Coin - Ae13, Boeotia, Ancient Greek States, 196-146 BC Numismatics Reg. No: NU 2137

A copper coin possibly issued by the town of Thebes in Boeotia, 196-146 BC
Mint: uncertain
Reference: BMC Central Greece p.43 no.108
Die Axis: 01
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 13 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 1.841 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: boeotian shields, tridents
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Ancient Greek States - Boeotia
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 196-146 BC
Obverse Description: Boeotian shield
Reverse Description: Trident head decorated
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: off-round
Material: Bronze
Issued By: Thebes, Boeotia, Ancient Greek States, 196-146 BC
References: Sear vol.1 p.227 no.2415
BMC Central Greece p.43 no.108
  1. [Book], Barclay Head, Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Central Greece, British Museum, London, 1884, 43 Pages
  2. [Book], David Sear, Greek Coins and Their Values, Europe, Seaby, B.A. Ltd., London, 1978, 227 Pages

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