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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.350.75
Title
Coin of Tiryns
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
340-320 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Tiryns (Argolis)
Period
Classical period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/168226
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
1.57 g
Die Axis
10
Denomination
chalkous
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: ΤΙΡΥΝ-ΟΙΩΝ
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
cf. BCD Pelop 1285.1
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of H. Bartlett Wells, Class of 1929
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.350.75
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo to r.

Reverse: Palm tree with inscription on either side of trunk

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