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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1925
Title
Trihemiobol of Argos
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
280-260 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Argos (Argolis)
Period
Hellenistic period, Early
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170562
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
1.51 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
trihemiobol
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: A-P
Provenance
Helbing, 8 Nov. 1928, 4014
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
cf. BCD Pelop 1097-9
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Loan from the Trustees of the Arthur Stone Dewing Greek Numismatic Foundation
Object Number
1.1965.1925
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Head of Hera to r., wearing stephane

Reverse: Palladium of Athena standing r. holding spear and shield

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