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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1928
Title
Hemidrachm of Argos
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
90-50 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Argos (Argolis)
Period
Hellenistic period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170563
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.36 g
Die Axis
1
Denomination
hemidrachm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: ΛΥΔIΑΔΑ
Provenance
Robinson coll. Acq. Seltman, 1909.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
cf. BCD Pelop 1174
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
1.1965.1928
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Forepart of wolf l.

Reverse: Alpha in incuse square with boar's head below and inscription across

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