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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1833
Title
Drachm of Sikyon
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
335-330 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Sikyon (Sikyonia)
Period
Classical period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170658
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
5.74 g
Die Axis
3
Denomination
drachm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: ΣΕ
  • Reverse Inscription: I
Provenance
Spink, NCirc 1955, 16989.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
cf. BCD Pelop 227-230
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
1.1965.1833
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Chimaera, l., with ΣΕ below
Reverse: Dove flying l. with iota below neck, all within olive wreath

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