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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1826
Title
Drachm of Phlius
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
429-420 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Phlius (Phliasia)
Period
Classical period, High
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170661
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
5.78 g
Die Axis
12
Denomination
drachm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: ΦΛΕΙΑ
  • Reverse Inscription: ΣΙΟΝ
Provenance
Robinson collection
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
BCD Pelop 88-9
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
1.1965.1826
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Bull butting r., possible mark or die break above

Reverse: Wheel in incuse square

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