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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1788
Title
Drachm of Dyrrhachium
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
315-270 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Dyrrhachium (Illyria)
Period
Hellenistic period, Middle
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170800
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.04 g
Die Axis
9
Denomination
drachm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: Δ
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Dewing 1788; Meta p. 174
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
1.1965.1788
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Heracles r., in lion skin.
Rev.: Pegasus flying r.

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