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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.1144
Title
Hemidrachm of Argos
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
330-270 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Argos (Argolis)
Period
Hellenistic period, Early
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/181292
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.66 g
Die Axis
6
Denomination
triobol
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: A-P
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
cf. BCD Pelop 1094
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.1144
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Forepart of wolf to l.

Reverse: Alpha with crescent below and A-P across top; all within incuse square

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