Coin type n° 525 (temporary)
HNO volumeCaria
Region
Islands off Caria
Mint
Kos
Ruler
Date (from)355
Date (to)335
ObverseHead of young Herakles right in lion skin headdress
ReverseΚΩΙΟΝ across claws of a crab; below, ΑΡΙΣΤΙΩΝ and club; all within square incuse with dotted border
Magistrate
Aristion
Metal
Silver
Standard
Chian-Rhodian
Denomination
Didrachm
Weight min-max6.23 - 6.97
Weight average6.53
Diameter min-max17 - 19
Diameter average18
Type rarity
Type referenceIngvaldsen 2002, Issue VII, 15-21
 

Specimens of this coin type
#CollectionPublicationDiameterWeightAxisHoardNotesImage
1LondonSNG von Aulock, 8171; Kricheldorf 11 (1962), 182; Ratto, 09.10.1934, 210; Naville XII (1926), 1872; Helbing, April 1913, 615; J. Hirsch 21, 16; Ingvaldsen 2002, 16a (O8/R11)18 mm6.68 gAvailable
2CopenhagenSNG Cop., 623; Ingvaldsen 2002, 16b (O8/R11)19 mm6.39 g6Acq. van Lennep 1892
3OxfordSNG Ashmolean XI, 404; Ingvaldsen 2002, 19a (O8/R14)17 mm6.37 g9Smyrna hoard ?Acq. Milne 1924 (Smyrna, 11/1912)Available
4Paris, FG 1196Waddington, 2726; Ingvaldsen 2002, 17a (O8/R12)19 mm6.23 gPictured
5Paris, FG 1205Ingvaldsen 2002, 20a (O9/R14)6.97 g9Available