Coin type n° 616 (temporary)
HNO volumeCaria
Region
Islands off Caria
Mint
Karpathos
Ruler
Date (from)500
Date (to)480
ObverseTwo large dolphins, one leaping left over one leaping right; below a smaller dolphin leaping right; all within a linear square and dotted square with the two upper corners with floral ornements; above right, ΠΟΣ
ReverseTwo rectangular punches divided by broad band
Magistrate
Metal
Silver
Standard
Milesian
Denomination
Stater
Weight min-max13.56 - 13.65
Weight average13.60
Diameter min-max20 - 24
Diameter average22
Type rarity
Type referenceBMC Caria, p. 192, 1
 

Specimens of this coin type
#CollectionPublicationDiameterWeightAxisHoardNotesImage
1BostonBrett, 2011; Warren, 118221 mm13.56 gPictured
2SkopbankSNG Keckman I, 283; NFA 18 (Dec. 1987), 349; Rosen, 640; Asyut, 69224 mm13.65 g12Asyut hoard (IGCH, 1644; CH II, 17; IV, 11; VIII, 44; IX, 680)Available
3Berlin, 1900 Imhoof-BlumerImhoof-Blumer 1874, p. 153, 2; Traité I-2, 73320 mm13.58 gAvailable