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Ancient Coinage of Crete, Chersonesos

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BMC 11Chersonesos, Crete. Circa 300-220 BC. AE 13mm (2.43 gm). Head of Athena / Prow. SNG Copenhagen 366; BMC Crete 11. TextImage
Paris 82Chersonesos, Crete. AE17. Helmeted head of Athena right / XE-Ρ(Σ) across upper fields, ΣY-Σ across lower fields, owl standing right, head facing, wings closed. Paris 82, described in Longperier in Revue Num. 1843. Not in Svoronos.TextImage
SNG Cop 844Chersonesos, Crete or Thrace. AE 13mm. ca 350 BC. Lion's head left / Barley grain. TextImage
Svoronos 1cfCrete, Chersonesus AR Stater. ca 300-280 BC. Head of the nymph Britomartis left, in pendant earring / Apollo seated right on phiale(?), holding lyre in right hand. TextImage
Svoronos 30Chersonesos, Crete. ca 300-67 BC. AE17, 5.32 g. Helmeted head of Athena right / XEΡ beneath prow of galley left within circle of dots. Svoronos 30; SNG Cop 363; BMC 7.TextImage
Download Svoronos: Numismatique de la Crète Ancienne from archive.org. In French
Entry for chersonesos on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Chersonesos in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Chersonesos in the ANS Database

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