Ancient Coinage of Paphlagonia, Sesamos

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RecGen 1Sesamos, Paphlagonia. AR Drachm, 330-300 BC. 3.50 g. Laureate head of Zeus left / ΣHΣAMH, wreathed head of Demeter left, wearing earring and necklace, anchor above. RecGen 1; Hoover HGC 376; Winterthur 2400; Jameson 2547.TextImage
RecGen 3Sesamos, Paphlagonia. AE, 340-330 BC. 3.33 g. Laureate head of Zeus left / ΣH-ΣA, wreathed head of Demeter left, wearing earring and necklace; A before head. RecGen 3; Hoover HGC 379; SNG vA 195; Imhoof 19 in NZ VII.TextImage
SNG BMC 1328vSesamos, Paphlagonia AR Drachm. Circa 340-300 BC. Laureate head of Zeus left / ΣHΣAMH, wreathed head of Demeter left, in earring & necklace; A before. SNG BMC Black Sea 1328 var. (N on reverse); RecGen 4 var. (ditto); Hunter 234 (same reverse die).TextImage
Sear #3685Sesamos, Paphlagonia. Late 4th Century BC. AE 16mm. Laureate head of Zeus left / ΣH-ΣA, wreathed head of Demeter left, in looped earring & necklace. SNG BMC 1356. TextImage
See also: Search for Sesamos at CoinArchives.com
Entry for Sesamos on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Sesamus in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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