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Ancient Nomos Art is a museum of galleries exhibiting ancient coins and ancient mint maps. The coin gallery displays the diverse art and history of hand-crafted ancient Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Persian and Medieval coinage. The ancient mints mapping gallery features Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Asia Minor and Medieval mint city regions and territories. Visitor's are welcome to explore, study and enjoy Ancient Nomos Art.

 

Greek, Argolis – 270 BC

Argolis, Argos

From Ancient Galleries

Obverse: Forepart of a Wolf at bay facing left; Θ (theta) above.
Reverse: Large A in center; Δ-E across in the upper field; below, eagle standing right on harpa.

LEGEND SYMBOLS
Obv: Forepart of a Wolf at bay facing left; Θ (theta) above. Rev: Large A (alpha) in center; Δ-E (delta epsilon) across in the upper field; below, eagle standing right on harpa right; all within incuse square.

 

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The legends, documentation, and attribution for the above Argos triobol exhibits are currently in review. Please come back to visit this item again in the next few weeks.

 

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DOCUMENTATION
Value: Triobol. Metal: AR Silver. Weight: 2.52 grams. Mint: Argolis, Argos. Date: Circa 270-260 BC.
Attribution: BCD Peloponnesos 1109–10; HGC 5, 670; British Museum Collection 79-80; Mycenae plate 10, 8-9.

Legend, Documentation and Attribution

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