Hemihekte

Features

Issuer Kyzikos (Mysia)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 600 BC - 550 BC
Value 1 Hemihekte = 1⁄12 Stater (28⁄12)
Currency Electrum (600-330BC)
Composition Electrum
Weight 1.35 g
Diameter 7.5 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered, incuse
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 133958
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Von Fritze# 18,
Hans von Fritze, Hugo Gaebler; 1907. Nomisma / Band 1 : Untersuchung auf dem Gebiete der Antiken Münzkunde. Mayer & Müller, Berlin, Germany.
And 11 more volumes.
H&L III# 27.1
Silvia Mani Hurter, Hans-Joachim Liewald; 2006. Die Frühesten Typen der Elektronprägung von Kyzikos : Thunfische, Thunfischköpfe und -hinterhälften. Schweizerische Numismatische Gesellschaft, Zürich, Switzerland.

Obverse

Tail of a tunny facing left on a raised disk.

Reverse

Quadripartite incuse square.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (600 BC - 550 BC) 

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