Chalkon

Features

Country Thyrrheion (Akarnania)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 300 BC - 250 BC
Value 1 Chalkon = 1/8 Obol = 1/48 Drachm (1/48)
Currency Drachm
Composition Bronze
Weight 2.69 g
Diameter 14.0 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 144436
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References HGCS# 4, 931
Oliver D. Hoover; 2018. The Handbook of Greek Coinage Series / Volume 1. Handbook of Coins of Italy and Magna Graecia : Sixth to First Centuries BC. Classical Numismatic Group, Lancaster, Pennsylvania - London, United Kingdom.
And 10 more volumes.

Obverse

Helmeted head of Athena facing left

Reverse

Owl standing facing right, with head facing. Boukranion and olive spray to the left

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (300 BC - 250 BC) 

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