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 2.41 g
Diameter 13.0 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 144439
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References HGCS# 4, 930
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 right

Reverse

Owl standing right, head facing. Boukranion and olive spray to the left, with city name on the right field

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

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