Country Messene (Messenia)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 125 BC - 100 BC
Value 1 Hexachalkon = 6/8 Obol = 6/48 Drachm (6/48)
Currency Drachm
Composition Bronze
Weight 6.62 g
Diameter 21.0 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes


Head of Demeter facing left, hair wreathed with grain


Zeus Ithomatas standing right, hurling a thunderbolt and holding an eagle on outstretched arm. Behind, a monogram within a wreath and before it, a tripod. Name of the magistrate on the right



BCD Peloponnesos 733-735

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (125 BC - 100 BC) 

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Catalog Messene Hexachalkon