1/16 Shekel Hippocamp

1/16 Shekel (Hippocamp) -  obverse1/16 Shekel (Hippocamp) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Tyre (Phoenician cities)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 360 BC - 332 BC
Value 1/16 Shekel (1/16)
Currency Drachm
Composition Silver
Weight 0.31 g
Diameter 10 mm
Thickness 0.7 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 171510
Numista (https://numista.com)
References GCV# 5916,
David R. Sear; 2004. Greek Coins and Their Values / Volume 1. Europe. Seaby, London, United Kingdom.
And 1 more volumes.
BMC Greek# 26.233
Reginald Stuart Poole; 1876. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum / Volume 2. Sicily. British Museum, London, United Kingdom.
And 26 more volumes.

Obverse

Hippocamp left, waves below.

Reverse

Owl standing gauche, head facing, with transversal crook and Egyptian flail.

Edge

Plain

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (360 BC - 332 BC) 

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