Hekte

Features

Country Mytilene (Lesbos)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 377 BC - 326 BC
Value 1 Hekte = 1/6 EL Stater = 28/6 Drachm (28/6)
Currency Drachm
Composition Electrum
Weight 2.54 g
Diameter 10.0 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 178790
Numista (https://numista.com)
References Bodenstedt# 103,
Friedrich Bodenstedt; 1981. Die Elektronmünzen von Phokaia und Mytilene. Ernst Wasmuth, Tübingen, Germany.
HGCS# 6, 1029
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

Laureate head of Zeus right and small serpent before chin

Reverse

Ead of Herakles right, wearing lion skin, within linear square

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (377 BC - 326 BC) 

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