Chalkon - Melekiathon


Country Kition (Cyprus)
(Cyprus (ancient))
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 392 BC - 362 BC
Value 1 Chalkon = 1/48 Drachm (1/48)
Currency Drachm
Composition Bronze
Weight 1.92 g
Diameter 12.0 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References SNG Cop# 20
Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: Royal Collection of Coins and Medals Danish National Museum
by Various authors
(Einar Munksgaard, Copenhagen, 1942-79)


Herakles striding right, brandishing his club with his right hand and with his lionskin over his outstretched left arm


Bust of Aphrodite to left wearing mural-like stephane, triple pendant earring, necklace and robes

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (392 BC - 362 BC) 

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Catalog Kition Chalkon - Melekiathon