Dichalkon Megaris

Dichalkon (Megaris) -  obverseDichalkon (Megaris) -  reverse

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Country Megara
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 350 BC - 275 BC
Value 1 Dichalkon = 2 chalkoi = 1 tetartemorion = 1/4 obol = 1/24 drachm (1/24)
Composition Bronze
Weight 2.93 g
Diameter 15 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized Yes
References Kroll# 643,
The Greek Coins (Athenian Agora, Vol. 26) Volume XXVI Edition
by John H. Kroll and‎ Alan S. Walker
(American School of Classical Studies 1993)
BCDPelop# 9.5,
LHS Numismatics. Coins of Peloponnesos. The BCD Collection. Catalog of public auction 96, 8-9 May 2006.
by BCD
HGCS# 4-1797
The Handbook of Greek Coinage Series
by Oliver D. Hoover
(Classical Numismatic Group)


Galley's prow left, tripod above it.


Two doplins forming a circle, inscription within.

Lettering: MEΓ



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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (350 BC - 275 BC) 

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