Hemidrachm

Features

Issuer Thebes (Boeotia)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 425 BC - 375 BC
Value 1 Hemidrachm = 1/2 Drachm (1/2)
Currency Drachm
Composition Silver
Weight 2.66 g
Diameter 13 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 275388
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References HGCS# 4, 1348,
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 5 more volumes.
BCD Boiotia# 412,
Classical Numismatic Group (editor); 10 January 2006. The BCD Collection of the Coinage of Boiotia (Triton IX). Classical Numismatic Group, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States.
BMC Greek# 78
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

Boeotian shield

Reverse

Kantharos; above, club right; ΘE-BH flanking base; all within incuse square.

Lettering: ΘE BH

Mint

Thebes, Boeotia, modern-day Greece, Greece

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (425 BC - 375 BC) 

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold Hemidrachm
CNG
Triton XXIII
Lot 248
Internet Archive
Jan 14, 2020 XF USD 3600.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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