Bronze Æ19

Features

Issuer Dyrrachion (Illyria)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 100 BC - 50 BC
Value Æ 19
Currency Drachm
Composition Bronze
Weight 5.6 g
Diameter 19 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 300573
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References BMC Greek# 166,
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.
SNG Cop# 509
Niels Breitenstein, Willy Schwabacher; 1942. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: Royal Collection of Coins and Medals. Danish National Museum / Volume 1. Italy, Part 1 : Etruria - Campania. Einar Munksgaard, Copenhagen, Denmark.
And 43 more volumes.

Obverse

Laureate head of Zeus to right.

Reverse

Legend and tripod, all within wreath.

Script: Greek

Lettering:
ΣKΥΡ-ΘANA
ΔΥΡ

Translation:
Magistrate "Skyrthana".
"Dyrrhachium" city.

Mint

Dyrrhachium, Macedonia, modern-day Durrës, Albania

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (100 BC - 50 BC) 

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