Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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coin

Mint

Mysia, Pergamum

Denomination

"cistophorus"

Date

2nd cent. BC

Material

silver

Method of manufacture

struck

Size

29 mm

Weight

12,28 g

Inventory №

729

Provenance

Moscow University

Obverse

Cista mystica from which a serpent issues; all in ivy-wreath.

Reverse

Two coiled serpents with heads erected; between them, bow-case; to r., poppy; to l., monogram; above, KA and monogram.

Publication

Oreshnikov 1891 (№728);