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Kolophon, Ionia, 330 - 285 B.C.
Colophon was destroyed by Lysimachus c. 285 B.C., after which Colophon failed to recover and lost its importance. The name was actually transferred to the port village of Notium.
GB59094. Bronze AE 18, Milne Kolophon 140A-C; Waddington 1498; BMC Ionia -; SNG Cop -; SNGvA -; SNG München -; SNG Tüb -; SNG Keckman -, VF, nice patina
, Kolophon (near Degirmendere Fev, Turkey) mint, weight 4.8191g, maximum diameter 17.0mm, die axis 315o
, magistrate Telegonos, 330 - 285 B.C.; obverse laureate head of Apollo right; reverse KOΛ, horseman prancing right, chlamys flying behind, spear in right hand, lyre upper left, magistrate's name THΛEΓONOΣ below; rare with this magistrate
Catalog current as of Tuesday, July 16, 2019.
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