coinage of Abdera (540-345 B.C.)

by John Maunsell Frampton May

Publisher: Royal Numismatic Society in London

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Bibliography: p. [ix]-xi.

Statementby J.M.F. May ; edited by C.M. Kraay and G.K. Jenkins.
SeriesSpecial publication / Royal Numismatic Society -- no. 3
ContributionsKraay, Colin M., Jenkins, G. K.,
LC ClassificationsCJ559 A2 M38
The Physical Object
Number of Pages298
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Democritus (Greek: Δημόκριτος, Dēmókritos, "chosen of the people") (c. – c. BCE) was an Ancient Greek philosopher born in Abdera, Thrace, Greece. [1] A pupil of Leucippus, he was an influential pre-Socratic philosopher who formulated an atomic theory for the universe. [2]His exact contributions are difficult to disentangle from those of his mentor Leucippus, as they are. book The coinage of Abdera ( B.C.) John Maunsell Frampton May, Colin M Kraay, G. Kenneth Jenkins Published in in London by Royal Numismatic Society Services Services book Ainos, its history and coinage, B.C. John Maunsell Frampton May Published in. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Full text of "The electrum coinage of Cyzicus" See other formats.

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Abdera is a municipality in the Xanthi Prefecture of Thrace, classical antiquity, it was a major Greek polis on the Thracian coast. The ancient polis is to be distinguished from the municipality, which was named in its honor.

The polis lay 17 km east-northeast of the mouth of the Nestos River, almost directly opposite the island of was a colony placed in previously Administrative region: East Macedonia and Thrace. ABDERA (ca – B.C.) (town close to the village of Coinage of Abdera book See WildWinds Abdera page for coins which are not yet linked to this page - Autonomous coins, Silver.

Concave square and ox’s head left within. Rev.: Griffin seated left on its hindlegs. 11 mm. Plate XV AΣΠA. Additional Physical Format: Online version: May, John Maunsell Frampton. Coinage of Abdera, B.C.

London, Royal Numismatic Society, (OCoLC) THRACE, Abdera, (//45 B.C.), silver drachm (hemidrachm Sear), ( g), obv. Griffin springing to left with both forelegs raised, above AB**D* and below HPITXE**WN*, rev.

around **EPI OM HROU*, within linear square laureate head of Apollo to right, shallow incuse square, (cf.S, May [Coinage of Abdera] ); Thrace, Byzantion, (c B.C.), silver siglos (Persian standard.

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This book covers Roman provincial coins of Abdera, Ainos, Anchialus, Apollonia Pontica, Augusta Traiana, Bizya, Byzantium, Deultum, Hadrianopolis, Maroneia, Mesembria, Nicopolis ad Nestum, and Pautalia.

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bc), succeeded in establishing a colony there that developed a brisk trade with the Thracian was a prosperous member of the Delian League in the 5th century but was crippled early in the 4th. Other studies examine the social, economic and historical contexts of coinages from Abdera, Athens, "Lete," Lydia, Mylasa, and Side, and present new interpretative approaches to "cooperative" coinage and those from archaeological : Peter Van Alfen.

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Contents: Hélène Nicolet-Pierre. Les. Author: Daniel Silvermintz; Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The presocratic philosopher Protagoras of Abdera (– BC), founder of the sophistic movement, was famously agnostic towards the existence and nature of the gods, and was the proponent of the doctrine that 'man is the measure of all things'.

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He began his royal coinage at Pella () shortly after came Amphipolis and so on. The island of Thasos retained its independence until at leastfor it supported Byzantium against Philip in. ABDERA, a town on the coast of Thrace near the mouth of the Nestos, and almost opposite Thasos.

Its mythical foundation was attributed to Heracles, its historical to a colony from Clazomenae in the 7th century B.C. But its prosperity dates from B.C., when the majority of the people of Teos migrated to Abdera after the Ionian revolt to escape the Persian yoke (Herod.