Greek Coins and Their Values Volume 1: Europe

Greek Coins and Their Values Volume 1: Europe

By: David R. Sear (author)Hardback

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Description

The first volume of this catalogue deals with the issues of the Greek cities in Spain, Gaul, Italy, Sicily, Macedon and Thrace, Illyria and Central Greece, the Peloponnese, the Aegean Islands and Crete; also the Punic and Romano-Celtiberian coinage of Spain, and the Celtic coinages of Gaul, Britain (uninscribed issues), and Central Europe. The primary arrangement is geographical (west to east) and the listings are divided between Archaic issues (before circa 480 BC) and Classical and Hellenistic (later 5th century down to 1st century BC).

Contents

Part 1: on collecting Greek coins; a brief account of Greek history and the development of coinage; Greek coin types; principal deities; weight standards and denominations; the dating of Greek coins; books of reference; ancient alphabets. Part 2 Spain: early coinage; Romano-Celtiberian coinage; later coinage - Phoenician cities; Latin issues. Part 3 Gaul: Greek coinage; coinage of the Gaulish tribes; coinage of the Roman colonies. Part 4 Britain: early and later uninscribed issues. Part 5 Celtic coins of Central Europe and Asia Minor. Part 6 Italy: archaic period; classical and Hellenistic periods - precious and base metal issues. Part 7 Sicily: archaic period; classical and Hellenistic periods - precious and base metal issues. Part 8 Northern Greece: archaic period; classical and Hellenistic periods. Part 9 Illyria and Central Greece: archaic period; classical and Hellenistic periods. Part 10 Peloponnesos: archaic period; classical and Hellenistic periods. Part 11 The Cyclades: archaic period; classical and Hellenistic periods. Part 12 Crete.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780713478495
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 316
  • ID: 9780713478495
  • ISBN10: 0713478497

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