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Symbolic objects > Obverses
PREFERRED TERM
1614Obverses  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • The depictions on the head's side of a coin, produced by the obverse die. They are most often potraits or other forms of head which sometimes, mainly from the Hellenistic period onwards, provide an indication of the authority responsible for issuing the coin.
SOURCE
  • Meadows 2016
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Iakovidou Athena (AA)
CREATOR
  • Iakovidou Athena (AA)
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https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1614
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