Minting Anomalies in Greek Sicily: Stepped Flans, Edge Ridges, and Edge Splits

Authors

  • William E. Daehn

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https://doi.org/10.32028/k.v6i.2339

Abstract

Numismatists have long sought to gain a better understanding of ancient Greek minting techniques, a subject for which no ancient written sources have survived. Although the topic has been the subject of numerous papers, some of these have been based more on speculation than on evidence. Fortunately, several researchers have conducted useful experiments in re-creating ancient minting techniques, and some of these have been quite informative.

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Published

14/12/2023

How to Cite

Daehn, W. E. (2023). Minting Anomalies in Greek Sicily: Stepped Flans, Edge Ridges, and Edge Splits. KOINON: The International Journal of Classical Numismatic Studies, 6, 50–60. https://doi.org/10.32028/k.v6i.2339

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Greek Coinage