and , 24 January 41 - 48 A.D., Knossos,
was Claudius' 3rd wife and mother of and . They were married when she was 14. In 48 A.D., while was away in , even though she was married to the emperor, married her lover, Gaius Silius. Silius was executed and driven to suicide.SH74280. Bronze AE 20, 1001 (rev ending ) or 1002, 214 ( ) or 212, -, -, aVF, crowded , 4.393 g, maximum 20.4 mm, 180o, Knossos mint, Cytherus und Capito, 41 A.D.; TI CLAVDIVS AVG , of left; [CAPITONE CYTHERONTE ] or [CYTHERO CAPITONE] (end of off ), draped of right; extremely ; $430.00 (€382.70)
Gortyna, , 4th Century B.C.
Gortyna in the southern of central , rivaled Cnossus in wealth and importance. A Gortynian decree of the third or second century B.C. required, under a penalty, the use of "the bronze money which the city has put in circulation," and established a to be paid by any one who "accepts in payment silver obols."GS77556. Silver , p. 161, 32, pl. XIII, 6; II 7111; -; -; -; -, aVF, , 5.102 g, maximum 22.9 mm, Gortyna mint, 4th century B.C.; and neck of bull right, turned slightly facing, round object to right from ; right, wearing of grain and cross-folded , rosette-shaped ear ornament and necklace, of dotted square from , concave ; ex & Mosch auction 233 (6 Oct 2015), of lot 3109; $320.00 (€284.80)
Polyrhenion, , c. 330 - 280 B.C.
GB73555. Bronze AE 11, 534, 3357, p. 68, 17, gVF, green with earthen highlighting, 1.301 g, maximum 10.5 mm, 180o, Polyrhenion mint, c. 330 - 280 B.C.; round , bull's in center, of dots; arrow-head pointed upwards, Π−O/Λ−Y flanking in two lines; $145.00 (€129.05)
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