Definition of Didrachms
1. didrachm [n] - See also: didrachm
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Literary usage of Didrachms
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. On the Chronological Sequence of the Coins of Ephesus by Barclay Vincent Head (1880)
"Forepart of stag right, head turned hack; in field left, magistrate's name :— 18 The greater part of this recent find of didrachms belongs at the present ..."
2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"The autonomous coins are very .varied. The obverse of the didrachms of ... Of Chersonesus, the port of Lyctus, there are didrachms of coarse ..."
3. The Numismatic Circularby Spink & Son by Spink & Son (1908)
"In 545 BC the drachms of Phocaea weighed 58.5 grs, and we find drachms of Velia of about that weight, and some of 60 grs. The didrachms vary from 115 to 123 ..."
4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"Of the early time of good art there are didrachms of Cnossus with the head of Persephone and an unknown divinity, and the labyrinthine pattern enclosing the ..."
5. A Dictionary of the Bible: Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, Geography by William Smith, John Mee Fuller (1893)
"H»d two didrachms been found by St. Peter the receive! t of tribute would scarcely have taken them ; and, no doubt, the ordinary coin paid was that ..."