Barce, Silver Tetradrachm

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Cyrenaica, Barce. Silver Tetradrachm, c. 450-440 BC. Obverse: Silphium plant with two pairs of leaves and five umbels. Reverse: BAP, pearl-diademed, bearded and horned head of Zeus Ammon facing right.…
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Description

Cyrenaica, Barce.

Silver Tetradrachm, c. 450-440 BC.

Obverse: Silphium plant with two pairs of leaves and five umbels.
Reverse: BAP, pearl-diademed, bearded and horned head of Zeus Ammon facing right.

(Traité 1949; BMC 7)

Very Rare. A well struck plant and beautiful portrait of Zeus Ammon with some pleasing iridescent hues. Nearly Extremely Fine.

17.41g.

Specification

Period c. 450 - 440 BC
Date c. 450-440 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Barce

Country

Africa

Coin House

Kyrenaica

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Barce

References Traité 1949; BMC 7.
Weight 17.41 g

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