Caria, Knidos, Silver Drachm

Item Reference: C223011966 In Stock Share
Caria, Knidos (c. 465‑449 BC) AR Drachm. Obverse: Forepart of a lion right. Reverse: Diademed bust of Aphrodite facing right. (SNG Copenhagen 230; James II, 2300). Good Very Fine or…
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Description

Caria, Knidos (c. 465‑449 BC) AR Drachm.

Obverse: Forepart of a lion right.
Reverse: Diademed bust of Aphrodite facing right.

(SNG Copenhagen 230; James II, 2300).

Good Very Fine or better for issue. A splendid portrait of Aphrodite.

6.22g.

Specification

Period c. 465 - 449 BC
Date c. 465-449 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Drachm

Coin Ruler

Knidos

Country

Asia Minor

Coin House

Caria

Metal

Silver

References SNG Copenhagen 230; James II, 2300
Weight 6.22 g

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