Crete, Gortyna, Silver Drachm

Item Reference: C223010400 In Stock Share
Crete, Gortyna (c. 300-286 BC). AR Drachm. Obverse: Female head (Europa?) facing right, wearing a necklace and triple-pendant earring. Reverse: Bull right, head facing left. (Svoronos 91; Le Rider, Crétoises,…
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Description

Crete, Gortyna (c. 300-286 BC).

AR Drachm.

Obverse: Female head (Europa?) facing right, wearing a necklace and triple-pendant earring.
Reverse: Bull right, head facing left.

(Svoronos 91; Le Rider, Crétoises, pl. XX, 16).

Good Very Fine for issue.

5.65g.

Specification

Date c. 300 - 286 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Drachm

Coin Ruler

Gortyna

Country

Mainland Greece and the Islands

Coin House

Crete

Metal

Silver

References Svoronos 91; Le Rider, Crétoises, pl. XX, 16
Weight 5.65 g

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