Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, Silver Drachm

Item Reference: C190013046 Sold Share
Thrace, Apollonia Pontika. Silver Drachm, c. 450-410 BC. Obverse: Inverted anchor. Reverse: Gorgoneion, tongue protruding, serpents forming curls around head, all within an incuse circle. (SNG Stancomb 34 (this coin)…
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Description

Thrace, Apollonia Pontika.

Silver Drachm, c. 450-410 BC.

Obverse: Inverted anchor.
Reverse: Gorgoneion, tongue protruding, serpents forming curls around head, all within an incuse circle.

(SNG Stancomb 34 (this coin) = Corpus Nummorum 6294 (this coin); SNG BM Black Sea 151; HGC 3, 1320).

Extremely Fine, a little off-centre.

Ex. William Stancomb Collection; published in Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum, Great Britain, Volume XI, The William Stancomb Collection of Coins of the Black Sea Region (Oxford, 2000);
This coin published in Corpus Nummorum (www.corpus-nummorum.eu).

3.41g.

Specification

Period c 450 - 410 BC
Date c. 450-410 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Drachm

Coin Ruler

Apollonia Pontika

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Thrace

Metal

Silver

References SNG Stancomb 34 (this coin) = Corpus Nummorum 6294 (this coin); SNG BM Black Sea 151; HGC 3, 1320
Weight 3.41 g

Provenance

Ex. William Stancomb Collection; published in Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum, Great Britain, Volume XI, The William Stancomb Collection of Coins of the Black Sea Region (Oxford, 2000);
This coin published in Corpus Nummorum (www.corpus-nummorum.eu).

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