Royal Persian Coinage. Time of Darius I, ca. 522 to 480 BC. Silver siglos.

Ancient Coins - Royal Persian Coinage. Time of Darius I, ca. 522 to 480 BC.  Silver siglos.
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These half figure type sigloi are considered to be the earliers coins in this series showing the Persian King and are dated to the time of Darius probably right around or just before 500 BC.

Denomination : Silver siglos.

Reference : Sear Greek - 3427.  Carradice 10.

Size : 11.1 x 16.5 mm.  Weight : 5.30 grams.

Grade : VF fairly good strike.  The metal is crystaline but this looks far more dramatic on the image than it does with the actual coin in hand.

Obverse : Half figure of the Persian king holding a bow and arrow.

Reverse : Incuse rectangular punch.

Provenance : ex Darcy Phalen collection.

价格 品种: vcoin4727
US$ 695.00
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利率: 07/20/18

发货从: Canada
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