95th Olympiad Silver Tetradrachm from Elis Olympia - 400 BC

Ancient Coins - 95th Olympiad Silver Tetradrachm from Elis Olympia - 400 BC
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A rare silver tetradrachm from Elis, Olympia, issued for the 95th Olympiad, circa 400 BC.


The obverse with the head of Hera, wearing a stephane decorated with palmettes.


The reverse with a flaming thunderbolt, surrounded by a laurel wreath, F A either side.



Weight: 11.55 g


Diameter: 24.20 mm


Ex mount, with remnants of old solder from attachment loop.


Provenance:


English private collection, acquired late 19th - early 20th century.

Ancient Coins - 95th Olympiad Silver Tetradrachm from Elis Olympia - 400 BC
Price SKU: 42225
US$ 2,200.00
  • € 1,879.22
  • £ 1,667.34
  • AUD 2,971.04
  • CHF 2,188.91
  • CAD 2,894.56

Rates for: 07/17/18

Ships from: United Kingdom