Amisos in Pontus. Late 2nd to early 1st century BC. AE 21. Mithradatic War period.

Ancient Coins - Amisos in Pontus.  Late 2nd to early 1st century BC.  AE 21.  Mithradatic War period.
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Denomination : 21 mm bronze.

Date : late 2nd to early 1st century BC.

Size : 20.2 x 21.6 mm.  Weight :  6.54 grams.

Reference : Sear Greek - 3642.

Grade : Good Fine, although technically VF with a weak strike in the center.  Dark brown patina with some brassy metal showing on the high points.  What look like scratches around the top of the reverse are the remains of file marks from when the flan was filed flat before striking, and are a fairly normal feature on these coins. 

Obverse : Aegis with a Gorgon's head in the center.

Reverse : Nike walking right, holding a palm branch, with AMI SOU across, and two Greek letter monograms by the legs.

Price SKU: vcoin4645
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Rates for: 04/25/18

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