Caria, Halikarnassos, ca. 450 to 340 BC, silver hemiobol.

Ancient Coins - Caria, Halikarnassos, ca. 450 to 340 BC, silver hemiobol.
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Denomination : Silver hemiobol

Date : ca. 450 to 340 BC. 

Size : 7.0 x 7.5 mm   Weight : 0.42 grams (this is a rather small coin). 

Reference : SNG Kayhan 998 variety. 

Grade : VF/gVF but the obverse is a little off-centre.  Very dark grey-blue toning.

Obverse : Ram head right.

Reverse : Head of a young male right, with A to the lower left.   While the A could be short for the ancient Greek for of the name of this city (which starts with an A rather than a H) that is un-likely as the type is know with several different letters in that position. 

Provenance : ex Darcy Phalen collection.


 

Price SKU: vcoin4730
US$ 95.00
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Rates for: 04/25/18

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