Illyria, Dyrrhachium. After 229 BC. Silver drachm

Ancient Coins - Illyria, Dyrrhachium. After 229 BC. Silver drachm
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Dyrrhachium. After 229 BC.

Denomination : Silver drachm.

Reference : Sear Greek - 1900 to 1901 variety

Size : 16.0 x 17.0 mm. Weight : 3.15 grams.

Grade : gF with weak areas.

Obverse : Cow with calf, with head of Apollo above, and the moneyers name XENWN above the cow's back, with a small eagle above the name.

Reverse : Double star pattern in a square, with an inscription naming the city around, but much of the name is not struck up.

This type is from very late in the Dyrrhachium series, at a time when there was a high mint production and most coins were struck carelessly.

Price SKU: vcoin984
US$ 32.50
  • € 28.64
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  • CHF 32.33
  • CAD 43.45

Rates for: 12/12/18

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