Leontini in Sicily. ca. 405 to 402 BC. AE tetras.

Ancient Coins - Leontini in Sicily.  ca. 405 to 402 BC.  AE tetras.
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Denomination : Bronze tetras.  Mint : Leontini.

Date : 405 to 402 BC.

Size : 13.5 x 14.0 mm.  Weight : 1.96 grams.

Reference : Sear-1118.  CNS 3.   SNG ANS 270.

Grade : good Fine / VF with a dark green patina.

Obverse : Laureate head of Apollo right, with LEON to the right (all of the inscription can be read on the coin but is slightly weak), and a barley corn behind.

Reverse : Tripod-lebes flanked by two grains of what is probably barley, with three dots as a denomination marks for a trias below.  Two of the dots are clear, but the third is very faint.

Sear incorrectly lists this type as a trias.

Price SKU: vcoin4833
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Rates for: 07/18/18

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