Olbia in Thrace, bronze dolphin coin. ca. 5th century BC. Inscribed APIXO. RARE TYPE.

Ancient Coins - Olbia in Thrace, bronze dolphin coin.  ca. 5th century BC. Inscribed APIXO.  RARE TYPE.
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Denomination : Bronze Dolphin (the exact denomination is not known).

Reference : Anokhin-21.  SNG COP - 67.  SNG BMC BLACK SEA 375.

Size : 30.3 X 12.0 mm. Weight : 3.32 grams.

Grade : gVF with a very dark grey green patina. Gold dolphin form and very clear inscription.

Obverse : The Greek inscription APIXO.

Reverse : details of the dolphin's form.

Provenance : ex CNG.   Their tag, which I believe is from the 1990's, is included.

Price SKU: vcoin5147
US$ 275.00
  • € 237.15
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  • AUD 368.01
  • CHF 274.50
  • CAD 361.01

Rates for: 06/15/18

Ships from: Canada
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