Royal Persian Coinage. ca. 420 to 375 BC. Silver Siglos. ANIMALS IN REVERSE PUNCH.

Ancient Coins - Royal Persian Coinage. ca. 420 to 375 BC. Silver Siglos.  ANIMALS IN REVERSE PUNCH.
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Denomination : Silver siglos.   Date : by Carradice to between 420 and 375 BC.

Reference : Sear Greek - 4682 variety.  Carradice type III B, 27 ff variety.

Size : 12.6 x 17.0 mm.  Weight : 5.28 grams.

Grade : gVF, minor porosity.

Obverse : Persian king running right holding a bow in front and a spear over his shoulder.

Reverse : Incuse rectangular punch, in which one can see two small animals, possibly cows.

Provenance : ex Darcy Phalen collection.  ex Gorny & Mosch, March 7, 2006, auction 147, lot #1544.

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