Royal Persian Coinage. ca. 450 to 330 BC. Rare type with Lion's head on reverse die.

Ancient Coins -  Royal Persian Coinage. ca. 450 to 330 BC. Rare type with Lion's head on reverse die.
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Denomination : Silver siglos.

Date : This type is though to have been issued between 420 and 375 BC.

Reference : BMC Arabia #110.

Size : 12.8 x 15.0 mm. Weight : 5.47 grams.

Grade : F/VF

Obverse : Persian King running right holding a bow in front and a dagger behind.

Reverse : Incuse irregular punch WITH A SMALL LION'S head which was engraved into the die. 

Examples with designs engraved into the reverse die are very scarce.

Price SKU: vcoin2017
US$ 155.00
  • € 125.92
  • £ 110.32
  • AUD 201.26
  • CHF 150.73
  • CAD 195.90

Rates for: 04/21/18

Ships from: Canada
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