Caria, Knidos (Cnidus) AE 17 "Lion Head & Archaic Aphrodite in Incuse" Very Rare

Ancient Coins - Caria, Knidos (Cnidus) AE 17 "Lion Head & Archaic Aphrodite in Incuse" Very Rare
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Caria, Knidos (Cnidus). Circa 6th-5th Century BC. Obverse: Head of roaring lion right. Reverse: Archaic head of Aphrodite right within incuse square. References: BMC –, Sear 1750 ff (except in AE) Very Rare. Size: 17mm, 4.50g. Numismatic Notes: A very rare AE denomination of Knidos! This type mimics the design of the contemporary drachms, but was struck as an AE denomination seemingly with its own dies!
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