Sicily, Selinos Silver Litra "Selinon Leaf, Celery" Circa 515-470 BC Rare
Sicily, Selinos AR Litra, Circa 515-470 BC. Obverse: Selinon leaf. Reverse: Selinon leaf in incuse circle. References: SNG ANS 687, SNG Klein 58 Rare. Size: 11mm, 0.64g. Numismatic Notes: A rare and intriguing type featuring the celery leaf! The obverse, unfortunately was struck with rusty dies. The reverse is incredibly choice, however! Appealing old-cabinet tone!