Circa 510-500/490 BC. Uniface AU presentation piece(?), 3.14 gr., 10 mm.
Obv: helmeted head of Athena to the right.
Ref: the style and size of the obverse used conform to Seltman’s Group L hemidrachms and Svoronos Plate 7, 17. Ex CNG 88 (2011), lot 235.
Unique. Pierced for suspension, slight die shift, spots of earthen encrustation. Good fine.
A rare and enigmatic piece from a turbulent period in this city’s existence.