Cyclades, Paros

1,300.00

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Description

Thouri-, magistrate. Mid 2nd-1st century BC. AR drachm, 3.83 gr.

Obv: wreathed head of Demeter to the right.

Rev: ΠAPI ΘOYPI in two lines within wreath.

Ref: Rhousopoulos 3168 var. (magistrate); ZfN 7, 18. Ex CNA XXI (1992), lot 73 (with ticket).

Extremely rare Hellenistic issue of Paros. Very fine.

This late magistrate issue of Paros, as a series, is greatly underrepresented in the published collections.