Kyrenaica, Kyrene

1,000.00

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Description

Ca. 500-480 BC. AR hemidrachm, 2.12 gr.

Obv: silphium fruit (seed pod?).

Rev: winged female figure standing facing within incuse square.

Ref: BMC 24 = pl. IV, 18 and cf. BMC pl. IV, 6-8 (drachm with this reverse type).

Extremely rare. Uncleaned and as found. Very fine.