Macedon, Chalkidian League


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Olynthos, ca. 410-401 BC. AR tetradrachm, 14.16 gr., 24.8 mm.

Obv: laureate head of Apollo to the right.

Rev. ΧΑΛΚΙΔΕΩΝ; kithara with seven strings; all within very shallow incuse square.

Ref: SNG Lockett 1308 (this obverse die); SNG ANS 474; SNG Copenhagen 242.

A head of Apollo of particularly endearing style. Extremely fine.