Sicily, Akragas

2,500.00

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Description

425-426 BC. AR litra, 1.04 gr.

Obv: eagle to the left, holding snake in talons; behind its back AKPA.

Rev: crab seen from above, between its scissors A; below: fish (polyprion) to the right.

Ref: Rizzo pl. III, 7. From a Dutch collection, acquired privately from Tradart in the ‘90’s.

Extremely rare. Extremely fine.