coin project
Please support our sponsors


Log In | Register
[83917 Coins (44238 Unverified)]
 
 
Search
Advanced Search
Search By Coin ID
 
 
Home
ANCIENT/BYZANTINE
Ancient Africa (157)
MEDIEVAL/EARLY WORLD
Germany (30)
MODERN WORLD
COUNTERFEITS AND IMITATIONS
 
Submit New Coin(s)
 
Sponsors page
Terms of Service
Contact Us
About Us
FAQ Page
Coin Detail
Click here to see enlarged image.
ID:     710266
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     BOEOTIA
City:     Tanagra
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Early-mid 4th century
Weight:     0.93 g
Obverse Description:     Boiotian shield
Reverse Description:     Forepart of horse right in incuse concave circle
Primary Reference:     Head, Boeotia P. 52
Reference2:     TraitÉ III 349, pl. CCIV, 13
Reference3:     Pozzi 1397 = Pozzi (Boutin) 3221
Reference4:     SNG Delepierre 1341 (same dies)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=75693
Grade:     Good VF, even cabinet tone, minor porosity
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 266 ($300)Ex Stack's 15 March 1979, lot 110.It is assumed here that the anepigraphic reverses are the earliest among the many varieties of Tanagra's Hellenistic obols