coin project
Ancient Coin Collectors Guild
Please support our sponsors

Log In | Register
[83798 Coins (44239 Unverified)]
Advanced Search
Search By Coin ID
Ancient Africa (157)
Ancient East (4671)
Ancient Spain (872)
Byzantine (753)
Celtic (372)
Goths, Vandals (259)
Greek (22567)
Roman Imperial (32425)
Roman Provincial (8278)
Roman Republican & Imperatorial (2318)
Ancient and Medieval India (72)
Ancient and Medieval Far East (10245)
Central Europe and Italy (20)
Eastern Europe and Scandinavia (55)
Germany (30)
Islamic (22)
Western Europe (102)
Africa (5)
Asia (0)
Australia and the Pacific Islands (0)
Europe (17)
North America (0)
South America (0)
Ancient Imitations (444)
Modern Forgeries of Ancient Coins (19)
Medieval Imitations (0)
Modern Forgeries of Medieval Coins (0)
Modern Forgeries of Modern Coins (0)
Submit New Coin(s)
Sponsors page
Terms of Service
Contact Us
About Us
FAQ Page
Coin Detail
Click here to see enlarged image.
ID:     77000151
Type:     Greek
Region:     BOEOTIA
City:     Copae
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Obol
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC Circa 500-425
Weight:     0.87 g
Obverse Description:     Boeotian shield
Reverse Legend:     ΚΩΠ−Α−ΙΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Forepart of bull butting right within concave circle
Primary Reference:     BCD Boiotia 166 (same rev. die)
Reference2:     Head, Boeotia P. 45, pl. IV, 1 = BMC 1, pl. VII, 4
Reference3:     SNG Cop -
Reference4:     TraitÉ III 277, pl. CCII, 17; SNG Lockett 1716 = Pozzi 1370 = Pozzi (Boutin) 3184 (same rev. die)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned, minor porosity, light mark on obverse
Notes:     Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 151 Extremely rare, and among the finest.