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Greek bronze of Pantikapaion
GREEK BRONZE DENOMINATION OF PANTIKAPAION (CIMMERIAN BOSPOROS). CA. 310-304/3 B.C.

Cimmerian Bosporos, Pantikapaion
Bronze denomination
Diameter: 21 mm.; Weight: 6.47 grams

Obverse: Bearded head of satyr right

Reverse: Forepart of griffin left; below, sturgeon left

Very fine condition. A vigorous depiction of a satyr in very fine style.

Ex American private collection.

Cf. D. MacDonald. An Introduction to the History and Coinage of the Kingdom of the Bosporus. CNS 5. Lancaster. 2005. No. 69.


EV1626
$550


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