Black Sea Region, Tyra, Silver Drachm

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Black Sea Region, Tyra, Silver Drachm

Black Sea Region, Tyra (c. 350-300 B.C.), Silver Drachm. Head of Demeter facing. Inclined slightly to the left, wearing a veil and ears of corn in her hair, rev. TYPANON, a bull charging left, its head lowered, A below, 5.25g., 3h (SNG BM Black Sea 324; McClean 4313). Light unobtrusive scrapes on obverse and reverse, an early issue from Tyra of particularly fine and attractive style, lightly toned, good very fine and very rare.

BM01000

£3,500
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