Obol

Features

Country Akanthos (Macedonia)
(Macedon)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 480 BC - 470 BC
Value 1 Obol = 1/6 Drachm (1/6)
Currency Drachm
Composition Silver
Weight 0.50 g
Diameter 9.0 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References Klein# 29,
Dieter Klein; 1999. Sammlung von griechischen Kleinsilbermünzen und Bronzen. Edizioni Ennerre, Milan, Italy. ISBN 9788887235074.
SNG ANS 1# 27-29
Joan E. Fischer; 1969. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum : The Collection of the American Numismatic Society / Part 1. Etruria-Calabria. American Numismatic Society, New York, United States.

Obverse

Head and neck of lioness seen from above

Reverse

Quadripartite incuse square

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (480 BC - 470 BC) 

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