Bronze Æ17

Features

Issuer Istros (Moesia)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 300 BC - 201 BC
Value Unknown Æ
Currency Drachm
Composition Bronze
Weight 1.59 g
Diameter 17 mm
Shape Round
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 191514
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References HGCS# 3-1813
Oliver D. Hoover; 2018. The Handbook of Greek Coinage Series / Volume 1. Handbook of Coins of Italy and Magna Graecia : Sixth to First Centuries BC. Classical Numismatic Group, Lancaster, Pennsylvania - London, United Kingdom.
And 10 more volumes.

Obverse

Veiled head of Demeter right.

Reverse

Sea-eagle to left, clutching dolphin in its talons; IΣTPI above, ΑΠ monogram below dolphin.

Lettering:
IΣTPI
ΑΠ

Comments

SNG Stancomb 202

The piece in the image is published in SNG Stancomb Collection of Coins of the Black Sea Region 202.
Auctioned by Numismatik Lanz München, Auction 68, 6 June 1994, lot 67.
Auctioned by Roma Numismatics Ltd, Auction XVIII, 29 September 2019, lot 298. Sold for 220 GBP.

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ND (300 BC - 201 BC) 

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