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ACHAEMENID GOLD DARIC – SUPERLATIVE SPECIMEN OF CARRADICE TYPE IIIb C – CHOICE MINT STATE STAR FINE STYLE NGC GRADED PERSIAN COIN (Inv. 12533)

$ 18,950.00

PERSIA, ACHAEMENID KINGS.  Xerxes II – Artaxerxes II, ca. 420-375 BC.
Gold Daric, 8.35 g., 15 mm.
Obv. King running right, carrying bow and spear, quiver on shoulder.
Rev. Incuse punch.
Carradice Type IIIb C; BMC Arabia pl. XXIV, 12; Sunrise 28.
NGC graded CHOICE MINT STATE STAR, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5, FINE STYLE, a stunning and exceptional specimen of a scarce Daric variety.