CORCYRA ( KORKYRA ) ISLAND SILVER HALF VICTORIATUS – EX RICHARD CYRIL LOCKETT COLLECTION AND PUBLISHED IN CNG LOCKETT – AU NGC GRADED GREEK COIN (Inv. 15852)
GREECE. ISLAND OF CORCYRA.
Silver half victoriatus, 1.45 g, 15 mm, struck under Roman rule ca. 229-48 BC.
Obv. Head of goddess Aphrodite left, AM control monogram in right field.
Rev. KP O (retrograde), Pegasus flying left.
SNG Lockett 2248 (this coin).
Ex Owl (John Barton) Mail Bid sale IV.3, Fall 1980, lot 17; previously from the Richard Cyril Lockett Collection, sold as Greek Part III, Glendining’s, 5/27/1959), lot 1867 (part of).
NGC graded AU, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5, SNG Lockett publication data noted on holder, small planchet crack, iridescent highlights.