CARTHAGE ELECTRUM STATER – BEAUTIFULLY CENTERED SPECIMEN WITH HIGH GOLD CONTENT – XF NGC GRADED GREEK CARTHAGINIAN COIN (Inv. 16433)
ZEUGITANA. CARTHAGE. Ca. 320-280 BC.
Electrum stater, 738 g, 19 mm.
Obv: Head of Tanit left, wearing wreath of grain and wearing necklace.
Rev: Horse standing right.
Jenkins & Lewis, Group VI, 307-317.
Ex Edward H. Merrin Coll.
NGC graded XF, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5, “brushed”, beautifully centered, minor planchet crack, a specimen with pronounced golden color, suggesting an alloy with high gold content.