BYZANTIUM SILVER 9 OBOLS – ISSUE OF MAGISTRATE ANTIPATROS – CHOICE XF NGC GRADED GREEK THRACE COIN (Inv. 16715)
THRACE. BYZANTIUM. Ca. 220 BC.
Silver “9 Obols”, 5.48 g, 20 mm. Struck by magistrate Antipatros.
Obv. Veiled head of Demeter right, wearing wreath of grain.
Rev. Poseidon, seated on a rocky outcropping, holding trident and aphlaston, BY – NE monograms in field, ΕΠΙ ANTIPATPOY in exergue.
Schönert-Geiss 1028 (these dies), for the issue Schönert-Geiss lists 12 coins
NGC graded CHOICE XF, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5, exceptional for issue.