HERACLEA PONTICA SILVER STATER – RARE HERACLES / DIONYSUS EMISSION PUBLISHED IN SNG STANCOMB – XF NGC GRADED GREEK BITHYNIA COIN (Inv. 14801)
BITHYNIA. HERACLEA PONTICA. Ca. 305-281 BC.
Silver Didrachm, 9.46 g, 23 mm.
Obv. Head of young Heracles right in lion skin headdress.
Rev. Dionysus seated left, holding cantharus, E control monogram below throne.
SNG Stancomb 823 (this coin, published and illustrated).
NGC graded XF, Strike 4/5, Surface 3/5, “marks”, dark toning, extremely rare variety.