MYTILENE ELECTRUM HECTE – ACTAEON AND GORGON TYPE – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED GREEK LESBOS COIN (Inv. 16649)

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LESBOS. MYTILENE. Ca. 454-427 BC.
EL Hekte ( Hecte ), 2.56 g, 10 mm.
Obv. Head of Actaeon with stag’s horn right.
Rev. Facing Gorgon head.
Bodenstedt 54.
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5, depicting the mythic hunter Actaeon as he was turned into a stag by a vengeful Artemis, and left as prey for his own dogs.

 

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