PERSIAN GOLD DARIC – WELL CENTERED TYPE IIIB ISSUE – CHOICE AU NGC GRADED PERSIAN COIN (Inv. 14046)
PERSIA, ACHAEMENID KINGS. Xerxes II-Artaxerxes II, ca. 420-385 BC.
Gold Daric, 8.39 g., 16 mm.
Obv. King running right, carrying bow and spear.
Rev. Incuse punch.
Carradice Type IIIb, group C; Sunrise 28.
NGC graded CHOICE AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5, a exceptionally centered coin showing the entire figure of the king and the bow.