City Coinage 'Gorgoneion and Anchor' Drachm


Silver, 2.82 grams, 13.87 mm. Apollonia Pontika, Thrace. Circa 450 BC. Obverse: no legend, facing gorgoneion with a row of curls along forehead and protruding tongue. Reverse: no legend, anchor, A to left, crayfish to right. BMC 160; cf Sear Greek 1654-1655 (Gorgoneion type). Very fine-good very fine.