Home : Greek coins : Sarmatia : Ancient bronze dolphin-shaped coin, Olbia, Sarmatia, Circa 5th/4th Century BC

Ancient bronze dolphin-shaped coin, Olbia, Sarmatia, Circa 5th/4th Century BC

Ancient bronze dolphin-shaped coin, Olbia, Sarmatia, Circa 5th/4th Century BC
Cast bronze dolphin. Dolphin with raised spine / Similar. 29mm in length, 2.7g., as cast, dark green and brown patina, extremely nice for these! SNG BM Black Sea 362; SNG Stancombe 334.
The earliest Olbian coins were not round, but assumed a shape of a dolphin, an animal of religious importance to the Olbians.
Details
SKU v3551
Sold By
 
Price:
US$40.00 EUR 34.54 GBP 31.20 CHF 38.98 CAD 52.71
Options
Quantity