CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 440-410 BC. Stater (Silver, 24 mm, 10.74 g, 4 h), c. 430s. Amazon, wearing a pointed bonnet, with drapery around her waist and at least one breast bare, kneeling to left, holding her bow with both hands; at her waist, gorytos; in field to left and between her legs, ivy leaf; in field to right, Corinthian helmet left. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large bunch of grapes; to right, laurel branch; all within border of dots in an incuse square. Casabonne types 1-2 var. SNG Levante 37. SNG France 124 var. Sharply struck from new dies. Obverse struck slightly flat; overstruck on a similar piece, otherwise, extremely fine.
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