CYPRUS. Marion. Sasmai, circa 470-450 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 11.10 g, 1 h). sa-sa-ma-o to-ka-ro-to-sa ("Sasmas, son of Doxandros" in Cypriot script) Lion standing right, cleaning its right foreleg; above, Boiotian shield; in exergue, floral pattern. Rev. ma-ri-eu-se ("of Marion" in Cypriot script) Phrixos standing left, clinging to the back of a ram advancing left; below, Boiotian shield; all within incuse square. ACGC 1108. BMC p. 71, 1. SNG Copenhagen 24. Traité II 1366. Tziambazis 50. Zapiti & Michaelidou 1. Struck from worn dies, otherwise, fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF