PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Sardes. Time of Xerxes II to Artaxerxes II. Circa 420-375 BC. Siglos (Silver, 14x12mm, 5.59 g). Persian king, wearing radiate tiara, in running/kneeling stance to right, holding bow in his left hand, spear in his right and with a quiver over his shoulder. Rev. Oblong incuse. Carradice Type IIIb C (pl. XIV, 36). BMC Arabia pl. XXV, 15. Good style but struck from worn dies. Good very fine.
From a northern European collection.
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