23 October 2022
THRACE. Abdera. Circa 473/0-449/8 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 14.93 g, 3 h), struck under the magistrate Blosios. Griffin on plinth springing to left; below to left, laurel spray. Rev. ΕΠΙ ΒΛΟ-ΣΥ-ΟΣ in shallow incuse square around quadripartite square in relief. May, Abdera Group LXVII, 184-5 (dies not recorded). Well centered, and with attractive light toning. Some striking weakness in the legend, otherwise, good very fine.