21 March 2023
A Scarce AE from Iaitos under Roman rule
SICILY. Iaitos. Roman Rule, after 241 BC. AE (Bronze, 15 mm, 2.36 g, 3 h). Laureate head of Zeus to left. Rev. IATIOY Herakles standing left, holding grounded club and lion skin. CNS I 6. HGC 2, 506. Studia Ietina p. 237-242. Scarce. Good fine.
From a collection in Ticino, formed over 20 years ago.