PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Darios I.
|CNG 87, Lot: 676. Estimate $1000.
Sold for $1700. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 520-505 BC. AR Siglos (13mm, 5.31 g). Half-length bust of Persian king or hero right, holding bow and arrows / Incuse punch. Carradice Type I (pl. XI, 10); BMC Arabia pl. XXVII, 25. VF, toned. Good metal for issue.