PERSIA. Achaemenid Empire. Time of Darios I-Xerxes II.
|Sale: CNG 70, Lot: 408. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 21 September 2005.
Sold For $1600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 485-420 BC. AV Daric (8.26 g). Persian king or hero in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear and bow / Incuse punch. Carradice Type IIIb, group A/B (pl. XIII, 27). Good VF. Struck from an obverse die portraying the king without a beard. ($1500)