BOIOTIA, Federal Coinage.
|Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 32. Estimate $150.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 January 2006.
Sold For $100. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 395-340 BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.24 g). Boiotian shield / Kantharos; above, club right; B-O
across lower field; all within concave square. This variety unpublished in the standard references. VF, medium grey tone, even light porosity, slight metal flaw on the right side of the kantharos. ($150)
The weight and metal appearance of this coin suggest another later and possibly unofficial issue.