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ACHAIA, Patrai. Circa 31 BC. AR Triobol – Hemidrachm (15mm, 2.42 g, 12h). Agys, son of Aischrion, magistrate. Laureate head of Zeus right / AΓVC/AI-CXPI/ωNOC in three lines around ΠA monogram; all within elaborately bound laurel wreath with ties above and two rostra below. BCD Peloponnesos 534–6; HGC 5, 58; BMC 1; McClean 6322-4; SNG Copenhagen 152-3. VF, toned, struck from worn dies.


Ex J. Cohen Collection; BCD Collection (Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 346, 11 March 2015), lot 101; Virgil M. Brand Collection (Part 7, Sotheby’s, 25 October 1984), lot 88 (part of).