Ancient Coins: GREEK SILVER: Boeotia, Orchomenos
AR Hemiobol, 0.40g. 8mm. Late 5th cent. B.C. -364 B.C. Half-grain wheat sprouting; ivy leaf to left and right. SNG Fitzwilliam 2878 var. (one leaf). Weber 3215-3216 var. (one leaf). BCD Boiotia 211a-b var. (one leaf). BMC 31var. (one leaf). Lovely multi-hued toning and among the finest known examples.
Ex: CNG, Lancaster, PA, MBS 87, May 188, 2011, lot 439.See more detailed image
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