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Danubian Celts, Serdi Region, Moesia, 168 - 31 B.C.
Celtic imitative of a rare Macedonian issue struck under Philip V or Perseus, 187 - 168 B.C. The choice was appropriate for the Serdi Celts as the river Strymon runs through the Serdi region.
CE46729. Bronze AE 19, Malloy Danubian Celts type
F4A; imitative of a Macedonian Kingdom
(Philip V or Perseus) type
, 187 - 168 B.C., SNG Cop
1299, VF, interesting very crude style
, green patina
, edge crack, tribal mint, weight
6.600g, maximum diameter
19.1mm, die axis
, 168 - 31 B.C.; obverse
of the river god Strymon right, very crude style
trident, simplified dolphin
ornaments between the prongs, incomplete inscription
of a few blundered imitations of Greek letters; ex Alex G. Malloy Serdi Celts Collection
; rare this crude
Catalog current as of Sunday, May 19, 2019.
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