Author Topic: Pamphylia, Aspendus: Anonymous (ca. 465-430 BCE) AR Stater (SNG France 3, 12)  (Read 153 times)

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Offline Quant.Geek

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Pamphylia, Aspendus: Anonymous (ca. 465-430 BCE) AR Stater (SNG France 3, 12)

Obv: Helmeted nude hoplite warrior advancing right, shield in left hand, spear forward in right; countermark on lower right
Rev: EΣ-TFFΔI, triskeles clockwise; lion crouching left below in background, ΠΦ below lion, all within incuse square
Dim: 19mm, 2h

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That's a real gem ! thanks for showing. I especially like the fusion of the lion and triskeles. Could that have asymbolic meaning ? Never saw somethig alike.