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Ancient coins => Ancient Greece => Topic started by: capnbirdseye on April 05, 2019, 01:46:02 PM

Title: Greece, Cebren in Troas, AR Hemiobol. bust of youthful Apollo, rev: Rams head
Post by: capnbirdseye on April 05, 2019, 01:46:02 PM
Another coin from my recent lot, it's just 7mm  and weight is  0.45g

Obv: Bust of Emperor to right

Rev: Took me some time to work it out but it looks like the head of a Goat?

I need to do a better photo which i will update when done
Title: Re: tiny little Greek?Roman ? AR with bust and Rams head
Post by: Manzikert on April 05, 2019, 03:32:31 PM
Cebren in Troas hemiobol c.400-284 BC, type of BMC Troas 14. see http://www.wildwinds.com/coins/greece/troas/cebren/BMC_14.jpg

Obv. Head of Apollo
Rev. Head of ram

Alan
Title: Re: tiny little Greek?Roman ? AR with bust and Rams head
Post by: capnbirdseye on April 05, 2019, 05:43:56 PM
Thanks Alan, some surprising variations in my 'Islamic' lot