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bgr_693309 - IONIA - MILETUS Douzième de statère

IONIA - MILETUS Douzième de statère AU
175.00 €(Approx. 199.50$ | 145.25£)
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Type : Douzième de statère
Date: c. 510-494 AC.
Mint name / Town : Milet, Ionie
Metal : silver
Diameter : 11,5 mm
Weight : 0,90 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Flan ovale, court, centré. Très joli revers. Patine grise avec reflets dorés
Catalogue references :


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Protomé de lion à droite avec la crinière, la gueule ouverte, la langue pendante.


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Étoile à quatre rais, richement ornementée ; le tout dans un carré creux.

Historical background


(Sixth - fifth century BC)

Miletus, founded in the twelfth century BC, was the seat of the Ionian Confederation. During the Liberation War, it was crushed in 494 BC His cult of Apollo was known throughout Asia Minor. Its settlers founded, among other colonies Abydos, Cyzicus, Sinope and Panticapaeum.

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