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bgr_668387 - THRACE - KALLATIS Drachme

THRACE - KALLATIS Drachme VF
120.00 €(Approx. 130.80$ | 99.60£)
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Type : Drachme
Date: c. 281-250 AC.
Mint name / Town : Callatis, Thrace
Metal : silver
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 9 h.
Weight : 4,59 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire centré à l’usure importante mais régulière. Patine grise
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête imberbe d’Héraklès à droite, coiffée de la léonté.

Reverse


Reverse description : Arc et son goryte, massue et épi de blé sur sa branche, posés horizontalement.
Reverse legend : KALLATIA.

Historical background


Thrace - callatis

(III - Ist century BC)

Callatis located in Moesia LOWER was a colony of Heraclea Pontus, located forty kilometers from Tomis. Lucullus seized Callatis in 72 BC and ended the minting of the city.

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