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Greek Colony of Apollonia Pontika, Silver Drachm (Late 5th-4th Centuries BC) - obv. Gorgon/rv. Anchor with "A" & Crayfish NGC AU

Greek Colony of Apollonia Pontika, Silver Drachm (Late 5th-4th Centuries BC) - obv. Gorgon/rv. Anchor with "A" & Crayfish NGC AU
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Why Order This AU Greek Apollonia Pontika Silver Drachm?

This ancient coin was issued by Greece for their colony of Apollonia Pontika. It is a Silver Drachm. It was issued sometime around the late 5th century to the 4th century BC. It's safe to say this specimen is nearly 2,500 years old. Like other coins of the time, the designs used for the Greek Silver Drachm varied.

Gorgon and Anchor Design

The obverse of this ancient coin depicts the mythical creature known as the Gorgon. It's mouth is slightly open and many eyes can be seen around the edge of its head.

The reverse of this coin features an anchor design. The space to the right of the anchor displays a large letter "A." The space to the left of the design shows a crayfish.

NGC Certified AU Condition

The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation was chosen to grade this ancient Greek coin. The team of unbiased professionals there determined that this specimen is authentic. It was actually certified in About Uncirculated condition, which is quite impressive considering its age.

Order while you can, this NGC AU Greek Apollonia Pontika Gorgon and Anchor Silver Drachm could be a part of your collection.


Grading Service:NGC
Grade:AU