Colchian Silver Drachm

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Tedo Dundua
published on 15 February 2018

Silver. Weight – 5,52 gr.

d=17/19 mm.

Obverse: Lion’s head facing.

Reverse: Bull’s head to the right in quadratum incusum.

Mint: Phasis.
Nominal: Siglos of the Persian system
Date: 5th c. BCE.

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