Silver Dolphin Drachm from Zankle - 500 BC

Silver drachm from Zankle, Sicily, circa 520 - 500 BC.

The front of the coin with a leaping dolphin, swimming into the scythe shaped harbour of Zankle. The inscription reading:

DANKLE

The back with a scallop shell within a grid shaped incuse pattern.

 

One of the earliest coins from Zankle, with a charming representation of the city's famous harbour.

Silver Dolphin Drachm from Zankle - 500 BC. Silver drachm from Zankle, Sicily, circa 520 - 500 BC. The front of the coin with a leaping dolphin, swimming into the scythe shaped harbour of Zankle. The inscription reading: DANKLE The back with a scallop shell within a grid shaped incuse pattern.   One of the earliest coins from Zankle, with a charming representation of the city's famous harbour.

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