Silver Tetradrachm from Damastion - 395 BC

A superb coin, illustrated in the 1939 study of 'The Coinage of Damastion'. 

A rare silver tetradrachm from the city of Damastion, circa 395 BC.

The obverse with the head of Apollo, shown with pursed lips, straight nose and wearing a laurel wreath over his tousled hair.

The reverse with a large ritual tripod with lion's feet. The inscription reading:

ΔAMAΣTINΩN

"Of Damastion" 

 

The finest example in private hands. 

Silver Tetradrachm from Damastion - 395 BC. A superb coin, illustrated in the 1939 study of 'The Coinage of Damastion'.  A rare silver tetradrachm from the city of Damastion, circa 395 BC. The obverse with the head of Apollo, shown with pursed lips, straight nose and wearing a laurel wreath over his tousled hair. The reverse with a large ritual tripod with lion's feet. The inscription reading: ΔAMAΣTINΩN "Of Damastion"    The finest example in private hands. 

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