485-420 BC 5th-4th Century AV Daric NGC MS 5/5-4/5

$4,575.00 USD

Coin ID: 4371764-048

ACHAEMENID Empire. Time of Darius I to Xerxes II (485-420 BC). AV daric (14mm, 8.33 gm). Persian king or hero in kneeling-running position right, wearing kidaris (crown) with four points and kandys (royal robe), holding a transverse spear with round rear terminal in right hand and bow in left; quiver over shoulder / Rectangular incuse punch with a rough interior surface. Carradice Type IIIb A/B. Crisp, with lustrous fields. An incredible looking coin that is over 2400 years old and uncirculated. RARE