Beautiful Ancient Coin of a Crab of SICILY, Akragas. 425-406 B.C. AE Tetras, Eagle on Reverse
Scarce excellent example of this coin, much better than most; with a sea / maritime theme highly sought after. This is a beautiful Ancient Crab Coin of Sicily, Akragas 425-406 B.C. AE Tetras, Eagle. AKPA, eagle, with head lowered, standing right on hare; crab behind / Crab, crayfish left below; three pellets below crab. Size and weight are 19 mm, 7.83gm.
*SNG ANS 1037; Calciati I pg. 178, 50; SNG Copenhagen -; SNG Morcom -;
Laffaille -; Virzi 603,