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Greek: Thrace-Apollonia-Pontika


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Hemiobol, c.5th/4th Century BC
(No legend)
Anchor, A in left field
(No legend)
Swastika with parallel lines in fields
7mm x 8mm, 0.40g
SNG BMC Black Sea 149


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, hair on forehead that looks like "deep wrinkles", crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, crayfish to left, A to right
12mm x 17mm, 3.22g
Possibly unlisted

Consignor notes: VF, casting sprue.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, hair rising in middle of forehead, crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, crayfish to left, A to right
12mm x 16mm, 3.07g
Possibly unlisted

Consignor notes: gVF, oblong flan.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, wavy hair parted in center, crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, crayfish to left, A to right
12mm x 14mm, 3.21g
Babelon Traité 1625 (Fig. 12)

Consignor notes: VF, good metal.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Large-cheeked Gorgon, protruding tongue, crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, A to left, crayfish to right
13mm x 15mm, 2.88g
SNG BMC Black Sea 155

Consignor notes: aVF, contrasting toning, holed.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Large-cheeked Gorgon, protruding tongue, beaded hair, crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, crayfish to left, A to right
14mm x 15mm, 3.33g
SNG BMC Black Sea 155

Consignor notes: gVF, nice toning, ragged flan.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, curly hair parted in center, crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, crayfish to left, A to right
13mm x 15mm, 3.05g
SNG BMC Black Sea 157

Consignor notes: aEF, nice surfaces.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, lower hair in curls, upper hair straight and vertical, crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, A to left, crayfish to right
13mm, 3.16g
SNG BMC Black Sea 159

Consignor notes: VF, slightly porous.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.450-400 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, straight hair parted in center, crown of snakes
(No legend)
Anchor, crayfish to left, A to right
13mm x 14mm, 3.34g
Dewing 1275

Consignor notes: aEF, well-centered, nice flan.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.400-350 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, wavy hair parted in center, snaky whiskers under chin
(No legend)
Anchor, A to left, crayfish to right
13mm x 14mm, 2.69g
Babelon Traité 1631

Consignor notes: aEF, nice surfaces.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.400-350 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, long stringy hair parted in center
(No legend)
Anchor, A to left, crayfish to right
14mm x 15mm, 2.75g
Babelon Traité 1633

Consignor notes: aEF, some striking flatness on obverse, particularly strong strike on reverse.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.400-350 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, snaky ringlets encircling face
(No legend)
Anchor, crayfish to left, A to right
13mm x 14mm, 2.84g
SNG BM Black Sea 161var

Consignor notes: aEF, nice surfaces, slight double-strike on obverse, some golden toning.


Imitative of Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.400-350 BC, Likely Thracian or Celt
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, snaky ringlets encircling face, disjointed eyes
(No legend)
Anchor, A to left, crayfish to right
12mm x 13mm, 2.21g
SNG BM Black Sea 161 for type

Consignor notes: gVF, nice surfaces, underweight.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Drachm, c.400-350 BC
(No legend)
Round-faced Gorgon, protruding tongue, wavy horizontal hair
(No legend)
Anchor, A to left, crayfish to right
14mm, 2.75g
SNG BM Black Sea 162

Consignor notes: gVF, nice surfaces.


Thrace-Apollonia Pontika, AR Diobol, c.400-350 BC
(No legend)
Apollo with tongue inside mouth, wavy hair parted in center, spiked hair or laurels
(No legend)
Anchor, A to left, crayfish to right
10mm, 1.25g
SNG BM Black Sea 167

Consignor notes: VF, small flan flaw on edge