Macedon, Pella, AE19, 168-158 BC
City/Region:
Macedon, Pella
Denomination:
AE19
Composition:
Bronze
Date:
168-158 BC
Obverse:
Head of Athena right wearing richly ornamented crested helmet
Reverse:
ΠEΛΛ[H]Σ, Bull feeding right, tripod underneath; monogram right
Size:
19mm, 5.6g, 12h
Grade:
gVF, attractive green toning, some dirt covering parts (can be cleaned further)
References:

This coin has an unusually elegant depiction of a bull compared with other examples making it somewhat unique. Pella (Πέλλα) was the capital of the Kingdom of Macedon in the time of Alexander the Great.