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Title: Daric
Date: 521-485 BCE
Object Name: coin
Classification: Greek
Culture(s):
Greek
Mint: Asia, Persia
Technique: struck
Medium: gold (AU)
Dimensions: Coin: 16 mm, 12 O'Clock, 8.3 g (5/8 in., 12 O'Clock, 0.29 oz.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Male figure Great King Darius? right as archer.
Subject/Image: Reverse: Irregular incuse design.
Description: The Great King in kneeling-running attitude wearing kandys and kidaris. He carries a strung bow in his left hand and a quiver at his shoulder. In his right hand he carries a transverse spear/ Irregular incuse
Accession Number: NG.1990.1.132