CYPRUS. Marion. Sasmas (ca. 470-450 BC). AR stater (23mm, ...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionCYPRUS. Marion. Sasmas (ca. 470-450 BC). AR stater (23mm, 1h). NGC Fine. Sasmas, son of Doxandros (Cypriot syllabic script, not visible), lion standing right, licking its right foreleg; Boeotian shield above, floral pattern in exergue / Marieuse (Cypriot syllabic script, not visible), Phrixus standing left, clinging to the back of a ram standing left; all in incuse square. BMC pl. XIII, 11 (uncertain mint). SNG Copenhagen 24.
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