A very rare stater from Olbia
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SKYTHIA. Olbia. Circa 320-315 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 12.67 g, 1 h). Head of Demeter to left, wearing wreath of grain ears. Rev. ΟΛBIO Sea-eagle, wings spread and head turned back to right, standing left on dolphin swimming left; above dolphin, monogram (?). Frolova & Abramzon 693. SNG BM Black Sea 434 var. (same obverse die). SNG Stancomb 359 (same obverse die). Extremely rare. Traces of overstriking and with some deposits, otherwise, very fine.
From a European collection, formed before 2005.