denomination, cast from base metal
Corintihian helmet standing left on mound. Sheild in left hand, right
Bust of Asklepios
right, wearing taenia. Serpent staff before, palm behind. L Ι
in right field.
NOTE: An identical
piece appeared in CNG mail bid sale XII. Lot 296 from the impressive
Wetterstrom collection. That piece was published in Historical Coin
Review Vol. XIII No. 2. Spring 1988. The damage to the obverse is
the result of being filed down to allow for a tie clip.
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