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coin from Callatis - bronze - reverse coin from Callatis - bronze - obverse
24-25 mm diameter, 9.45 grams, AE
Reverse: tripod and wheat ear, legend KAΛΛATIANΩN (i.e. CALLATIANON)
Obverse: laureate head of Apollo to the right, with countermark of a female countenance (either Artemis or Isis)

The ancient coin pictures above are present on Romanian coins through the kind permission of Mr. Ion Šerban. The coin was probably issued in the 3rd century BC.

The History of Callatis and More The Ancient Pontic World
and Its Connection to Romanians (with Map)
About Apollo
About Artemis
About Isis

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