Obverse: King, kneeling profile to the right on his right knee, holding bo...

Reverse: Oblong incuse

Collection: Arthur S. Dewing Collection
Material: Gold
Denomination: Daric
Issuing Authority: Achaemenid Kings
Actual Weight: 8.39
Die Axis: -
Date: ca. 490 BC - ca. 450 BC
Region: Persia
Period: Late Arch./Early Clas.

Obverse Type: Oblong incuse

Date Description:

After 490 BC.

Commentary: E.S.G. Robinson, "The Beginnings of Achaemenid Coinage," NC 1958, pp. 187-93.