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The Ancient Coinage of Sermyle
Including additional items for this online edition, with numbers in italics.
|(about 500 B.C.) now Ormilia sity, east of Olint.|
|Autonomous silver coins.|
|6472||ΣEPMYΛIKON. Horseman bearded, naked, galloping right, hurling spear with right hand, and with left hand holding the bridles of the horse; beneath the horse – hound running right. Rev. : Incuse square divided into 4 parts. 27 mm. Plate L 10.|
Sermylia. c490-480 BC. AR Tetrobol. Mounted nude male right / Quadripartite incuse square with globes in the quarters.
|6573||Another, similar; in the margin – globe behind the horse. 28 mm.|
|6574||Horseman bearded, dressed with short belted tunic, galloping right, hurling hunting spear, and with left hand holding the bridles of the horse. Beneath the horse legend in straight line: ΣEPMYΛIΛON. In the margin left – globe. Rev. : The same. 27 mm. Plate L 11.|
|Macedona, Sermylia AR Tetradrachm. Circa 500-480 BC. S(retrograde)EPMVLIAO-N, warrior on horseback right, brandishing spear in right hand, pellet behind / Shallow quadripartite incuse square. AMNG III 2 = Traité pl. LIII, 2|
|6575||Another similar, without globe in the margin. 28 mm.|
|Macedona, Sermylia AR Tetradrachm. Circa 500-480 BC. SERM-VLI, warrior on horseback right, brandishing spear in right hand / shallow quadripartite incuse square. AMNG III 3.|
|Note: From this type above, with legend in straight line beneath the horse AEPMHNA or in circumference of the coin AEPMHNAO are modern fakes for imitation of the coins from Sermile. Babelon, traité, II parite, t. I.p. 1166.|
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