Olbia, Sarmatia City Issue, Demeter, Extremely Rare
Æ chalk; 13mm/2.1gm Struck c. 400-370 BC
Con/ EF; dark brown patina, crisp details on both sides
Obv/ Head of Demeter right
Rev/ OΛBIO; Ear of barley left, above dolphin left; ΦOB (double-struck) below
Ref/ Anokhin 217
Sellers Note/ Small coins like this rarely survive 2,600 years in the ground; most simply disintegrate. As seen in ours, the bust of Demeter is off the charts.