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Roman Empire Silver Coins
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Roman Empire Silver Coins

Silver coins from the Roman Empire (1st - 3rd century CE) depicting various emperors. 37 Trajan. 38 Etrusclia. 39 Trebonianus Gallus. 40 Volusian. 41. Valerian I. 42. Valerian II. 43 Probus. (Numisamtics Museum, Athens)
Lydian Silver Stater
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Lydian Silver Stater

Lydian silver stater from the reign of Croesus, 560-546 BCE. O: Foreparts of a lion and ox. (R: Two incuse squares).
Athenian Silver Tetradrachm
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Athenian Silver Tetradrachm

Silver tetradrachm from Athens, 479-454 BCE. O: Head of Athena. R: Owl and olive branch.
Elis Silver Stater
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Elis Silver Stater

Silver stater from Elis, 340 BCE. O: Head of Hera. R: Eagle.
Achaemenid Silver Drinking Bowl
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Achaemenid Silver Drinking Bowl

This silver drinking bowl is decorated with applied gold sheet cutouts. There are 2 rows of figures or "royal heroes" separated by rosettes. Each royal hero carries a bow and quiver on their back. At the top, there is a border of battlements...
Silver Tetradrachm
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Silver Tetradrachm

Silver tetradrachm from Eretria Euboea, c. 485 BCE. O: Cow, R: Octopus in incuse square. (Alpha Bank Numismatics Collection, Kerkyra, Corfu)
Silver Tetradrachm, Kos
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Silver Tetradrachm, Kos

A silver tetradrachm from Kos, 300-190 BCE. O: Hercules, R: Crab. (Alpha Bank Numismatics Museum, Kerkyra, Corfu)
Roman gilt silver fibula
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Roman gilt silver fibula

Roman gilt silver fibula in the form of a three-story tripartite gate of rusticated masonry, with a central double-arched entrance flanked by two towers and a radiate draped bust of Sol at the top story. Ca. 3rd century - early 4th century...
Roman Silver Mirror
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Roman Silver Mirror

Silver mirror with an elaborate relief on the backside depicting an episode of the myth of Phrixus and Helle from the ancient Greek legend of the Golden Fleece, end of 2nd century CE. (Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, Rome)
Athena, Silver Tetradrachm
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Athena, Silver Tetradrachm

Athena from an Athenian silver tetradrachm, 5th century BCE. (Numismatics Museum of Athens)