The Earliest "Coin" // Greek bronze "arrowhead" money
Greek bronze "arrowhead money" from the Black Sea area. The earliest coinage circa 7th-5th Century BC, each is cast in a leaf shape with heavy central midrib. They are of a uniform weight and served as a trade unit before the widespread use of coins. Each is intact and nicely patinated.
Please note, examples vary slightly but are similar in appearance and condition. Each piece is unique, so the one you receive may not necessarily be the same as pictured.
1.375"L x .375"W x .125"H
— Ex Los Angeles, CA Private Collection Formed In The 1960s-1970s
— Average Length: 1.5"
All pieces are accompanied by a hand-signed certificate of authenticity which includes all the details, culture, dating, motifs/inscriptions when applicable, historical relevance, and provenance.
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