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Museum of the History of Cypriot Coinage / 1994-01-01
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Exhibition Number:  Case 7/6
Period:  The Cypriote City-Kingdoms (c. 6th-4th BC)
Mint:  Idalion
Issue Authority:  Stasikypros
Dating:  ca 460–450 BC
Denomination:  1/3 siglos
Material:  AR
Weight:  3.512 g
Diametre:  18 mm

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OBVERSE

Description:
Sphinx seated to left, with curled wing upwards, one forefoot raised, anthemium below the raised foot and blossom under the body of the sphinx, syllabic inscription “sa” in the left field; in dotted circle.
Inscription:
Syllabic symbol “sa”
REVERSE

Description:
Lotus flower on two spiral tendrils, in the left field outline of ivy-leaf and in the right astragalos; in linear and incuse circle.
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