Lot 28. LESBOS, Mytilene. Circa 521-478 BC. EL Hekte.
LESBOS, Mytilene. Circa 521-478 BC. EL Hekte (2.46 gm; 11 mm). Gorgoneion facing, surrounded by snakes and with a protruding tongue / Bearded head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress; neck truncation formed by two rows of small squares, four above and six below; behind head, rectangle with irregular field; all incuse. Bodenstedt 19.1 (c/?); BMC 14; SNG von Aulock 1691; Rosen 558. Well struck on a nice flan. Choice EF.