ELIS, OLYMPIA AR DRACHM
Elis Hoard group IV, BCD Olympia 258, Extremely Fine, obverse struck with worn die, 19.4mm, 4.83 grams, Struck Circa. 244 - 208 B.C.E.
Obverse: Eagle flying right, holding hare by its back and tearing at it with his beak
Reverse: Thunderbolt, with double volutes above and wings below, F above A to left, A above P to right
Very attractive with lovely subdued old toning, obverse a bit soft, superior reverse.
Ex: Hanberry collection. Purchased from Frank Kovacs in the 1980's to early 90's