MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 424-350 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 15 mm, 1.75 g, 9 h). Facing gorgoneion with protruding tongue. Rev. N-E-O-Π Head of the nymph of Neapolis to right, her hair coiled around her head and with a bun at the back. AMNG III, 2, 13. SNG ANS 447-54. SNG Copenhagen 228. Beautifully toned and of lovely style. Minor edge chipping, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Ex Sternberg 35, 29 October 2000, 229 and from the collection J.A. Spranger, Esq., of Trinity College, Cambridge and Florence, Sotheby's, 12 May 1983, 154.