Greece, Crete, Situated close to the northern coast of the island, the famous city of Knossos, capital of King Minos, commenced issuing coins a little later than the southern cities of Gortyna and Phaistos. 425-360 B.C.
Obv.: The Minotaur running right, head facing, left hand raised, holding stone in right hand;
Rev.: Labyrinth-pattern with 5 pellets in the centre, deep incuse square, containing pellet, at each corner, all within incuse square; B.M.C. 9.1, SEAR3209
Crete, Knossos, King Minos, Minotaur / Labyrinth
€19.99 Regular Price
- These coins/medals are made of a metal alloy and not a precious metal.
This particular type of coin is Silver plated with pure 99.9% silver.