CNG 76 is online.
It includes a half Athenian Dekadrachm.
A few years ago CNG started describing the Etrurian 'gorgon' coins as depicting Metus, the personification of Fear. I haven't noticed any other catalogers doing this. I wonder what lead to the change?
In Medusa: Solving the Mystery of the Gorgon, Stephen Wilk theorizes some 'gorgons' might depict Fear and Dread, but he knows of no examples.
HR 5703: Does the Archaeological Lobby Hope to Profit from Tragedy? - Does the archaeological lobby hope to profit from the ongoing tragedy in Syria? Under Section 7 of HR 5703, a bill that purports to protect and preserve i...
3 days ago