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 Kings of Pontos. Mithradates VI 11 / Halley's Comet $55.00 





Attribution: Lindgren III 154
Date: 87-86 BC
Obverse: Comet with streaming tail
Reverse: Star with head of Pegasos right
Size: 13.22 mm
Weight: 1.44 grams
Rarity: 7
Description: good Fine. A very interesting and highly important historical coin. Halley's comet appeared on August 6th 87 BC and according to the NASA ADS database the comet trajectory was at the east side of Ophiuchus and through Aquila and Pegasos. I believe that this coin records both the comet and its path


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