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The Black Sea

Spain and Gaul

The Greeks colonized the shores of the Black Sea, trading with tribes in what is now Southern Russia and the Ukraine. A few coins were also struck by the Skythians who traded with the Greeks.

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The coinage of the Black Sea area includes interesting issues in the shape of arrowheads and dolphins. The town of Olbia also issued large cast bronze coins up to 70 mm in diameter.

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