Celtic, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Medieval and Modern Coins

Sa, 25.05.2019, from 10:30 AM CEST
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CELTIC, Northwest Gaul. Aulerci Cenomani. 2nd century BC. Stater (Gold, 21 mm, 7.65 g, 4 h), 'aux objets ovoides - personnage aux deux ailes' type. Celticized laureate head of Apollo to right, the hair in long curls with a strand falling loose before the forehead. Rev. Devolved charioteer, driving cart drawn by a centaur to right, holding reins in his right hand and long branch ending in a vexillum-like banner in his left; below, male figure standing right, arms ending in wings. DT 2146. LT 6823. SLM -. Very rare and undoubtedly among the finest known. An absolutely wonderful and superb piece, perfectly centered on a very a broad flan and hence exceptionally complete. Very thin die break on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.

From the Keltika Collection, Switzerland.

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Price realized 20'000 CHF
Starting price 10'000 CHF
Estimate 12'500 CHF
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