MACEDON. Akanthos. Circa 480-470 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 17.48 g). Lion right, attacking a bull collapsing to left with head raised; above, Θ; in exergue, stylized akanthos flower. Rev. Raised quadripartite square. Desneux 53 (D51/R47). A lovely example of beautiful late archaic style. Some die rust on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
From a European collection, formed before 2005.
|Price realized||3'100 CHF|
|Starting price||2'000 CHF|