Auction 114 - Part I

Greek, Roman and Byzantine Coins

Tu, 07.05.2019, from 11:00 AM CEST
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Description

Messana. Tetradrachm circa 412-408, AR 17.34 g. Biga of mules driven l. by charioteer, holding reins and kentron. In exergue, two dolphins swimming downwards snout to snout. Rev. MEΣΣANIOΣ Hare springing l.; beneath, ear of barley with stalk and leaves. Above, bird flying l. McClean 2398 (these dies) and pl. 80, 1. SNG Fitzwilliam 2398 (these dies). Caccamo Caltabiano 620.
In an exceptional state of preservation. Virtually as struck and almost Fdc

Privately purchased from Tkalec in 1995.

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