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3'000 EUR
Price realized:
3'500 EUR

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Description

LYDIA. Thyatira. Commodus (177-192). Medallion. M. Aur. Athenaios, strategos.

Obv: ΑV ΚΑΙ M ΑVΡH ΚOΜΜOΔOС.
Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right.
Rev: ЄΠI CTPA M AVP AΘHNAIOV / ΘVATЄIPHNΩN.
Asclepius standing facing, leaning upon serpent-entwined staff; to right, Apollo standing slightly left, holding branch and bipennis.

RPC IV online 8494; Mabbott 1851-2.

Very rare, with RPC online citing just four examples. Likely the finest known.

Condition: Good very fine.

Weight: 39.81 g.
Diameter: 44 mm.

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