Ancient and World Coins

Su, 04.02.2018, from 05:00 PM CET
The auction is closed.

Description

KINGS OF LYDIA. Time of Ardys to Alyattes (Circa 630s-564/53 BC). EL Hekte. Sardes.

Obv: Confronted heads of two lions [the one on the right is off the flan]; KUKALIṂ (retrograde in Lydian) between.
Rev: Two incuse square punches.

Weidauer Group XVIII, 114-5; cf. Triton XV, lot 1241 (trite; which realized a hammer of $45,000 [!]).

Extremely rare

Condition: Very fine.

Weight: 2.36 g.
Diameter: 9 mm.

Question about this lot?

Bidding

Price realized 4'250 EUR (23 bids )
Starting price 240 EUR
Estimate 300 EUR
The auction is closed.
Feedback / Support