A superb Punic tetradrachm from Entella (?)
Lot 175
SICILY. Entella (?). Punic issues, circa 345/38-320/15 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 16.97 g, 7 h). Head of Tanit-Persephone to right, wearing wreath of grain leaves, triple-pendant earring and pearl necklace; around, three dolphins; behind to left, symbol of Tanit. Rev. Horse standing to right; behind, palm tree with two date clusters; to right, kerykeion. Gulbenkian 368 (same dies). Jenkins, Punic, 89 (O31/R80). SNG Lockett 1039 (same dies). Fresh and lustrous, a superb piece. Virtually as struck.


From an important collection of coins from Magna Graecia and Punic Sicily, formed in the 1990s and early 2000s.
Estimate:
3500 CHF
Starting price:
2800 CHF
Hammer price:
7500 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
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Closing time: 25-May-19, 05:00:00 CEST
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