A wonderful, fresh and clear example of great beauty
Lot 178
SICILY. Entella (?). Punic issues, circa 320/15-300 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 17.00 g, 8 h). Head of Tanit-Persephone to left, wearing wreath of grain leaves, triple-pendant earring and pearl necklace; before, shell; around, four dolphins. Rev. 𐤏𐤌𐤌𐤇𐤍𐤕 ('mmhnt = 'People of the Camp' in Punic) Head of a horse to left; behind, palm tree with two date clusters. Jenkins, Punic, 161 (O49/R145). SNG Fitzwilliam 1488-9 (same obverse die). A wonderful, fresh and clear example of great beauty. Good extremely fine.


From an important collection of coins from Magna Graecia and Punic Sicily, formed in the 1990s and early 2000s.
Estimate:
5000 CHF
Starting price:
4000 CHF
Hammer price:
8500 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
Minimum bid:
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Closing time: 25-May-19, 05:00:00 CEST
All winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee.