A beautifully toned tetradrachm of Lysimachos struck in high relief
Lot 201
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31 mm, 17.09 g, 12 h), Magnesia ad Maeandrum, circa 297/6-282/1. Diademed head of Alexander the Great to right with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕ[ΩΣ] - ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated left, holding Nike, crowning the king's name, in her right hand and leaning with her left arm on shield decorated with lion's head; behind, transverse spear; in inner left field, monogram; to outer left, maeander pattern; on throne, ornament. Müller -. Thompson 105. Rare. Beautifully toned, struck in high relief and of the finest style. Minor mark on the reverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.


From an old Swiss collection, formed in the early to mid 20th century.
Estimate:
750 CHF
Starting price:
600 CHF
Hammer price:
1700 CHF
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Closing time: 25-May-19, 05:00:00 CEST
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