A beautiful tetradrachm of Mithradates VI Eupator with a splendid portrait
Lot 303
KINGS OF PONTOS. Mithradates VI Eupator, circa 120-63 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 17.01 g, 12 h), Pergamon, year 225 of the Bithyno-Pontic era, 10th month = July 75. Diademed head of Mithradates VI to right. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ - MIΘPAΔATOY / EYΠATOPOΣ Stag grazing left; to left, star-in-crescent (Pontic royal badge) above monogram; to right, BKΣ above monogram; in exergue, I; all within Dionysiac wreath of ivy and fruit. Callataÿ p. 19 (-/-). A bright and attractive with, sharply struck and with a splendid portrait. Nearly extremely fine.
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Closing time: 07-Dec-19, 16:31:00 CET
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