A beautiful tetradrachm from Kos from the Pixodarus Hoard
Lot 250
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Kos. Circa 345-340 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 23 mm, 15.00 g, 12 h), Athamas, magistrate. Bearded head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress. Rev. AΘAMAΣ / KΩION Veiled head of Demeter to left. Pixodarus p. 232, 13a (A7/P8), pl. 38 (this coin). Beautifully toned and of powerful style. The reverse struck from a somewhat worn die, otherwise, good very fine.

Ex Lanz 138, 26 November 2007, 405 and from the Pixodarus Hoard (CH IX, 421).
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750 CHF
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1600 CHF
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Closing time: 03-Dec-17, 17:30:00 CEST
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