A superb tetradrachm of Lysimachos
Lot 58
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 17.16 g, 11 h), Lampsakos, circa 297/6-282/1. Diademed head of Alexander the Great to right with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ - ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated left, holding Nike, crowning the king's name, in right hand and leaning with left arm on shield; behind, transverse spear; to inner left, monogram of HP; to outer left, aphlaston. Müller 356. Thompson 48. A beautifully toned example of excellent style and struck in high relief. Tiny scrape on the reverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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400 CHF
Hammer price:
650 CHF
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Closing time: 03-Dec-17, 15:54:00 CEST
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