A well struck and attractive tetradrachm of Tigranes II
Lot 1033
KINGS OF ARMENIA. Tigranes II ‘the Great’, 95-56 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 15.34 g, 12 h), Tigranokerta, circa 80-68. Draped bust of Tigranes II to right, wearing five-pointed tiara decorated with comet star between two eagles. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ - TIΓPANOY The Tyche of Tigranokerta seated right on rock, holding long palm frond in her right hand; below, river-god Araxes swimming right; on rock, monogram; in field to right, monogram of AP; all within wreath. Kovacs 74.1. Well struck and attractive. Slightly rough, otherwise, good very fine.
Starting price:
500 CHF
Hammer price:
1700 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
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Closing time: 22-Feb-20, 21:36:00 CET
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