A lovely tetrobol or third stater from Metapontion
Lot 62
LUCANIA. Metapontion. Time of Alexander the Molossian, circa 334-331/0 BC. Tetrobol or Third Stater (Gold, 14 mm, 2.55 g, 10 h), Achaian standard. Head of Hera to right, wearing stephanos ornamented with palmettes and single-pendant earring. Rev. METAΠON Barley ear with leaf to right; above leaf, bird standing right. Johnston G1. HN Italy 1578. SNG ANS 395. Very rare. A beautiful example with a fine style head of Hera. Very fine.


From a Swiss collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
500 CHF
Hammer price:
2600 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
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Closing time: 30-May-20, 14:30:30 CEST
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