A beautiful didrachm from Kyrene
Lot 626
KYRENAICA. Kyrene. Magas, as Ptolemaic Governor, first reign, circa 300-282/75 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 20 mm, 7.68 g, 12 h). Head of Karneios to left, with ram's horn over his ear. Rev. KY-PA Silphium plant with three pair of leaves and fruits; to upper left, monogram. BMC pl. XII, 9 (same obverse die). SNG Copenhagen 1240. Lightly toned and attractive, a beautiful coin. Very fine.


From a European collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
250 CHF
Hammer price:
1200 CHF
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Closing time: 12-Dec-20, 18:12:30 CET
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