Copying rare hektai from Mytilene
Lot 639
CILICIA. Uncertain. 4th century BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7 mm, 0.35 g, 10 h). Two confronted female heads, their faces overlapping. Rev. KTE Crowned head (of Artaxerxes III?) to left. CNG 111 (2019), 298. Winzer 3.5. Extremely rare, one of a very few known examples of this lovely issue. The reverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, good very fine.


The obverse of this beautiful tiny coin was copied from rare hektai from Mytilene showing similarly overlapping facing on the reverse (Bodenstedt 55).
Starting price:
50 CHF
Hammer price:
705 CHF
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Closing time: 27-Feb-21, 15:19:00 CET
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