Lot 669
KINGS OF ARMENIA. Tigranes II ‘the Great’, 95-56 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 15.69 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, turreted and veiled, seated right on rock, holding long palm frond in her right hand; below, river-god Araxes swimming right; on rock, monogram; to right, Θ; all within wreath. Kovacs 74.2. Very well centered on a full flan. Light doubling on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.


From an important collection of Armenian coins.
Starting price:
500 CHF
Hammer price:
1300 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
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Closing time: 27-Feb-21, 15:34:00 CET
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