A lovely didrachm from Segesta with a beautiful reverse
Lot 90
SICILY. Segesta. Circa 412/0-400 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 20 mm, 8.57 g, 12 h). ΣELEΣTA 𐤆IB The river-god Krimisos, in the form of a hunting dog, standing right, on the scent; behind, three grain ears. Rev. Diademed head of the nymph Aigeste to right, her hair in a krobylos that is bound up and falls over her diadem. Hurter 195 (V61/R110). Jameson 710 (same dies). SNG ANS 644 (same dies). SNG Lloyd 1187 (same dies). A lovely example with a beautiful reverse. The obverse struck from a somewhat worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.

From a European collection, formed before 2005.
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300 CHF
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3200 CHF
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Closing time: 27-Feb-21, 10:44:30 CET
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