A rare and beautifully toned tetradrachm of Eumenes I
Lot 794
KINGS OF PERGAMON. Eumenes I, 263-241 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 17.23 g, 12 h), circa 255/50-241. Laureate head of Philetairos to right. Rev. ΦΙΛΕΤΑΙΡΟΥ Athena enthroned left, resting her left elbow on shield decorated with gorgoneion and crowning dynastic name with a wreath held in her right hand; spear leaning against her side; to outer left, A; to inner left, ivy leaf; to right, bow. Westermark -, cf. V.XXXIII/R2 (same reverse die). Rare. A beautifully toned example with a superb portrait struck in very high relief. Struck slightly off center, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Starting price:
500 CHF
Current bid:
1000 CHF
Bid increment:
100 CHF
Minimum bid:
1100 CHF
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Closing time: 22-May-21, 16:36:30 CEST
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