An exceptionally rare and attractive prow hemiobol from Kyrene
Lot 1621
KYRENAICA. Kyrene. Magas, as Ptolemaic Governor, first reign, circa 300-282/75 BC. Hemiobol (Gold, 5.5 mm, 0.43 g, 4 h), Attic standard. Prow to right. Rev. Silphium plant with three pair of leaves and fruits; all within shallow incuse. BMC pl. XX, 24 G. Leu Web Auction 17 (2021), 1465. SNG Copenhagen -. Of the highest rarity. Perfectly struck and in exceptional condition for the issue, arguably the finest known example. Good extremely fine.


From a European collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
250 CHF
Current bid:
550 CHF
Bid increment:
50 CHF
Minimum bid:
600 CHF
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Time left:
Closing time: 18-Dec-21, 23:30:00 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.