A wonderful portrait of Mithrapata
Lot 2180
DYNASTS OF LYCIA. Mithrapata, circa 390-370 BC. Stater (Silver, 25 mm, 9.87 g, 2 h), uncertain mint (Zagaba or Phellos?). Facing scalp of a lion; below, small triskeles. Rev. 𐊎𐊆𐊉𐊕𐊀𐊓-𐊀-𐊗-𐊀 ('Mithrapata' in Lycian) Bare head of Mithrapata to left; in field to lower right, triskeles; all within shallow incuse square. Boston MFA Suppl. 225 (same dies). Mildenberg, Mithrapata 10 (O6/R7). Müseler VII, 72. Olçay & Mørkholm, Podalia 75-83 (A7/P7). Very well centered on a broad flan, and with a portrait of excellent style. Minor flan crack, otherwise, good extremely fine.


From a Bavarian collection, formed in the early 2000s.
Estimate:
3500 CHF
Starting price:
2800 CHF
Current bid:
2800 CHF
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200 CHF
Minimum bid:
3000 CHF
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Closing time: 24-Oct-21, 10:00:00 CEST
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