A well centered tetradrachm from Messana
Lot 319
SICILY. Messana. 425-421 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 17.18 g, 7 h). ΜΕΣΣΑ-ΝΑ The nymph Messana, wearing long chiton and holding reins in both hands, driving biga of mules to right; above, Nike flying right to crown the mules; in exergue, two dolphins facing each other. Rev. MEΣΣANION Hare springing to right; below, dolphin swimming right. Caltabiano 525 (D208/R222). HGC 2, 792. A well centered example of beautiful classical style. Some light scratches, otherwise, good very fine.
Starting price:
500 CHF
Current bid:
3800 CHF
Bid increment:
200 CHF
Minimum bid:
4000 CHF
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Closing time: 16-Jul-22, 14:39:00 CEST
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.