A fine style tetradrachm of Lysimachos from the collection of Regierungsrat Dr. iur. Hans Krähenbühl
Lot 998
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 17.23 g, 12 h), Lampsakos, circa 297/6-282/1. Diademed head of Alexander the Great to right with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ - ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟY Athena seated left, holding Nike, crowning the king's name, in her right hand and leaning with her left arm on shield decorated with lion's head; behind, transverse spear; in inner left field, monogram of HP; in exergue, crescent to left. Antike Kunst (1967), 469 (this coin). Müller 401. SNG Paris 2540. Thompson 47. Attractively toned, struck in high relief and of particularly fine style. The obverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, extremely fine.


From the collection of Regierungsrat Dr. iur. Hans Krähenbühl, Leu 8, 23 October 2021, 40 and previously privately acquired from Bank Leu on 7 December 1965.
Starting price:
750 CHF
Current bid:
1300 CHF
Bid increment:
100 CHF
Minimum bid:
1400 CHF
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Closing time: 03-Dec-22, 20:18:30 CET
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.

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