A very rare tetradrachm of Mostis
Lot 288
KINGS OF THRACE. Mostis, circa 139/8-101/0 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 34 mm, 15.86 g, 1 h), RY 38 = 102/1. Diademed and draped bust of Mostis to right. Rev. [Β]ΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ - ΜΟΣΤΙΔΟΣ / ΕΠΙ ΣΑΔΑΛΟΥ / ΕΤΟΥΣ ΛΗ Athena seated left, holding Nike, crowning the king's name, in her right hand and leaning with her left arm on shield decorated with gorgoneion; in inner left field, monogram. HGC 3.2, 1727. Peykov C4500. SNG BM Black Sea 309 var. (same obverse die, but differing reverse monogram). Very rare. Traces of overstriking and the obverse somewhat weak, otherwise, good very fine.

From a European collection, formed before 2005.
Starting price:
250 CHF
Hammer price:
2200 CHF
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Closing time: 11-Mar-23, 14:23:30 CET
All winning bids are subject to a 18.5% buyer's fee.


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