ARKADIA, Arkadian League.
|Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 186. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 January 2008.
Sold For $1800. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 460-450 BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.83 g, 3h). Mantinea mint. Zeus Lykaios seated left, right hand extended, holding scepter in left; to left, eagle flying left / Head of Kallisto left, wearing taenia; A-R-K-A at corners; all within incuse square. Cf. Williams, Confederate
240; BCD Peloponnesos 1458 (same dies); cf. SNG Copenhagen 169. VF, toned. Struck from dies of fine style.
Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale); Vinchon (27 October 2000), lot 1472 (part of).