ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes.
|Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 273. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 January 2008.
Sold For $900. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 125-88 BC. AR Drachm (2.80 g, 12h). Antaios, magistrate. Radiate head of Helios right / R-O
, rose with bud to left; ANTAIOS
above, rising sun to right; all within incuse square. Jenkins, Rhodian
, Group D, 128; SNG Keckman 664 var. (symbol); SNG Copenhagen 811 var. (same); SNG von Aulock 2824 var. (same). Superb EF, fully lustrous, minor die shift on reverse.
From the W.B. and R.E. Montgomery Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 61 (25 September 2002), lot 752.