LAKONIA, Lakedaimon (Sparta).
|Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 289. Estimate $500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 17 September 2008.
Sold For $535. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 90-60/50 BC. AR Tetrobol (2.36 g, 7h). Laureate head of Herakles right / Amphora, entwined by snake; flanked by pilei of the Dioscouri with Λ-A above and monograms below; all within laurel wreath. Grunauer group VIII, series 10, 44 (same rev. die); BCD Peloponnesos 866 (same rev. die); SNG Copenhagen 561. VF, toned.
Ex BCD Collection (not in LHS sale).