KINGS of MACEDON. Demetrios I Poliorketes.
|Sale: CNG 82, Lot: 444. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 September 2009.
Sold For $1900. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
306-283 BC. AR Tetradrachm (17.25 g, 3h). Pella mint. Struck circa 294-293 BC. Nike standing left on prow of galley left, blowing trumpet and cradling stylis in her left arm / Poseidon Pelagaios standing left, preparing to throw trident; monogram to left; to right, dolphin left above star. Newell 68 (obv. die LVII); SNG München 1042 var. (no dolphin; same obv. die). Superb EF, typical slight die wear on obverse. Well centered and struck.