ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes.
|Sale: CNG 82, Lot: 654. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 September 2009.
Sold For $120. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 125-88 BC. AR Hemidrachm (1.56 g, 12h). ‘Plinthophoric’ coinage. Antaios, magistrate. Radiate head of Helios facing slightly right / Rose with bud to left; [A]NTAIΣ (sic
) above, kerykeion to lower right; all within incuse square. Jenkins, Rhodian
, Group D, 107 var. (spelling of name); SNG Keckman 664 var. (symbol); SNG Copenhagen -. Good VF, toned, short hairline flan crack, a few minor die breaks on reverse.