KINGS of ARMENIA. Tigranes II ‘the Great’.
|Sale: CNG 82, Lot: 682. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 September 2009.
Sold For $330. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
95-56 BC. Æ Half Chalkous (4.57 g, 12h). Tigranakert mint. Struck 69-55 BC. Draped bust right, wearing five-pointed Armenian tiara decorated with star between two eagles / Herakles-Vahagn standing slightly left, holding club set on ground and lion skin; Δ-H across inner field. M&D 44; CAA 101 corr.; AC 66. Good VF, dark green patina.
From the J. S. Wagner Collection.