|Triton XIV, Lot: 218. Estimate $500.
Sold for $650. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 165-42 BC. AR Tetradrachm (28mm, 16.71 g, 11h). New Style coinage. Polycharm(os), Niko(genes), and Themistokle(s), magistrates. Struck 133/2 BC. Head of Athena Parthenos right, wearing necklace, pendent earring, and triple-crested Attic helmet decorated with the protomes of four horses above the visor, a Pegasos in flight rightward above the raised earpiece, and a curvilinear ornament on the shell / Owl standing right, head facing, on amphora; A-ӨE above ΠOΛY-XAPM/NIKO[Γ]/ӨEMIΣ/TOKΛH (magistrates’ names) in five lines across field; winged kerykeion to left, Ξ on amphora, ΔI below; all within wreath. Thompson 378g-i (same obv. die). Near EF, lightly toned.