|Triton XIV, Lot: 245. Estimate $500.
Sold for $550. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 165-42 BC. AR Tetradrachm (28mm, 16.76 g, 12h). New Style coinage. Dorothe(os), Dioph-, Charmi(des), magistrates. Struck 132/1 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 ΔΩP/OӨE/XAP/MI ΔIOΦ (magistrates’ names) in five lines across field; to right, forepart of lion right; Λ on amphora, ΣΦ below; all within wreath. Thompson 390e (same obv. die). Near EF, lightly toned.