EASTERN EUROPE, Imitations of Thasos.
|Triton XIV, Lot: 402. Estimate $500.
Sold for $1000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AR Tetradrachm (32mm, 16.74 g, 12h). Head of young Dionysos right, wearing wreath of ivy with berries at the tip / Herakles standing left, right hand on club set on ground, lion skin draped over left arm; HPAKΛEOVΣ to right, ΣΩTHPOΣ to left, ΘAΣIΩN in exergue; monogram to inner left. Prokopov, Silberprägung
1203 (DD2/R966); Lukanc 36; Lanz 954; OTA Class I; CCCBM I 219; KMW -; De la Tour -. EF, lustrous, typical minor edge splits from striking.