CILICIA, Myriandros. Mazaios. Satrap of Cilicia, 361/0-334 BC.
|Sale: Nomos 3 & 4, Lot: 149. Estimate CHF450.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 May 2011.
Sold For CHF1300. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Obol (Silver, 0.51 g 4). The Great King of Persia, wearing crown and elaborate robes covered with rings, seated right on throne; holding long scepter in his left hand and lotos in his right. Rev.
Lion pouncing to right, attacking a bull kneeling to right. SNG Levante 183. SNG France 426-428. Scarce. Unusually well struck and centered. Some slight traces of corrosion, otherwise
, nearly extremely fine.
From the Paul collection, and from the Wilkinson Collection, Malter 49, 15 November 1992, 841.