THESSALY, Phakion. 3rd century BC.
|Sale: Nomos 3 & 4, Lot: 1249. Estimate CHF300.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 May 2011.
Sold For CHF1200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Trichalkon (Bronze, 21mm, 6.14 g 12). Wreathed head of nymph to right, with triple-pendant earring. Rev.
ΦΑΚΙΑΣΤΩΝ Horseman, with right hand raised in salute, riding prancing horse to right; between horse’s back legs, grain ear. Papaevangelou 7. Rogers 444. Rare. A clear example on a broad flan. Dark olive-green patina. Reverse weakly struck, otherwise
, nearly extremely fine.