THESSALY, Thessalian League.
|Triton XV, Lot: 843. Estimate $150.
Sold for $500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Mid – late 1st century BC. AR Stater (21mm, 6.18 g, 1h). Italos, N(i)..., and Diokles, magistrates. Head of Zeus right, wearing laurel wreath; ITAΛOY to left / ΘEΣΣA/ΛΩN, Athena Itonia striding right, hurling spear held in her right hand, shield on her left arm; ΔIO-KΛHΣ above spear, N in inner right field, star in outer right field, ITAΛOΣ in exergue. McClean 4786, pl. 178, 2; Klose pp. 340 and 346, 11 (this coin). Good VF, attractively toned. Struck from fresh dies, nicely centered. Ex 1983 South Thessaly Hoard (
CH IX, 320).