AITOLIA, Aitolian League.
|Triton XV, Lot: 1161. Estimate $2000.
Sold for $3250. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 220-205 BC. AR Didrachm (23mm, 10.36 g, 3h). Laureate head of Apollo right; ΦI below / Aitolos standing left, kausia hung around neck and sword slung at waist, holding spear in right hand, right foot set on rock, leaning on raised right knee; monogram to left. Tsangari 698–9 var. (D18/R– [unlisted rev. die]); BCD Akarnania 440; SNG Copenhagen –; SNG Berry 567; Hunterian 3; Weber 3123. EF, toned, a hint of die wear on obverse. Struck from obverse die with high relief.
From the Deyo Collection. Ex Leu 45 (26 May 1988), lot 153.