MACEDON, Akanthos. Circa 470-430 BC.
|Sale: Nomos 6, Lot: 40. Estimate CHF6000.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 May 2012.
Sold For CHF5000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Tetradrachm (Silver, 16.91 g 5). Lion right, attacking a bull kneeling to left with upraised head; in exergue fish to left. Rev.
ΑΚΑΝΘΙΟΝ Quadripartite square with granulated surfaces; all within shallow incuse square. Desneux 95 var. An attractive example, toned and on a broad flan. Slightly rough surfaces, otherwise
, nearly extremely fine.
Acquired in 1997.