EASTERN EUROPE, Imitations of Thasos.
|CNG 90, Lot: 778. Estimate $500.
Sold for $800. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Late 2nd-1st centuries BC. AR Tetradrachm (32mm, 16.69 g, 7h). Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / Herakles standing facing, head left, holding club, lion skin draped over arm, Π to inner left. OTA Class III; Lukanc 1473 var. (same obv. die, no Π on rev.); Lanz -; CCCBM I -; KMW -; CNG 87, lot 724 (same dies). Near EF, bright surfaces. Well struck.