EASTERN EUROPE, Imitations of Philip II of Macedon.
|Triton XX, Lot: 407. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $1450. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
2nd century BC. AR Tetradrachm (22mm, 12.19 g, 6h). Kroisbach–mit Reiterstumpf type. Mint in the Burgenland-West Slovakian region. Diademed, beardless head right, with "boxer's nose" and pronounced jaw line / Rider on horseback left, showing only his torso, hair bound with diadem and tied into a topknot with three trailing curls. OTA 469; Flesche 524–7; Lanz 743–5; CCCBM I 152-4; KMW 1391. EF, deep cabinet tone.
Ex Gorny & Mosch 215 (13 October 2013), lot 664; Peus 384 (2 November 2005), lot 4.