|Sale: CNG 69, Lot: 336. Estimate $3000.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 8 June 2005.
Sold For $4100. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 150 BC. AR Tetradrachm (16.27 gm). Wreathed head of Demeter right / The two Kabiri standing facing, each holding sceptre and surmounted by star; monogram to right, all within wreath. SNG Copenhagen -; BMC Crete -; Dewing 1968; Winterthur 2319. Near EF, toned, slightly soft strike on brow. Very rare. ($3000)From the Garth R. Drewry Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 60 (22 May, 2002), lot 625; Spink America (7 December 1995), lot 2077; Nelson Bunker Hunt Collection IV (Sotheby's, 19-20 June 1991), lot 295.