|Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 251. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 January 2006.
Sold For $3750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
479-475 BC. AR Drachm (6.16 g). Boiotian shield, horizontal T facing inward in one opening, horizontal A outward in the other / Square incuse with Maltese cross pattern in relief; T in two opposing incuse sections. Unpublished in the standard references. Near EF, deep cabinet tone, sharply struck. Splendid. ($2000)Ex Münzen und Medaillen 94 (16 December 2003), lot 423; A. Rhousopoulos Collection (J. Hirsch XIII, 15 May 1905), lot 1744.