KINGS of MACEDON. Demetrios I Poliorketes.
|Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 470. Estimate $500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2006.
Sold For $400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
306-283 BC. AR Tetradrachm (17.09 g, 7h). Tyre mint. Struck circa 290-287 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; in left field, club in circle; below throne, monogram in circle. Newell 28 (dies XXIII/66); Hersh, Tyrus
42 (obv. die XV). VF, struck with worn obverse die, die break on Zeus. Rare.
From the Robert A Weimer Collection. Ex M & M Numismatics I (7 December 1997), lot 1997.