ISLANDS off CARIA, Kos.
|Sale: Triton X, Lot: 356. Estimate $1000.
Closing Date: Monday, 8 January 2007.
Sold For $1000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 345-340 BC. AR Didrachm (6.88 g, 12h). Biton, magistrate. Bearded head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin headdress / KWION
, female head left, wearing veil; BITWN
to right. Pixodarus p. 236, 32 (A4/P19 - this coin listed as specimen c); SNG Copenhagen 621; BMC 22 (same dies); SNG von Aulock 24 (same obv. die); Jameson 1545. EF, toned, minor die rust.
From the Richard Winokur Collection. Ex Münzen und Medaillen Deutschland 4 (19 March 1999), lot 149; Sotheby Zurich (27 May 1974), lot 314; Pixodarus Hoard (CH 9.421).