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Triton XV, Lot: 1195. Estimate $1000.
Sold for $600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

KINGS of PONTOS. Mithradates VI Eupator. Circa 120-63 BC. AR Tetradrachm (29mm, 16.25 g, 1h). In the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Odessos mint. Circa 80-72/1 BC. Head of Herakles, with the features of Mithradates VI, right, wearing lion skin / BAΣIΛEΩΣ [A]ΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; ΛAKΩ in left field, OΔH in exergue. Callataÿ group 3, dies D5/R7; Price 1193; Topalov, Odesos 80; SNG Lockett 1463 (same obv. die). Good VF, lightly toned, slight die shift on reverse. Exceptional for type.