Search


Click here to Register User Services

Information

Products and Services


Research Coins: Feature Auction

 
11100105

Probable Lifetime Distater

CNG 111, Lot: 105. Estimate $10000.
Sold for $30000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’. 336-323 BC. AV Distater (20.5mm, 17.15 g, 8h). Amphipolis mint. Struck under Antipater, circa 325-323/2 BC. Head of Athena right, wearing necklace, single-pendant earring, and triple-crested Corinthian helmet adorned with a coiled serpent / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Nike standing left, holding wreath in extended right hand, cradling stylis in left arm; kantharos in left field. Price 167; Troxell, Studies, Group A, 534. Good VF, minor edge marks.