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CNG Feature Auction 115

Lot nuber 93

MACEDON, Akanthos. Circa 525-470 BC. AR Tetradrachm (27mm, 16.88 g).

CNG Feature Auction 115
Lot: 93.
 Estimated: $ 2 500

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 2 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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MACEDON, Akanthos. Circa 525-470 BC. AR Tetradrachm (27mm, 16.88 g). Lion right, attacking bull crouching left, biting into its hindquarter; [floral ornament in exergue] / Quadripartite incuse square. Desneux Type B, – (unlisted dies); HGC 3, 381. Lightly toned, minor granularity, slight die shift and small area of smoothing on obverse. VF.

From the Judy Day Frink Collection, purchased from Frank Kovacs. Ex Numismatics Fine Arts IX (10 December 1980), lot 152 (erroneous weight and Desneux dies noted).

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 115 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 16-17 September 2020. This lot is in Session 1, which begins 16 September 2020 at 9 AM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and 22.50% for all others.

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