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CNG Feature Auction 115

Lot nuber 209

LESBOS, Mytilene. Circa 454-428/7 BC. EL Hekte – Sixth Stater (11mm, 2.55 g, 12h).

CNG Feature Auction 115
Lot: 209.
 Estimated: $ 500

Greek, Electrum

Sold For $ 475. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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LESBOS, Mytilene. Circa 454-428/7 BC. EL Hekte – Sixth Stater (11mm, 2.55 g, 12h). Wreathed and bearded head of Dionysos right / Confronted calf heads; all within incuse square. Bodenstedt Em. 50; HGC 6, 976 corr. (palmette not always present). Die rust on obverse. VF. Struck on a broad flan.

From the Weise Collection. Ex Kallman Collection (Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 389, 18 January 2017), lot 274, purchased from Colosseum Coin Exchange; Coin Galleries (6 November 1996), lot 22.

Bodenstedt’s emission 90 encompasses a wide array of reverses. While always depicting a satyr, he sometimes has hair, but usually without, and sometimes there are subsidiary symbols in the margins around the satyr’s head.

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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