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Triton XXIV

Lot nuber 378

SICILY, Leontini. Circa 430-425 BC. AR Tetradrachm (24mm, 17.32 g, 5h).

Triton XXIV
Lot: 378.
 Estimated: $ 5 000

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 12 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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SICILY, Leontini. Circa 430-425 BC. AR Tetradrachm (24mm, 17.32 g, 5h). Head of Apollo left, wearing laurel wreath / Head of roaring lion right; 6E-o-n-t5-n-on around; three barley grains above, to left, and below; leaf behind. Boehringer, Münzgeschichte 55 (same dies); HGC 2, 671 (same dies as illustration); SNG ANS 257 (same dies); SNG Lloyd 1063 (same obv. die); Basel 353 (same dies); Rizzo pl. XXIV, 4 (same dies). In NGC encapsulation 3599630-006, graded MS(star), Strike: 5/5, Surface: 4/5, Fine Style. Struck at an early die state, with the characteristic die break in the hair of Apollo being quite small.

From the Grand Haven Collection. Ex Jonathan K. Kern Collection (Heritage 3037, 4 January 2015), lot 30864.

The final winners of all Triton XXIV lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 19-20 January 2021. This lot is in Session Two, which begins 19 January 2021 at 2 PM 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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