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Triton XXIV

Lot nuber 772

PHOENICIA, Tyre. Uncertain king. Circa 425-394 BC. AR Shekel (23.5mm, 13.65 g, 2h).

Triton XXIV
Lot: 772.
 Estimated: $ 1 000

Greek, Coin-in-Hand Video, Silver

Sold For $ 1 400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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PHOENICIA, Tyre. Uncertain king. Circa 425-394 BC. AR Shekel (23.5mm, 13.65 g, 2h). Melkart, holding bow in extended left hand and reins in right, riding hippocamp right; below, waves above dolphin right / Owl standing right, head facing; crook and flail diagonally in background. E&E-T Group II.1.1.1.a, 288 (O26/R22 – this coin); Betlyon 17; Rouvier 1788; HGC 10, 315 (this coin illustrated); BMC 19-22. Toned, edge splits, some porosity and graffito (Phoenician “aleph”) on reverse. Good VF. Exceptional for issue.

Ex CNG Inventory 951894 (June 2013); Spink Numismatic Circular CXII.2 (April 2004), no. GK 1230; Classical Numismatic Group 63 (21 May 2003), lot 675.

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 Three, which begins 20 January 2021 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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