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CNG Feature Auction 117

Lot nuber 44

SICILY, Messana. 420-413 BC. AR Tetradrachm (25.5mm, 17.35 g, 7h).

CNG Feature Auction 117
Lot: 44.
 Estimated: $ 4 000

Greek, Coin-in-Hand Video, Silver

Sold For $ 6 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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SICILY, Messana. 420-413 BC. AR Tetradrachm (25.5mm, 17.35 g, 7h). The nymph Messana, holding kentron in left hand and reins in both, driving slow biga of mules right; MEΣΣA-NA above and before, two dolphins confronted in exergue / Hare springing right; below, dolphin right; MEΣ-ΣA-NI-O-N around. Caltabiano Series XIV, – (D207/R221 [unlisted die combination]); HGC 2, 792; SNG Copenhagen 400 (same obv. die); SNG Lockett 826 (same obv. die); SNG Manchester 424 (same rev. die); Dewing 649 (same rev. die); Ognina 123 (same rev. die). Old collection tone, with some deep iridescence and underlying luster, patches of find patina, minor die wear. Near EF.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 117 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 19-20 May 2021. This lot is in Session 1, which begins 19 May 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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