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CNG Feature Auction 118

Lot nuber 65

SICILY, Messana. 420-413 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 17.29 g, 6h).

CNG Feature Auction 118
Lot: 65.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Greek, Coin-in-Hand Video, Silver

Sold For $ 4 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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SICILY, Messana. 420-413 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 17.29 g, 6h). 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; MEΣΣ-A-NI-O-N around. Caltabiano Series XIV, 527.2 (D208/R215 – this coin, illustrated); HGC 2, 792. Beautifully toned, some light roughness and die rust. Good VF. Well centered.

From the Father & Son Collection, purchased from Art Ancient, 2016. Ex Leu 13 (29 April 1975), lot 53; Numismatic Fine Arts (Gans) (19 April 1960), lot 142; Naville V (18 June 1923), lot 956; Rollin & Feuardent (22 May 1908), lot 140.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 118 lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 13-14 September 2021. CNG Feature Auction 118 – Session One – Greek Coinage Part 1 will be held Monday morning, 13 September 2021 beginning at 9:00 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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