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CNG Feature Auction 118

Lot nuber 449

SAMARIA, “Middle Levantine” Series. Circa 375-333 BC. AR Obol (8mm, 0.62 g, 9h).

CNG Feature Auction 118
Lot: 449.
 Estimated: $ 2 000

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 11 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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SAMARIA, “Middle Levantine” Series. Circa 375-333 BC. AR Obol (8mm, 0.62 g, 9h). Stag recumbent left, head right / Monstrous horned head facing; winged sun above. Meshorer & Qedar 160; Sofaer –. EF. Excellent metal. Extremely rare and exceptional.

From the Rosen Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 84 (5 May 2010), lot 713.

Meshorer & Qedar list the types in reverse order, but on this specimen it is clear that the monstrous head is on the reverse.

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 Two – Greek Coinage Part 2 through Roman Provincial Coinage Part 1 will be held Monday afternoon, 13 September 2021 beginning at 2:00 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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