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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 161

ATTICA, Athens. Circa 479/8-475 BC. AR Tetradrachm (22mm, 16.77 g, 1h).

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 161.
 Estimated: $ 10 000

Greek, 360 Photo, Silver

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

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ATTICA, Athens. Circa 479/8-475 BC. AR Tetradrachm (22mm, 16.77 g, 1h). Head of Athena right, wearing round earring and crested Attic helmet decorated with tiny spiral on the bowl (behind her ear) / Owl standing right, head facing; olive sprig and crescent to left, AΘE to right; all within incuse square. Starr Group I, 5 (O5/R5) = Seltman Group N, 412 (A274/P349 – this coin); HGC 4, 1592. Old cabinet tone, a few metal flaws. VF. Very rare.

From the Jonathan P. Rosen Collection. Ex Gemini XIII (6 April 2017), lot 42; Rockefeller University/Dr. Alfred E. Mirsky Collection (Gemini VII, 9 January 2011), lot 367; Charles Seltman Collection.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 114 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 13-14 May 2020. This lot is in Session 1, which begins 13 May 2020 at 9 AM ET.

UPDATE: As the CNG staff and many of our clients remain under social distancing and other restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CNG 114 will be held as an internet only auction. The sale will take place as scheduled on 13-14 May 2020.

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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