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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 288

IONIA, Ephesos. Circa 500-420 BC. AR Drachm (15.5mm, 3.21 g).

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 288.
 Estimated: $ 200

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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IONIA, Ephesos. Circa 500-420 BC. AR Drachm (15.5mm, 3.21 g). Bee / Quadripartite incuse square. SNG Kayhan 140; SNG von Aulock 7819; SNG Copenhagen 210; C.C. Vermule, “Greek Coins in the Elisabeth Washburn King Collection at Bryn Mawr College” in NC 1956, 122 (this coin, illustrated). Toned, typical light porosity, scrape on obverse. VF. Rare early issue with full ethnic.

From the Colin E. Pitchfork Collection. Ex Elisabeth Washburn King Collection, gifted to Bryn Mawr College, 1951 (Christie’s New York, 11 December 1992), lot 722, purchased from Münzen und Medaillen AG, 1947.

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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