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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 352

CARIA, Knidos. Circa 210-185 BC. AR Didrachm (19mm, 5.27 g, 11h). Philinos, magistrate.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 352.
 Estimated: $ 750

Greek, Silver

Sold For $ 2 750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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CARIA, Knidos. Circa 210-185 BC. AR Didrachm (19mm, 5.27 g, 11h). Philinos, magistrate. Head of Helios facing slightly right / Forepart of roaring lion right; grain ear to left, ΦIΛINOΣ below. Nordbø Series 13, 1043; Imhoof-Blumer, Karische 37 (this coin; from “meine sammlung”); HN Online –. Old cabinet tone, traces of find patina. Good VF.

From the Collection of an English Queen’s Counsel. Ex Spink 50 (6 March 1986), lot 59; Münzen und Medaillen XIII (27 June 1954), lot 1180; Dr. Friedrich Imhoof-Blümer Collection, purchased from M. von Lennep, c. 1910/1; c. 1910 Datça (Knidos) hoard (IGCH) 1344.

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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