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Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I

Lot nuber 221

KINGS of MACEDON. Kassander. As Regent, 317-305 BC, or King, 305-298 BC. AV Stater (19.5mm, 8.61 g, 3h). In the name and types of Alexander III. Amphipolis mint. Struck circa 307-300 BC.


Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I
Lot: 221.
 Estimated: $ 5 000

Greek, Gold

Sold For $ 17 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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KINGS of MACEDON. Kassander. As Regent, 317-305 BC, or King, 305-298 BC. AV Stater (19.5mm, 8.61 g, 3h). In the name and types of Alexander III. Amphipolis mint. Struck circa 307-300 BC. Head of Athena right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent, and pearl necklace / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟY, Nike standing left, holding wreath and stylis; in left field, trident head downward; monogram below left wing. Price 180 (same rev. die as illustration); Troxell, Ants, Issue 4; Athena Fund II 402 (this coin); Dewing 1116 (same rev. die). Lustrous, tiny mark and a little die wear on obverse. Superb EF.

From the collection of Professor David R. Beatty, C.M., O.B.E. Ex Triton V (15 January 2002), lot 1287; Athena Fund (Part II, Sotheby’s Zurich, 27 October 1993), lot 402; Numismatic Fine Arts XXX (8 December 1992), lot 52.


The final winners of all Triton XXIII lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 14-15 January 2020. Triton XXIII – Session One – Greek Coinage Part I will be held Tuesday morning, 14 January 2020 beginning at 9:00 AM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and in person at the public auction, 22.50% for all others.