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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 1167

CELTIC, Durotriges. Uninscribed. Circa 80-50 BC. AV Stater (17.5mm, 6.15 g, 1h). Chute (Durotrigan A) type.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 1167.
 Estimated: $ 300

British, Gold

Sold For $ 700. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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CELTIC, Durotriges. Uninscribed. Circa 80-50 BC. AV Stater (17.5mm, 6.15 g, 1h). Chute (Durotrigan A) type. Head of Apollo right, devolved to wreath and crescents / Disjointed horse left; pellets above, ‘crab’ below, [pellet in lozenge above tail]; [below, zigzag and pellet pattern between two parallel lines]. Van Arsdell 1205-1; ABC 746; SCBC 22. Toned, compact flan. VF.

From the James & Martha Robertson Collection.

Hoard evidence suggests that the usual attribution of these staters to the Durotriges may not be correct. The authors of ABC point out that these staters are not found in Durotrigan territory and instead attribute them the the Belgae, although with some reservations.

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 4, which begins 14 May 2020 at 2 PM 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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