BRUTTIUM. Kaulonia. Circa 525-500 BC. Stater (Silver, 30 mm, 8.33 g, 12 h). ΚΑVΛ Apollo, nude, striding right, brandishing laurel branch in his upraised right hand and, on his outstretched left arm, small figure of a daimon running to right, holding a branch in each of his hands and with his head turned back to look at Apollo; to right, stag standing right, head turned back to left; all within cable border. Rev. As the obverse, but incuse, except for the daimon, branches and stag’s antlers, which are in relief, and with no legend. HN III 2035. Noe, Caulonia Group A, 5. SNG ANS 142. Nicely toned, attractive and clear. Slightly weakly struck and with some striking flatness, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: Unsold
Estimate: 14000 CHF