obolos 20
3 October 2021
Webauction
Lot 100
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Samos. Circa 412/1-406/5 BC. Half chalkous (Bronze, 7 mm, 0.61 g, 9 h). Prow of Samian galley right. Rev. ΣA Amphora within wreath. HGC 6, 1259. SNG Copenhagen 1691. Black patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 101
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Samos. Circa 412/1-406/5 BC. Half chalkous (Bronze, 8 mm, 0.37 g, 5 h). Prow of Samian galley left. Rev. ΣA Amphora within wreath. HGC 6, 1259. Cf. SNG Copenhagen 1691 (prow to right). Green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 102
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Samos. Circa 270-240 BC. Octobol (Silver, 20.5 mm, 4.46 g, 12 h). Lion's scalp facing. Rev. ΣΑΜΙΩΝ Forepart of charging bull to right; olive-spar to right; below, krater and trident. Barron 4-18 (uncertain dies). HGC 6, 1237. Toned. Hairline flan crack, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 103
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Samos. Circa 210-185 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 17 mm, 2.93 g, 11 h). Facing lion's scalp. Rev. Forepart of bull to right; below, peacock, amphora, and grain ear. Barron pl. XXVIII, 9 (same dies). Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 104
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 435-425 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14.5 mm, 3.49 g). Sphinx seated to left on ground line; to left, bunch of grapes over Chian amphora; to right, monogram of ΗΓ. Rev. Granulated quadripartite incuse square. BMC 20-1. Mavrogordato Period VI, 42. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 105
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 435-425 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.34 g). Sphinx seated to left on ground line; to left, bunch of grapes over Chian amphora; to right, monogram of ΗΓ (?). Rev. Granulated quadripartite incuse square. Cf. BMC 27 (different monogram). Mavrogordato Period VI, 42 (but only drachms). Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 106
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 400-375 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 10.5 mm, 1.07 g, 3 h). Sphinx seated left; all on a raised disk. Rev. Amphora. Hardwick 11a. HGC 6, 1154. Dark green patina. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 107
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 380-350 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14.5 mm, 3.65 g, 3 h). Sphinx seated left; to left, grape bunch above amphora. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square with striated quarters and thick bands; ΕΠΑΙΝΕ on horizontal band. Cf. HGC 6, 112 (magistrate not recorded). SNG Copenhagen -. SNG von Aulock -. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 108
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 310-290 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.59 g, 3 h), struck under the magistrate Arieos. Sphinx seated right; before, grape bunch. Rev. ΧΙΟΣ / ΑΡΙΗΟΣ Amphora; to left, eagle standing right. Mavrogordato -. HGC 6, -. Green patina. Minor porosity, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 40 CHF
Starting Price: 35 CHF
Lot 109
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 290-240 BC. (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.66 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate, Therses. Sphinx seated to right; before, grain-ear. Rev. ΧΙΟΣ / ΘΕΡΣΗΣ Chian amphora; to left, grape bunch. HGC 6, 1151. Mavrogordato 62α. Brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 110
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 290-100 BC. (Bronze, 13.5 mm, 2.94 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Artemes. Sphinx seated right, left forepaw raised; to right, grape bunch. Rev. ΧΙΟΣ / ΑΡΤΕΜΗΣ Amphora within wreath. Cf. HGC 6, 1157 (magistrate not listed). Cf. SNG Copenhagen 1610-1 (magistrate). Dark green patina. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 111
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 133-88 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 3.80 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Hermophantos. Sphinx seated left; in field to left, bunch of grapes. Rev. XIOΣ / ΕΡΜΟΦΑΝΤΟΣ Chian amphora within ivy wreath. Mavrogordato 66α; SNG Copenhagen -. Toned. Light porosity. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 112
CARIA. Antioch ad Maeandrum. 2nd century BC. (Bronze, 8 mm, 0.67 g, 6 h). Bull's head facing. Rev. ANTIO/XEΩΝ Cicada. BMC -. Karl -. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG Keckman -. SNG von Aulock -. Seemingly unpublished. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Extremely rare mint
Lot 113
CARIA. Hydisos. 1st century BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 7.37 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Menestheus Drakon. Head of Aphrodite to right. Rev. IΔICEΩN MENEΣΘEYΣ ΔPAKΩN Filleted cornucopia. Babelon, Inventaire sommaire 2428. Extremely rare. Well-centered and struck, with a dark green patina with earthen highlights. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 114
CARIA. Idyma. late 5th century BC. Drachm (Silver, 14 mm, 3.80 g, 10 h). Horned head of Pan facing. Rev. Ι-Δ-ΥΜΙ-Ο-Ν Fig leaf within incuse square. BMC 2 (same dies). Hecatomnus 3b (A2/P2; this coin). SNG Keckman 59-60. SNG von Aulock 2560. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 115
CARIA. Idyma. late 5th century BC. Triobol (Silver, 11.5 mm, 2.09 g, 9 h). Horned head of Pan facing. Rev. Ι-ΔΥΜΙ-ΟΝ Fig leaf within incuse square. Cf. Karl 159 (trihemiobol). SNG Keckman -. SNG von Aulock 2562 (same dies). Rare denomination for the mint. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 116
CARIA. Kaunos. Circa 430-410 BC. Stater (Silver, 21.5 mm, 11.68 g, 12 h). Winged female goddess moving to left, her head turned back to right, holding a wreath in both hands and a kerykeion in her right. Rev. Triangular baetyl flanked by two bunches of grapes hanging from tendrils; above to left, inverted Δ; Ψ on baetyl. Konuk 99 bis (O41/R40). Troxell, Winged 27 (same dies). Well-centered and struck. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 117
CARIA. Kranaos. Circa 300-280 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 10 mm, 1.71 g, 6 h). Radiate and draped bust of Helios facing slightly to right. Rev. KPAN Grape bunch on vine; below, crayfish to left. Klein 535. SNG Keckman 219. A choice example with a dark brown patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 118
CARIA. Kranaos. Circa 300-280 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 16.5 mm, 1.49 g, 3 h). Radiate and draped bust of Helios facing slightly to right. Rev. KPAN Grape bunch on vine; below, crayfish to left. Klein 535. SNG Keckman 219. Dark brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 119
CARIA. Knidos. Circa 380-360 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13.5 mm, 1.57 g, 1 h), struck under the magistrate Charatonas (?). KNI Forepart of lion to right. Rev. ΧΑΡATΩΝΑ Head of Aphrodite to right, her hair bound with a spendone; behind, uncertain symbol. Ashton, Late p. 87 (magistrate ΧΑΡΑΤΑΣ (?)). Cf. SNG Keckman 170-1 (magistrate). Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 120
CARIA. Mylasa. Circa 450-400 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.49 g, 9 h). Forepart of a lion facing. Rev. Scorpion to left, within an incuse square. Karl 338. Rosen 403. SNG Kayhan 934-938. SNG Keckman 917. SNG von Aulock 7803. A well-struck example with a bold scorpion. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 121
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 14 mm, 2.27 g, 6 h), struck under the magistrate Amphktyon. Wreathed head of youthful Dionysos to right. Rev. ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ / ΑΜΦΙΚΤΥΩΝ Winged thunderbolt; below, cornucopia. BMC -. Göktürk, "A Hoard of Hellenistic Silver Coins of Myndos, Halikarnassos, and Knidos", Studies in Ancient Coinage from Turkey -. Karl -. SNG Ashmolean 243. SNG Keckman -. Well-struck and lightly toned. Thin flan crack. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 122
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.43 g, 3 h), struck under the magistrate Philon. Wreathed head of youthful Dionysos to right. Rev. ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ / ΦΙΛΩΝ Winged thunderbolt; in right field, caduceus. Karl 272 (same obverse die). SNG Keckman 242 (same obverse die). Attractive toning. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 123
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.29 g, 9 h), struck under the magistrate Metrodoros. Wreathed head of youthful Dionysos to right. Rev. ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ / ΜΗΤΡΟΔΩΡΟΣ Winged thunderbolt. Cf. Karl 270-3 (magistrate). SNG Keckman 241. Light encrustations, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 124
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13.5 mm, 2.43 g, 12 h). Wreathed head of youthful Dionysos to right. Rev. ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ / [...] Winged thunderbolt; magistrate's name illegible. Cf. Karl 270-3 (magistrate). Cf. SNG Keckman 241-3 (magistrate). Obverse struck slightly off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 125
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13.5 mm, 2.15 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Menophilos. Wreathed head of youthful Dionysos to right. Rev. ΜΥΝΔΙΩΝ / ΜΗΝΙΦΙΛΟΣ Winged thunderbolt. Cf. Karl 270-3 (magistrate). Cf. SNG Keckman 241-3 (magistrate). Very fine.
Hammer Price: 480 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 126
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.90 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Theodo... Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΜΥΝΔΙ / ΘΕΟΔΟ Grape bunch. BMC 14. Cf. Karl 274 (different magistrate). Cf. SNG Keckman 244 (illegible magistrate). Lightly toned and attractive. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 127
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 12.5 mm, 0.84 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Theokles. Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΜΥΝΔAΙ / ΘΕΟKΛHΣ Grape bunch. Cf. BMC 13-6 (magistrate). Cf. Karl 274 (different magistrate). Cf. SNG Keckman 244 (illegible magistrate). Porosity, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 128
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 11 mm, 0.94 g, 6 h), struck under the magistrate Theodo... Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΜΥΝΔΙ / ΘΕΟΔΟ Grape bunch. BMC 14. Cf. Karl 274 (different magistrate). Cf. SNG Keckman 244 (illegible magistrate). Porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 125 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 129
CARIA. Myndos. mid 2nd century BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 12 mm, 1.01 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Theok... Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΜΥΝ / ΘΕΟK Grape bunch. BMC 13. Cf. Karl 274 (different magistrate). Cf. SNG Keckman 244 (illegible magistrate). Darkly toned. Worn obverse die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Fourth known drachm from Syangela
Lot 130
CARIA. Syangela. Early 4th century BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 3.95 g, 7 h). Head of Dionysos to left, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΣYA Kantharos; to right, inverted grape bunch on vine with leaf; all within incuse square. Cf. Yarkin 1. Cf. SNG Keckman 264 (quarter drachm). See Künker 226, 2013, 494 for an example struck from the same dies. Extremely rare - the fourth known drachm of Syangela. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 131
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Kos. Circa 220-200 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14.5 mm, 2.99 g, 1 h), struck under the magistrate Philinos. Bearded head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. KΩION / ΦΙΛΙΝΟΣ Crab; below, club to right. BMC 83. HGC 6, 1313. Karl 357. SNG Keckman 293. SNG von Aulock 2757. Nicely toned. Tight flan, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 166 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 132
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 408/7-390 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 12 mm, 1.81 g, 12 h). Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. ΡΟΔΙΟΝ (retrograde) Rose; grape bunches on vines flanking; all within incuse square. Ashton 14. Hecatomnus 29-30. HGC 6, 1426 corr. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 133
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 340-316 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 11 mm, 1.46 g, 12 h). Head of Helios facing slightly right. Rev. P-O Rose with bud to right; grape bunch to left; all within incuse square. Ashton 103. HGC 6, -. Toned. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 134
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 340-316 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 12 mm, 1.63 g, 1 h). Head of Helios facing slightly right. Rev. P-O Rose with bud to right; grape bunch to left; all within shallow incuse. Ashton 103. HGC 6, -. Lightly toned. Surfaces a little rough, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 135
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 21 mm, 6.59 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Eu... Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. POΔION Rose with bud to right; to left, jug above EY. Ashton 160. HGC 6, 1435. Boldly struck and attractive. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 136
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 22 mm, 6.28 g, 11 h), struck under the magistrate Eu... Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. POΔION Rose with bud to right; to left, jug above EY. Ashton 160. HGC 6, 1435. Toned. Light porosity, small edge flaw at 3 h, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 137
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 21.5 mm, 6.74 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Eu.... Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. POΔION Rose with bud to right; to left, jug above EY. Ashton 160. HGC 6, 1435. Excellent centering and with a lovely tone. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 480 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 138
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 21 mm, 6.65 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Eu... Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. POΔION Rose with bud to right; to left, jug above EY. Ashton 160. HGC 6, 1435. Well-centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 139
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 19 mm, 6.66 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Eu... Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. POΔION /EY Rose with bud to right; to left, thyrsos. Ashton 159. HGC 6, 1435. Well-centered and lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 140
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 19 mm, 6.57 g, 11 h), struck under the magistrate Eu... Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. POΔION / Ε - Υ Rose with bud to right; to left, bunch of grapes. Ashton 158. HGC 6, 1435. Handsome style and lightly toned. Crystallization marks, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 141
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 305-275 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 12 mm, 1.62 g, 12 h). Head of Helios facing slightly right. Rev. Rose with bud to right; ivy-lead and E to left; all within shallow incuse. Karl -. SNG Keckman 464-6. Lightly toned. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 142
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 205-190 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14 mm, 2.44 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Gorgos. Head of Helios facing slightly to right. Rev. P-O / ΓOPΓOΣ Rose with bud to right; to left, bow in bow-case. Ashton 288. HGC 6, 1453. Toned. Small punch in lower reverse field, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 143
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 205-190 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 11 mm, 0.99 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Anaxidikos. Head of Helios facing slightly right. Rev. P-O / ΑΝΑΧΙΔΙΚΟΣ Rose with bud to right; amphora to left; all within shallow incuse. Ashton 307. HGC 6, 1454. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 144
CENTRAL GREECE. Uncertain. Circa 190-170 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15.5 mm, 2.73 g, 10 h), imitating Rhodes, struck in the name of the Rhodian magistrate Ainetor. Head of Helios facing slightly to right. Rev. AINHTΩΡ Rose, with bud to left; in right field, grape bunch. Cf. Ashton, Pseudo 1-12 (dies not recorded). Ahston, More appendix 1, C, 29-33. Nicely toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 145
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 170-150 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 2.81 g, 11 h), plinthophoric series, struck under the magistrate Dexikrates. Radiate head of Helios to right. Rev. Ρ - Ο ΔΕΞΙΚΡΑΤΗΣ Rose with bud to right; below to left, grain stalk; all within shallow incuse square. HGC 6, 1458. Jenkins, Rhodian Group B, 53. Dark iridescent toning. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Unpublished symbol for the magistrate
Lot 146
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 150-125 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 2.74 g, 1 h), plinthophoric series, struck under the magistrate Artemon. Radiate head of Helios to right. Rev. P - O APTEMΩΝ Rose with bud right; to left, oenochoe. Cf. HGC 6, 1459 (vase). Cf. Jenkins Rhodian Group C, 70 (described as a vase, but all images show a hydria). Karl -. Cf. SNG Keckman 662 (vase, but shows a hydria). Unpublished symbol for the magistrate. Toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 147
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 125-88 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13.5 mm, 1.28 g, 12 h), plinthophoric series, struck under the magistrate Melantas. Radiate head of Helios, three-quarter facing to right. Rev. Ρ - Ο ΜΕΛΑΝΤΑΣ Rose with bud to right; below to right, bunch of grapes; all within shallow incuse square. Jenkins, Rhodian 98. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 152
LYDIA, Uncertain. Sardes (?). 4th Century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 12 mm, 1.38 g, 12 h). Head of Dionysios to left, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. F-S in Lydian Kantharos. Vögtli, Pergamon 524. Dark green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 153
LYDIA, Uncertain. Sardes (?). 4th Century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 13 mm, 1.86 g, 11 h). Head of Dionysios to left, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. F-S in Lydian Kantharos. Vögtli, Pergamon 524. Dark green patina with earthen highlights. A few light cleaning marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 154
LYDIA, Uncertain. Sardes (?). 4th Century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 17 mm, 1.53 g, 12 h). Head of Dionysios to left, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. F-S in Lydian Kantharos. Vögtli, Pergamon 524. Dark green patina. With a stylistically fine head of Dionysos. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 155
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 16.5 mm, 5.62 g, 1 h). Wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Horned panther standing to left, his head facing, using his right foreleg to break spear held in jaws; in left field, monogram. GRPC Lydia, 201. Johnston -. Dark brown patina. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 35 CHF
Starting Price: 35 CHF
Lot 156
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 4.68 g, 12 h). Wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Horned panther standing to left, his head facing, using his right foreleg to break spear held in jaws; in left field and below, monograms. GRPC Lydia, 187. Johnston -. Green patina with earthen highlights. Minor porosity and a few light cleaning marks, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 157
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 16.5 mm, 3.97 g, 12 h). Wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Forepart of lion to right; behind, monogram of ΙΗΛΥ. GRPC Lydia, 180. Johnston 239. Green patina. Some roughness on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 158
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 15 mm, 4.17 g, 12 h). Wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Forepart of lion to right; behind, monogram. GRPC Lydia, 184. Johnston 238. Black patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 159
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 15.5 mm, 3.37 g, 12 h). Wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Forepart of lion to right; behind, monogram of ΙΗΛΥ. GRPC Lydia, 180. Johnston 239. Rough dark brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 160
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 15.5 mm, 3.92 g, 12 h). Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Amphora; to right, monogram of ΣΔΥ. GRPC Lydia, 176. Johnston 228. Boldly struck; attractive dark patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 161
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 13 mm, 2.63 g, 10 h). Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Amphora; uncertain monogram. GRPC Lydia, 170. Dark brown patina. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 162
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 15 mm, 3.85 g, 12 h). Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Amphora; to right, monogram of ΣΔΥ. GRPC Lydia, 176. Johnston 228. Dark greyish green patina with earthen deposits. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 163
LYDIA. Sardes. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 4.66 g, 11 h). Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ Amphora; above, monogram of ΠΑ. GRPC Lydia, 173. Johnston -. Brown patina with attractive earthen highlights. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 164
LYDIA. Sardes. Circa 133 BC-AD 14. (Bronze, 18.5 mm, 6.04 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Alexandros, son of Menogenos. Head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy-wreath. Rev. ΣAPΔIANΩN / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΣ / ΜΗΝΟΓΗΝΟΥΣ Demeter standing to left, holding long torch in left hand and corn-ears and poppy with her right. GRPC Lydia, 229. Waddington 5212. Dark greenish-black patina. Surfaces slightly rough, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 165
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27.5 mm, 12.61 g, 12 h), c. 155-145. Cista mystica with half-open lid from which a serpent issues to the left; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, TPAΛ; to right, amphora. GRPC Lydia, S397. Kleiner-Noe Series 22. Pinder 145. Lightly toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Unpublished Cistophoric Didrachm
Lot 166
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 21.5 mm, 5.89 g, 12 h), Cistophoric series. Lion's skin draped over club; all within ivy wreath. Rev. TPAΛ Grape bunch on vine; eagle standing left in left field, Tyche holding cornucopia in her left hand over A[...] in right field. GRPC Lydia, -. Kleiner-Noe Series -. Unpublished.Toned. Light porosity. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 167
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16.5 mm, 2.95 g, 1 h), Cistophoric series, 155-145. Lion's skin draped over club; all within ivy wreath. Rev. TPAΛ Grape bunch on vine; amphora in right field. GRPC Lydia, S427. Kleiner-Noe Series 22, 6a. Toned; rarely encountered in such fine condition. Slightly porous, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 168
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 12.54 g, 7 h), struck under the magistrate Ptol(emaios), c. 133 or slightly later. Cista mystica with half-open lid from which a serpent issues to the left; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; above, ΠTOΛ; to left, TPAΛ; to right, Dionysos standing facing, holding long thyrsos with his right hand and grape bunch with the left. GRPC Lydia, S491. Pinder 156. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 169
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 16 mm, 12.44 g, 11 h), struck under the magistrate Ptol(emaios), year Δ = 4 = 130-129. Cista mystica with half-open lid from which a serpent issues to the left; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; above, ΠTOΛ; to left, Δ above TPAΛ; to right, Dionysos standing facing, holding long thyrsos with his right hand and mask of Silenos with the left. GRPC Lydia, S495. Pinder 157. Light toning with iridescent hues around the devices. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 170
LYDIA. Nysa. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 15 mm, 4.14 g, 12 h). Jugate heads of Hades, laureate, and Kore to right. Rev. ΝΥΣΑΕΩΝ Dionysos standing to left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in his left. GRPC Lydia, 36. Klein 571. Green patina. Rough surfaces, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 171
LYDIA. Philadelphia. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 16 mm, 5.16 g, 12 h). Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΦΙΛΕΔΕΛ/ΦΕΩΝ Filleted thyrsos; to upper left, monogram of ΟΔΙ. GRPC Lydia, 51. SNG Copenhagen 341. Green patina with earthen highlights. Surface flacking, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 172
LYDIA. Philadelphia. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 15 mm, 3.86 g, 11 h), struck under the archiereus Hermippos, son of Hermogenes. ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ Ivy wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΑΡΧΙΕΡΕΥΣ / ΕΡΜΙΠΠΟΣ Panther standing to left, head turned back to right, cradling filleted thyrsos. GRPC Lydia, 41-2. SNG Copenhagen 340. Attractive green patina with earthen highlights. Corrosion on back of head, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 173
LYDIA. Philadelphia. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 15.5 mm, 5.65 g, 12 h), struck under the archiereus Hermippos, son of Hermogenes. ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ Ivy wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΑΡΧΙΕΡΕΥΣ / ΕΡΜΙΠΠΟΣ Panther standing left, head turned back to right, cradling filleted thyrsos. GRPC Lydia, 41-2. SNG Copenhagen 340. Dark green patina and well-centered. A few light cleaning marks, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Dancing Satyr
Lot 174
LYDIA. Philadelphia. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 3.63 g, 7 h). Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΦΙΛΑ-ΔΕΛΦ-[EΩN] Nude satyr dancing to left with arms raised. GRPC Lydia, 87. SNG Copenhagen 353. Dark patina with earthen highlights. Interesting reverse. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 175
PHRYGIA. Dionysopolis. 1st century BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 8.88 g, 1 h). Youthful head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΔΙΟΝΥΣΟΠΟΛΙTΩΝ Filleted thyrsos flanked by crescent and star. Von Aulock, Phrygiens II 24. Fair.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 176
PHRYGIA. Eumeneia. Circa 133-30 BC. (Bronze, 20 mm, 8.28 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Menekrates, son of Askl... Wreathed head of youthful Dionysos to right. Rev. EYEMENEΩΝ / MENEKRA/AΣΚΛΗ Tripod; above, star; to inner left, star above serpent-entwined labrys; to inner right, star above filleted laurel branch. BMC 14-18. HGC 7, 687. Dark green patina. Cleaning scratches on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 177
PHRYGIA. Eumeneia. Circa 133-30 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 11.75 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrate Dionysios, son of Philonid(os). Wreathed head of youthful Dionysos to right. Rev. EYEMENEΩΝ / ΔIONYΣIOΣ/ΦIΛΩNIΔ Tripod; above, star; to inner left, star above serpent-entwined labrys; to inner right, star above filleted laurel branch. BMC 13. HGC 7, 687. Dark green patina with earthen highlights. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 178
DYNASTS OF LYCIA. Vekhssere II, circa 410-390/80 BC. 1/6 Stater (Silver, 15 mm, 1.15 g, 9 h), Tlos. Facing lion's scalp. Rev. T-Λ Two panthers seated facing one another, each with forepaw raised; between, diskeles; all within pelleted border within circular incuse. Traité II/2 440 bis. Müseler VII 22-3. Toned. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 179
DYNASTS OF LYCIA. Perikles, circa 380-360 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 13 mm, 2.43 g, 3 h). Horned head of Pan to left. Rev. ΠE-PE-KΛ (in Lycian) Lycian triskeles to left. Falghera 219-23. Müseler VIII, 52-5. SNG von Aulock 4257-8. Dark green patina. Flan flaws, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 180
PAMPHYLIA. Aspendos. Circa 465-430 BC. Obol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.93 g). Amphora. Rev. Triskeles within incuse square. SNG BN 14. Lightly toned. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 181
LYCAONIA. Laranda. Circa 324/3 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.66 g, 7 h). Baal seated left, torso facing, holding grain ear and grape bunch in extended right hand, scepter in left. Rev. Forepart of wolf right; above, downwards pointing crescent; all within dotted square border. Göktürk 82. SNG BN 443 (Cilicia). SNG Levante 223 (Cilicia). Nicely toned and well-centered. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 182
LYCAONIA. Laranda. Circa 324/3 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.54 g, 5 h). Baal seated left, torso facing, holding grain ear and grape bunch in extended right hand, scepter in left. Rev. Forepart of wolf right; inverted crescent above; all within dotted square border. Göktürk 82. SNG BN 443 (Cilicia). SNG Levante 223 (Cilicia). Toned. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 183
CILICIA. Tarsos. Tarkumuwa (Datames), satrap of Cilicia and Cappadocia, 384-361/0 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.74 g, 9 h), c. 380. Female head facing, turned slightly to the left, wearing necklace and pendant earrings. Rev. TRKMW (Aramaic) Bearded male head (Ares?) to right, wearing crested Athenian helmet; grape cluster behind. Casabonne type 1. Moysey Issue 4. SNG BN 271. SNG Levante -. SNG von Aulock 5941. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 184
CILICIA. Tarsos. Tarkumuwa (Datames), satrap of Cilicia and Cappadocia, 384-361/0 BC. Stater (Silver, 23 mm, 9.78 g, 4 h), struck circa 370. B'LTRZ (Aramaic) Baaltars seated to right on backless throne, holding bunch of grapes and grain ear in his left hand and eagle-tipped scepter in his right; in field to right, thymiaterion; under throne, forepart of a bull to right; all within crenellated wall. Rev. TRDMW (Aramaic) Datames seated to right, in full Persian garb, measuring arrow held in his left hand; on the lower right, bow; in field in upper right, winged solar disk. Casabonne Series 2. SNG BN 286-8. SNG Levante 88. Deeply toned. Porous, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 185
CILICIA. Tarsos. Mazaios, satrap of Cilicia, 361/0-334 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 10.64 g, 9 h). B'LTRZ (Aramaic) Baaltars seated left on backless throne, holding grain ear and a vine branch with a bunch of grapes in his right hand, and long scepter in his left; below throne monogram. Rev. MZDI (Aramaic) Lion attacking stag to left; to lower right O. Casabonne Series 1, Group A. SNG BN 314-7. SNG Levante 111. Toned and well-struck. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 186
CILICIA. Tarsos. Balakros, satrap of Cilicia, 333-323 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 10.49 g, 10 h). Baaltars seated left, holding lotus-tipped scepter; to left, grain ear and bunch of grapes; to right, B and ivy leaf; below throne, letter. Rev. Draped bust of Athena facing slightly to left, wearing crested Attic helmet; to left, bunch of grapes; to right, T. Casabonne series 2. SNG BN -. Cf. SNG Levante 121. A seemingly unpublished variety. Well-centered and with lovely light toning. Scrape on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 187
CILICIA. Tarsos. Balakros, satrap of Cilicia, 333-323 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.83 g, 6 h). Baaltars seated left, holding lotus-tipped scepter; to left, bunch of grapes; below throne, I. Rev. Draped bust of Athena facing slightly to left, wearing crested Attic helmet; to left, Corinthian helmet to right and bunch of grapes; to right, T. Casabonne series 2. SNG BN -. Cf. SNG Levante 121. Fine toning. Small bump on front edge of Athena's helmet, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1001 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 188
CILICIA. Tarsos. Balakros, Satrap of Cilicia, 333-323 BC. Stater (Silver, 24 mm, 10.64 g, 5 h). Baaltars seated left, holding lotus-tipped scepter; to left, grain ear and bunch of grapes; to right, ivy leaf; below throne, T. Rev. Draped bust of Athena facing, turned slightly to left, wearing triple-crested helmet and pearl necklace. Casabonne series 2. SNG BN -. Cf. SNG Levante 116. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 189
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-385/4 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 10.76 g, 3 h). Aphrodite seated left on throne; holding phiale in her outstretched right hand and resting her left elbow on the throne back; to left, altar; to right, Eros standing left, crowning Aphrodite with a wreath held in his right hand. Rev. ΝΑΓΙΔΕΩ-Ν (final N retrograde) Dionysos standing left, holding bunch of grapes in his right hand and thyrsos with his left; in field at upper left, Α within circle. Casabonne Type 4. Lederer 25 (same obverse die). SNG BN -. SNG Levante -. Toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 190
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 1.06 g, 5 h). Head of Pan to right. Rev. ΝΑΓΙΔΙΚΩΝ. Göktürk -. SNG BN -. SNG Levante -. SNG Pfälzer 957. Lightly toned. Porosity, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Unpublished in the standard references
Lot 191
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.98 g, 2 h). Head of Pan to left. Rev. ΝΑΓΙ-ΔΕΩΝ Amphora. Göktürk -. SNG BN -. SNG Levante -. Unpublished in the standard references. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 192
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.66 g, 12 h). Head of Pan to right. Rev. ΝΑΓΙ Head of Dionysos to right. Göktürk 4. SNG BN 16. SNG Levante 4. A lovely little coin with a very attractive head of Pan. Minor porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 193
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.74 g, 11 h). Head of Aphrodite to left, hair bound in sphendone. Rev. ΝΑΓΙΔΙ Bearded head of Dionysos to left. Cf. Göktürk 3 (legend). SNG BN 8 (same dies). Cf. SNG Levante 3 (heads to right and legend). Toned. Slightly worn obverse die, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 194
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.80 g, 11 h). Head of Aphrodite to left, hair bound in sphendone. Rev. ΝΑΓΙ Bearded head of Dionysos to left. Göktürk 3. SNG BN 6-11. Cf. SNG Levante 3 (heads to right). Lightly toned. Light porosity. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 195
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.49 g, 6 h). N Head of Aphrodite to right, hair in sphendone, wearing single pendant earring. Rev. Head of Dionysos to right. Göktürk 1. SNG BN 15 var. SNG Levante 3 var. Nicely toned and well-struck. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 196
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 11 mm, 0.56 g, 6 h). N Head of Aphrodite facing, head turned slightly right. Rev. N Head of youthful Dionysos facing, head turned slightly left, wearing ivy wreath. Göktürk 2. SNG BN –. SNG Levante 6. Deeply toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 40 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
Lot 197
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.54 g, 1 h). Amphora. Rev. NAΓΙΔΕΩΝ (?) Kantharos. Göktürk -. SNG BN 19. SNG Levante -. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 198
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.55 g, 6 h). Amphora with ivy leaf on the left side. Rev. ΝΑΓΙΔΕΩΝ Kantharos. Göktürk -. SNG BN 19. SNG Levante -. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 199
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 7 mm, 0.50 g, 11 h). Amphora. Rev. Kantharos. Göktürk -. SNG BN 19 var (ethnic on reverse). SNG Levante -. Toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 200
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.48 g, 6 h). Amphora. Rev. Kantharos. Göktürk -. SNG BN 19 var (ethnic on reverse). SNG Levante -. Toned. Roughness and uncleaned as found, otherwise, fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 201
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 385/4-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 29 mm, 10.16 g, 12 h). Aphrodite seated left on throne; holding phiale in her outstretched right hand and resting her left elbow on the throne back; to left, Nike flying right, crowning her with wreath held in both hands; below throne, mouse left. Rev. NΑΓΙΔΙΚΟΝ Dionysos standing left, holding bunch of grapes in his right hand and thyrsos with his left; below grapes, letters (A...). Casabonne Type 4. Cf. SNG BN 11-3 (monogram and letters on reverse). Cf. SNG Levante 28-31 (monogram and letters on reverse). The reverse particularly pleasing. Die rust on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 202
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 385/4-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 9.63 g, 7 h). Aphrodite seated left on throne; holding phiale in her outstretched right hand and resting her left elbow on the throne back; to left, Nike flying right, crowning her with wreath held in both hands, above plant with flower; below throne, mouse left. Rev. NΑΓΙΔΙΚΟΝ Dionysos standing left, holding bunch of grapes in his right hand and thyrsos with his left; below grapes, AΩ; to upper left, ΠΥ. Casabonne type 4. Cf. SNG BN 37 (letters on reverse. Cf. SNG Levante 14 (letters on reverse). Toned. Light scratches, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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