KINGS OF BITHYNIA. Nikomedes III Euergetes, 127-94 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 37 mm, 16.85 g, 12 h), Nikomedia, year ΔOP (174) = 124-123. Diademed head of Nikomedes to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ EΠIΦANOYΣ NIKOMHΔOY Zeus standing left, crowning the king's name with an olive wreath held in his right hand and holding a long scepter in his left; inner left, eagle on thunderbolt above monogram and date ΔOP. DCA 444. HGC 7, 645. Cf. Callataÿ p. 54 (D20/R- [unlisted reverse die]). SNG Copenhagen 647 var (date). Rare for this year; well struck on a broad flan. Uneven tone on the obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 530 CHF