obolos 16
11. October 2020
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Lot 23
Starting Price: 75 CHF
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THRACE. Ainos. Circa 402/1-400/399 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 13 mm, 2.44 g, 12 h). Head of Hermes facing, turned very slightly to left, wearing petasos. Rev. ΑΙΝΙ Goat standing right, his forelegs close together; to right, amphora; below, astragalos; all within incuse square. May, Ainos Group L, 380 (A232/P263). Only one example known to May. An extremely rare variety. Very fine.

From the Vineyard Collection, ex UBS 45, 15 September 1998, 213.
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Lot 23
Starting Price: 75 CHF
THRACE. Ainos. Circa 402/1-400/399 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 13 mm, 2.44 g, 12 h). Head of Hermes facing, turned very slightly to left, wearing petasos. Rev. ΑΙΝΙ Goat standing right, his forelegs close together; to right, amphora; below, astragalos; all within incuse square. May, Ainos Group L, 380 (A232/P263). Only one example known to May. An extremely rare variety. Very fine.
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Lot 24
Starting Price: 200 CHF
THRACE. Ainos. Circa 357-342/1 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 3.80 g, 12 h). Head of Hermes facing, turned slightly to right, wearing a flat petasos with a button at the top. Rev. AINION Cult statue of Hermes Perpheraios on throne to left; to left, kantharos. BMC 23. May, Ainos Group LXV, 440 (A268/R-). Extremely rare - apparently only a few examples with this symbol - toned, and of fine late Classical style. Good very fine.
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Lot 25
Starting Price: 40 CHF
THRACE. Byzantion. Late 3rd-2nd centuries BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 6.76 g, 2 h), struck under the magistrate Zenon. Veiled head of Demeter to right, wreath with grain ears; grape countermark against cheek. Rev. BVZANTI / ΕΠΙ ZΕΝ Cornucopia to right; two countermarks on the fields: dolphin in circular incuse, and winged caduceus within a smaller rectangular incuse. HGC 3.2, 1414. Cf. SNG BM 68-70 (magistrate). For c/m cf. SNG BM Black Sea 69. Dark green patina. Fine.
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