nomos 19
17 November 2019
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zurich
Lot 15
Estimate: 750 CHF
Hammer Price:
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CELTIC, Carpathian region. Uncertain tribe. Circa 3rd-2nd century BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24.5 mm, 13.75 g, 7 h), with the 'Audoleon' monogram, but copying an issue of Philip II. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. garbled inscription Torso of a horseman, one arm raised in salute, riding horse prancing to right; below horse, "monogram of Audoleon". Castelin 1218-1219. CCCBM I 127. Lanz 723. Pink 429. OTA 429/1. Nicely toned and curiously attractive; a very pleasant example. About extremely fine.

From the Trausnitz Collection, acquired from Münzhandlung Athena on 4 August 2008, and ex Gemini IV, 8 January 2008, 9.
Current Status
Online bidding closes:
17 Nov 2019 10:00:00 CET
Current Date & Time:
27 May 2020 17:37:22 CEST
Remaining Time:
Closed
Hammer Price:
1400 CHF

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Lot 15
Estimate: 750 CHF
CELTIC, Carpathian region. Uncertain tribe. Circa 3rd-2nd century BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24.5 mm, 13.75 g, 7 h), with the 'Audoleon' monogram, but copying an issue of Philip II. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. garbled inscription Torso of a horseman, one arm raised in salute, riding horse prancing to right; below horse, "monogram of Audoleon". Castelin 1218-1219. CCCBM I 127. Lanz 723. Pink 429. OTA 429/1. Nicely toned and curiously attractive; a very pleasant example. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Lot 16
Estimate: 300 CHF
CELTIC, Lower Danube Area. Circa 3rd-2nd century BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26.5 mm, 15.94 g, 3 h), a very early imitation of a tetradrachm of Philip III from Aradus. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΒΙΛΣΙΛΕΩΝ - ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Zeus seated to left on a throne with a back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left, two monograms; below throne, Ζ. Castelin 1345 var (later imitation). CCCBM I 185-186. Lanz 898-899 var (later imitation). OTA 579 var (later imitation). Beautifully toned and well-struck. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Lot 17
Estimate: 1500 CHF
ETRURIA. Populonia. Circa 3rd century BC. 20 Asses (Silver, 15.3 mm, 8.62 g, 12 h). Facing head of Metus (Gorgon), mark of value (XX) below. Rev. Two caducei, tête-bêche. EC Series 48.77 (O14/R18, this coin). HN III 150. Kraay & Hirmer 327 (same dies). Vecchi 48. An attractive piece with an especially clear and well-struck reverse. Minor die rust and the usual die break on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
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