obolos 20
3 October 2021
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Lot 39
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Current Bid: 200 CHF
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TROAS. Larissa. 4th century BC. Triobol (Silver, 12 mm, 1.96 g, 10 h). Head of nymph to right. Rev. ΛΑΡ-ΙΣ-ΑΙ Amphora within incuse square. Cf. Traité II 2064 (diobol). Cf. Winterthur 2767 (diobol). Unique. The only known example of this, the largest denomination struck by this mint. Roughness, otherwise, very fine.

From the Vineyard Collection, ex Classical Numismatic Group 63, 21 May 2003, 448.

There are only four published silver coins from Larissa in Troas, all of which are diobols (Imhoof-Blumer, "Antike Griechische Münzen", SNR 19 (1913), 87; Traité II 2064; Winterthur 2767; and Wroth, "Greek Coins acquired by the British Museum in 1901", NC 1902, 26). This unique coin is the largest silver coin known from the mint.
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03 Oct 2021 15:19:30 CEST
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Lot 39
Starting Price: 200 CHF
TROAS. Larissa. 4th century BC. Triobol (Silver, 12 mm, 1.96 g, 10 h). Head of nymph to right. Rev. ΛΑΡ-ΙΣ-ΑΙ Amphora within incuse square. Cf. Traité II 2064 (diobol). Cf. Winterthur 2767 (diobol). Unique. The only known example of this, the largest denomination struck by this mint. Roughness, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 200 CHF
Lot 40
Starting Price: 50 CHF
TROAS. Larissa (as Ptolemais). 3rd century BC. (Bronze, 21 mm, 4.15 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΠTOΛEMAIEΩN Amphora; in the left field, eagle or crow standing to left. SNG von Aulock 2026 var (different denomination and as Lebedos-Ptolemais in Ionia). Possibly unpublished. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Lot 41
Starting Price: 25 CHF
TROAS. Larissa (as Ptolemais). 3rd century BC. (Bronze, 16 mm, 2.45 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΠTOΛEMAIEΩN Amphora; to left, double cornucopia. Asia Minor Coins 3966. SNG von Aulock 2026 (as Lebedos-Ptolemais in Ionia). Surfaces somewhat rough, otherwise, good fine.
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