• Finest Quality Ancient Greek, Roman & Byzantine Coins
  • Renaissance & 17th Century Dutch Medals
  • Auctions & Private Treaty Sales

Nomos 16

10 May 2018
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zürich
overview

The Finest Known, from Prospero and Knoepke

Estimate: 9500 CHF
Hammer Price: 15000 CHF
Lot 8

ETRURIA. Populonia. 3rd century BC. 10 Asses (Silver, 17 mm, 4.21 g). Female head to right, with her hair bound up by a broad diadem and wearing a triple-pendant earring; behind, value mark, X. Rev. Plain. HN III 165. Sambon 68a. SNG Paris 41. Vecchi 75.15 (this coin). Splendidly preserved, toned, and perfectly struck on a broad, full, flan, very probably the finest example known. Extremely fine.

From the Cinquantenaire Collection, Switzerland, the Prospero Collection, New York Sale XXVII, 4 January 2012, 2 and from the collection of Olga H. Knoepke, Glendining's & Baldwin, 10 December 1986, 10.

Online bidding closes: 10 May 2018, 05:00:00 CEST Current Date & Time: 11 Aug 2022, 17:39:14 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer price:15000 CHF

Pre-Bidding closes on 10 Mai 2018 at 5:00 CEST. Live bidding starts at 14:00 CET and is EXCLUSIVELY available on biddr. Seperate registration is required.

An error has occurred. This application may no longer respond until reloaded. Reload 🗙
Reconnecting, please wait.