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Nomos 23

30 November 2021 14:00 CET
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zurich

Boldly struck and beautifully toned Thurium Distater

Estimate: 6500 CHF
Hammer Price: 5200 CHF
Lot 14

LUCANIA. Thurium. Circa 400-350 BC. Distater (Silver, 27 mm, 15.84 g, 3 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing Attic helmet adorned with Skylla to right on the bowl and a griffin to right on the neck guard. Rev. ΘΟΥΡΙΩΝ Bull butting to right, his head turned slightly to his right; in the exergue, grey mullet swimming to right. HN III 1803. Noe C.2 (same dies). SNG ANS 958 (same dies). Beautifully toned and particularly attractive. Almost imperceptible hairline crack, otherwise, extremely fine.

From a European collection, ex Triton XXII, 8 January 2019, 68, Triton VIII, 11 January 2005, 40 and A. Tkalec 24 October 2003, 16.

Online bidding closes: 30 Nov 2021, 08:00:00 CET Current Date & Time: 25 Mar 2023, 19:16:45 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:5200 CHF

Pre-Bidding closes on 30 November 2021 at 8:00 CET. Live bidding starts at 14:00 CET and is EXCLUSIVELY available on biddr. Seperate registration is required.

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