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

Nomos 24

22 May 2022 14:00 CEST
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zurich
overview
Estimate: 2000 CHFHammer Price: 2600 CHF
Lot 238
">

CYPRUS. Paphos. Uncertain king, circa 500-480 BC. Stater (Silver, 24.5 mm, 10.98 g, 2 h). 'Bo-ka/ro-se' (in Cypriote syllabic script) Man-headed bull - the river god Bokaros - kneeling to right on ground line, his bearded head turned back to left; above, pellet in crescent. Rev. 'Pa-si' ('King' in Cypriote syllabic script) Astragalos within circular incuse. Cf. BMC 1, ppl. VII, 1 and XXI, 2 (no crescent). Destrooper-Georgiades –. Cf. Jameson 2334 = Weber 7701 (no crescent). Cf. Masson and Amandry pl. I, 4. Cf. Traité II, 1 956 and pl. XXVII, 7 = De Luynes 3006 (no crescent). Tziambazis –. Zapiti & Michaelidou –. But for another example from the same dies, see Roma XVIII, 2019, 661. Extremely rare, the second example known. Struck from worn dies, otherwise, about extremely fine.

Online bidding closes: 22 May 2022 09:00:00 CEST Current Date & Time: 6 Jul 2022 21:37:55 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer price:2600 CHF

Pre-Bidding closes on 22 Mai 2022 at 9:00 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...