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22 October 2013
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zürich
Estimate: 1250 CHFHammer Price: 3400 CHF
Lot 160

CYCLADES, Naxos. Late 3rd-mid 2nd century BC. Didrachm (Silver, 23mm, 7.80 g 1), Ktesiphon, c. 200-180 BC. Head of bearded Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΝΑΞΙ / ΚΤΗΣΙΦ Wreathed krater on a high foot with low handles; to right, thyrsos. Nicolet-Pierre, Cratérophores 17 (D6-R11,same dies). Very rare, of the seven examples of this die pair known, four are in museums. Traces of a removed mount above the head on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.

From a European private collection acquired prior to 2000.

Online bidding closes: 22 Oct 2013 00:00:00 CEST Current Date & Time: 1 Jul 2022 21:48:40 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer price:3400 CHF

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