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21 February 2021
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Lot 44

LUCANIA. Herakleia. Circa 330-320 BC. Stater (Silver, 23 mm, 7.80 g, 10 h), signed by the engraver Atha.... [˫ΗΡΑΚΛΗΙΩΝ] Head of Athena to right, wearing a pendant earring, a simple necklace and a Corinthian helmet adorned with Skylla; behind neck, Κ. Rev. ˫ΗΡΑΚΛΗΙΩΝ Youthful Herakles standing facing, nude but for a strap across his chest and with the lion's skin over his right arm, holding a bow and arrow in his right hand and a club in his left; to left, above, one-handled jug; to left, in outer field, ΑΘΑ. HN III 1384. SNG ANS 74. Work 77. Van Keuren 84. Struck on a very broad flan. Good very fine.

From the Trausnitz Collection, ex G. Hirsch 191, 24 September 1996, 67.

Online bidding closes: 21 Feb 2021, 15:22:00 CET Current Date & Time: 31 Mar 2023, 08:10:10 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:950 CHF by segestius (12 bids)
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