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Obolos 21

2 January 2022
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Lot 16

CAMPANIA. Neapolis. Circa 300 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 7.47 g, 4 h), struck under the magistrate Ouill...(in Latin, Villius). Head of Parthenope to right; around, four dolphins, with the two lower ones emerging behind Parthenope's neck. Rev. ΝΕΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ Man-headed bull to right; above, Nike flying to right to crown him; below, OYIΛ. HN III 576. Sambon 458. SNG ANS 338-9 (same obverse die). SNG BN 719-727 (same obverse die). SNG Copenhagen 413-414. Struck from well engraved dies, with a portrait of excellent style. Very fine.

From an old Swiss collection in Lausanne.

Online bidding closes: 2 Jan 2022, 14:08:00 CET Current Date & Time: 8 Aug 2022, 00:04:49 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer price:260 CHF by Glaux84 (9 bids)
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