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Obolos 26

18 December 2022


Rare Type

Starting Price: 75 CHF
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Lot 11

CALABRIA. Tarentum. Circa 325-280 BC. Diobol (Silver, 12.5 mm, 1.18 g, 5 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet the bowl of which is decorated with an olive wreath; below, E. Rev. Herakles kneeling to right, lifting and strangling the Nemean lion grasped in a choke hold; above, Γ or Π. Diobols, Type 108 corr. (due to the narrow flan of the single specimen known to the authors, they were unaware of letter above lion). Cf. HN III 976 (this variety not listed, but certainly falls within this grouping). Vlasto 1337. Toned. Good very fine.

Online bidding closes: 18 Dec 2022, 14:05:30 CET Current Date & Time: 30 Sep 2023, 10:32:35 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:95 CHF by sunnyhe0722 (4 bids)
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