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Obolos 26

18 December 2022
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Superb Head of Silenos

Starting Price: 100 CHF
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Lot 29

SICILY. Katane. Circa 450-415/3 BC. Hemilitron (Silver, 10.5 mm, 0.37 g, 5 h). Bearded and partially bald head of Silenos to right. Rev. K-A (retrograde) Winged thunderbolt. Apparently unpublished. Seemingly unique, and with a superbly engraved head of Silenos. Some surface marks. Edge broken 4-6h by an elderly dealer on the viewing of Nomos 17, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.

From the Vineyard Collection, Nomos 17, 26 October 2018, 34, ex Numismatica Ars Classica 18, 29 March 2000, 79.

Online bidding closes: 18 Dec 2022, 14:14:30 CET Current Date & Time: 7 Feb 2023, 22:22:46 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:1000 CHF by Byzant1 (12 bids)
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