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Obolos 26

18 December 2022


Countermark of Odessos

Price: 25 CHF
Lot 66

KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-282/1 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 2.49 g, 11 h), Contemporary imitation. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. B[A]ΣIΛE[ΩΣ ΛYΣIMA]XOY Lion leaping to right; countermark: river-god Hebros reclining left, Δ in circle monogram below. Cf. HGC 3, 1758. Olive-green patina. Crude as made. Very fine.

From the Vineyard Collection, ex Colosseum MBS 109, 17 November 1999, 259.

An interesting imitation sporting a countermark of Odessos.

Online bidding closes: 18 Dec 2022, 14:33:00 CET Current Date & Time: 25 Feb 2024, 15:25:19 CET Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:70 CHF by NomosMember4476 (7 bids)
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