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21 March 2023


Extremely Rare Kimissa Litra

Starting Price: 75 CHF
Hammer Price:  120 CHF
Lot 35

SICILY. Kimissa. Circa 339-336 BC. Litra (Silver, 15 mm, 0.96 g, 11 h). OMONOIA Laureate head of Homonoia to right, wearing sphendone, earring and necklace. Rev. [KIMIΣΣ / AIΩN] Lighted and garlanded altar, its table confind by two horns; to left and right, palm branch. Campana 2. HGC 2, 657 (R2). SNG ANS 1321. Extremely rare. Irregular flan, and repatinated by the previous owner, otherwise, very fine.

The existence of the city of Kimissa is known to us only through its coinage, which is usually dated to the time of Timoleon.

Online bidding closes: 21 Mar 2023, 14:17:30 CET Current Date & Time: 24 Apr 2024, 18:03:15 CEST Remaining Time: Closed Hammer Price:120 CHF by MailBidder2339 (5 bids)
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