Greek Coins. Bruttium, Brettii.
Drachm circa 213-208, AR 4.76 g. Diademed and veiled head of Thetis r., wearing earring and beaded necklace; on far shoulder, sceptre. In field l., bee. Rev. BPETTIΩN Poseidon, bearded and naked, standing l. leaning on lance and with l. foot on Ionic capital; in field l., eagle flying l. with wreath in its talons. Scheu 84 (described as fly). Arslan 27.39. Historia Numorum Italy 1963.
Old cabinet tone and very fine
Ex J. Schulman 200,1937, Mathey, 60 and Künker 182, 2011, 68 sales.
|Price realized||425 CHF 17 bids|
|Starting price||120 CHF|