Motya. Circa 405-397 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 17.05 g, 6 h). Head of Arethusa to left, wearing ampyx and sphendone, triple- pendant earring and pearl necklace; around, four dolphins swimming in different directions. Rev. Crab within shallow circular incuse, seen from above. Campana 2. Jameson 667 (same dies). Jenkins, Punic 47 (O6/R9). HGC 2, 923. SNG ANS 501 (same obverse die). SNG Copenhagen 481 (same obverse die). Nearly extremely fine.
From the Trausnitz Collection, ex Lanz 97, 22 May 2000, 99.
|Price realized||6'000 CHF|
|Starting price||6'000 CHF|