Nomos
Nomos, Auction 20

Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Medieval and Modern Coins

Fr, 10.07.2020, from 04:00 PM CEST
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Description

Kings of Thrace
Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Stater (Gold, 20 mm, 8.31 g, 12 h), struck under Mithradates VI Eupator, Kallatis, c. 88-86 BC. Diademed head of Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated left on low-backed throne, holding Nike in her right hand, a spear in her left, and with her left elbow resting on a shield; below, trident; below Athena's right arm, HP monogram; on throne, KAΛ. SNG Copenhagen 1089. Callatay D6/R4. Müller 266. A wonderful stater, extremely sharp and with the original mint luster. Virtually as struck.

From the Trausnitz Collection, ex Lanz 68, 6 June 1994, 85 and Leu Numismatics 57, 25 May 1993, 57.

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Price realized 2'600 CHF
Starting price 2'000 CHF
Estimate 2'500 CHF
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