Auction 10  –  18 May 2015

Nomos, Auction 10

Greek, Roman and Byzantine Coins

Mo, 18.05.2015, from 4:00 PM CEST
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GREEK COINS Persis Vahbarz (Oborzos), governor, c. mid 3rd cen­tury BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26mm, 16.86g 1), Perse­polis. Diademed head of Vahbarz to right, with luxuriant mustache and jutting beard; wearing kyrbasia or satrapal hat, with flap down to form a visor, and pendant earring. Rev. whwbrz prtrk’ZY ALHYA prs Fire Temple; to left, Vahbarz standing right in attitude of prayer; to right, standard. Alram 526. BMFA 2343. Rare. Nicely toned and with a powerful portrait in high relief. Flan very slightly tight, otherwise , extremely fine. From the Sunrise Collection.

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Price realized 9'600 CHF
Starting price 9'600 CHF
Estimate 12'000 CHF
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