Numismatik Naumann
Numismatik Naumann, Auction 44

Ancient and World Coins

Su, 07.08.2016, from 5:00 PM CEST
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Description

ACHAEMENID EMPIRE. Time of Artaxerxes I to Artaxerxes III (5th-4th centuries BC). Siglos. Imitating Sardes.

Obv: Persian king in kneeling-running stance right, holding dagger and bow.
Rev: Rectangular incuse punch.

Cf. Carradice Type IV (for prototype).

An interesting contemporary imitation featuring a near stick figure rendering of the Persian king.

Condition: Very fine.

Weight: 4.17 g.
Diameter: 17 mm.

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Price realized 65 EUR 6 bids
Starting price 40 EUR
Estimate 50 EUR
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