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Lot 4588    Session 16 (9.30am Friday 23rd November)    Greek Silver & Bronze Coins

Estimate $5,000
Current Bid $3,400
Bidding Closes 23 Nov 07:30

SICULO-PUNIC, mint of the camp, (c.320-310 B.C.), silver tetradrachm, (17.14 g), obv. wreathed head of Persephone to left, wearing triple pendant earring and necklace, four dolphins swimming around, rev. horse's head to left, palm tree behind, Punic legend, "MMHNT" below, (S.6434, Boston 497 [same obverse die], SNG Lockett 1053 [same obverse die], Jenkins SNR 56 [Series 3b] 171 [dies, O50/R152]). Attractive old light cabinet irridescent toning, extremely fine, of fine artistic style, very scarce.

Ex Numismatica Ars Classica, Auction 110, 23rd May 2016 (lot 146), where it realised 3200 SFr.

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