Numismatica Ars Classica, Zurich   |   Auction 92 - Part I   |   23 - 24 May 2016 Sort by Lot-NumberSort by Estimate
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Session 1, Lot 145

Estimate: 4'500 CHF   |   Starting price: 3'600 CHF Price realized: 4'000 CHF
The Carthaginians in Sicily and North Africa
Tetradrachm, uncertain mint in Sicily circa 330-305, AR 17.16 g. Prancing quadriga driven r. by charioteer, holding kentron and reins; in field above, Nike flying l. to crown him. In exergue, r’smlqrt in Punic characters. Rev. Head of Tanit r., wearing barley wreath, earring and dotted necklace; around, three dolphins. Jameson 598 (these dies). SNG Lloyd 1600 (these dies). Jenkins 47.
Wonderful iridescent tone and good extremely fine
From the collection of a Swiss lawyer purchased in the 1980s and the early 1990s.

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