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 147

Estimate: 7'000 CHF   |   Starting price: 5'600 CHF Price realized: 10'000 CHF
The Carthaginians in Sicily and North Africa
Tetradrachm, uncertain mint in Sicily circa 320-315, AR 16.88 g. Barley wreathed head of Tanit l., wearing earring and necklace; around, four dolphins. Rev. Head of horse l.; behind, palm tree with clusters of dates; beneath truncation of the neck, 'mmhnt in Punic characters. Hunterian 10 (these dies). Weber 1775. Jenkins 184.
Struck on a very broad flan and exceptionally complete. Light
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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