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 162

Estimate: 20'000 CHF   |   Starting price: 16'000 CHF Price realized: 19'000 CHF
Kingdom of Thrace, Lysimachus 323 – 281 and posthumous issues
Stater, Lysimachia Thraciae 297-281, AV 8.50 g. Diademed head of Alexander r. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ – ΛΥΣΙΜΑΚΟΥ Athena seated l., holding Nike in outstretched r. hand and resting l. arm on shield decorated with lion’s head; in inner l. field lion's facing left. / K•. Monogram MYO on throne. Müller –, for the exact same symbols cf. 46 (tetradrachm). Thompson, Essays Robinson –. Prospero 250 (these dies).
In exceptional state of preservation. A powerful portrait of great beauty,
virtually as struck and almost Fdc

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