The Roman Empire
Estimate: 4'000 CHF
Starting price: 3'200 CHF
Price realized: 3'500 CHF
Octavian, as Augustus 27 BC – 14 AD
Tetradrachm, Antiochia 4-3 BC, AR 15.17 g. KAISAPOΣ ΣE – BAΣTOY Laureate head r. Rev. ETOYΣ – NIKHΣ Tyche seated r. on rock, holding palm branch in r. hand; at her feet, river-god Orontes swimming r. In r. field, monogram and IB over monogram. In upper field, HK (Aktian era). McAlee 182. Prieur 52. RPC 4153.
In exceptional condition for the issue. Light tone and good extremely fine
Ex Gorny & Mosch sale 190, 2010, 413 and Nomos fixed price list 2011, 89.
A wonderful example of this issue which is otherwise not particularly rare. I doubt you could find a nicer one. MSG.