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Lot 41

Estimate: 4'000 CHF   |   Starting price: 3'200 CHF Price realized: 3'200 CHF
The Carthaginians in Italy, Sicily and North Africa. Tetradrachm, uncertain mint in Sicily ”people of the camp” circa 320-310, AR 16.81 g. Head of Tanit (Kore-Persephone) l., wearing barley-wreath, earring and necklace; in l. field, dolphin above caduceus. Rev. Head of horse l.; behind, palm tree with clusters of dates; beneath truncation of the neck, ‘m m in Punic characters. Gulbenkian 374 (these dies). Jenkins Punic Sicily III, 223 (this coin illustrated).
Struck in high relief and with a wonderful old cabinet tone. Extremely fine
Ex NAC 9, 1996, 287 and CNG 79, 2008, 59 sales. From the A.D.M. collection.

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