A sharply struck Celtic tetradrachm
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Starting price: 200 CHF
Price realized: 460 CHF
CELTIC, Lower Danube. Uncertain tribe. Circa late 4th-3rd centuries BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 14.32 g, 2 h), imitating Philip II of Macedon. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Young jockey, holding palm branch and reins, riding horse to right; below horse, Λ above torch; below foreleg, kerykeion. Dembski -. Lanz -. NAC 78 (2014), 167. OTA -. Struck on a broad flan and very attractive. Extremely fine.
From a European collection, formed before 2005.