A boldly struck stater of Philip II
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Starting price: 1'500 CHF
Price realized: 3'800 CHF
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. Stater (Gold, 18 mm, 8.59 g, 4 h), Pella, struck under Philip II or Alexander III, circa 340-328. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠΠOY Charioteer driving biga to right, holding reins in his left hand and goad in his right; below horses, trident right. Le Rider 302 (D140/R231). SNG ANS 144-154. Boldly struck in high relief. Good very fine.
From a Swiss collection, formed before 2005.