Important Ancient Coins (14 March 2007)

Date of Auction: 14th March 2007

Sold for £820

Estimate: £900 - £1,200

Anna of Savoy (1351-1365), Assarion, Thessalonika, c. 1352-65, Anna holding sceptre and model of city, rev. John standing facing, holding sceptre and akakia, 1.98g/6h (cf. DOC 1229, cf. PCPC 309-16; Sear –). Very fine or better, extremely rare, the variety believed unpublished (£900-1,200)