Celtic and Ancient Coins (17 March 2009)

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Date of Auction: 17th March 2009

Sold for £950

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Stater, Kite type, devolved head of Apollo, rev. disjointed horse left, ‘kite’ shape containing four pellets above, wheel [?] in front, anti-clockwise four-legged spiral below, 5.48g/4h (cf. BMC 3181; cf. VA 825.1; S 392). A little weak in one place, otherwise attractive, very fine or better, very rare £1,000-1,500

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Provenance:
Found at Sleaford (Lincolnshire), January 2000, C. Rudd FPL 58, July 2001 (42); CCI 00.0692