Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £7,200

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Greek coinage, Sicily, Akragas, Gold Diobol, c. 410, eagle, with closed wings, standing left on rock, pecking at serpent, two pellets below, rev. crab, ΣΙΛΑ ΝΟΣ, 1.34g/6h (SNG ANS 998; SNG Lockett 714; Gulbenkian 171). Extremely fine


S. Weintraub Collection
N. Bunker Hunt Collection, Part II, Sotheby Auction (New York), 21-2 June 1990, lot 221