Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £3,100

Estimate: £3,000 - £3,500

Greek coinage, Kings of Macedonia, Philip II (357-336), Gold Stater, Pella, c. 340-328, laureate head of Apollo right, rev. ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ, charioteer driving fast biga right, holding reins and goad, trident head below, 8.59g/2h (Le Rider 227-350; SNG ANS 144-54; Hoberman p.84, this coin). Extremely fine £3,000-3,500