Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £15,000

Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000

Greek coinage, Mysia, Kyzikos, Electrum Hekte, c. 410, Helios, naked, kneeling right on tunny fish, holding foreparts of two horses prancing left and right at his sides by bridles, rev. four-part incuse square, 2.67g (von Fritze 148; SNG von Aulock 7312, this coin; Kraay-Hirmer 715, this coin). Extremely fine and very rare £5,000-6,000

Footnote

Provenance:
R. Jameson Collection, Part III, lot 2194
H. von Aulock Collection
Bank Leu Auktion 38 (Zürich), 13 May 1986, lot 98