Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

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Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £15,000

Estimate: £5,000 - £6,000

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