Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

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Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £5,100

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Kyzikos, Electrum Hekte, c. 370, bearded head of Zeus facing right over tunny fish, rev. four-part incuse square, 1.31g (cf. von Fritze 182 [Stater]). Extremely fine, possibly the only known specimen £3,000-4,000

Footnote

Provenance:
Leu Numismatik Auktion 57 (Zürich), 25 May 1993, lot 100