Ancient Coins, Artefacts and Numismatic Books (25 September 2012)

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Date of Auction: 25th September 2012

Sold for £9,000

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Greek Coinages, Kings of Macedonia, Alexander the Great (336-323), Distater, Ægeæ (?) c. 336-323, head of Athena right, wearing ear-ring, necklace and Corinthian helmet adorned with serpent, rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Nike standing left, wings spread, holding stylis over her left shoulder with her left hand and wreath in her outstretched right; below wing, Λ above Ο; to left, upright thunderbolt, 17.23g/9h (Price 191). Good very fine £4,000-6,000