Coins and Historical Medals (9 February 2021)

Date of Auction: 9th February 2021

Sold for £190

Estimate: £100 - £150

Greek Coinages, KINGS OF MACEDON, Philip III, Tetradrachm, Amphipolis, 322-20, in the name and types of Alexander III, head of Herakles right, wearing lion-skin, rev. Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, Phrygian cap in left field, 15.83g (Troxell, Studies, group H2, 61; Price 112; SNG Ashmolean 2594ff); Drachm, Magnesia-on-the-Meander, 323-19, head of Herakles right, wearing lion-skin, rev. Zeus seated left, holding eagle and sceptre, thyrsos in left field, 4.11g (Price P151); Fifth-Tetradrachm, Amphipolis, 318-17, in the name and types of Philip II, head of Apollo right, rev. youth on horseback right, crescent below, 2.59g (Troxell, Studies, Group 8, 378; SNG ANS 706ff; SNG Ashmolean 2501) [3]. Very fine, but first with some peripheral roughness £100-£150