Coins, Tokens, Historical Medals and Antiquities (2 & 3 June 2021)
Date of Auction: 2nd & 3rd June 2021
Sold for £420
Estimate: £400 - £600
FootnoteProvenance: P. Dawson Collection.
In Greek mythology this representation of Venus depicts her coming out of the ocean after Cronus castrated Uranus, throwing his testicles into the sea creating a froth that gave birth to Aphrodite