Coins, Tokens, Historical Medals and Antiquities (2 & 3 June 2021)

Date of Auction: 2nd & 3rd June 2021


Estimate: £2,400 - £3,000

Greek Coinages, MACEDON, Akanthos, c. 460, Tetradrachm, Attic standard, lion attacking bull falling left, fish below exergue line, rev. ακανθιον in shallow incuse border around quadripartite square, 16.97g/3h (Desneux D94/R–; Triton XXIII, 186, same rev. die; de Luynes 1543). Struck on an irregular flan and with some minor surface porosoty, otherwise about extremely fine £2,400-£3,000