Ancient Coins From the Collection Formed By John Roberts-Lewis

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Date of Auction: 15th September 2015

Sold for £180

Estimate: £150 - £200

CRETE, Aptera, Æ 11, 2nd-1st cent. BC, head of Artemis right, rev. warrior advancing left, holding spear and shield, 2.20g (BMC 20); Gortyna, reduced weight Drachm, c. 200-67, head of Zeus right, rev. naked warrior advancing to front, holding spear and shield, 3.18g (cf. BMC 55; cf. SNG Copenhagen 448; cf. Svoronos 152) [2]. First fine, second very fine and toned £150-200

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Provenance: *Second SNC September 1978 (7810)