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Lot 10. Smyrna Stephanephoric AR Tetradrachm, c. 150-143 BC

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Smyrna Tetradrachm
Smyrna Stephanephoric AR Tetradrachm, c. 150-143 BC

Time left:
Bidding closed (Sunday, September 20th, 19:03:20 CEST)
Current time: Sunday, May 9th, 00:34:19 CEST

Price realised: CHF 2'000.00 (4 bids)
Approx. EUR 1'776.14 / USD 1'981.44 / GBP 1'560.69

High bidder: Bidder 2

eAuction #69, Lot 10. Estimate: CHF 2'000.00

Ionia, Smyrna. AR Stephanephoric Tetradrachm (33-35 mm, 16.84 g), c. 150-143 BC.
Obv. Head of Tyche right, wearing turreted crown, hair in parallel plaits along brown line, gathered at back and falling in loose tendrils on neck.
Rev. ΣMYP / NAIΩN, in two lines, monogram of magistrate Metrodoros below, all within oak wreath.
SNG Cop. -; SNG von Aulock -; Weber 6117; Jameson 1514.

Wonderful iridiscent toning and struck on a broad flan. Insignificant traces of doubling on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.