eAuction #81 - closed

Lot 2. Helvetii AR Quinarius, Ninno type

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Very rare variant
Helvetii AR Quinarius, Ninno type

Time left:
Bidding closed (Sunday, September 17th, 19:00:40 CEST)
Current time: Sunday, May 19th, 06:26:29 CEST

Price realised: CHF 1'200.00 (3 bids)
Approx. EUR 1'213.38 / USD 1'320.11 / GBP 1'039.05

High bidder: Bidder 3

eAuction #81, Lot 2. Estimate: CHF 400.00

Gaul, Helvetii. AR Quinarius (12-14 mm, 1.50 g), mid 1st century BC.
Obv. [NINNO], Male head to right.
Rev. MAVC (retrograde), Boar rushing to right.
DT-; Castelin SLM -; LT -; HMZ 1-32bvar (head also to right).

Very rare variant with boar to right. Very fine.

These rare quinarii can be ascribed to the Helvetii and are best known from the Balsthal hoard, found between Basel and Solothurn in 1839/40.