Macedon, Kings of Macedon, Antigonus III Doson, 229-221 BC, Tetradrachm 17.12g. Jameson I 1008; Hess-Leu, 24 March 1959, lot 174 (same dies), Mektepini-699 (same obverse die). Obverse: Head of Poseidon right wreathed with sea grass. Reverse: ΒΑΣΙΛΑΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΓΟΝΟΥ on side of prow, upon which is seated Apollo, holding a bow in his outstretched hand, monogram below and M in exergue. Scarce monogram.
Lot 166*
Macedon, Kings of Macedon, Antigonus III Doson, 229-221 BC, Tetradrachm 17.12g. Jameson I 1008; Hess-Leu, 24 March 1959, lot 174 (same dies), Mektepini-699 (same obverse die). Obverse: Head of Poseidon right wreathed with sea grass. Reverse: ΒΑΣΙΛΑΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΓΟΝΟΥ on side of prow, upon which is seated Apollo, holding a bow in his outstretched hand, monogram below and M in exergue. Scarce monogram.
Sold for £1,020 (US$ 1,712) inc. premium
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Macedon, Kings of Macedon, Antigonus III Doson, 229-221 BC, Tetradrachm
17.12g. Jameson I 1008; Hess-Leu, 24 March 1959, lot 174 (same dies), Mektepini-699 (same obverse die). Obverse: Head of Poseidon right wreathed with sea grass. Reverse: ΒΑΣΙΛΑΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΓΟΝΟΥ on side of prow, upon which is seated Apollo, holding a bow in his outstretched hand, monogram below and M in exergue. Scarce monogram. Good Very Fine (1)
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