CARIA, Islands off. Rhodes
|Sale: Triton V, Lot: 1454. Estimate $400.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 16 January 2002.
Sold For $425. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
. Circa 250 BC. AR Didrachm (6.45 gm). Three-quarter facing head of Helios, head turned slightly right / POÐION, rose with bud to right; star and ÐI to left. SNG Helsinki 530-531; Ashton, "A Series of Rhodian Didrachms from the mid-Third Century BC," in NumChron 1989, 21 (A9/P17 - this coin). Toned, good VF. ($400)
From the Robert Schonwalter Collection. Ex Robert Ball Auktion 6 (9 February 1932), lot 344.