KINGS of MACEDON. Perseus.
|294, Lot: 279. Estimate $2500.
Sold for $2400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
179-168 BC. AR Tetradrachm (31mm, 16.77 g, 11h). Pella or Amphipolis mint; Me–, mintmaster. Struck circa 171-168 BC. Diademed head right / Eagle standing right, wings spread, on thunderbolt; ME (mintmaster's) monogram to right, ZΩ monogram above, EY monogram between legs; all within oak wreath, plow below. Mamroth, Perseus
4; AMNG III 2; SNG Alpha Bank 1131; Boston MFA 720 (same dies). Near EF, toned, a couple slight nicks by eyebrow.
Ex Halliwell Collection (Baldwin’s 68, 28 September 2010), lot 3393.