From the Brauer and Laux Collections
|Sale: Triton X, Lot: 19. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Monday, 8 January 2007.
Sold For $1700. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
3rd century BC. AR 20 Asses (9.03 g). Youthful head of Hercle facing, wearing lion skin headdress; [X X (mark of value) flanking neck] / Blank. Vecchi II 75; HN Italy 155; SNG France 37; SNG ANS 89-90; BMC 3; Basel 12; McClean 132; Dewing 76 (all from same obv. die). VF, lightly toned, minor die wear.
From the Peter J. Laux Collection. Ex Dr. George Brauer Collection (Numismatic Fine Arts Fall MBS, 12 October 1988), lot 23.