Search


Click here to Register User Services

Information

Products and Services


Research Coins: The Coin Shop

 
738825
738825. Sold For $695

KINGS of PONTOS. Mithradates VI. 120-63 BC. AV Stater (19mm, 8.30 gm). Tomis mint. Struck in the name of Lysimachos, during the First Mithradatic War, 88-86 BC. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great right, wearing horn of Ammon / BASILEWS LUSIMACOU, Athena seated left, left elbow resting on shield, holding Nike in extended right hand; LU in inner left field, pellet above arm, TO below throne, trident in exergue. De Callata├┐ pg. 142 (D7/R1, reverse re-engraved); AMNG I 2482. Good VF.

The reverse die apparently was re-engraved, with the pellet above the arm added, as well as three pellets ornamenting the trident in the exergue.