E-Auction 21 Aftersale Lot 9

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E-Auction 21 Aftersale Lot 9

SICULO-PUNIC. 4th Century B.C. AR tetradrachm. 17.16 gm. 25 mm. Head of Persephone-Tanit left, hair wreathed with corn, dolphins around / The head and neck of a horse left, a date palm behind, Punic letters at base of neck. HGC 2, 289 (obverse), 284 (reverse). Jenkins 192 (this coin). Good Very Fine; on a broad flan, distinctive reverse die with high relief eye on horse flat struck; attractive old toning. Impressive coin, well pedigreed and of exquisite style.

Ex Lockett Collection, Part II, Glendining & Co., October 28, 1955, lot 957. SNG Lockett 1052 (this coin). Ex Davisson Auction 27, lot 30.


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