|Coins - Ancient - Silver|
|Realisation Price||525.00 USD|
Goldberg Auctioneers / February 12-15 2017 Long Beach (#96) - 12/02/2017 / Ancient Coins - Greek Coins / Lot 1517
Bruttium, The Bretti. Silver Drachm (4.75 g), 216-214 BC Superb EF Second Punic War issue. Diademed and draped bust of Nike right, wearing single-pendant earring and necklace; behind, pentagram. BPETTIΩN, River god standing facing, crowning himself with wreath and holding scepter; in right field, thymiaterion and H; between feet, [Γ]. Arslan dies 61/85; Scheu 34; SNG ANS -; HN Italy 1959. Lovely old cabinet tone with hints of iridescence.