Caria, Maussolos, AR Tetradrachm, Halikarnassos

Item Reference: C189NM066557 Sold Share
Satraps of Caria, Maussolos (c. 377/6-353/2 BC) Silver Tetradrachm 5.10gm., Halicarnassus, struck after 367 BC. Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly to the right. Reverse: Zeus Labraundos standing right,…
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Description

Satraps of Caria, Maussolos (c. 377/6-353/2 BC)

Silver Tetradrachm 5.10gm., Halicarnassus, struck after 367 BC.

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly to the right. Reverse: Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding labrys in right hand and long sceptre in left, Π below his elbow, ΜΑΥΣΣΩΛΛ[Ο].

(Μ. Hurter, Pixodaros, pl. 33, 37)

Excellent metal. Good Extremely Fine. Rare issue with this mark.

Specification

Period c 377 - 352 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Tetradrachm

Coin Ruler

Maussollos

Country

Asia Minor

Coin House

Carian Satraps

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Halikarnassos

Weight 15.06 g

Provenance

Ex Bolaffi Auction 27, 02/12/2015, Lot #569

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