Kings of Macedon, Archelaos I, Silver Didrachm

Item Reference: C190008228 Sold Share
Kingdom of Macedon, Archelaos I. Silver Didrachm, c. 413-399 BC. Obverse: Head of Apollos facing right, wearing taenia. Reverse: APXEAO, horse walking right, with right foreleg raised. (SNG ANS 65ff;…
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Description

Kingdom of Macedon, Archelaos I.

Silver Didrachm, c. 413-399 BC.

Obverse: Head of Apollos facing right, wearing taenia.
Reverse: APXEAO, horse walking right, with right foreleg raised.

(SNG ANS 65ff; SNG Alpha Bank 142 (same obverse die)).

Good Very Fine; pleasing deep cabinet toning. A portrait of attractive artistic style for the period.

10.85g.

Bt. H. Wickert Münzhandlung, original ticket included;
Ex. Kunker 158 (28/09/2008) Lot #163;
Ex. Rauch 10 (1972) Lot #13.

Specification

Period c 413 - 399 BC
Date c. 413-399 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Didrachm

Coin Ruler

Archelaus

Country

Thrace and Macedonia

Coin House

Kings of Macedon

Metal

Silver

References SNG ANS 65ff; SNG Alpha Bank 142 (same obverse die).
Weight 10.85 g

Provenance

Bt. H. Wickert Münzhandlung, original ticket included;
Ex. Kunker 158 (28/09/2008) Lot #163;
Ex. Rauch 10 (1972) Lot #13.

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