Sikyonia, Sikyon, Silver Drachm

Item Reference: C201006711 Reserved Share
Sikyonia, Sikyon. Silver Drachm, c. 335-330 BC. Obverse: Chimera standing left, raising left forepaw, ΣE below. Reverse: Dove flying left, I before, all within wreath. (BCD Peloponnesos 229ff; HGC 5,…
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£2,750.00

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Description

Sikyonia, Sikyon.

Silver Drachm, c. 335-330 BC.

Obverse: Chimera standing left, raising left forepaw, ΣE below.
Reverse: Dove flying left, I before, all within wreath.

(BCD Peloponnesos 229ff; HGC 5, 209; SNG Copenhagen 37; BMC 68).

Nearly Extremely Fine, attractive old cabinet tone.

5.83g.

Ex. Künker Auction 270 (02/10/2015) lot #8266;
Ex. Hess-Divo, eLive Auction 4 (24/10/2013) lot #1248;
Ex. Stack’s Bowers (& Ponterio), Sale 164 (06/01/2012) lot #231.

Specification

Periodc. 335 - 330 BC
Datec. 335-330 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Greece

Denomination

Drachm

Coin Ruler

Sikyon

Country

Mainland Greece and the Islands

Coin House

Sikyonia

Metal

Silver

ReferencesBCD Peloponnesos 229ff; HGC 5, 209; SNG Copenhagen 37; BMC 68.
Weight5.83 g

Provenance

Ex. Künker Auction 270 (02/10/2015) lot #8266;
Ex. Hess-Divo, eLive Auction 4 (24/10/2013) lot #1248;
Ex. Stack's Bowers (& Ponterio), Sale 164 (06/01/2012) lot #231.

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