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Live auction - bgr_542441 - CORINTHIA - CORINTH Statère

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Estimate : 520 €
Price : 350 €
Maximum bid : 380 €
End of the sale : 30 July 2019 14:13:09
bidders : 2 bidders
Type : Statère
Date: c. 345-307 AC.
Mint name / Town : Corinthe, Corinthie
Metal : silver
Diameter : 22 mm
Orientation dies : 9 h.
Weight : 8,53 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Flan ovale, bien centré des deux côtés. Belle tête d’Athéna, bien venue à la frappe. Pégase à l’usure régulière. Patine grise de collection avec de légers reflets bleutés
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant de la collection Luc Corso


Obverse legend : Q (KAPPA ARCHAÏQUE).
Obverse description : Pégase volant à gauche, les ailes déployées.


Reverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Reverse description : Tête d'Athéna à gauche, coiffée du casque corinthien ; derrière un osselet (astragale) ; sous le menton, A.

Historical background

Corinthia - CORINTH

(350-306 BC)

Corinth was the unwitting victim of the Macedonian hegemony over Asia from Alexander the Great as it then lost its strategic role. Ptolemy I of the occupied 308-306 BC, which marks the end date of manufacture "foals". She joined the Achaean league after 268 BC, but the city was razed by Lucius Memmius in 146 BC for opposing Rome.

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