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Live auction - bgr_717997 - AIOLIS - ELAIA Diobole

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Starting price : 90 €
Estimate : 180 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 25 January 2022 14:17:07
Type : Diobole
Date: c. 400 AC.
Mint name / Town : Elaia, Éolide
Metal : silver
Diameter : 10 mm
Orientation dies : 11 h.
Weight : 1,16 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie légèrement décentrée au revers mais très belle couronne d’olivier. Portrait à l’usure régulière. Patine grise
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant de la collection du Professeur Dr. Franke


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête d’Athéna casquée à gauche.


Reverse description : Légende dans une couronne d’olivier ; le tout dans les restes d’un carré creux.
Reverse legend : E-L-A-I.
Reverse translation : (Elaia).


Divisonnaire rare.

Historical background

Aeolis - ELAIA

(Fifth - fourth century BC)

Elaiai was a city on the coast southwest of Pergamum. Under the Attalids kings, the city became the port of Pergamum.

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