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Live auction - bgr_469398 - PAEONIA - PAEONIAN KINGDOM - PATRAOS Tétradrachme

PAEONIA - PAEONIAN KINGDOM - PATRAOS Tétradrachme AU/AU
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Estimate : 950 €
Price : 620 €
Maximum bid : 620 €
End of the sale : 06 March 2018 14:21:43
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Tétradrachme
Date: c. 320 AC
Mint name / Town : Péonie
Metal : silver
Diameter : 23,5 mm
Orientation dies : 9 h.
Weight : 12,96 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan ovale et irrégulier bien centré des deux côtés. Belle tête taillée à la serpe. Bien centré au revers, légèrement stylisé. Patine de collection ancienne
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient de la vente Burgan 33 du 25 mars 1993, n° 25

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête stylisée, diadémée d'Apollon à droite.

Reverse


Reverse description : Cavalier péonien galopant à droite, terrassant un hoplite macédonien au sol.
Reverse legend : P-AT-RAOU.
Reverse translation : (de Patraos).

Commentary


Au droit, Apollon porte la taenia au lieu de la couronne et la tête semble ornée d’une moustache. Frappé avec un coin bouché au revers. Même coin que l’exemplaire de la collection Mc Lean du Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge, n° 3696, pl. 137, n° 15.

Historical background


Paeonia - KINGDOM OF Paeonia - PATRAOS

(340-315 BC)

The kingdom of Paeonia gained independence after the death of Perdiccas III, king of Macedonia in 359 BC Before the bellicosity of Philip II of Macedonia, Lykkeios and its successor, Patraos (340 (359 to 340 AC.) - 315 AC.) were turbulent neighbors. After the death of Audoléon (315-286 AC)., Paeonia was held in Macedonia.

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