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Live auction - bgr_467988 - PAEONIA - PAEONIAN KINGDOM - PATRAOS Tétradrachme

PAEONIA - PAEONIAN KINGDOM - PATRAOS Tétradrachme AU
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Estimate : 550 €
Price : 320 €
Maximum bid : 320 €
End of the sale : 30 January 2018 14:07:00
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : Tétradrachme
Date: c. 320 AC.
Mint name / Town : Atelier indéterminé
Metal : silver
Diameter : 24 mm
Orientation dies : 9 h.
Weight : 10,55 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan ovale, décentré au droit donnant une impression de profondeur au portrait. Joli revers bien centré et bien venu à la frappe. Patine de collection ancienne avec des reflets dorés
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête laurée d'Apollon à droite.

Reverse


Reverse legend : LÉGENDE RÉTROGRADE.
Reverse description : Cavalier péonien bondissant à droite, terrassant un hoplite macédonien au sol ; dans le champ à gauche, un canthare.
Reverse legend : PA-TRA-OU.

Commentary


Poids léger. Même coin de droit que l’exemplaire de l’American Numismatic Society (ANS. 1032). Légende de revers rétrograde. Semble provenir du trésor péonien.

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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