+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

E-auction 325-241077 - TROAS - GERGIS Demi-unité

TROAS - GERGIS Demi-unité VF
You must sign-in and be an approved bidder to bid, Login to bid. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register.Clicking on « bid » constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of cgb.fr private e-auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information ckeck the E-auctions F.A.Q.

NO BUYER'S FEE.
Estimate : 100 €
Price : 23 €
Maximum bid : 27 €
End of the sale : 08 July 2019 14:02:30
bidders : 6 bidders
Type : Demi-unité
Date: c. 350-300 AC.
Mint name / Town : Gergis, Troade
Metal : copper
Diameter : 11,5 mm
Orientation dies : 1 h.
Weight : 1,86 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Flan court mais bien centré. Joli Sphinx au revers. Patine vert foncé
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête de la Sibylle Hiérophile laurée, tournée de trois quarts de face à droite avec un grand collier.

Reverse


Reverse description : Sphinx assis à droite, les ailes repliées.
Reverse legend : GER.

Historical background


Troy - Gergis

(Fourth century BC)

Gergis was not far removed from Ilion (Troy) and certainly confused with the website of Bali Dagh-(Klio, 1909, p.10). Attalus I of Pergamum residents Gergis settled in a new city after 241 BC Hiérophile a Sibyl, would be born near to Gergis Merpessus and his tomb is found in the temple of Apollo Gergis.

By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies to enhance your experience.

x