|Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Live Auction 5||Auction date: 27 September 2022|
|Lot number: 429|
Price realized: 2,000 GBP (Approx. 2,157 USD / 2,236 EUR) Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
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Persia, Achaemenid Empire AV Daric. Time of Darios I to Xerxes II. Sardes, circa 485-420 BC. Persian Great King or hero, wearing kidaris and kandys, in kneeling-running attitude on exergual line to right, holding apple-tipped spear and strung bow; quiver over shoulder / Rectangular incuse punch. Carradice Type IIIb, Group A/B (pl. XIII, 27); BMC Arabia pl. XXIV, 26; Sunrise 24. 8.38g, 15mm.
Good Very Fine; much detail remaining.
From the Italo Vecchi Collection;
Ex Roma Numismatics Ltd., E-LIVE Auction 4, 29 November 2018, lot 397.
Estimate: 1200 GBP