Roma Numismatics Ltd > Auction XXVIIAuction date: 22 March 2023
Lot number: 386

Price realized: 850 GBP   (Approx. 1,040 USD / 963 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
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Lot description:

Seleukid Empire, Demetrios II Nikator AR Didrachm. Phoenician standard. Sidon, dated SE 169 = 144/3 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right / ΒAΣIΛEΩΣ ΔHMHTPIOY, eagle with closed wings standing to left, palm frond behind; ΘΞP (date) above ΠA monogram in left field, ΣΙΔΩ above aphlaston in right field, monogram of ΓP between eagle's legs. SC 1955.1; Babelon 967; Rouvier JIAN V, 1241; DCA 154; HGC 9, 972. 6.95g, 20mm, 1h.

Near Extremely Fine; minor flan crack, attractive light cabinet tone, excellent for the issue. Very Rare.

Ex Walter Weise Collection, Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG, Auction 347, 22 March 2021, lot 830 (collector's ticket included);
Ex Spink Numismatic Circular, Volume XCI.3, June 2003, item GK0939 (dealer's ticket included).

Estimate: 1000 GBP