There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Lot
24663

Ancients: LESBOS. Mytilene. Ca. 460-450 BC. EL hecte, (12mm, 2.51 gm, 5h). ...

2013 April 18-19 & 22-23 CICF World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago #3024

Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Make Offer:
Make Offer to Owner

The owner of this Item has been actively participating in the Make Offer to Owner program.
Claim Item: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
Auction Ended On: Apr 19, 2013
Item Activity: 5 Internet/mail/phone bidders
388 page views
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel
5440 N. River Rd.
Rosemont, IL 60018

Description:
Exceptional Example
LESBOS. Mytilene. Ca. 460-450 BC. EL hecte, (12mm, 2.51 gm, 5h).  Forepart of boar running right, truncation dotted / Head of roaring lion right within linear square frame. Bodenstedt 41. Traite II 2, 2154, pl. 159, 30. Sharply struck from a fresh obverse die. Likely the finest example known of this rare issue. Good Extremely Fine.

Ex Gemini IX (9 January 2012), lot 110. 

View large image(s) of this item

Service and Handling Description: Coins & Currency (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Find Auction Prices for Comparable Items:

Photographs:
Sign-in or Join (free & quick) to see the full image


FLOOR AUCTIONS View All
Open For Bidding
Coming Soon
HERITAGE MEMBERSHIP
922,443
bidder-members
$945,932,865
sold in the last year
VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
CONSIGNMENTS WANTED
Only 10 days left to consign to the 2015 April 22 - 27 CSNS US Coins Signature Auction - Chicago!
Learn About Consigning With Us
I appreciate how you’ve kept me informed every step of the way.
Joyce
HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. To compare for yourself, visit: compete.com
Take our 2014 Coin
and Currency Survey
Grand prize:
A Certified Uncirculated
1907 High Relief $20!*
Take the Survey
HERITAGE VIDEO TUTORIAL
GETTING THE MOST OUT OF SEARCH
RECENT AUCTIONS
2015 January 29 - February 1 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
2015 January 29 - February 1 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
REALIZED $7,019,365
2015 January 13 - 14 World Coins & Ancient Coins - Dallas
2015 January 13 - 14 World Coins & Ancient Coins - Dallas
REALIZED $3,000,587
2015 January 8 - 12 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Orlando
2015 January 8 - 12 FUN World Currency Signature Auction - Orlando
REALIZED $990,575