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    Magnificent Myrina

    AEOLIS. Myrina. Ca. 155-145 BC. AR tetradrachm (34mm, 16.15 gm, 12h).  Head of Apollo right, wearing laurel wreath / Apollo standing right, holding phiale in right hand, filleted laurel branch in left; monogram and MYPINAIΩN to left, omphalos and amphora at feet; all within laurel wreath. Sacks Issue 27. SNG von Aulock -. SNG Copenhagen -. BMC 15. Well-centered on a large flan and struck from fresh dies. Lightly toned. A simply breathtaking example of this attractive coinage! NGC Choice AU? 5/5 - 5/5.

    From The California Collection. Ex Heritage 3026 (Long Beach, 25 September 2013), lot 23167.


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