Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    MYSIA. Cyzicus. Ca. 450-350 BC. EL stater (20mm, 15.98 gm). NGC XF 4/5 - 4/5. Lion standing right, holding hilt of harpa in right forepaw and biting the blade, the end of which curves past his jaw, tail turned downward; tunny fish right below / Quadripartite mill-sail incuse square pattern. Von Fritze I 177. Greenwell 108. The harpa is likely a connection to the myth of Perseus.

    Ex The New York Sale VII (15 January 2004), lot 193.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    August, 2019
    15th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 551

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 2 days left to consign to the 2020 April 22 - 27 Central States World Coins Signature Auction - Chicago!

    Learn about consigning with us

    I cannot say enough how much I appreciate Heritage and everything they do for the hobby I love.
    Rick B.,
    Jacksonville, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2020 February 20 - 23 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
    2020 February 20 - 23 Long Beach Expo US Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach
    REALIZED $13,034,923
    2020 February 9 A Special Collection of Frankfurt Coins World Coins Monthly Online Auction
    2020 February 9 A Special Collection of Frankfurt Coins World Coins Monthly Online Auction
    REALIZED $55,978.00
    2020 January 9 - 13 FUN World Paper Money Signature Auction - Orlando
    2020 January 9 - 13 FUN World Paper Money Signature Auction - Orlando
    REALIZED $1,720,013