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    Rare Gela Gold Fraction

    SICILY. Gela. Ca. 415-405 BC. AV 1 1/3 litra (12mm, 1.15 gm, 6h).  Forepart of man-faced bull in kneeling-running stance left, ΓΕΛΑ[Σ] above / ΣΩΣΙΠΟΛΙΣ, head of nymph Sosipolis right, back of hair in sphendone. Jenkins Gela 494 (R103/R201). SNG ANS 104. Very rare! Reverse die flaw, otherwise a splendid specimen, well struck and lustrous. NGC Choice MS 5/5 - 5/5.

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    August, 2015
    13th Thursday
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