THRACE. Odessus. Ca. 125-70 BC. AR tetradrachm (32mm, 11h)...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
Auction Preview: Preview items may not have yet been properly described or vetted, and items are posted as soon as they have a description or a picture. We are continuing to add and correct information as we approach the auction posting date, so check back here often and Contact us with any comments or suggestions.
DescriptionTHRACE. Odessus. Ca. 125-70 BC. AR tetradrachm (32mm, 11h). NGC AU, flan flaws. Time of Mithradates VI Eupator, in the name and types of Alexander III the Great, ca. 125-70 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied before neck / BAΣIΛEΩΣ / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus seated left on backless throne, right leg drawn back, feet on ground line, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; ΔH in left field, ΦH monogram below throne. Price 1180.
Weekly World and Ancient Coin Auctions: No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live). Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. Check the Time Remaining on individual lots for details. These auctions are presented only online.