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A New Type?
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Lot 33.  Sicily, Akragas. Ca. 420-400 B.C. Æ hemionkion.

Sicily, Akragas. Ca. 420-400 B.C. Æ hemionkion (10 mm, 0.92 g, 3 h). Lion or hound(?) standing right, head turned to nip at uncertain object below / Pair of eagles perched left atop a dead hare(?); the nearer eagle, with closed wings, with head reared; the further, flapping its wings and lowering its head to tear at prey. Seemingly unpublished. Black patina with light earthen-green deposits. Fine.

This tiny bronze coin is seemingly unpublished, and probably is a new type of hemionkion.

Estimate: US$ 75 


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Current Bid:  US$ 70   
Starting Bid:  US$ 45 
High Bidder:  burie
Bid History:  4 Bids
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Closes:  Friday, December 15, 2017
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