Overstruck on Rhegion
Lot 400: Anonymous [Grain-ear]. 214-212 B.C. Æ sextans. Uncertain mint in Sicily.
AUCTION: Triskeles - Auction 17 (Auction 320)
- Sold Winning Bid: $255
- 10 Bid(s)
Anonymous [Grain-ear]. 214-212 B.C. Æ sextans (23 mm, 7.67 g, 12 h). Uncertain mint in Sicily. Head of Mercury right, wearing winged petasos; above, two pellets / ROMA above, prow of galley right; above, grain ear; below, two pellets. Crawford 42/3; Sydenham -; BMCRR -. Overstruck on a tripod bronze of Rhegion. Brown patina. Very fine.
A duplicate from the RBW Collection of Roman Republican Coins. Ex Vecchi 11 (4 December 1998), 197.
- Offered By: Barry P. Murphy
- Lot #: 400
- Listing #: 177250
- Closed: Friday, September 16, 2016 7:13:00 PM CT
- Estimate: $100