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British Celtic - Catuvellauni - Amersham Moon Man - Silver Unit

Coins - Celtic Iron Age


LOT 221

Estimate
GBP (£) 600 - 900
EUR (€) 680 - 1,010
USD ($) 840 - 1,270
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Sold for (Inc. premium): £368

BRITISH CELTIC - CATUVELLAUNI - AMERSHAM MOON MAN - SILVER UNIT

Circa 55-45 BC. Obv: male head left, with lunate face framed by three solid moons and curved locks for hair. Rev: annulate triple tailed horse left, rosette above. 1.03 grams.

Condition
Good very fine.

Provenance
Celtic Coin Index Registration number: CCI 01.0745. Found Cambridgeshire 2000.

Literature
V. - ; BMC - ; Al - ; M - ; S - ; Chris Rudd, List 97, p.11, no. 49.

Footnotes
Chris Rudd: "This is arguably the most magnificent head to appear on an ancient British coin.

Date
Thursday 9th September 2010 at The Swedenborg Hall Antiquities & Coins

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