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LOT 8377

Estimate
GBP (£) 20 - 30
EUR (€) 23 - 35
USD ($) 25 - 37

Sold for (Inc. bp): £20

ANCIENT ROMAN PROVINCIAL COINS - SEVERUS ALEXANDER - CILICIA - ATHENA AND GIANT BRONZE
222-235 AD
(10.57 grams.).

Seleukeia ad Calycadnum mint. Obv: AY K M AYR CEOYHR ALEXANDROC legend with radiate, cuirassed bust right. Rev: CELEYKEWN KAL-YKAD-NW legend with Athena standing right, holding shield on left arm and brandishing spear towards an anguiform giant on ground to right, who is throwing stones at her. Near very fine. [No Reserve]

PROVENANCE:
Property of a Cambridgeshire, UK, gentleman.

LITERATURE:
SNG Righetti 1622; Hunter 5; SNG France II 1001-1002; Paris 941.