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C3 A Rare and Interesting Celtic Silver Light Tetradrachm of the Frontalgesicht Type | by Ancient Art & Numismatics
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C3 A Rare and Interesting Celtic Silver Light Tetradrachm of the Frontalgesicht Type

THE CELTS IN CENTRAL EUROPE AND THE BALKANS

 

THE COINAGE OF THE EASTERN CELTS AND OTHER BALKAN PEOPLES

 

Later Imitations of Philip II and their Successors

 

The Frontalgesicht Type. Light Tetradrachm (Silver, 5.08g 9), 2nd century B.C. Mask-like facing severed head between wings; above, pellets. Rev. Horse galloping to left. BMC I, xlix var. Göbl Frontalgesicht 24. Lanz–. SLM 1198. W.–. Very rare. Nicely toned. About extremely fine.

 

Ex Rauch 26, 23 June 1980, 1. Burgenland and Slovenia.

 

LEU83, 546

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