3rd May, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Coins & Banknotes

Lot 4


Phoenicia, Tyre silver tetradrachm, (the Biblical shekel) (14.15g), obv. laureate head of Melqart (Herakles) facing right, rev. TYPOY IERAΣ KAI AΣYΛOY (‘Of Tyre the Holy (city) and (city ) of Refuge’), eagle standing left on prow of ship, palm branch under wing, club & date letters LΛ (year 30 = 97-96BC) in field to left, monogram in field to right; obv. struck slightly off-centre o/wise an attractive VF/EF

Sold for £320
Estimated at £100 - £150


Auction: Coins & Banknotes, 3rd May, 2023

The upcoming coin and banknote sale will feature an interesting and diverse selection of coins. From Roman coins to modern proof sets the sale has coins to appeal to a wide range of collectors. Of particular note are two proof sets minted to celebrate the coronations of George V and George VI respectively, a nice selection of Roman Republic and Imperial coinage including a scarce Roman Republic denarius of M. Cato, and four examples of the ‘Kew Gardens’ 50p designed by Christopher Le Brun.

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Tuesday 2 May 10am-5pm and the morning of the sale from 8am

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