Bertolami Fine Arts

Bertolami Fine Arts | E-Auction 119 - Day 1 | 10 July 2022

Online bidding ends: 10 July 2022 11:00


  The Bono Simonetta Collection of Cappadocian Coins

  • Starting price: €10 (EUR)
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Kings of Cappadocia, Ariarathes IV Eusebes (220-163 BC), Drachm, Dated regnal year Λ/30; AR (g 4,05; mm 19; h 1); Diademed head r., Rv. ΒΑΣΙΛEΩΣ - ΑΡΙΑΡΑΘΟΥ - EVΣEBOVΣ, Athena Nikephoros standing l., resting hand on shield ornamented with Gorgoneion; transverse spear behind her; in field, three monograms; in ex. Λ. Simonetta, p. 23, nn. 7a-c; Parthica 2007, Ar. IV 10/1 (this coin). Old cabinet tone; minor porosity; good very fine. From the Bono Simonetta Collection; bought in Bern in 1979.