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 VI Epiphanes Philopator (130-115/114 BC), Drachm, Dated regnal year I/10; AR (g 4,13; mm 17; h 1); Diademed head r., Rv. ΒΑΣΙΛEΩΣ - ΑΡΙΑΡΑΘΟY - ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥ, Athena standing l., resting hand on shield and holding palm branch and wreath; on l. field, monogram; in ex. I. Simonetta, p. 33, n. 22a, pl. IV,2 (this coin); Parthica 2007, Ar. VI 36/2 (this coin). Cabinet tone; high relief; minor oxidation on obverse; good very fine. From the Bono Simonetta Collection; bought in Basel in 1953.