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Nella recente LEU WEB AUCTION 16, 22 - 24 May 2021 sono state battute alcune tessere del titolo.

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Starting price: 50 CHF -> Result 240 CHF

Lot 3152. ASIA MINOR. Uncertain. 2nd-3rd centuries. Tessera (Lead, 17 mm, 5.07 g, 10 h). Diademed head of Alexander the Great to right with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. Cult statue of Artemis Ephesia; crescent and star flanking. Gülbay & Kireç 196a-b; Vossen col. 53 = Münzzentrum Rheinland 159 (2011), 356. Cf. Gülbay & Kireç 195, 197-200 and 50-52 and Vossen col. 50-52 (for a tessera type showing the head of Alexander and a blank reverse). A well designed and attractive Ephesian tessera. The reverse a bit rough, otherwise, very fine.

From a collection of lead tesserae from Asia Minor.

This portrait type of Alexander the Great is derived from the coinage of Lysimachos.

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Starting price: 25 CHF -> Result 110 CHF

Lot 3153. ASIA MINOR. Uncertain. 2nd-3rd centuries. Tessera (Lead, 17 mm, 6.22 g, 12 h). Diademed head of the deified AleDiademed head of Alexander the Great to right with horn of Ammon over his earxander right, with horn of Ammon, all within pearled border. Rev. Artemis Ephesia; crescent and star flanking. Gülbay & Kireç 196a-b; Vossen col. 53 = Münzzentrum Rheinland 159 (2011), 356. Cf. Gülbay & Kireç 195, 197-200 and 50-52 and Vossen col. 50-52 (for a tessera type showing the head of Alexander and a blank reverse). Some scratches, otherwise, nearly very fine.

From a collection of lead tesserae from Asia Minor.

This portrait type of Alexander the Great is derived from the coinage of Lysimachos.

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Starting price: 25 CHF -> Result 190 CHF

Lot 3155. ASIA MINOR. Uncertain. 2nd-3rd centuries. Tessera (Lead, 13 mm, 4.30 g, 3 h). Diademed head of Alexander 'the Great' to right. Rev. Lion walking right. Cf. Vossen collection no. 102 = Münzzentrum Rheinland 150, 256 (lion standing right on double exergue line). Somewhat rough, otherwise, good fine.

From a collection of lead tesserae from Asia Minor.

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