Macedon, Amphipolis (158-149 B.C.), silver tetradrachm, (16.55 g), obv. Macedonian shield, at centre of which is a bust of Artemis Tauropolos to right with bow and quiver at her shoulder, rev. MAKEDONWN PRWTHS in two lines, club between monogram AP above, all within oak wreath, to left of which a thunderbolt, (S.1386, BMC 2 [p.7], SNG Cop. 1310-1). Full flan, attractively toned, nearly extremely fine and rare in this condition.
Ex Brian Bolton Collection and previously Status International Sale 612, lot 5375 with tickets.