# 76 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$5000
/ Price Realized: US$5500
Ionia, Samos. Tetradrachm
Ionia, Samos. c. 400 BC. Tetradrachm, 15.35g. (6h). Obv: Lions' scalp. Rx: Forepart of bull right, olive branch behind; magistrate's name APIÓÔÇÉÄÇÓ above, ÓÁ and monogram in wreath below. Barron 135. This issue showing the scalp of a lion normally comes showing only part of the scalp. This coin has a perfectly centered obverse. EF.