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Lot # 82 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$750 / Price Realized: US$650
Caria, Mylasa. Tetradrachm
Caria, Mylasa. c. 175-150 BC. Tetradrachm, 9.41g. (11h). Obv: Rose with two buds, - Y left and right of stem. Rx: Eagle standing right on palm branch, spreading wings; AI - A across upper field, A to right of eagle's legs. R. Ashton, "The Pseudo-Rhodian Drachms of Mylasa", NC (1992), pp. 1-39. Tetradrachm specifically discussed on p. 22, G var. (monogram in reverse right field is reverted), pl. 10. Akarca pl. 2, 11 var. SNG von Aulock 2863 var. SNG Kayhan 842 var. Cf. R. Ashton and G. Reger in Agoranomia. Studies in Money and Exchange Presented to John H. Kroll (New York 2006), p. 137, pl. 6, 200. Reverse somewhat flatly struck, otherwise EF.

A is the abbreviation for the month of AEAIO in the Macedonian calendar, corresponding to c. November in the modern calendar.
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