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Greek, Philetairos, Kings of Pergamon, Attalos I to Eumenes II.
KINGS of PERGAMON. Attalos I to Eumenes II.†241-159 BC. AR Tetradrachm (29mm, 16.70 g, 12h). Struck circa 225/15-189/8. Laureate head of Philetairos right / Athena seated left, with spear at side, supporting shield with right hand and resting left elbow on small statuette on sphinx; ivy leaf above knee, bow to outer right, A on throne. Westermark Group III, dies V.XXIX/R?; SNG France 1609 (same obv. die). XF, porous. CNG auction.

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Sam Mansourati Collection / EX CNG
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Jay GT4  [Dec 19, 2012 at 11:53 PM]
What a great coin. Congrats!
Legatus  [Dec 20, 2012 at 01:06 AM]
Great coin.
Sam  [Dec 20, 2012 at 11:08 AM]
Thank you Dear Friends
sulcipius  [Dec 27, 2012 at 04:25 AM]
An absolutely striking beauty; Congrats
Sam  [Dec 27, 2012 at 12:37 PM]
Thank you Dear Friend
cicerokid  [Aug 13, 2013 at 03:00 PM]
A very expressive portrait
Sam  [Aug 13, 2013 at 05:14 PM]
Thank you Cicero.