JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser.

You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. Click here for instructions on enabling javascript in your browser.

Ave!

Danube Celts, AR Tetradrachm, Sirmium, 2nd Cent BC

Derived from the Macedonian Kingdom of Philip II

Silver alloy; 23mm/11.1gm

Con/ A few and negligible die-rust inclusions, otherwise, about Extremely Fine; boldly struck on each side; superior image of Zeus and an extraordinarily superb example of a Celtic horse.

Obv/ Laureate and bearded head of Zeus r.

Rev/ Free horse prancing left, left foreleg raised, dot below head; above, sun symbol; below, control mark as a dot-and-bar

Seller's Note/ Our price for this simply gorgeous example is just about right...maybe a bit low?

Sirmia was a fertile region of the Pannonian Plain in Europe, between the Danube and Sava rivers. Today, it is divided between Serbia in the east and Croatia in the west.

Share Product
Share via E-Mail
Share on Facebook Share on Twitter