CELTIC, DANUBE REGION, THASOS STYLE AR TETRADRACHM
Kostial 966, OTA Class II, Near Extremely Fine, 31.8mm, 16.70 grams, Struck Circa. 2nd - 1st Century B.C.E.
Obverse: Wreathed head of Dionysos to right in unusual devolved style
Reverse: Nude Herakles standing facing, head to left, holding club, lion skin draped over arm, monogram to left, HPAKΛEOYΣ ΣΩTHPOΣ ΘAΣIΩN on sides and below
Lovely slightly irridescent old collection toning on this high grade nicely centered Tetradrachm!
Ex: CNG Sale 36, December 1995, Lot #1866 (see additional photo)