Stolen CT USA 11-2012 Imitations of Thasos Eastern Europe Tetradrachm 2nd-1
Contact me if found EASTERN EUROPE, Imitations of Thasos. Late 2nd-1st centuries BC. AR Tetradrachm (31mm, 16.08 g, 12h). Wreathed head of young Dionysos right / Herakles standing facing, head left, holding club, lion skin draped over arm. OTA Class III/A; Lanz -; CCCBM I -; KMW -. Good VF, toned.
A tetradrachm from the same obverse die is recorded in I. Lukanc, Les imitations des monnaires d'Alexandre le Grand et de Thasos (Wetteren, 1996), Pl. 122 no. 1375. The reverse is from a similar but different die. The coin is in the museum at Jambol, Bulgaria (info courtesty of djmacdo))
CNG 87, Lot: 726. May 18, 2011