Silver dekadrachm by Kimon, Syracuse, Sicily, circa 405 - 400 BC. Silver. Diameter 3.6 cm Weight 43.5 g. © ArtAncient at TEFAF 2019, Stand 2.
Provenance: Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, coin 1361, acquired prior to 1878; Münzen und Medaillen XXV, 17th November 1962, lot 419.
Literature: J. Foville, Revue Numismatique, Choix des monnaies grecques du Cabinet de France, Paris, 1913, cat. no. 173, p. 12
J.H. Jongkees, The Kimonian Dekadrachms, a contribution to sicilian numismatics, Utrecht, 1941, cat. no. 3p, p. 14.
Statuette of Zeus, Circa 2nd - 3rd century AD. Marble. Height 20 cm (7.9 in.). © ArtAncient at TEFAF 2019, Stand 2.
Provenance: Acquired by Henry Howard, 4th Earl of Carlisle, during his travels to Rome, between 1714 - 1739 and thence by descent; Sotheby's, Castle Howard, November 11th, 1991, lot 44.
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