Estimate: 2000 CHF
Price realized: 1600 CHF
CELTIC, Northwest Gaul. Carnutes. First half of the 1st century BC. Quarter Stater (Gold, 12 mm, 1.80 g, 5 h). Celticized head of Apollo to left, with a laurel wreath and curious tendrils. Rev. Charioteer, holding kentron in his left hand and reins in his right, driving horse to left; below, three pellets. De la Tour 6060 = Delestrée & Tache 2546 (same dies). Very rare, all of the known examples of this type are struck from the same pair of dies. Good very fine.
From the Cologny Collection, Nomos 18, 5 May 2019, 4.