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Harlan J. Berk Ltd.
Buy or Bid Sale 215  4 May 2021
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Cilicia, Celenderis. Stater; Cilicia, Celenderis; c. 425-400 BC, Stater, 10.82g. Kraay-NC 1962, pl. I.8 (same dies). Obv: Naked youth holding bridle and whip, riding sideways on horse to l.; below horse, ?. Rx: Goat kneeling l., head turned back, ?[??E] and ivy branch above.The naked youth sliding off the horse shows the transition to the second stage of a traditional race. First on horseback to one end and the second and last part of the race done on foot. Unusually well centered. MS
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