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The Kunstfreundes Sale

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money Start Price:65.00 USD Estimated At:100.00 - 100.00 USD
The Kunstfreundes Sale
SOLD
150.00USDto floor+ buyer's premium + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2015 Nov 07 @ 12:06UTC-5 : EST/CDT
A buyer’s premium of 17.5% will be added to the cost of all lots purchased. See shipping info and full terms.
Bank Leu, and Münzen und Medaillen. GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN AUS DER SAMMLUNG EINES KUNSTFREUNDES. Zürich, 28. Mai 1974. 4to, later textured black cloth, gilt; original printed card covers bound in. 372 pages; 253 lots; well illustrated throughout. Fine. A bound copy of a most important sale, superbly catalogued and illustrated, comprising selections from the magnificent Charles Gillet collection. One of the great Greek coin sales of the twentieth century; the 253 lots realized over four million dollars. Daehn 2026. Spring 418: "the Kunstfreund catalogue set new standards in the cataloguing of ancient coins, both as to scholarship of the content and artistic layout" [also listed under "Most important sales of ancient Greek coins".