Celtic tribe. Helvetii. 1/4 Stater 2nd - 1st century BC Horgen type. Gold 1.96 g.; 15.4 mm.
Obverse: Celticized laureate head of Apollo to right, the hair in curls with a strand falling loose before the forehead //
Reverse: Celticized charioteer driving biga to left, holding kentron in his right hand and reins in his left; below, bird-like animal with the coiled body of a serpent. Reverse caption: ΠTΠO
Very rare and beautiful specimen, well centered and showing the types in their entirety. A few small scratches in the obverse field.
Almost uncirculated AU 50-53