Zürich: 28. Mai 1974. 4to, original printed card covers. 372 pages; 253 lots; well illustrated throughout. Estimate sheet laid in, along with photocopy prices realized list. Near fine. Item #6608
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: about 50% over estimate. 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”.