obolos 13
15. June 2019
Webauction
Lot 298
KINGS OF BITHYNIA. Prusias II Cynegos, 182-149 BC. (Bronze, 20 mm, 5.93 g, 1 h). Ivy-wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡΟYΣIOY The centaur Cheiron standing right, playing kithara; lower right, monogram of ΠΥM. HGC 7, 629. SNG Copenhagen 636-637. Well struck and clear with a lovely deep green patina and some fine earthen highlights. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 299
KINGS OF BITHYNIA. Prusias II Cynegos, 182-149 BC. (Bronze, 21.5 mm, 5.71 g, 12 h). Wreathed head of Dionysos right. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡΟYΣIOY The centaur Cheiron standing right, playing kithara; to right, ΛΦ. HGC 7, 629. RG 26. SNG Copenhagen 640. Fine green patina;well centered and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 300
KINGS OF BITHYNIA. Prusias II Cynegos, 182-149 BC. (Bronze, 17.5 mm, 2.86 g, 12 h). Head of Prusias to right, wearing winged diadem. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠΡΟYΣIOY Herakles standing facing, head to left, holding lion's skin and resting his right hand upon club; inner right field, monogram. HGC 7, 634. RG 25. Bold and attractive portrait. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 301
BITHYNIA. Prusa ad Olympum. C. Papirius Carbo, procurator, 62-59 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 7.18 g, 12 h), year ΔΚΣ = 224 = 59-58 BC. ΠPOYΣAEΩN ΔKΣ Head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath; to right monogram. Rev. ΕΠΙ ΓΑΙΟΥ ΠΑΠΙΡΙΟΥ ΚΑΡΒΩΝΟΣ / ΡΩΜΗ Roma, holding spear and Victory, seated left on pile of shields. RG 576.1. SNG Copenhagen 583. Rare, and with an apple-green patina. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 302
MYSIA. Kisthene. 4th century BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.10 g, 1 h). Veiled head of Demeter right, wearing grain wreath. Rev. KIΣ Rider on horse galloping to right; below, dolphin swimming right. BMC 1-2. SNG von Aulock 7254. Very rare. Some roughness, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 303
MYSIA. Kyzikos. Circa 500-450 BC. Hekte (Electrum, 11 mm, 2.61 g). Bull kneeling to left on tunny. Rev. Quadripartite inuse square. SNG France -. Von Fritze I, 88. Rare. Obverse struck off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 304
MYSIA. Kyzikos. Circa 480 BC. Hekte (Electrum, 11 mm, 2.67 g). Bull kneeling to left on tunny. Rev. Quadripartite inuse square. SNG France -. Von Fritze I, 88. Rare. Obverse struck off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 305
MYSIA. Lampsakos. Circa 390-330 BC. Diobol (Silver, 12 mm, 1.98 g, 5 h). Janiform female head, set on a dolphin, swimming to left. Rev. ΛΑΜ-Ψ Head of Athena to right, wearing Corinthian helmet. SNG France 1195. SNG von Aulock 1295. Well-centered and toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 306
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 30 mm, 12.56 g, 12 h), c. 160-150. Serpent emerging to left from a partially open cista mystica; around, ivy wreath. Rev. Bow in gorytos between two upwardly coiling snakes; to left, monogram ΠEPΓ; to right, stylis. Kleiner & Noe Series 15 obverse die 35. SNG Copenhagen 406 (this obverse die). Rare with the stylis. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 307
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 133-27 BC. (Bronze, 18 mm, 3.89 g, 12 h). Helmeted head of Athena to right, within laurel wreath. Rev. AΘHNAΣ APEIAΣ Owl standing facing, all within filleted border. SNG France 1898-1899 var (no wreath on obverse). SNG von Aulock 7488 corr (wreath not noted). Well struck, with an attractive head of Athena. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 308
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 133-27 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.00 g, 12 h). Helmeted head of Athena to right. Rev. AΘHNAΣ APEIAΣ Owl standing facing. SNG France 1898-1899 (but possibly not the same denomination). Well-centered and with glossy dark surfaces. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 309
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.50 g, 12 h), c. 92-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes' heads, EY above monogram of ΠPYT. Kleiner, Hoard 33. SNG France 1736-7. Toned and clear. Obverse very slightly off-center, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Lot 310
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.49 g, 11 h), c. 92-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes' heads, AΣ above monogram of ΠPYT. Kleiner, Hoard 29. SNG France -. Nicely toned and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 311
MYSIA. Plakia. 4th century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11.5 mm, 1.40 g, 11 h). Turreted head of the Tyche of Plakia to right. Rev. ΠΛAKIA Lion standing right on grain ear, devouring its prey. SNG Copenhagen 545. SNG France 2378-82. Glossy green surfaces; exceptional condition for type. Possibly overstruck and with heavy traces of corrosion on both sides, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 312
KINGS OF PERGAMON. Eumenes I, 263-241 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31 mm, 17.08 g, 12 h), 255/0-241. Laureate head of Philetairos to right. Rev. ΦΙΛΕΤΑΙΡΟΥ Athena enthroned left, resting left elbow on shield to right, and crowning dynastic name with a wreath held in her right hand; spear in background; to outer left, ivy leaf upwards; in inner left, Α; to right, bow. SNG France 1610. SNG von Aulock 1356. Westermark Group IV. An impressive piece struck in high relief and with a nice toning and a portrait of fine style. Light scratch on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 313
TROAS. Abydos. Circa 375-350 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14.5 mm, 3.52 g, 2 h), Eukrines. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ABY / EYKPINHΣ Eagle with closed wings standing left; to left, triskeles. Warren 1035. One of the better examples of this rather rare type; of fine style. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 314
TROAS. Birytis. Circa 350-300 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 10 mm, 1.05 g, 6 h). Head of bearded Kabyros to right, wearing conical pileos. Rev. Β-Ι / ΡΥ (retrograde). Triskeles. SNG Copenhagen 252-253. SNG Munich 171. An attractive coin in high relief, with a dark green patina. Slightly rough, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 40 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 315
TROAS. Kebren. 5th century BC. Diobol (Silver, 10 mm, 1.22 g, 12 h), c. 480-460. Diademed female head to left, wearing disc earring and plain necklace. Rev. Ram’s head to left within incuse square. Rosen 534. SNG Kayhan 1131. SNG von Aulock 1546. Traité II, 2, 2331 and pl. CLXIV, 19. Toned, and of fine late archaic style. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 316
LESBOS. Mytilene. Circa 521-478 BC. Hekte (Electrum, 9 mm, 2.51 g, 2 h), c. 500 BC. Ram’s head to right; below, rooster feeding to left. Rev. Lion’s head with open jaws to right; behind, rectangle divided into two squares; all incuse. BMC 7-9. Bodenstedt 16. SNG von Aulock 1688 and 7719. Rare. Obverse struck from a rusty die and reverse struck slightly off-center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 225 CHF
Lot 317
LESBOS. Mytilene. Circa 521-478 BC. Hekte (Electrum, 11 mm, 2.54 g, 6 h). Head of a lion roaring to right. Rev. Head of a calf right; at neck truncation, miniature irregular incuse rectangle; all incuse. BMFA 1679 ff. Bodenstedt 13. Dewing 2233. Nicely centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 318
LESBOS. Mytilene. Circa 521-478 BC. Hekte (Electrum, 10 mm, 2.53 g, 4 h). Gorgoneion facing, surrounded by snakes and with a protruding tongue. Rev. Bearded head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress; neck truncation formed by two rows of small squares, four above and six below; behind head, rectangle with irregular field; all incuse. BMC 14. Bodenstedt 19.1 (c/γ). SNG von Aulock 1691. Beautifully struck and with a powerful gorgoneion. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 319
LESBOS. Mytilene. Circa 412-378 BC. Hekte (Electrum, 10.5 mm, 2.47 g, 3 h). Forepart of winged lion to left. Rev. Sphinx seated to right within incuse square. Bodenstedt 63. Minor marks and reverse slightly off-center. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Among the earliest ancient Greek coins
Lot 320
IONIA. Ephesos. Phanes, circa 625-600 BC. Hemihekte or 1/12 Stater (Electrum, 6 mm, 0.60 g). Forepart of a stag to right, his head turned back to left. Rev. Incuse square with irregular pattern. BMFA 1816. SNG von Aulock 7773. Weidauer 36-37. One of the first coins to be minted; a coin of great significance. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 480 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 321
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 350-340 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 14.71 g, 12 h), Apolodoros. E - Φ Bee with straight wings. Rev. AΠOΛOΔΩPOΣ Forepart of stag right, head left; to left, palm tree. Pixodarus class G (O113). Nicely centered. Metal fault on the reverse, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
Rare magistrate
Lot 322
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 202-150 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17 mm, 4.08 g, 11 h), Metrodoros. E - Φ Bee with straight open wings. Rev. MHTPOΔΩPOY Stag standing right; behind, palm tree. SNG Fitzwilliam 4425. Same dies as Kunker 216 (2012) 404. Clear and well-struck. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 323
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.47 g, 12 h), year MC = 46 = 89-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, MC (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes' heads, headdress of Isis. Kleiner, dated 47. Rare year. Well centered and nicely toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 65 CHF
Lot 324
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.49 g, 12 h), year ME =45 = 90-89. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ME above EΦE; to right, torch; between snakes' heads, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius. DCA 325. Kleiner, dated 46. SNG Copenhagen 326. Obverse struck from the usual worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 325
IONIA. Phokaia. Circa 478-387 BC. Hekte (Electrum, 9.5 mm, 2.53 g). Goat’s head to left; below neck, seal swimming downwards. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Bodenstedt 51. SNG Copenhagen 311. SNG von Aulock 1698. Struck on a tight flan with the obverse slightly off-center, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
Lot 326
IONIA. Miletos. Circa 350-340 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14 mm, 3.56 g, 11 h), Demainos, magistrate. Laureate head of Apollo to left. Rev. ΔHMAINOY Lion standing left, his head turned back to right; above, eight-rayed star; to left, Miletos monogram. BMC 55. Deppert-Lippitz 96 (V3/R2). SNG Copenhagen 959. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 327
IONIA. Priene. Circa 350-340 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 8 mm, 1.04 g, 5 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing Corinthian helmet. Rev. Π-P Grain ear within maeander pattern. Regling 46. Rare and, for the issue, most attractive. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 328
IONIA. Uncertain. Circa 650-600 BC. Trite (Electrum, 12 mm, 4.65 g), Lydo-Milesian standard. Globular surface with an uncertain pattern of dots. Rev. Oblong incuse divided into two squares. Boston MFA 1749. Pozzi 2350. Rosen 253. SNG von Aulock 7761. Traité I 3. Rare. An important document in the history of coinage, one of the earliest coins of the Western World. Tiny striking cracks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Starting Price: 650 CHF
Lot 329
IONIA. Uncertain. Circa 650-600 BC. 1/24th Stater (Electrum, 5.5 mm, 0.60 g). Striated surface. Rev. Square incuse punch. Linzalone 1039-1040. SNG Kayhan 682. Traité I 14-5. Cf. Weidauer 9 (hemihekte or 1/12th). Extremely rare. One of the earliest coins ever struck. Minor marks, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 330
IONIA. Uncertain. Circa 625-600 BC. 1/24 Stater (Electrum, 6.5 mm, 0.66 g). Mill sail pattern. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square of mill sail pattern. BMFA 1782. Rosen 365. SNG von Aulock 1778 and 7777. Bold and with some reddish toning. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 331
IONIA. Uncertain. Circa 600-550 BC. 1/24th Stater (Electrum, 6 mm, 0.64 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, possibly Phokaia. Head of a ram to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Cf. Bodenstedt 20 (for a similar example from Phokaia). Traité I 194. Triton XXI (2018) 484 (this obverse die). Struck from a worn obverse die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 332
IONIA. Uncertain. 600-550 BC. 1/24 Stater (Electrum, 7 mm, 0.63 g). Lion seated to right. Rev. Incuse square. SNG von Aulock 177 var (Hekte). CNG 111 (2019), 267. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 275 CHF
Starting Price: 275 CHF
Lot 333
IONIA. Uncertain. Circa 480-450 BC. Obol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.69 g). Corinthian helmet to left. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Rosen 109 (Skione in Macedon). SNG Kayhan 743 (as uncertain Asia Minor). Rare and enigmatic; nicely toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 334
ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Samos. Circa 477/6-461/0 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 20 mm, 13.10 g, 10 h), Samian standard. Lion’s scalp facing, marked with an A on the forehead. Rev. ΣΑM Forepart of an ox to right. Barron 21 (A13/P21). HGC 6, 1186. Traité II, 3, 1780 and pl. CL 3. Well struck and toned; a very rare coin. Test cut on the obverse above the ox's head, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 335
CARIA. Halikarnassos. Circa 500-480 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 11 mm, 1.88 g), Samian standard. Head of a ketos to left. Rev. Incuse with a geometric pattern. Kagan & Kritt 1. Rosen 617. SNG Helsinki 920. SNG Kayhan 810. SNG von Aulock 2349 (all as Kindya). Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 336
CARIA. Halikarnassos. 5th century BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7 mm, 0.44 g, 5 h). Head of ram to right. Rev. Uncertain Carian Letters Male head to right; all within an incuse square. cf. Karl 123 and Savoca 4, (2017) 432 (ram's head to left). Extremely rare . Rough surfaces and with an off-center obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 337
CARIA. Halikarnassos. mid 4th-3rd centuries BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 12 mm, 1.54 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Apollo to left. Rev. AΛI Eagle standing left; lyre to left. BMC 18. Karl 133-137. SNG Copenhagen 346-7. SNG Keckman 50. A superior example with fine details and a lovely natural brown patina. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 338
CARIA. Knidos. Circa 490-465 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 6.26 g, 6 h). Forepart of lion to right, with open jaws and outstretched right paw. Rev. Diademed head of Aphrodite to right. Cahn 66 (V30/R47). SNG Copenhagen 224 (same dies). A rare early variety; toned and struck on the usual tight flan. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 339
CARIA. Uncertain (Mylasa?). Circa 500-450 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 11.07 g). Forepart of lion with open jaws to right. Rev. Irregular incuse square divided by a band. Cf. SNG Ashmolean 322–3 and SNG Kayhan 930. Clear and with a ferocious lion. Some minor flatness and a lightly struck obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 480 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 340
CARIA. Uncertain (Mylasa ?). Circa 480-450 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 11.29 g). Forepart of lion with open jaws to right. Rev. Oblong incuse divided by a band. Possibly unpublished. With the forepart of a ruggedly ferocious lion, similar to the contemporary issues of Knidos but ruder in conception. Minor test cut on both sides, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 341
CARIA. Stratonikeia. Circa 88-85 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 14 mm, 1.21 g, 12 h), Aristeas. Laureate and bearded head of Zeus to right. Rev. APIΣTEAΣ / Σ-T Eagle standing to right, wings open; on the right, labrys. Meadows Stratonikeia, 51 (o20/44). SNG von Aulock 8127. F0r this magistrate, very rare. Toned. Reverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 342
SATRAPS OF CARIA. Maussolos, circa 377/6-353/2 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 23 mm, 15.18 g, 12 h), Halikarnassos, after c. 367. Laureate head of Apollo, three-quarters facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. ΜΑΥΣΣΩΛΛΟ Zeus Labraundos standing right, holding labrys in his right hand and long scepter with his left. Babelon, Perses 397. BMC 1-2. SNG Copenhagen 590. SNG Kayhan 872. Traité II 91. Nicely toned and with a thoughtful head of Apollo. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Starting Price: 800 CHF
Lot 343
SATRAPS OF CARIA. Maussolos, Circa 377/6-353/2 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 3.65 g, 12 h), Halikarnassos. Laureate head of Apollo facing, turned slightly to right. Rev. ΜΑΥΣΩΛΛΟ Zeus Laubraundos standing right, holding long scepter and double ax. BMC 9 ff. SNG von Aulock 2362. Attractively toned and of exquisite style. Reverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 344
SATRAPS OF CARIA. Hidrieus, circa 351/0-344/3 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 3.74 g, 12 h), Halikarnassos. Laureate head of Apollo facing, turned slightly to right. Rev. IΔPEΩΣ Zeus Laubraundos standing right, holding long scepter and double ax; below right, Ε. Cf. SNG von Aulock 2361-2368 (without Ε). Well struck and clear. Reverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 345
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 275-250 BC. Diobol (Silver, 10 mm, 1.00 g, 1 h). Radiate head of Helios to right. Rev. P-O Two rose buds; above, Phrygian helmet. Ashton series 3, 78-79. Karl 458-460. SNG Copenhagen 744. SNG Keckman 519-522. SNG Munich 589. Extremely rare particularly in this condition. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 346
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 275-250 BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.96 g, 11 h). Radiate head of Helios to right. Rev. P-O Two rose buds; above, Phrygian helmet. Ashton series 3, 78-79. Karl 458-460. SNG Copenhagen 744. SNG Keckman 519-522. SNG Munich 589. Rare. With a head of Helios similar to that of a Hellenistic ruler. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 65 CHF
Lot 347
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Circa 125-88 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13 mm, 1.37 g, 12 h), plinthophoric series, struck under the magistrate Apollonios. Radiate head of Helios, three-quarter facing to right. Rev. Ρ - Ο ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΟΣ Rose with bud to right; below to right, sistrum; all within shallow incuse square. Jenkins, Rhodian 102. Fine silver. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 65 CHF
Lot 348
ISLANDS OFF CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. Early 1st century AD. (Bronze, 18.5 mm, 3.46 g, 11 h), struck under the magistrate Epityches. Radiate head of Helios to right. Rev. EΠITYXHΣ / P-O Rose seen from above; to right, kerykeion. BMC 346. HGC 2, 1470. Karl 713. SNG Keckman 748. SNG von Aulock 2841. Dark green glossy patina. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 349
LYDIA. Blaudos. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 21 mm, 7.96 g, 1 h), Apollonios son of Theogenes. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. Β]ΛΑΥΝΔΕΩΝ // ΑΠΟΛΛΩ[ΝI] / ΘΕΟΓΕ[Ν] Eagle standing left, head turned backwards; kerykeion to left, grain ear to right. SNG Copenhagen 61. SNG von Aulock 8221. Dark brown patina with some roughness. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 350
LYDIA. Magnesia ad Sipylum. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 15.5 mm, 4.46 g, 12 h). Head of Artemis to right, with bow and quiver over her shoulder. Rev. ΜΑΓΝHΤΩΝ ΣΙΠΥΛΟΥ Zeus and Hermes standing facing one another, holding sceptre between them; in field to left, monogram of ΔΥM monogram to the middle left field. BMC 6-7. SNG Copenhagen 241 var. (monogram). Greenish-black patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 351
LYDIA. Philadelphia. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 6.01 g, 12 h), Hermippos son of Hermogenes, archiereus. ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ Ivy-wreathed head of Dionysos to right. Rev. ΑΡΧΙΕΡΕΥΣ / ΕΡΜΙΠΠΟΣ Pantheress standing left, head to right, cradling filleted thyrsos. BMC 16. SNG Copenhagen 340. SNG von Aulock 3057. Attractive, of fine style, well-centered, and with a lovely, glossy, deep green patina. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 65 CHF
Lot 352
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 12.17 g, 12 h), Dion.. , c. 100-90. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; above, ΔΙΟΝ; to left, TPAΛ; to right, kithara. SNG Copenhagen 657. SNG von Aulock 3259. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
Lot 353
KINGS OF LYDIA. Time of Ardys to Alyattes, Circa 630s-564/53 BC. Trite (Electrum, 13 mm, 4.75 g), Sardes. Head of lion to right, with open jaws and with a sun with four rays on its forehead. Rev. Two incuse squares. SNG Ashmolean 748. Weidauer Group XV, 67. Attractive and clear, with a ferocious lion. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1700 CHF
Starting Price: 650 CHF
Lot 354
KINGS OF LYDIA. Alyattes II, circa 610-560 BC. Hemihekte (Electrum, 7 mm, 1.17 g), Sardes. Head of roaring lion to right, [legend to right] . Rev. Incuse square. Weidauer 111-112. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 355
KINGS OF LYDIA. Alyattes II to Kroisos, circa 610-546 BC. Hemihekte or 1/12 Stater (Electrum, 7 mm, 1.18 g), Sardes. Head of lion to right, with open jaws and with a sun and rays on its forehead; with a banker’s mark on the lion and with three more on the edge. Rev. Rough incuse square. SNG Kayhan 1015. Weidauer 79-85. Four bankers’ marks, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 356
KINGS OF LYDIA. Time of Cyrus to Darios I, Circa 545-520 BC. Siglos (Silver, 14 mm, 5.19 g), Sardes. Confronted foreparts of a lion, on the left, and a bull, on the right. Rev. Two incuse squares of unequal size. Dewing 2428. SNG Copenhagen 456. SNG Kayhan 1024. Slightly porous, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 357
PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Sardes. Time of Artaxerxes II to Darios III, circa 375-336 BC.. Daric (Gold, 17 mm, 8.35 g). Persian king, wearing radiate tiara, in running/kneeling stance to right, holding spear over his right shoulder in his right hand, and bow in his left; quiver over his left shoulder. Rev. Oblong incuse. BMC Arabia pl. XXV, 24. Carradice Type IIIb Late (pl. XV, 50-1). Well struck and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 1500 CHF
Lot 358
PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Artaxerxes II to Darios III, circa 375-336 BC. Daric (Gold, 10 mm, 8.34 g). Persian king, wearing radiate tiara, in running/kneeling stance to right, holding spear over his right shoulder with his right hand and bow in his left; over his left shoulder, quiver. Rev. Oblong incuse. BMC Arabia pl. XXV, 24. Carradice Type IIIb Late (pl. XV, 50-1). Well struck and clear; an unusually complete example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1900 CHF
Starting Price: 1750 CHF
Lot 359
IONIA. Achaemenid Period. Spithridates, satrap of Lydia and Ionia, circa 334 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11 mm, 1.35 g, 8 h). Head of Spithridates to right, wearing tiara. Rev. ΣΠ-I Forepart of horse right, monogram to the upper left field. SNG Aulock 1823. SNG Copenhagen 1538. Winzer 19.4. Dark green patina and fine portrait. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 360
PHRYGIA. Akmoneia. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 17.5 mm, 3.73 g, 12 h), Menodotos, son of Sillon. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. AKMONE MHNOΔO ΣIΛΛΩN Asklepios standing facing, resting his left hand on his serpent-entwined staff. BMC 16. HGC 650. Well struck and with clear surfaces. Slightly off-centered obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 40 CHF
Starting Price: 35 CHF
Lot 361
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Circa 100-50 BC. (Bronze, 24 mm, 9.13 g, 11 h), Andronikos son of Alkios. Bust of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Rev. AΠAMEΩN / ANΔPONIKOY AΛKIOY Eagle landing on a base with a maeander pattern, flanked by the caps of the Dioskouroi; behind eagle's head, star. BMC 37-9. HGC 7, 670. SNG Copenhagen 163. A coin of lovely style, with a dark patina . Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 65 CHF
Lot 362
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Circa 100-50 BC. (Bronze, 19.5 mm, 6.17 g, 1 h), Attalos, son of Bianor. Turreted head of Artemis right; bow and quiver over her shoulder. Rev. AΠAMEΩN ATTAΛOY BIANOPOΣ Marsyas advancing right on a maeander pattern, playing a double flute. BMC 62. HGC 7, 674. SNG Copenhagen 192. Rare. Attractively patinated. A pleasant example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 363
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Circa 100-50 BC. (Bronze, 21 mm, 8.09 g, 1 h), Philokrates son of Aristeus. Bust of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Rev. AΠAMEΩN / ΦIΛOKPATOYΣ APIΣΤΕOY Eagle landing on a base with a maeander pattern, flanked by the caps of the Dioskouroi; behind eagle's head, star. SNG Copenhagen 168. This magistrate is also known on the more common Artemis/Marsyas denomination, as SNG Copenhagen 194. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 35 CHF
Lot 364
PHRYGIA. Eumeneia. Circa 200-133 BC. (Bronze, 16 mm, 4.19 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Zeus right. Rev. EYME-NEΩN in two lines within oak wreath, with ties above. BMC 1. SNG Copenhagen 377-8. Attractive dark brown glossy surfaces. Obverse struck form a worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 365
PHRYGIA. Eumeneia (as Fulvia). Fulvia, first wife of Marc Antony, circa 41-40 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.20 g, 12 h), magistrate Zmertorix, son of Philonidas. Draped bust of Fulvia as Nike with wing behind to right. Rev. [Φ]OVΛOVIANΩΝ / ZMEPTΟΡΙΓΟΣ ΦΙΛΟΝΙΔΟΥ Athena advancing to left, holding spear with her right hand and shield in her left. BMC 20. RPC 3139. Flan fault on the obverse and with some adjustment marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Extremely rare and unpublished
Lot 366
PHRYGIA. Kadoi. 1st century BC. (Bronze, 24 mm, 6.80 g, 12 h), Artemidoros, magistrate, dated, Seleukid era 256 = 57-56 BC. Laureate head of Zeus to right; below, CNΣ (= 256). Rev. EΠI APTE / MIΔΩPOY /KA Bull running to right, head facing. Imhoof-Blumer, Münzkunde, p. 284, 34. Mabbott 1887. Some adjustment marks on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 367
PHRYGIA. Laodicea ad Lycum. Time of Augustus, Circa 20 BC - 1 AD. (Bronze, 21 mm, 8.29 g, 12 h), Seitalkas, magistrate. ΣEITAΛKAΣ Head of Seitalkas to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΔHMOΣ ΛAOΔIKEΩN Laureate bust of Demos to right, with drapery on his far shoulder. BMC 54. RPC I 2892 corr. With a noble and elegant portrait of Seitalkas. Dark green patina. Some surface roughness, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 368
PHRYGIA. Synnada. Circa 133-1st century BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.10 g, 12 h), Menestratos. Turreted head of Tyche to right. Rev. ΣYNNAΔE / MENEΣTPA/TOY Zeus standing to left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and scepter in his left. SNG Copenhagen 707. A well struck coin with most attractive earthern highlights. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 35 CHF
Lot 369
LYCIAN LEAGUE. Xanthos. 167-81 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.64 g, 1 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right, with bow and quiver over his shoulder. Rev. ΛYKIΩΝ / Ξ-Α Kithara within incuse square. Troxell, Lycian League, 5. Well centered and clear. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Extremely rare Drachm from Kadyanda
Lot 370
LYCIAN LEAGUE. Kadyanda. 167-81 BC. Drachm (Silver, 13 mm, 2.55 g, 11 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right, with bow and quiver over his shoulder. Rev. ΛYKIΩΝ / Κ-Υ Kithara within incuse square; lower right, crown of Isis. CNG 87 (2011) 566 (same dies). Troxell, Lycian League, 9 dies 1/a. Extremely rare, only a single example recorded by Troxell. Boldly struck and lightly toned. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 371
LYCIAN LEAGUE. Patara. 167-81 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.57 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right, with bow and quiver over his shoulder. Rev. ΛYKIΩΝ / Π-ΑY Kithara within incuse square; below left, 8-rayed star. Troxell, Lycian League, 20.4 (this obverse die). Attractively toned and well centered. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 372
LYCIAN LEAGUE. Kyaneai. 167-81 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.61 g, 11 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right, with bow and quiver over his shoulder. Rev. ΛYKIΩΝ / Κ-Y Kithara within incuse square; below right, sword and shield. Troxell, Lycian League, 25. A fine example of nice style, struck in good silver. Rare. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Unpublished Kuprilli stater
Lot 373
DYNASTS OF LYCIA. Kuprilli, Circa 470/60-440/35 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 8.26 g, 10 h). Sphinx, with hair in sakos, seated to right. Rev. [ΚΟ - ΠΡ]- ΛΛΕ Triskeles to left; all within a square beaded border in an incuse square. BMC 66 var (diobol). Mørkholm & Zahle, (Kuprlli) 190 var (diobol). Müseler -. Extremely rare, and apparently unpublished. Struck slightly off-center on an irregular flan, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
Lot 374
DYNASTS OF LYCIA. Kuprilli, Circa 470/60-440/35 BC. Stater (Silver, 18.5 mm, 8.65 g, 8 h), Telmessos (?). Bull butting to left. Rev. Κ]Ο - ΠΡ - ΛΛΕ Triskeles to left; all within a square beaded border in an incuse square. Müseler IV 35 var (obol). Mørkholm & Zahle, (Kuprlli) 105 (A28/P29). Same dies as Goldberg 72, 2013, 4370. Rare. Test cut on the obverse at 10h and some minor scratches, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 250 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 375
DYNASTS OF LYCIA. Vekhssere I, circa 450-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 8.37 g, 11 h), Xanthos, c. 440-430. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with three olive leaves and palmette, round earring and pearl necklace. Rev. Laureate head of Apollo right; diskeles to right. Müseler V 7 (same dies). Vismara, Wekhssere, 51. A rare and elegant coin. Some striking flatness, double-striking and with an obverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 376
DYNASTS OF LYCIA. Perikles, circa 380-360 BC. (Bronze, 13 mm, 1.88 g, 3 h). Horned head of Pan to left. Rev. ΠE-PE-KΛ Lucian triskeles to left. Falghera 219–23. Müseler VIII, 52–5. SNG von Aulock 4257–8. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 377
PAMPHYLIA. Aspendos. Circa 465-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 10.82 g, 9 h), c. 465-440. Warrior advancing to right, holding shield and spear; tortoise between his legs. Rev. EΣ Τriskeles to right over lion crouching to left; turtle to upper right; all within incuse square. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG France -. SNG von Aulock 4484 (same dies). With clear surfaces; attractive. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 378
PAMPHYLIA. Aspendos. Circa 465-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 11.02 g, 11 h), c. 465-440. Warrior advancing to right, holding shield and spear; tortoise between his legs. Rev. EΣ Τriskeles to right over lion crouching to left; turtle to upper right; all within incuse square. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG France -. SNG von Aulock 4484 (same dies). With clear surfaces. Obverse struck slightly off-center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 379
PAMPHYLIA. Aspendos. Circa 465-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 10.94 g, 10 h), c. 465-440. Warrior advancing to right, holding shield and spear. Rev. EΣ-ΤϜΔΙ Τriskeles to right over lion crouching to left; below lion, ΠΦ; all within incuse square. SNG France 12. With clear surfaces and nicely centered. Two test cuts on the reverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
An overstrike of academic importance!
Lot 380
PAMPHYLIA. Side. Circa 460-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 20.5 mm, 10.90 g, 7 h), overstruck on an uncertain stater of Aspendos, c. 440-430. Pomegranate surrounded by dotted guilloche border. Rev. Helmeted head of Athena to right in incuse square; to right, traces of the undertype's obverse. Atlan 16 (O15/A14). SNG von Aulock 4762. Weber 7353 (same dies). For undertype see: CNG eauction 438 (2019), 159. A clear, well struck example. Usual die break on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 381
PAMPHYLIA. Side. Circa 460-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 10.93 g, 10 h), c. 440-430. Pomegranate surrounded by dotted guilloche border. Rev. Helmeted head of Athena to right; all within incuse square. Atlan 16 (O15/A14). SNG von Aulock 4762. Weber 7353 (same dies). Clear. Usual die break on the reverse and slightly off-center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 205 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 382
PAMPHYLIA. Side. Circa 460-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 21x25 mm, 10.95 g, 1 h), c. 440-430. Pomegranate surrounded by dotted guilloche border. Rev. Helmeted head of Athena to right; all within incuse square. Atlan 16 (O15/A14). SNG von Aulock 4762. Weber 7353 (same dies). A clear and well struck example. Usual die break on the reverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 383
PAMPHYLIA. Side. Circa 460-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.96 g, 2 h), c. 440-430. Pomegranate surrounded by dotted guilloche border. Rev. Helmeted head of Athena to right; all within incuse square. Atlan 16 (O15/A14). SNG von Aulock 4762. Weber 7353 (same dies). Clear and attractive. Usual die break on the reverse and struck on an oddly-shaped flan, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 225 CHF
Lot 384
PAMPHYLIA. Side. Circa 370-360 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.69 g, 1 h). Helmeted head of Athena right, wearing necklace. Rev. Head of a roaring lion to left. Atlan 121-126. SNG France 739. SNG von Aulock 4775. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 30 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Published in SNG von Post
Lot 385
PAMPHYLIA. Side. Circa 205-100 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 16.12 g, 11 h), Kleuch... Head of Athena to right, wearing Corinthian helmet. Rev. KΛE-YX Nike alighting to left, holding wreath in her outstretched right hand and fold of her drapery with her left; to left, pomegranate. SNG France 699. SNG von Aulock 4797. SNG Sweden I.2, von Post 375 (this coin). Toned. Some scratches, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 386
PISIDIA. Selge. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 14.5 mm, 2.83 g, 12 h). Head of bearded Herakles to right; club over his right shoulder. Rev. Σ-Ε Thunderbolt; to right, bow topped with a griffin head. SNG France 1979-1983. Particularly sharp. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 387
PISIDIA. Termessos. 1st century BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 4.26 g, 2 h), year B (2) = 71-70 BC. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. TEP Horse galloping right; above, B . SNG France 2107-8. Bold and attractive. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 388
LYCAONIA. Ikonion. 1st century BC. (Bronze, 12 mm, 2.18 g, 6 h). Winged head of Medusa facing. Rev. E-I-K-O Harpa within laurel wreath. Unpublished in the standard references. Cf. G&N 36 (2015) 228. Extremely rare. With types celebrating the deeds of the Hero Perseus. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 389
CILICIA. Hierapolis. 2nd-1st century BC. (Bronze, 24 mm, 7.23 g, 12 h). Turreted, veiled and draped bust of city-goddess to right. Rev. IEΡO -ΠOΛITΩN - TΩN ΠΡOΣ TΩI / ΠΥΡAMΩI The river-god Pyramos swimming to right, holding eagle in right hand. SNG Levante 1569. SNG Paris 2212-7. Attractive light green patina; struck from a skillfully engraved dies. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 390
CILICIA. Holmoi. Circa 440 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 10.77 g, 1 h). Nude rider sliding off a horse galloping to right, his left hand holding the reins, holding a whip in his right, and with both of his legs on the right side of the horse; around, border of dots. Rev. ΟΛΜΙ Stern of a galley to left; all within deep circular incuse. Unpublished, save for Roma XVI, 2018, lot 324. With types engraved in a vigorous local style. Struck from a rather crude obverse die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 391
CILICIA. Ura (Kelenderis). Circa 460s-450s BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.56 g, 11 h). Goat kneeling to right, his head reverted to smell a flower on a branch curling behind him; below, partially incuse circular symbol. Rev. 𐤀𐤓𐤄 ('RH in Aramaic) City-wall with two towers; all within a border of dots in a shallow incuse square. Unpublished, save for Roma XII, 2016, lot 348, struck from the same dies. Extremely rare. Struck from worn dies and with a double-struck reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
Lot 392
CILICIA. Kelenderis. Circa 430-420 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 10.71 g, 8 h). Youthful nude rider seated sideways on horse prancing to left, holding the reins with his right hand and a goad in his left, preparing to jump off and run alongside the horse; below horse, Π. Rev. ΚΕΛE Goat kneeling to left, its head turned back to right. Casabonne Type 2. Celenderis Series II, 9 var (O-/R5 unlisted obv. die). SNG France 52. Fresh, bright and attractive. Struck on an irregular flan, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 393
CILICIA. Kelenderis. Circa 430-420 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.76 g, 6 h). Youthful nude rider holding the reins with his right hand and a goad in his left, seated sideways on horse prancing to left, preparing to jump off and run alongside the horse; below horse, A. Rev. ΚΕΛE Goat kneeling to left, its head turned back to right; ivy branch above to right. Casabonne Type 2. Celenderis Series 3-4 var (ethnic). SNG France 46 var (ethnic). Fresh, bright and unusually fine centered. Very minor marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 394
CILICIA. Kelenderis. Circa 430-420 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 10.68 g, 12 h). Youthful nude rider holding the reins with his right hand and a goad in his left, seated sideways on horse prancing to left, preparing to jump off and run alongside the horse; below horse, Π. Rev. ΚΕΛE Goat kneeling to left, its head turned back to right. Casabonne Type 2. Celenderis Series II, 9 var (O-/R5 unlisted obv. die). SNG France 52. Bright and clear; underlying luster. Test cut on 6h with resulting flan crack on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
Lot 395
CILICIA. Kelenderis. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 8.86 g, 2 h). Youthful nude rider holding reins with his left hand and a goad in his right, seated sideways on horse prancing to right, preparing to jump off and run alongside. Rev. ΚΕ Goat kneeling to left, its head turned back to right. BMC 25. Casabonne Type 4. SNG France 75. Clear. Some flatness and marks. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 396
CILICIA. Mallos. Circa 440-390 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 10.96 g, 3 h). Bearded male diety (Kronos?), with four wings, in the running-kneeling position to left, holding a solar disc with both hands. Rev. ΜΑΡ Swan with closed wings walking to left. Cf. SNG France 375-376 (same obverse die, but with the swan to right). Very rare. Reverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 750 CHF
Starting Price: 175 CHF
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