obolos 14
15. December 2019
Webauction
Lot 685
ARMENIA, Cilician Armenia. Baronial. Roupen I, 1080-1095. Pogh (Bronze, 22 mm, 1.79 g). +ԱաԻԲԷՆ ('Roupen' in Armenian) around cross. Rev. Ծաոա այ ('servant of God' in Armenian) around cross. ACV 245. CCA 1. Rare; this is the first coin of the Baronial period. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 686
ARMENIA, Cilician Armenia. Baronial. Roupen I, 1080-1095. Pogh (Bronze, 20.5 mm, 1.84 g). +ԱաԻԲԷՆ ('Roupen' in Armenian) around cross. Rev. Ծաոա այ ('servant of God' in Armenian) around cross. ACV 245. CCA 1. Rare; this is the first coin of the Baronial period. Cleaned, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 687
ARMENIA, Cilician Armenia. Royal. Hetoum I, 1226-1270. Tram (Silver, 24 mm, 2.92 g, 7 h), Bilingual issue with the Seljuq ruler Kaykhusraw II, Sis mint, AH 641 = 1243/4 AD. Hetoum on horseback riding right, head facing, holding lis-tipped scepter and reins; to left, cross; to right, crescent. Rev. Legend citing titles and name of Kaykhusraw II in three lines; mint formula and partial AH date around. AC 326. Broome 1107. Traces of overstriking on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 706
BULGARIA. Second Empire. Ivan Sisman, 1371–1395. Trachy (Copper, 16 mm, 0.92 g, 5 h), Veliko Turnovo mint. Tsar monogram. Rev. Monogram of Ivan Sisman. D&D 11.3.1. Raduchev & Zhekov 1.15.18-20. Youroukova & Penchev 134. Olive green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 708
IRAN, Qajars. Nasir al-Din Shah, AH 1264-1313 / AD 1848-1896. Toman (Gold, 20 mm, 3.43 g, 7 h), Type R, Dar al-Sultanat Tabriz mint, dated 1271 AH = 1854-5 AD. Arabic inscription with the name and titles of Nasir al-Din Shah. Rev. Arabic inscription stating the mint and the date. Album 2921. KM 853.11. Some scuffs on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 709
ITALY. Napoli (Regno). Roberto I il Saggio (the Wise) d'Angiò, 1309-1343. Gigliato (Silver, 25.5 mm, 3.91 g, 2 h), as King of Sicily and Jerusalem. + ROBERTUS· DEI·GRA· IERL' E SICIL' REX Robert d'Anjou enthroned holding scepter and globus crusiger. Rev. + HONOR· REGIS· IUDIEIU· DILIGIT Cross floreate. Biaggi 1634. MEC 14, 700. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 710
ITALY. Sicilia (Regno). Ruggero II, 1130-1154. Tarì (Gold, 12.5 mm, 0.99 g, 7 h), Palermo, 1140-1154. "al-malik Rujjar al-mu’tazz bi-llah" around three pellets in circle. Rev. Kufic legend stating mint and date. Cross-tipped scepter with IC XC NI-KA around field. MIR 22 & 431. Spahr 66. Nicely toned, clear example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 711
ITALY. Sicilia (Regno). Ruggero II, 1130-1154. Tarì (Gold, 12 mm, 1.27 g, 11 h), Palermo, 1140-1154. "al-malik Rujjar al-mu’tazz bi-llah" around circle upon which are six pellets; central pellet within. Rev. Kufic legend stating mint and date. Cross-tipped scepter with IC XC NIKA around field. MEC 14, 206. Spahr 63. Nicely toned, clear example. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 115 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 712
ITALY. Sicilia (Regno). Ruggero II, 1130-1154. Tarì (Gold, 14.5 mm, 1.45 g, 4 h), Palermo, 1140-1154. "al-malik Rujjar al-mu’tazz bi-llah" around pellet in circle. Rev. Kufic legend stating mint and date. Cross-tipped scepter with IC XC NIKA around field. Friedberg 877. Spahr 63. Nicely toned, clear example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 713
ITALY. Venezia (Venice). Andrea Dandolo, 1342-1354. Ducato (Gold, 21 mm, 3.51 g, 9 h), 54th Doge. ANDR• DANDVLO• - •S• M• VENETI• /DVX Andrea Dandulo kneeling to left, grasping long, cross-tipped scepter handed to him by St. Mark, standing right before him. Rev. •SIT• T XPE DAT'OTV - K SIS ISTE• DVCAT' Christ standing facing in mandorla with nine stars. CNI VII, 42. Friedberg 1221. Gamberini 84. Papadopoli 1. Test punch on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 120 CHF
Lot 714
CANDIA. Countermarked Sesini Series. 1609. (Bronze, 17 mm, 1.17 g), struck possibly on a Sesino of Francesco Dona (1545-1553). [..] DVX VENE Cross fourchée with three pellets on ends, pellets and lozenges in quarters; countermark of lion of S. Marco to left, within round punch. Rev. [✿SANCTVS• MARCV• VENETVS] Lion of S. Marco to left. Paolucci 874. Tzamalis B49. A rare example. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 715
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Candia (Crete). 1611-1619. 10 Tornesi - 2½ Soldini (Copper, 25.5 mm, 4.69 g, 5 h), Decreed 15 January 1611, 16 July 1615, and 12 March 1619. •T• 10 Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel flanked by two rosettes. Rev. SOL/DINI 2½ in three lines within ornate frame; three stars across fields. Gamberini 2065. Paolucci 878. Papadopoli 26 (Anonime). Very pleasant red-brown surfaces. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 716
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Candia (Crete). 1611-1619. 4 Tornesi - Soldino (Copper, 20 mm, 1.95 g, 9 h), Decreed 15 January 1611, 16 July 1615, and 12 March 1619. •T• 4 Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel flanked by two rosettes. Rev. SOL/DINO in two lines within dotted border; rosette above, star between rosettes below. Gamberini 2066. Paolucci 879. With an unusually fine and clear obverse. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 717
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Candia (Crete). Antonio Priuli, 1618-1623. 30 Tornesi or 2 Soldi (Billon, 24 mm, 3.46 g, 10 h). TOPNEΣIA/ TPIANTA in two lines; above, three stars; rosette between two stars below; the whole within dotted circle; around, ANTΩNIOΣ O ΠPIOΛOΣ ΔOYΞ✿. Rev. ▴O AΓIOΣ MAPKOΣ▴ / ▴X▴ Winged lion of S. Marco standing left, with Book of Gospel. CNI VIII, 249. Paolucci 891. Papadopoli 203. Extremely rare, the only example to be offered on public sale for at least 20 years. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 718
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Candia (Crete). Giovanni Cornaro, 1624-1630. 60 Tornesi or 4 Soldi (Billon, 30 mm, 6.11 g, 3 h). TOPNEΣIA/ EΞHNTA in two lines; above, rosette between two stars; below rosette; the whole within dotted circle; around, ✶IΩAN• KOPNHΛIOΣ Ο ΔOYΞ. Rev. O AΓIOΣ MAPKOΣ Winged lion of S. Marco standing left, with Book of Gospel; in exergue value, (IIII) between two stars. CNI VIII, 168. Paolucci 892. Papadopoli 133. Fine brown surfaces. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 719
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Candia (Crete). Giovanni Cornaro, 1624-1630. 60 Tornesi or 4 Soldi (Billon, 30 mm, 5.72 g, 10 h). TOPNEΣIA/ EΞHNTA in two lines; above, rosette between two stars; below rosette; the whole within dotted circle; around, ✶IΩAN• KOPNHΛIOΣ Ο ΔOYΞ. Rev. O AΓIOΣ MAPKOΣ✶ Winged lion of S. Marco standing left, with Book of Gospel; in exergue value, (IIII) between two stars. CNI VIII, 166. Paolucci 892. Papadopoli 131. Unusual nice details for the issue; a lovely example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 720
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Candia (Crete). Giovanni Cornaro, 1624-1630. 30 Tornesi or 2 Soldi (Billon, 25 mm, 2.89 g, 1 h). TOPNEΣIA/ TPIANTA in two lines; above, rosette between two stars; below rosette; the whole within dotted circle; around, ✶IΩAN• KOPNHΛIOΣ Ο ΔOYΞ✿. Rev. O AΓIOΣ MAPKOΣ Winged lion of S. Marco standing left, with Book of Gospel; in exergue value, (II) between two stars. CNI VIII, 179. Paolucci 893. Papadopoli 145. Rare denomination. Overstruck or restruck, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 721
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for the Ionian Islands. 1710-1721. Gazetta (Copper, 26 mm, 4.85 g, 9 h). ✶S•MARC• VEN•✶ Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel; in exergue, mark of value (II) flanked by stars. Rev. ✿/CORF•/ CEFAL•/ ZANT•/✿ in five lines within simple dotted border. Gamberini 2061. Paolucci 811. Unusually fine and clear; scarce. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 722
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for the Ionian Islands and the Armed Forces. Circa 1686 and later. Gazetta (Copper, 24.5 mm, 7.76 g, 11 h), Decreed 8 February 1686. ✶S•MARC• VEN✶ Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel; in exergue, mark of value (II) flanked by stars. Rev. ✿/ISOLE/ E T/ ARMATA/✿ in five lines within simple dotted border. Gamberini 2057. Paolucci 814. Very well centered and with fine surfaces. Slightly doubled, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 723
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for the Ionian Islands and the Armed Forces. Circa 1686 and later. Soldo (Copper, 23.5 mm, 3.43 g, 1 h), Decreed 8 February 1686. ✶S•MARC• VEN✶ Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel; in exergue, mark of value (I) flanked by stars. Rev. ✿/ISOLE/ E T/ ARMATA/✿ in five lines within simple dotted border. Gamberini 2058. Paolucci 815. Rare denomination. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 724
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for The Peloponnesos (the Morea) and the Armed Forces. Circa 1688 and later. Gazetta (Copper, 29 mm, 6.68 g, 10 h), Decreed 24 January 1688 and 10 February 1691. ✶SAN•MARC• VEN✶ Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel; in exergue, mark of value (II) flanked by stars. Rev. ✿/ARMATA/ E•T/ MOREA/✿ in five lines within simple dotted border. Gamberini 2059. Paolucci 816. Very appealing surfaces and in a condition scarcely encountered for this rapidly struck issue. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 725
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for The Peloponnesos (the Morea) and the Armed Forces. Circa 1688 and later. Soldo (Copper, 23.5 mm, 3.33 g, 1 h), Decreed 24 January 1688 and 10 February 1691. ✶S•MARC• VEN✶ Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel; in exergue, mark of value (I) flanked by stars. Rev. ✿/ARMATA/ E•T/ MOREA/✿ in five lines within simple dotted border. Gamberini 2060. Paolucci 817. Rare denomination. Some flat areas from stiking, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 726
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Dalmatia and Albania. Circa 1684 and later. Gazetta (Copper, 28.5 mm, 7.76 g, 10 h), Decreed 17 June 1684 and 10 February 1691. ✶S•MARC• VEN✶ Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel; in exergue, mark of value (II) flanked by stars. Rev. ✿/DALMA/ E•T/ ALBAN/✿ in five lines within simple dotted border. Gamberini 2052. Paolucci 796. Very appealing surfaces and in a condition scarcely encountered for this rapidly struck issue. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 727
ITALY, Venice. Coinage for Dalmatia and Albania. Circa 1626 and later. Soldo (Copper, 23 mm, 3.83 g, 5 h), Decreed 9 May 1626, 17 June 1684 and 10 February 1691. ✶S•MARC• VEN✶ Half-length bust of the winged lion of S. Marco facing, holding Book of Gospel; in exergue, mark of value (I) flanked by stars. Rev. ✿/DALMA/ E•T/ ALBAN/✿ in five lines within simple dotted border. Gamberini 2053. Paolucci 800. Scarcer than the gazetta; fine metal. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 728
PORTUGAL, Kingdom. John II, 1481-1495. Cruzado (Gold, 21.5 mm, 3.47 g, 10 h), Lisbon, c. 1484-1485. IONAES: SEGVNDO REGIS Crowned coat-of-arms within polylobe. Rev. +IONIS: SEGVNDI: REGI PORT Cross within polylobe. Gomes 21.08. Friedberg 19. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Starting Price: 750 CHF
Lot 729
PORTUGAL, Kingdom. John II, 1481-1495. Cruzado (Gold, 21.5 mm, 3.46 g, 7 h), Lisbon, c. 1484-1485. +IOHANES: II: R:P: ET: A:D: GUINE Crowned coat-of-arms within polylobe. Rev. +IOANIS:SEDCVNDO:DEI:GRACA Cross within polylobe. Gomes 23.02. Friedberg 19. Scratches under tone, and slightly wavy flan, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1550 CHF
Starting Price: 750 CHF
Lot 730
SPAIN, Aragon. Ferdinand II, 1479-1516. Ducat (Gold, 22 mm, 3.46 g, 3 h), Perpignan. FERDINANDVS•D• G• REX• CS Crowned and draped bust of Fernando II to right; crescent behind neck. Rev. ELE• ET•ARAGONVM• COMES• Crowned coat of arms, flanked by P-P. Unpublished but cf. Cayon 2328. Friedberg 32. Extremely rare. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 3000 CHF
Lot 731
SPAIN, Castile & León. Ferdinand V & Isabella I, 1474-1504. Ducat (Gold, 23 mm, 3.48 g, 9 h), Valencia. +FERDINANDVSx ELISABETx REX CA Crowned bust of Ferdinand to right and Isabella to left, facing each other; between them pellet over crown; bellow, S S. Rev. +VALENCIE ••• •••MAIORICx Crowned coat of arms. Callico 160. Friedberg 82. A scarce example. Obverse slightly doubled, otherwise, nearly extremely fine/ very fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Starting Price: 1000 CHF
Lot 732
SPAIN, Castile & León. Ferdinand V and Isabella I, 1474-1504. Ducat (Gold, 23.5 mm, 3.52 g, 5 h), Valencia. +FERDINANDVS + ELISABET REX Crowned bust of Ferdinand to right and Isabella to left, facing each other; between them and below, crown above S-S. Rev. +VALEN ••• •••MAIORIC Crowned coat of arms. Callico 160var. Friedberg 82. A well struck and sharp example; rare. Nearly extremely fine/ very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 1250 CHF
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