obolos 14
15. December 2019
Webauction
Lot 694
ISLAMIC, Anatolia & al-Jazira (Post-Seljuk). Artuqids (Mardin). Najm al-Din Alpi, AH 547-572 / AD 1152-1176. Dirham (Bronze, 32 mm, 14.91 g, 12 h), uncertain mint, perhaps Mardin. Najm al-Dîn / Malik Diyârbakr (in Arabic) Two confronted diademed and draped male busts, shown in the style of Hellenistic, perhaps Seleukid, rulers; between their heads, pellet. Rev. Abû al-Muzaffar Alpî / bin / Timurtâsh bin Îl-Ghâzî bin / Artuq (in Arabic) On the left, Comnenian emperor standing facing and being crowned by, on the right, the Virgin standing facing (as on the nomismata of Romanus III). Album 1827.3. S&S Type 28. Whelan Type II, 40-41. A beautifully preserved example, struck from fresh dies and with a splendid, dark, blackish-green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 695
ISLAMIC, Anatolia & al-Jazira (Post-Seljuk). Artuqids (Mardin). Najm al-Din Alpi, AH 547-572 / AD 1152-1176. Dirhem (Bronze, 30 mm, 10.88 g, 6 h), Unlisted mint, possibly Mardin, undated, but ca. AH 560-566 (1164-1170 AD). Two diademed and draped male heads facing slightly away from one another; Kalima above and below, name and title of Abbasid caliph to right and left. Rev. Facing female head, wearing necklace; around, arabic inscription stating the name, title, and ancestors of Najm al-Din Alpi. Album 1827.5. S&S Type 30.1. Brown-green glossy patina; well centered example. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 696
ISLAMIC, Anatolia & al-Jazira (Post-Seljuk). Artuqids (Kayfa & Amid). Qutb al-Din Sukman II, AH 581-597 / AD 1185-1200. Dirham (Bronze, 28 mm, 9.90 g, 11 h), AH 594 = 1197/1198 AD. Nimbate and draped male bust facing, turned slightly to the right, wearing fringed headdress with pointed crest, holding globe in his left hand and mace in his right; around, date. Rev. In the center name and titles of Qutb al-Din Sukman: al-Malik al'Mas'ud / Qutb al-Din Sukman / bin Muhammad bin Qarain three lines; in the four margins, the name of the Abbasid caliph, Arslan / al-Imam / al-Nasir amir / al-mu'minin. Album 1822.3. Poole 18. Spengler & Sayles 14. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 697
ISLAMIC, Mongols. Ilkhanids. Ghiyath al-Din Muhammad Khudabanda Öljeytü, AH 703-716 / AD 1304-1316. Fals (Copper, 25.5 mm, 3.54 g, 11 h), Sun type. Sun in the form of a face, surrounded by rays and pellets. Rev. Kalima in three lines. Album 2190. Diler 430. An unusually attractive and relatively scarce coin. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 698
ISLAMIC, Mongols. Ilkhanids. Abu Sa'id Bahadur, AH 716-736 / AD 1316-1335. Half dirham (Silver, 18 mm, 0.82 g, 1 h), Samsun, 733 AH = AD 1332. Date and Mint around titulature (partly retrograd). Rev. Kalima inside a double square margin; on the sides names of the four Rashidun Caliphs. Album 2215A. Extremely rare. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 699
ISLAMIC, Mongols. Ilkhanids. Abu Sa'id Bahadur, AH 716-736 / AD 1316-1335. Dirham (Silver, 24 mm, 1.62 g, 9 h), uncertain mint and date. Shahadah and the names of the four Chalifs oval countermark with نهي "cancellation in retrograde arabian". Rev. Name and titles of Abu Sa'id Bahadur; in the margins mint and date. For host coin, Album 2200.1. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 700
KHWARAZMIA, Afrighids. Brawik/Frawik, Last third of 6th - early 7th centuries AD. Unit (Bronze, 26.5 mm, 3.93 g, 1 h). Crowned bust to right. Rev. King on horseback right, holding whip; behind, tamgha. Rtvelazde -. Zeimal fig. 7, 5. Unusually attractive for the type; very rare and with a dark red-brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 701
ISLAMIC, Seljuks. Rum. Rukn al-Din Mas'ud I, AH 510-551 / AD 1116-1156. Fals (Bronze, 23 mm, 4.15 g, 10 h). Half-length facing bust of a Byzantine emperor, wearing loros, holding labarum and globus cruciger. Rev. Name and titles of Ghiyath al-Din Kay Khusraw I in four lines. Album 1203. Broome 1B. Extremely rare. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 702
ISLAMIC, Seljuks. Rum. Rukn al-Din Sulayman II, AH 592-600 / AD 1196-1204. Dirham (Silver, 24.5 mm, 2.57 g, 5 h), Konya, AH 597 = 1200-1201 AD. Rukn al-Din Sulayman on horseback riding to right, head facing, holding mace and reins; behind and before, stars; below flora motive; around, kalima. Rev. At the center and around, Arabic inscription giving the name and titles of Rukn al-Din Sulayman, the date and the mint. Album 1204. Broome 44. Cf. Album 33, (2019), 600 for a coin of year 598. Very rare, the issues from Konya are much scarcer than those minted in Kayseri. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 703
ISLAMIC, Seljuks. Rum. 'Ala al-Din Kay Qubadh I, AH 616-634 / AD 1220-1237. Dirham (Silver, 23 mm, 2.83 g, 12 h), Kayseri, AH 618 = 1221-1222 AD. Elaborate inscription with floral ornament. Rev. Elaborate inscription. Album 1211. Broome 165 (this variety unrecorded). The mint of Kayseri is rare for Kay Qubadh I. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 704
ISLAMIC, Seljuks. Rum. Ghiyath al-Din Kay Khusraw II, first reign, AH 634-644 / AD 1237-1246. Dirham (Silver, 21 mm, 3.00 g, 10 h), Qunya (Konya), AH 641 = 1243/4 AD. Legend with the name of the Abbasid Caliph caliph Al-Musta'sim Lion walking to right; above, radiant sun with human face; to left and below lion, stars. Rev. Legend with the titles of Ala al-Din Kay Qubadh, the mint and the date within and around central square. Broome 246F. Some striking flatness, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 705
ISLAMIC, Seljuks. Rum. Rukn al-Din Qilich Arslan IV, first sole reign, AH 646-647 / AD 1248-1249. Dirham (Silver, 22.5 mm, 2.80 g, 7 h), Sivas, AH 646 = 1249 AD. Rukn al-Din Qilich Arslan on horseback to right, ready to shoot an arrow; crescent behind, star below, pellet to right; around, name and titles. Rev. Name and titles of the Abbasid caliph in polylobe ; around, mint name and date. Album 1226. MWI 991. Broome 329ii. Rare iconographic dirham; toned and clear. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 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 707
ISLAMIC, Ottoman Empire. Mustafa III, AH 1171-1187 / AD 1757-1774. Zeri Mahbub (Gold, 21 mm, 2.63 g, 12 h), Kostantiniye (Constantinople) mint, AH 1171 and regnal year 8 = 1765 AD. Toughra; mint name and date below. Rev. Legend in four lines; the regnal date is on the lower right. KM 335. Pere, 618 var. Sultan, 2258 var. Sharp, well-struck and of exceptional quality. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 150 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
Lot 733
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. (Silver, 79.00 g). Lot of Thirteen (13) coins of Alexander the Great, including two Tetradrachms and eleven Drachms. An attractive lot grading Very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (13).
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 734
PONTOS. Time of Mithradates VI Eupator, Circa 105-85 BC. (Bronze, 145.00 g). Lot of Twenty-three (23) Bronze Coins of Pontos and Paphlagonia struck under the hegemony of Mithradates VI Eupator. Almost all depicting aegis with gorgoneion on the obverse and Nike on the reverse. Various mints attested, some rare. Very fine to good very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (23).
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 735
PONTOS. Time of Mithradates VI Eupator, Circa 85-65 BC. (Bronze, 152.00 g). Lot of Twenty-two (22) Bronze Coins of Pontos and Paphlagonia struck under the hegemony of Mithradates VI Eupator. With a variety of types and mints including some rarities. Very fine to good very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (22).
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 736
GREEK. Pontos & Bithynia. Circa 2nd-1st Century BC. (Bronze, 56.00 g). A lot of Fifteen (15) small to medium bronzes from various mints in western Asia Minor depicting Ares, Perseus and Artemis. Includes some attractive and some rare types. Fine to very fine, patinated. Sold as is, no returns (12).
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 737
PONTOS. Amisos. Circa 2nd-1st Century BC. (Bronze, 101.00 g). A lot of Twenty-six (26) small to medium bronzes of various types. All patinated. Fine - very fine. Sold as is, no returns (26).
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Lot 738
GREEK. 5th-3rd Century BC. (Silver, 62.00 g). A large lot of One Hundred and Fifty-five (155) Greek silver fractional coins. Average fine-very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (155).
Hammer Price: 2000 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
Lot 739
GREEK. Asia Minor. Circa 5th-3rd Century BC. (Silver, 37.00 g). Lot of thirty seven (37), silver fractionals mainly from western Asia minor, with varied types from mints such as Selge, Cyzicus, Tenedos, Methymna, Miletus, Ephesus; also including a drachm of Lysimachus and a siglos of Croesus. Fine-very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (37).
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 740
GREEK. Asia Minor. Circa 5th - 3rd Century BC. (Silver, 15.11 g). Lot of Fifty-eight (58) silver fractions. A varied and interesting group. Fine to very fine. Sold as is, no returns (58).
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
Lot 741
GREEK & ROMAN. 5th Century BC - 2nd Century AD. (Silver, 57.00 g). A lot of Sixty-four (64) Silver Fractions, containing many Asia Minor fractions and a few Roman Denarii. An interesting group for a new collector or dealer. About very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (64).
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 742
GREEK. Circa 2nd-1st Century BC. (Bronze, 115.00 g). Lot of Thirty-two (32) Greek bronzes from various mints in Asia Minor, such as Sardes, Pergamon, Cyzicus, Ephesus, and others. An interesting study group. Fine-very fine, some nicely patinated. Sold as is, no returns (32).
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
Lot 743
GREEK. 5th-3rd Century BC. (Silver, 105.00 g). Lot of Fifty-two (52) smaller Greek silver coins including some Persian Sigloi, Alexander Drachms and various fractions. Average fine-very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (52).
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 744
GREEK. Circa 4th -1st Century BC. (Bronze, 74.00 g). An assorted group containing Twenty Six (26) bronze coins mainly from the Hellenistic period. Very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (26).
Hammer Price: 210 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 745
GREEK. Civic issues from Troas, Aeolis and Ionia. Circa 4th -1st Century BC. (Bronze, 41.82 g). A fine lot of Twenty Eight (28) Bronze, mainly civic, fractions, from Troas, Aeolis and Ionia. With quite a few bees from Ephesos. About very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (28).
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 746
GREEK. Civic issues from Asia Minor. Circa 4th -1st Century BC. (Bronze, 55.00 g). A fine lot of Fifty Seven (57) Bronze, mainly civic, small fractions, from Asia Minor. All with fine patinas. About very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (57).
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 747
GREEK. 3rd-1st Century BC. (Bronze, 79.00 g). A lot of seven (7) Greek bronzes including the Coriosolites, Hieron of Syracuse, Maroneia, and Smyrna (with Homer seated). Some patinated. Fine - very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (7).
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 748
SYRIA, Seleukis and Pieria. Antioch. Circa 1st century AD. (Bronze, 67.00 g). A fine lot of Eighteen (18) bronze fractions from Antioch. All patinated. About very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (18).
Hammer Price: 250 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 749
HELLENISTIC KINGDOMS. Circa 4th-1st Century BC. (Bronze, 457.00 g). An interesting large lot of One Hundred Thirty One (131) mainly Bronze, but with very few Silver coins, mainly from the Hellenistic Kingdoms and their associated mints. About very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (131).
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 750
HELLENISTIC KINGDOMS. Circa 4th-1st Century BC. (Bronze, 108.00 g). An interesting large lot of Fourty (40) Bronze coins, the majority of which are issues of the Hellenistic Kingdoms and their associated mints. About very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (40).
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 751
HELLENISTIC PERIOD. Circa 4th -1st Century BC. (Bronze, 105.00 g). An assorted group containing Thirty Six (36) bronze coins from the Hellenistic Kingdoms and Civic mints of Asia Minor. About very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (36).
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 752
KINGS OF ARMENIA. Circa 2nd- 1st century BC. (Bronze, 269.00 g). A large lot containing Eighty Seven (87) Armenian bronze coins, mainly from Tigranes the Great. Fair to very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (87).
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 753
GREEK & ROMAN PROVINCIAL. Circa 4th century BC -3rd Century AD. (Bronze, 74.00 g). An assorted group of Twenty (20) bronze coins, mainly from mints in Asia Minor. Good fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (20).
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 754
ROMAN AND ROMAN PROVINCIAL. Circa 1st Century BC-3rd Century AD. (Bronze, 200.00 g). Lot of Forty Two (42) bronzes, mostly Roman provincial, with many from Spain. An interesting study group. Average good to fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (42).
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
Lot 755
ROMAN PROVINCIAL. Circa 1st - 3rd Century AD. (Bronze, 230.00 g). A fine lot of Thirty-one (31) Roman Provincial bronze coins mainly from Antioch, from various emperors. An interesting group. Good fine to very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (31).
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 756
ROMAN PROVINCIAL. Asia Minor. 1st-3rd Century AD. (Bronze, 197.00 g). A lot of Twenty-eight (28) Roman Provincial bronzes. Including, among other mints, Pisidian Antioch and Caesarea in Cappadocia; some with river gods. An interesting group. Average fine to very fine, patinated. Lot sold as is, no returns (28).
Hammer Price: 760 CHF
Starting Price: 160 CHF
Lot 757
ROMAN PROVINCIAL. Asia Minor. Circa 1st - 4th century AD. (Bronze, 97.00 g). Lot of Thirty-eight (38) Roman Provincial Bronze Coins, from the Asia Minor, from various mints. Good fine to very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (38).
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 758
ROMAN PROVINCIAL. Asia Minor. Circa 1st Century AD. (Bronze, 47.91 g). Lot of Fifteen (15) Roman Provincial Bronze Coins, from the Asia Minor region, mainly from the 1st century AD. Good fine to very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (15).
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 759
ROMAN PROVINCIAL, Mesopotamia. Edessa. Circa 2nd -3rd Century AD. (Bronze, 46.75 g). A small lot of Thirteen (13) Roman Provincial bronze coins from Mesopotamia, mainly from Edessa, including some scarce issues. All with green patinas. Good fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (13).
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 760
ROMAN PROVINCIAL, Syria & Phoenicia. Circa 2nd-3rd century AD. (Silver, 146.00 g). An interesting lot of Twelve (12) Syro-Phoenician tetradrachms, for various minting authorities, struck under Trajan, Hadrian, Caracalla, Macrinus etc. Very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (12).
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 761
ROMAN PROVINCIAL, Syria & Phoenicia. Circa 3rd century AD. (Silver, 369.00 g). An interesting lot of Forty Two (42) Syro-Phoenician tetradrachms, from various minting authorities, struck during the 3rd Century AD. Very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (42).
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 762
ROMAN PROVINCIAL, Egypt. Circa 1st-3rd century AD. (177.00 g). A lot of twelve (12) coins, including one Ptolemiac AE and both billon and AE of Nero, Galba, Hadrian, Antoninus Pius and Commodus. An interesting group, mostly fine to very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (12).
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
Lot 763
GREEK, ROMAN AND MEDIEVAL. A lot of 12 coins. (67.00 g). A varied group of Eight silver and Fiver bronze coins. About very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (12).
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 764
ROMAN IMPERIAL & PROVINCIAL. 1st-3rd Century AD. (23.00 g). Lot of Eight (8) miscellaneous coins: seven provincial bronzes and one silver Denarius of Julia Domna. Average very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (8).
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 765
GREEK, ROMAN IMPERIAL & ROMAN PROVINCIAL. Circa 4th century BC - 3rd Century AD. (Bronze, 111.00 g). A group of Thirty-six (36) bronze coins. All patinated. About fine to very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (36).
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 766
Roman Republican. Circa 1st Century BC. (Silver, 21.93 g). A lot of Six (6) attractive Roman Republican Denarii from an old Swiss collection. All nicely toned and clear. Very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (6).
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 767
ROMAN REPUBLICAN & IMPERIAL. Circa 1st Century BC-3rd Century AD. (Silver, 67.00 g). A lot of Twenty-two (22) Denarii and One (1) Quinarius: Including Hadrian, Antoninus Pius, Marcus Aurelius, Septimius Severus, Caracalla and more. Fine-very fine and better. Sold as is, no returns (23).
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 160 CHF
Lot 768
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 1st-3rd Century AD. (Silver, 69.00 g). Lot of Twenty Three (23) Roman Denarii, including Domitian, Hadrian, Marcus Aurelius, Caracalla et al. Average very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (23).
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 769
ROMAN. Circa 1st Century BC-3rd Century AD. (Bronze, 1739.00 g). An interesting group of One Hundred and Fifteen (115) Roman bronzes. Including: 45 sestertii, 2 Republican Asses, 62 middle bronzes (Tiberius, Claudius, Antonia, Nero, Galba, Vitellius, et al.) and a few provincials. An interesting group. Very good to about very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (115).
Hammer Price: 2400 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 770
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Gallienus to Claudius II Gothicus, 253-270. (Billon, 14.20 g). A lot of Five (5) Antoniniani of Gallienus and Claudius II. Clear and bold portraits, with some areas of original silvering. Good very fine or better. Sold as is, no returns (5).
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 65 CHF
Lot 771
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Gallienus to Claudius II Gothicus, 253-270. (Billon, 29.95 g). A lot of Ten (10) Antoniniani of Gallienus and Claudius II. All with fine portraits and attractively patinated. Good very fine or better. Sold as is, no returns (10).
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 772
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Later 3rd Century. (Billon, 108.00 g). Lot of Twenty Eight (28) Antoniniani, mostly of Probus and Diocletian. Very fine or better with some light porosity. Lot sold as is, no returns (28).
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 773
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Second half of 3rd Century AD. (Billon, 251.00 g). Lot of Seventy Four (74) mostly latter third century Antoniniani, including Probus, Diocletian, and Maximianus. Average very fine and better. Lot sold as is, no returns (74).
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 774
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Second part of the 3rd Century. (Billon, 207.00 g). Lot of Sixty One (61) Billon Antoniani from the second half of the 3rd Century; including Valerian, Gallienus, Aurelian, Probus and Diocletian. Fine-very fine and some better. Lot sold as is, no returns (61).
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 775
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 2nd - 3rd Century AD. (Silver, 41.00 g). Lot of Ten (10) coins including a denarius of Hadrian and 4 AR Antoniniani of Trajan Decius. Fine-Very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (10).
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 776
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 3rd-5th Century AD. (Bronze, 560.00 g). A lot of One Hundred and Fifty Six (156) bronzes from the later Roman period, including Gallienus, Claudius Gothicus, Aurelian, Probus, Diocletian, Constantius I, Galerius, Maxentius, Maximinus II, Constantine I, Constantius II, Magnentius, Gratian, Theodosius I, Arcadius and Honorius. An interesting and varied grouping. Average fine to very fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (156).
Hammer Price: 561 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Lot 777
ROMAN IMPERIAL. 4th Century AD. (Billon, 89.00 g). Lot of Thirty-one (31) fourth century Roman medium to small bronzes of the House of Constantine I, Licinius I & II, and later. Average very fine and better. Lot sold as is, no returns (31).
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 778
LATE ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 4th Century AD. (Bronze, 10.32 g). A lot of six (6) small 4th century Roman bronzes. Very fine, many with orange-grey desert patina. Sold as is, no returns (6).
Hammer Price: 25 CHF
Starting Price: 20 CHF
Lot 779
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 4th -5th Century AD. (Bronze, 253.00 g). A mixed lot of Ninety Five (95) Roman bronzes, mostly of the 4th Century AD. Average fine to very fine. Sold as is, no returns (95).
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 780
LATE ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 4th-5th century AD. (Bronze, 129.00 g). A very interesting lot of One Hundred (100) Bronze Folles of the House of Constantine and their successors. Very fine to extremely fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (100).
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 781
ROMAN IMPERIAL. 4th Century AD. (Bronze, 36.00 g). Lot of Fifteen (15) mostly "Urbs Roma" bronzes with attractive orange sand patina. An attractive grouping. Very fine and better. Lot sold as is, no returns (15).
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Lot 782
LATE ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 4th-5th century AD. (Bronze, 218.00 g). A very interesting lot of One Hundred Sixty one (161) Bronze Folles of the House of Constantine and their successors. Very fine to extremely fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (161).
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 783
ROMAN IMPERIAL. Circa 3rd-5th Century AD. (Bronze, 94.00 g). An interesting group of Forty Five (45) bronze coins, mainly Antoniniani from the second half of the 3rd century, but also containing some late Roman and early Byzantine pieces. Very fine to nearly extremely fine. Lot sold as is, no returns (45).
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 784
ROMAN IMPERIAL. 3rd Century AD- 5th Century AD. (Bronze, 84.00 g). Lot of Thirty Eight (38) of mainly fourth century Roman middle and small bronzes. Including Constantinopolis and Roma commemorative issues and varia, such as two AE of Eudoxia. Average very fine and better. Lot sold as is, no returns (38).
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 785
ROMAN IMPERIAL. 4th Century AD. (Bronze, 83.00 g). Lot of Seventeen (17) Roman bronzes of the fourth century AD with a number of interesting types, and including a large bronze of Jovian. Average very fine and better. Lot sold as is, no returns (17).
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Lot 786
LATE ROMAN AND EARLY BYZANTINE. 5th-6th Century AD. (Bronze, 37.00 g). Lot of Twenty-five (25) late Roman to early Byzantine small bronzes. An interesting and varied grouping. Very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (25).
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
Lot 787
BYZANTINE, Early Byzantine period. Circa 5th-6th century. (Gold, 11.51 g). Lot of Eight (8) Early Byzantine gold coins, all Tremisses, representing Anastasius I and Justin I. Very fine or better. Lot sold as is, no returns (8).
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 788
BYZANTINE. Circa 6th- 11th Century AD. (Bronze, 212.00 g). A lot of Twenty Three (23) Byzantine bronze Folles including Anonymous with Christ, Maurice Tiberius, Phocas and Leontia, Heraclius, and others. Patinated. Fine-very fine. Sold as is, no returns (23).
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Lot 789
BYZANTINE. Circa 10th-12th Century AD. (Bronze, 203.00 g). A lot of twenty (20) Byzantine bronzes, mostly anonymous and bearing a bust of Christ. Patinated. Fine-very fine. Sold as is, no returns (20).
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Lot 790
BYZANTINE. Circa 6th-11th Century AD. (Bronze, 119.00 g). Lot of twenty two (22) Byzantine bronzes: various emperors and denominations. Fine-very fine. Sold as is, no returns (22).
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
Lot 791
BYZANTINE. 7th-11th Century AD. (Bronze, 87.00 g). Lot of Eight (8) Byzantine bronze folles of Phocas and the Anonymous period. Fine-very fine, some nicely patinated. Lot sold as is, no returns (20).
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
Lot 792
BYZANTINE. Circa 7th-11th Century AD. (Bronze, 127.00 g). A lot of sixteen (16) Byzantine bronzes, primarily Anonymous and of Romanus I. Fine-very fine. Sold as is, no returns (16).
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
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