obolos 15
24. May 2020
Webauction
Lot 1066
ARMENIA, Cilician Armenia. Royal. Hetoum I, 1226-1270. Tram (Silver, 23 mm, 2.79 g, 7 h), Bilingual issue with the Seljuq ruler Kaykhusraw II, Sis mint, AH 637 = 1240/1 AD. Hetoum on horseback riding right, head facing, holding lis-tipped scepter and reins; to left, cross; to right, crescent above, star below. Rev. Legend citing titles and name of Kaykhusraw II in three lines; mint formula and partial AH date around. AC 326. Broome, Seljuqs, 1105. CCA 794. Wäckerlin 621. Bright and clear. Slightly bent and straightened flan, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 1097
HUNGARY, Holy Roman Empire. Rudolf II, Emperor, 1576-1611. Taler (Silver, 40 mm, 28.55 g, 4 h), Kremnitz, 1585. + RVDOL• II D•G• RO• IM• S• AV• GER• HVN BO•REX Bust of Rudolf II to right in high ruffed collar; Hungarian coat of arms to left and right among the legend. Rev. •ARCHID• DVX•AVS•DVX• BVRG• MAR• MORA• 1585• Crowned imperial double-headed eagle holding sword and scepter. Dav. 8066. Huszár 1030. Clear and lightly toned. Bad bang on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 1098
HUNGARY. Holy Roman Empire. Rudolf II, Emperor, 1576-1611. Ducat (Gold, 22.5 mm, 3.50 g, 3 h), Kremnitz, dated, 1592. S✿ LADISLAVS✿ - ✿REX✿ 1592✿ St. Ladislaus standing facing, holding halberd in his right hand and globus cruciger in his left. Rev. RVDOL• II• D• G• RO - •I• S• AV• GE• HV• B• R• Madonna seated facing on crescent, holding infant Christ. Friedberg 63 (under Hungary). Huszar 1002. Slightly wavy flan and with a few bangs and scuffs, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 1100
FRANCE, Provincial. Dukedom of Lorraine. Charles III., 1545-1608. Teston (Silver, 29 mm, 9.17 g, 8 h), Nancy, mintmaster Nicholas Gennetaire, undated, but struck circa 1581-1608. •CAROL• D: G. GAL• LOTH• B: GEL• DVX Bareheaded and armored bust of Charles to right, wearing ornate collar. Rev. MONETA• NOVA• NANCEII• CVSA Crowned ducal coat-of-arms; below, small G. De Saulcy pl. XXIII, 6. Minor uncleaned deposits on the obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 1101
FRANCE, Provincial. Dukedom of Lorraine. Charles IV, First reign, 1626-1634. Teston (Silver, 30 mm, 8.67 g, 6 h), Nancy, dated 1629. CAROLVS• D: G• DVX• LOTH• MARCH• D: C• B: G Bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right. Rev. MONETA• NOVA• NANCEII• CVSA Crowned ducal coat-of-arms; 1-6-2-9 within voids above crown. KM 45. Saulcy XXVI, 5. Bright and clear. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 1102
FRANCE, Provincial. Principality of Orange. Frederic Henri de Nassau, 1625 - 1647. Teston (Silver, 29 mm, 8.82 g, 4 h). FRED•HENR•D•G•PRIN•AV•R•CO•NA Draped bust of Frederick Henry to right. Rev. SOLI•DEO•HONOR•ET•GLORIA Crowned coat of arms. KM 68. PdA 4605. Bright and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1103
GERMANY. Brandenburg-Preußen. George-Wilhem, 1619-1640. 1/4 Reichstaler (Silver, 30 mm, 6.16 g, 12 h), Königsberg, dated 1623. GEORG: WILHELM: V:G:G:M: Z:BRAN Crowned half length bust of George-Wilhelm to right, holding scepter and the hilt of his sword. Rev. D:H: R:R: ERT: C:V: CHVRF: I: P: Z: G:C: B: H Crowned coat-of-arms. KM 86.7. Olding 41a. Obverse struck slightly off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1104
HUNGARY. Béla IV, 1235-1270. Denar (Silver, 15 mm, 1.00 g, 12 h). + REX BELA · QVARTVS Agnus Dei (Lamb of God) standing left, head right; long cross in foreground. Rev. VNGA · · RIЄ Béla seated facing on throne, holding globus cruciger and lis-tipped scepter. CNH I 229. Hiszár 294. Unger 223. Some flatness, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1105
ITALY. Naples. Ferdinand I of Aragon, 1458-1494. Ducat (Gold, 22 mm, 3.52 g, 9 h), T = mint master Gian Carlo Tramontano, 1488-1494. FERRANDVS: D: G: R•S Crowned coat of arms. Rev. REGORDATS• MISERI• SVE Crowned and draped bust of Ferdinand I to right; behind neck, T. Bernareggi 171. CNI XIX p. 96, 100. Friedberg 819. MIR 64/7. Well-struck and sharp. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1500 CHF
Starting Price: 750 CHF
Lot 1106
ITALY. Padua. Republic, 1271-1328. Denaro piccolo (Bronze, 12 mm, 0.18 g, 5 h). +✿CIVITAS✿ Star of six rays. Rev. +✿DE PADVA✿ Star of six rays. CNI VI 16 var. Biaggi 1725. Flat areas, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 40 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
Lot 1107
ITALY. Venice. Giovanni Dandolo, 1280-1289. (Copper, 18 mm, 0.99 g, 3 h), Quartarolo, 49th Doge. +• IO• DANDVL• DVX• around linear circle containing •V• N• C• E•. Rev. +• S• MARCVS• Cross pattée with inward-facing lis in quarters. CNI 48. Garberini 52. Montenegro 63. Paolucci 6. Unusually attractive and rare in this condition. A fine coin. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1108
ITALY. Venice. Giovanni Soranzo, 1312-1328. Grosso (Silver, 21 mm, 2.18 g, 6 h), 51st Doge. IC - XC Christ Pantokrator seated facing on throne. Rev. •IO• SVPANTIO •S• M• VЄNЄTI/ DVX Doge and St. Mark standing facing, holding banner. CNI VII, 32. Gamberini 67. Paolucci 2. Papadopoli 2.9. An appealing example; sharp and clear. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1109
ITALY. Venice. Francesco Dandolo, 1328-1339. Grosso (Silver, 20.5 mm, 2.13 g, 6 h), 52nd Doge. IC - XC Christ Pantokrator seated facing on throne; annulet next to left leg. Rev. FRA DANDVLO• •S• M• VЄNЄTI•/ DVX Doge and St. Mark standing facing, holding banner. CNI VII, 16-18 var. Gamberini 73. Montenegro 82. Paolucci 2. An appealing and clear example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1110
ITALY. Venice. Bartolomeo Gradenigo, 1339-1342. Grosso (Silver, 20 mm, 2.19 g, 6 h), 53rd Doge. IC - XC Christ Pantokrator seated facing on throne; annulet next to left leg. Rev. •BA GRADONICO• •S• M• VЄNЄTI• / DVX Doge and St. Mark standing facing, holding banner. CNI VII, 13. Gamberini 80. Paolucci 2. Sharp and well-struck. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
Lot 1111
ITALY. Venice. Andrea Dandolo, 1342-1354. Ducato (Gold, 20 mm, 3.52 g, 9 h), 54th Doge, possibly a very early eastern imitation (K group). ANDR• DANDVO - •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 D•A•TOTV• - REGIS ISTE• DVCAT' Christ standing facing in mandorla with nine stars. CNI VII, 37ff. Friedberg 1221. Gamberini 84. Papadopoli 1. Some marks and scuffs, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 1112
ITALY. Venice. Andrea Dandolo, 1342-1354. Soldino (Silver, 15.5 mm, 0.55 g, 10 h), 54th Doge. New type Soldino, Secondo Aventurado mintmaster, after 16 June 1350-1354. •+• ANDR• DAN-DVLO• DVX• Doge kneeling left, holding banner. Rev. +•S MARCVS • VENETI• Lion of Venice (San Marcus) rampant left, holding banner; to left, S. CNI VII 20. Gamberini 88. Paolucci 5. Well-struck, sharp and clear. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1113
ITALY. Venice. Giovanni Delfino, 1356-1361. Soldino (Silver, 16 mm, 0.53 g, 9 h), 57th Doge. + •IOhS • DELP-hYNO• DVX Doge kneeling left, holding banner. Rev. +•S •MARCVS • VENETI• Lion of Venice (San Marcus) rampant left, holding banner; m to left. CNI VII 11. Gamberini 104. Montenegro 107. Paolucci 2. Papadopoli 2. Well-struck, toned and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1114
ITALY. Venice. Lorenzo Celsi, 1361-1365. Soldino (Silver, 15 mm, 0.49 g, 6 h), 58th Doge. + LAVR • CЄ-LSI• DVX• Doge kneeling left, holding banner. Rev. +•S •MARCVS • VЄNЄTI• Lion of Venice (San Marcus) rampant left, holding banner; L to left. CNI VII 9. Gamberini 109. Montenegro 107. Paolucci 2. Papadopoli 2. Well-struck, toned and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1115
ITALY. Venice. Marco Cornaro, 1365-1367. Soldino (Silver, 16 mm, 0.57 g, 4 h), 59th Doge. + MARC' COR-NAR' DVX Doge kneeling left, holding banner. Rev. +•S• MARCVS• VENETI• Lion of Venice (San Marcus) rampant left, holding banner; reversed S to left. CNI VII 10. Gamberini 109. Paolucci 2. Well-struck and clear with excellent details. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1116
ITALY. Venice. Andrea Contarini, 1367-1382. Soldino (Silver, 15 mm, 0.51 g, 6 h), 60th Doge, Filippo Barbarigo, mintmaster, 1370-1372. •+ANDR' Q-TAR• DVX Doge standing to left, holding banner; to left, F. Rev. +•S• MARCVS x VENETIx Winged lion of St. Marco to left. CNI VII 13. Garberini 120. Paolucci 4. Well-struck, sharp and clear. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Rare Soldino of Michele Morosini, Doge for Only 1 Year
Lot 1117
ITALY. Venice. Michele Morosini, 1382. Soldino (Silver, 15.5 mm, 0.48 g, 7 h), 61st Doge. +MICHL• MA-VROC• DVX Doge standing to left, holding banner; to right F, to left, star. Rev. +•S• MARCVS: VENETI: Lion of S. Marco left. CNI VII, 4. Biaggi 2851. Gamberini 127. Paolucci 3. Extremely rare, well-struck with sharp areas; good silver. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 1118
ITALY. Venice. Francesco Donato, 1545-1553. Ducat (Gold, 21 mm, 3.46 g, 5 h), 80th Doge. FRAN• DON - •S• M• VENET• / DVX Francesco Donato, kneeling to left, grasping long, cross-tipped scepter handed to him by St. Mark, standing right before him. Rev. SIT• T• XPE• DAT•Q•TV - REGIS ISTE DVCAT Christ standing facing in mandorla with eleven stars, five on the left and six on the right side. Friedberg 1250. Gamberini 338. Paolucci 1. Slightly wavy flan, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Dux for only 3 years!
Lot 1119
ITALY. Venice. Francesco Veniero, 1554-1556. Ducat (Gold, 21.5 mm, 3.44 g, 6 h), 81st Doge. FRAN• VENE - S• M• VENET• / DVX Francesco Veniero, kneeling to left, grasping long, cross-tipped scepter handed to him by St. Mark, standing right before him. Rev. SIT• T• XPE• DAT•Q•TV - REGIS• ISTE• DVCAT Christ standing facing in mandorla with twelve stars, six on each side. Friedberg 1253. Montenegro 497. Paolucci 1. Slightly wavy flan, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 1120
ITALY. Venice. Pasqual Cicogna, 1585-1595. Zecchino (Gold, 20.5 mm, 3.50 g, 12 h), 88th Doge. PASQ• CICON• - •S •M• VЄNЄT• / DVX St. Mark standing right, presenting banner to Pasqual Cicogna kneeling to left. Rev. SIT• T• XRE• DAT• Q• TV - REGIS• ISTE DVCAT Christ the Redeemer standing facing within mandorla with fifteen stars. CNI VII 189 ff var (reverse legend). Friedberg 1270. Gamberini 518. Montenegro 808. Paolucci 1. Well-centered and clear. Very slightly wavy flan, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 175 CHF
Lot 1121
ITALY. Venice. Giovanni Cornaro, 1709-1722. Zecchino (Gold, 22 mm, 3.49 g, 4 h), 111th Doge. IOAN✶ CORNEL• - S• M• VENETI• / DVX Doge kneeling to left, grasping long, cross-tipped scepter handed to him by St. Mark, standing right before him. Rev. SIT• T• XPE• DAT•Q•TV - REGIS• ISTE• DVCA Christ standing facing in mandorla with sixteen stars. CNI VIII, 106. Friedberg 1372. Gamberini 1256. Paolucci 13. Some minor marks and scuffs, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 230 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 1122
ITALY. Venice. Ludovico Manin, 1789-1797. Zecchino (Gold, 20.5 mm, 3.49 g, 9 h), 120th, and last, Doge of Venice. LVDO• MANIN• / S •M• VЄNЄT• / DVX St. Mark standing right, presenting banner to Ludovico Manin kneeling to left. Rev. SIT• T• XRE• DAT• O• TV / REGIS• ISTE• DVCA Christ the Redeemer standing facing within mandorla with sixteen stars. CNI VIII 75. Gamberini 1926. Montenegro 3320. Papadopoli 4. Paolucci 14. Rushly struck as usual, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
Lot 1123
POLAND, Monarchs. Zygmunt III Wasa, 1587-1632. 1/4 Reichstaler (Silver, 29 mm, 6.43 g, 6 h), Gdansk (Danzig), dated 1623. SIGIS: III: D: G: REX• POL• M: D: L• R: PR• /1-6 Crowned and armored bust of Zygmunt to right, wearing ornate collar. Rev. +•MONETA• CIVIT: GEDANENSIS: /•2•3• Ornate civic coat-of-arms with leonine supporters. Dutkowski/Suchanek 166. Kopicki 7504. Scarce date. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1124
POLAND, Monarchs. Zygmunt III Wasa, 1587-1632. 1/4 Reichstaler (Silver, 29 mm, 6.99 g, 12 h), Gdansk (Danzig), dated 1624. SIGIS: III• D: G: REX• POL• M: D: L• R: PR• /1-6 Crowned and armored bust of Zygmunt to right, wearing ornate collar. Rev. +•MONETA• CIVIT: GEDANENSIS• /•2•4• Ornate civic coat-of-arms with leonine supporters. Dutkowski/Suchanek 167. Kopicki 7505. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1125
POLAND, Kingdom. Zygmunt III Wasa, 1587-1632. 1/4 Reichstaler (Silver, 29 mm, 6.15 g, 12 h), Gdansk (Danzig), dated 1624. SIGIS: III• D: G: REX• POL• M: D: L• R: PR• /1-6 Crowned and armored bust of Zygmunt to right, wearing ornate collar. Rev. +•MONETA• CIVIT: GEDANENSIS• /•2•4• Ornate civic coat-of-arms with leonine supporters. Dutkowski/Suchanek 167. Kopicki 7505. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 1126
SPAIN, Aragon. Ferdinand II the Catholic, 1479-1516. Ducat (Gold, 22 mm, 3.45 g, 6 h), Barcelona. FERDINANDVS•D: G: REX Crowned and draped bust of Ferdinand II to right; behind head, shield bearing the arms of Leon. Rev. CASTELLE: ET: ARA: COMES: B Crowned coat of arms, flanked by B-B. Calicó 41. Friedberg 32. Slightly doubled, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Starting Price: 750 CHF
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