obolos 16
11. October 2020
Webauction
Lot 609
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 148-90/80 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 33 mm, 16.85 g, 12 h). Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ / ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ / ΘΑΣΙΩΝ Herakles standing left, nude but for lion's skin over his shoulder and left arm; resting right hand on club; to left, monogram. HGC 6, 359. Le Rider, Thasiennes 52. Toned; good metal. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 610
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 148-90/80 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32.5 mm, 16.92 g, 11 h). Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ / ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ / ΘΑΣΙΩΝ Herakles standing left, nude but for lion's skin over his shoulder and left arm; resting right hand on club; to left, monogram. HGC 6, 359. Le Rider, Thasiennes 52. Toned, and struck on good metal. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 611
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 27.5 mm, 17.08 g, 4 h), Sestos, 299/8-297/6. Diademed head of the deified Alexander to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΛYΣIMAXOY Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, ivy leaf. HGC 3, 1750 corr (mint not listed). Thompson 27. A rare mint. Toned and struck in high relief with a fine portrait of Alexander the Great. Scratch on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Unusual arrangement of legend
Lot 612
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 4.16 g, 1 h), with the types of Alexander III of Macedon, Lampsakos, circa 299/8-297/6 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΛYΣIMAXOY Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, forepart of Pegasos left above forepart of lion left; below throne, torch. Müller 24. Price L11. Thompson 35. Toned; unusual arrangement of "ΛYΣIMAXOY". Very fine.
Hammer Price: 155 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 613
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17.5 mm, 4.33 g, 12 h), with the types of Alexander III of Macedon, Kolophon, 299/8-297/6 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, forepart of lion left above crescent; below throne, pentagram. Müller 28. Price L28. Thompson 127. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 614
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17.5 mm, 4.13 g, 12 h), with the types of Alexander III of Macedon, Magnesia, circa 299/8-297/6 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΛYΣIMAXOY Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, forepart of lion left; below throne, A. Müller 7. Price L29. Thompson 97. Exhibiting a particularly fine portrait of Herakles. Well-centered and struck; lightly toned. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Scarce drachm from Ephesos
Lot 615
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 4.18 g, 11 h), Ephesos, circa 294-287. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩ[Σ] ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, bee to left; on throne, monogram. Müller - (cf. 426 for a tetradrachm). Thompson - (cf. 165 for a tetradrachm). Triton V, 1336 (same dies). Lightly toned. Rare variety missing the ethnic around the bee. Obverse slightly off-centre, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 616
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 20 mm, 4.22 g, 12 h), Ephesos, circa 294-287. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ [Λ]ΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, bee to left between Ε-Φ. Müller 421. Thompson 168. Lightly toned. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 617
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17.5 mm, 4.19 g, 12 h), Ephesos, circa 294-287. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, bee to left between Ε-Φ. Müller 421. Thompson 168. Toned. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 618
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 20 mm, 4.09 g, 11 h), Ephesos, circa 294-287. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩ[Σ] ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧ[ΟΥ] Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, tripod; on side of throne, Φ; in exergue, Γ. Müller -. Cf. Thompson 170 (without Φ). Toned. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 619
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.22 g, 11 h), Ephesus, circa 294-287. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩ[Σ] ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟ[Υ] Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, spear head; on side of throne, A. Müller 60. Thompson 173. Well-centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 620
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 4.20 g, 12 h), Ephesos, circa 294-287. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩ[Σ] ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧ[ΟΥ] Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, kithara; on side of throne, A. Thompson 174. Nicely centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 621
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18.5 mm, 4.10 g, 12 h), Ephesos, circa 294-287. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in inner left field, kithara; on throne, Α. Thompson 174. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 622
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 17.01 g, 5 h), Amphipolis, 288/7-282/1 BC. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, holding Nike, crowning the king's name, in her right hand, and leaning her left elbow on her shield; behind her, transverse spear; to left, kerykeion with handle to right; to outer right, monogram. Thompson 193. An attractive coin with light toning around the devices. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 900 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 623
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28.5 mm, 17.07 g, 11 h), struck posthumously, Kalchedon, c. 260-230. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, holding Nike, crowning the king's name, in her right hand, and leaning her left elbow on her shield; behind her, transverse spear; in the inner and outer left fields, monograms; at side of throne, club; in exergue, grain stalk. Marinescu -. Perfectly centered with a clear and strong strike, and lightly toned. Possibly unpublished. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1800 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 624
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 16.74 g, 11 h), struck posthumously, Kalchedon, c. 260-230. Diademed head of the deified Alexander the Great to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, leaning her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike, crowning the king’s name, in her right; behind, transverse spear with point below left; in the inner left field, ΑΦ or ΦΑ monogram; in exergue, grain stalk to left. HGC 7, 524. Marinescu Issue 18, 45 (O18/R44). C. Marinescu & C. Lorber, "The 'Black Sea' Tetradrachm Hoard," Studia Prokopov 382 (same dies). Mektepini 147. Perfectly centered, clear and strong strike, and lightly toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Rare diobol of Ichnai
Lot 625
THRACO-MACEDONIAN TRIBES, Ichnai. Circa 485-470 BC. Diobol (Silver, 10.5 mm, 0.96 g, 6 h). Bull kneeling right, head turned to right; above and below, pellet. Rev. Wheel of four spokes within incuse square. Cf. AMNG III p. 65, 8-9. Cf. SNG ANS 942. Cf. Svoronos 10, pl. IV, 11. Very rare. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 210 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Unpublished new type from the mysterious Moriaseis
Lot 626
THRACO-MACEDONIAN TRIBES. Moriaseis. Circa 2nd century BC. (Bronze, 13 mm, 3.95 g, 4 h). Head of Athena to wearing crested helmet. Rev. MOPIA/[Σ]EΩN Palm branch. Unpublished and unicum!. Stripped patina, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 627
THRACO-MACEDONIAN TRIBES, Mygdones or Krestones. Circa 485-480 BC. 1/8 Stater (Silver, 11.5 mm, 1.08 g). Goat kneeling right on pelleted ground line, his head turned back to left; above and to right, dotted rosette; to right, pellet. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Lorber, Goats, Issue 6. SNG ANS 59ff var (just dot above goat). Well-centered and scarce. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 250 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 628
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Berge (previously identified as either Lete or Siris). Circa 525-480 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 9.85 g), probably minted circa 525-500. Satyr standing to right, grasping with his right hand the right arm of a nymph fleeing to right. Rev. Rough incuse square. HGC 3, 531 (“Lete”). HPM pl. VIII, 4. Smith Group 3 (Lete). SNG ANS 950. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 629
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Berge (previously identified as either Lete or Siris). Circa 525-480 BC. Stater (Silver, 17 mm, 9.89 g), probably minted circa 525-500. Satyr standing right, grasping with his right hand, the right arm of a nymph fleeing to right; to left and right, above and below between them, but off the flan on this coin, four large pellets. Rev. Rough incuse square. HGC 3, 531 (“Lete”). HPM pl. VIII, 4. Smith Group 3 (Lete). SNG ANS 950. Well-centered and clearly a very early example in the series. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Rare Denomination!!
Lot 630
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Berge (previously identified as either Lete or Siris). Circa 525-480 BC. Half-stater or drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 4.83 g), probably minted circa 525-500. Satyr standing to right, grasping with his right hand the right arm of a nymph fleeing to right. Rev. Rough incuse square. HPM pl. VII, 11. Smith Group 5 (Lete). SNG ANS 966-8. Extremely rare denomination. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Unpublished Thraco-Macedonian Electum
Lot 631
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Uncertain. Circa 6th century BC. One twenty-fourth stater (Electrum, 6.5 mm, 0.62 g). Head (or forepart) of a roaring lion to right, with open jaws. Rev. Irregular incuse square. Apparently unpublished to the standard references. A very interesting and early type with significant stylistic inconsistencies with the parallel Ionian emissions. Some marks and scuffs, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 632
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Uncertain. 5th century BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7 mm, 0.32 g), Possibly early issue of a city in Chalkidiki, (Aphytis?). Tripod. Rev. Rough incuse square. CH I, Hoard 18, 12. SNG ANS -. Tzamalis -. Very rare type. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 633
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Uncertain. Circa 500-480 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7.5 mm, 0.52 g). Head of a goat to right. Rev. Incuse square. Cf. AMNG p. 138, 24, Imhoof-Blumer, Monnaies Grecques, p. 110, 180 and SNG Oxford 2232 (all as obols). Very rare. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Scarce Thraco-Macedonian hemiobol
Lot 634
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Uncertain. 5th century BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.39 g, 2 h). Head of lion to right. Rev. Stellate pattern. HPM -. SNG ANS -. Tzamalis 53. Well-centered and scarce. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 635
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Uncertain. 5th century BC. Tetartemorion (Silver, 6.5 mm, 0.23 g). Head of roaring lion to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Tzamalis 52. Well- centered and lightly toned; very rare and unusually nice metal and style for type and denomination. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 636
MACEDON. Akanthos. Circa 480-470 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 14 mm, 2.50 g, 8 h). Forepart of a lioness to right, her head twisted and seen from above, as if gnawing on her prey; above, acanthus. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. AMNG III/2, 11-13. Dewing 1000. SNG ANS 18-21. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 637
MACEDON. Akanthos. Circa 470-390 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.45 g, 8 h), struck circa 470-450. Head of bull to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. SNG ANS 51 var (later style). Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 638
MACEDON. Akanthos. Circa 470-390 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.37 g, 8 h), struck after 430. Head of bull to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. SNG ANS 51. SNG Lockett 129. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 639
MACEDON. Argilos. Circa 495-478/7 BC. 1/48 Stater (Silver, 8.5 mm, 0.28 g). Forepart of Pegasos to right, with curved wings. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 3.1, 481. Liampi 92 (O76/R74). SNG ANS 762. Well-centered and clear. Light porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 640
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 460-400 BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 7.5 mm, 0.83 g). Goose standing to right, head turned back to left; above, lizard to left. Rev. Incuse square. HGC 3.1, 521. SNG ANS 278-284. Nicely centered and toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 641
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 460-400 BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 14 mm, 0.80 g). Goose standing to right, head turned back to left; above, lizard crawling to left, seen from above; below goose, H (formed as a retrogade N). Rev. Incuse square. SNG ANS 287-90. Nicely toned and well-centered on an unusually broad and irregular flan. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 642
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 424-350 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 14 mm, 1.78 g, 8 h). Facing gorgoneion with protruding tongue. Rev. Ν-Ε / Ο-Π Head of the nymph of Neapolis to right, her hair coiled around her head and with a bun at the back, wearing a plain necklace with a pendant. SNG ANS 430-454. Well-centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 643
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 424-350 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 14 mm, 1.86 g, 12 h). Facing gorgoneion with protruding tongue. Rev. Ν-Ε / Ο-Π Head of the nymph of Neapolis to right, her hair coiled around her head and with a bun at the back. SNG ANS 430-454. Of fine style and great engraving skill. Minor die shift on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Extremely rare late Neapolis Drachm
Lot 644
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 424-350 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16.5 mm, 3.65 g, 3 h). Facing gorgoneion with protruding tongue. Rev. ΝEO-Π Head of the nymph of Neapolis to right, diademed and with her hair combed up in the back; below chin, dove standing to right. AMNG III, 16, pl. XVI, 30. SNG ANS 428. Same obverse die as Leu 86, 2003, 335. A later issue of more refined style. Possibly unique with this legend arrangement. Some porosity and scrapes, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Rare Macedonian Mint of Oisyme
Lot 645
MACEDON. Oisyme. Circa 400-350 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 14.5 mm, 2.78 g, 10 h). Helmeted head of Athena to right. Rev. Herakles, wearing lion's skin, kneeling to right, drawing bow. Head, HN, p. 892. HGC 3.1, -. Picard, Monnayage, fig. 1-2. A very rare issue of which only a handful of examples are known. Fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 646
MACEDON. Olophyxos. Circa 450 BC. Obol (Silver, 6.5 mm, 0.40 g). Eagle standing to right. Rev. Lyre within deep incuse square. SNG Copenhagen 145 (as Delphi). Tzamalis 68 (as uncertain Thraco-Macedonian). Quite rare and desirable. Well-centered and toned. Light porosity, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Unpublihed type Phagres
Lot 647
MACEDON. Phagres. Circa 450 BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.94 g, 5 h). Lion seated to left, his head turned back to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square of mill sail form. Unpublished but cf. H. Bloesch, Die Löwen von Skione, SNR 38 (1957), p. 10 and pl. 1, 12 (lion to right). Some roughness mainly on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 648
MACEDON. Phagres. Circa 400-350 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11.5 mm, 1.17 g, 5 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΦA/ΓP Forepart of a lion to right. HGC 3.1 -. Liampi, Phagres 5 (O5/R-). An extremely rare coin from an extremely rare northern Greek mint. Some uncleaned deposits and cleaning marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 649
MACEDON. Philippoi. Circa 356-345 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11 mm, 1.14 g, 6 h). Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠ-ΠΩΝ Tripod. SNG ANS 670. SNG Copenhagen 302-3. Clear and well centered, with an attractive brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 650
MACEDON. Sermyle. Late 6th-early 5th century BC. 1/4 Stater (Silver, 16 mm, 3.47 g), circa 525-500 BC. Warrior riding to right, preparing to cast a spear held aloft in his right hand. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Cf. AMNG III/2, pl. XXI, 3. HGC 3.1, 663. Psoma 4. Rare. Slightly porous surfaces, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Unpublished denomination of Stagira
Lot 651
MACEDON. Stagira. Circa 530-525 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 11.5 mm, 2.62 g, 3 h), "Roses of Pangaeum" series. Three roses around central pellet. Above, forepart of a boar to left. Rev. Irregular incuse square. Gaebler, Münzen - (but cf. 1-2 for a Stater) . SNG ANS - (cf. 732 for a Stater). Very rare and possibly unpublished. Porous surfaces, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Unpublished diobol of Terone
Lot 652
MACEDON. Terone. Circa 490-480 BC. 1/12 Stater (Silver, 8 mm, 1.30 g, 6 h). Oinochoe, with grape bunch hanging from the handle. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Apparently unpublished with the grape bunch. Cf. Hardwick Group II, 7 (without grape). HGC 3, 710 (without grape). Slightly porous surfaces, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 653
MACEDON. Tragilos. Circa 450-400 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.31 g, 5 h). Grain ear. Rev. Τ-P-Α-Ι Within the squares of a quadripartite incuse square. AMNG III/2, 1. HGC 3.1, 745. SNG ANS 903. Toned and well-centered. Some deposits on the obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 654
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perdikkas II, 451-413 BC. Heavy Tetrobol (Silver, 17 mm, 2.24 g, 9 h), 443/2-438/7. Rider in Macedonian dress on horse stepping to right, holding two spears in his left hand and the reins in his right. Rev. Forepart of lion to right; all within incuse square. Raymond 180 (HP14/A16). SNG ANS 47-51. Unusually well preserved and struck in good silver from finely engraved dies. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 655
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 14.29 g, 3 h), Amphipolis, 355-349/8 BC. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠ-ΠΟΥ Philip II, wearing kausia and chlamys, raising his right hand in salute and riding horse walking to left; below horse's raised foreleg, M. Le Rider 65 (D31/R56). SNG ANS 467. Toned, well-centered and of elegant style. Some minor surface roughness, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 750 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 656
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. Chalcous (Bronze, 12 mm, 2.08 g, 1 h), uncertain mint in Macedon. Head of Herakles to left, wearing lion's skin headdress . Rev. ΦIΛI-ΠΠOY Thunderbolt. SNG Alpha Bank 412-25. SNG ANS 994-5. Dark green patina. A few light deposits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 657
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 17.06 g, 12 h), struck under the regent Antipater, Amphipolis, circa 332-326 . Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated to left, holding eagle in right hand, sceptre in left; in left field, grain stalk. Price 39. Troxell Issue C3. Well-centered and lightly toned. Graffito on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 658
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Diobol (Silver, 11 mm, 1.40 g, 12 h), Amphipolis, circa 325-323/2 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Two eagles, both with closed wings, standing facing each other on a thunderbolt. Price 155. Troxell, Studies, Issue E. A very rare, clear and well-struck example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Unusual arrangement of legend
Lot 659
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. (Bronze, 12 mm, 1.51 g, 1 h), uncertain mint in Macedon. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕ/ΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Club above bow and bow-case. Price 267. Dark brown patina; very unusual arrangement of the legend. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 660
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. (Bronze, 18 mm, 4.38 g, 9 h), uncertain mint in Macedon. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. AΛEΞANΔPOY between bow in bowcase and club; below, one-handled cup to left. Price 325. Dark green patina; good strike. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 661
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 5.83 g, 9 h), uncertain mint in Macedon. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. AΛEΞANΔPOY between bow in bowcase and club; below, one-handled cup to left. Cf. Price 325 (direction of bow in bowcase). Excellent dark green patina with a hint of earthen highlighting on the reverse. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 662
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.24 g, 11 h), struck under Antigonos I Monopthalmos, Lampsakos, circa 310-301. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, KI; below throne, ME monogram. ADM II Series X. Price 1406. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 663
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 4.27 g, 4 h), struck under Antigonos I Monophthalmos, Lampsakos, circa 320-301 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in field to left, mouse to right above monogram. ADM II Series XV. Price 1425. Lightly toned and well-centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 664
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 36 mm, 16.04 g, 12 h), struck posthumously, Myrina, ca. 188-170. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on throne with a back, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, below eagle, amphora; in exergue, palm branch. Price 1662. Lightly toned and struck on a broad flan. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 665
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 33 mm, 16.66 g, 1 h), Temnos, circa 188-170. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on throne with a back, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, above Zeus’s knee, two monograms; to left, vine-tendril with grapes around an oenochoe. Price 1688. Nicely centered and attractive. Some minor marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 666
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 36 mm, 16.42 g, 10 h), Temnos, circa 188-170. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on throne with a back, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, above Zeus’s knee, E and monogram; to left, vine-tendril with grapes around an oenochoe. Price 1678. Nicely centered and attractive. Some minor marks, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 667
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 34 mm, 16.26 g, 12 h), Temnos; struck under the magistrates Echenikos and Geitas, circa 188-170. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on throne with a back, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, above Zeus’s knee, EXENI/KOΣ; to left, vine-tendril with grapes around an oenochoe; below throne, ΓΕΙ/ΤΑΣ. Price 1690. Nicely centered and well-struck. Some minor marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 668
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17 mm, 4.38 g, 12 h), Kolophon, circa 310-301. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. [AΛE]ΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in outstretched right hand, scepter in left; in left field, N; below throne, B. Price 1800. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 669
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.30 g, 12 h), struck under Lysimachos, Kolophon, circa 301-297 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in field to left, lion forepart left above race torch; below throne, pentagram. Hersh, Additions -. Price 1840. Very rare type. Sharply struck with excellent details. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 670
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 20 mm, 4.33 g, 12 h), Magnesia, circa 282-225 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, monogram; in exergue, maeander pattern. Price 2009. Sharply struck with excellent details and well-centered. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 671
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 4.30 g, 12 h), Magnesia, circa 282-225 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in right hand, scepter in left; to left, monogram; in exergue, maeander pattern. Price 2011. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 672
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18.5 mm, 4.36 g, 9 h), Magnesia, circa 225-200 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in right hand, scepter in left; to left, two monograms; in exergue, maeander pattern. Cf. Price 2044-5 (unrecorded secondary control). Light die shift on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 673
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 20 mm, 4.25 g, 12 h), Mylasa or Kaunos, mid 3rd century BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, labrys. Price 2075. Thompson, Alexandrine Group 3, 17. Well-centered and lightly toned. Possibly overstruck. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 674
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17 mm, 4.24 g, 7 h), Miletos, lifetime issue, circa 325-323 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. AΛΙΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ (sic) Zeus seated left, holding eagle in outstretched right hand, scepter in left; in left field, monogram. ADM I Series I. Price 2090. Toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 675
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.31 g, 11 h), struck under Demetrios I Poliorketes, Miletos, circa 295/4 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡ[ΟΥ] Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, monogram; below throne, labrys. ADM I Series XIII. Newell 49; Price 2148 corr (monogram). Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 676
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19.5 mm, 4.26 g, 12 h), Miletos, c. 295/0-275/0 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡ[ΟΥ] Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, MI monogram. Marcellesi 29. Price 2151. A well-struck and clear example, lightly toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 677
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 20.5 mm, 4.21 g, 1 h), Chios, circa 290-275 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡ[ΟΥ] Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, monogram above grape bunch. Price 2318. Sharply struck with excellent details. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 678
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.20 g, 11 h), Chios, circa 290-275. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, monogram above grape bunch. Price 2319. Toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 679
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 21.5 mm, 4.24 g, 12 h), Chios, circa 290-275 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡ[ΟΥ] Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, monogram above grape bunch. Price 2325. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Unrecorded Drachm from Priene
Lot 680
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 20 mm, 4.22 g, 12 h), Priene, circa 280-275 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; in left field, trident head above ΠΡΙ; below throne, B. Cf. Hersh, Additions 56 (tetradrachm). Price -. An unrecorded denomination for these controls. Light toning. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 681
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 34 mm, 16.18 g, 12 h), Alabanda, local year 3 = 167/6. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings; to left, Pegasus flying left; below throne, Γ. Price 2462. Struck on a very large flan. Slightly porous surfaces, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 222 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 682
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 33 mm, 16.34 g, 12 h), Alabanda, local year 3 = 167/6. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings; to left, Pegasus flying left; below throne, Γ. Price 2462. Struck on a very large flan. Uneven toning and some rough areas, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 683
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 33.5 mm, 16.69 g, 12 h), Alabanda, circa 188-173. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings; to left, Pegasus flying left; below throne, monogram. Price 2455. Struck on a very large flan. Slightly porous surfaces, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 684
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 5.58 g, 5 h), Sardes, lifetime issue, circa 334-323. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. AΛEΞANΔPO[Y] between bow in bowcase and club; below, EYΞ monogram. Price 2551. A clear and well-centered example with a glossy dark patina and a bold portrait; rarely seen so nice. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 685
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17 mm, 4.10 g, 10 h), struck under Antigonos I Monophthalmos, Sardes, circa 318-315 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, monogram; below throne, Δ above monogram. ADM I Series XX. Price 2686 corr (monogram in left field). Very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 686
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.45 g, 11 h), uncertain mint in western Asia Minor, or perhaps a 'barbarous' imitation. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡ[ΟΥ] Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, monogram above ΠΑ. Cf. Price 2757. Very sharp, well-centered and of unusual style. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 687
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32 mm, 16.43 g, 11 h), Perge, year 15 = 207/6. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on throne, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, below Zeus’s hand, IE (date). Colin Series 0, Em. 15 (dies 1/1a). Price 2927. Nicely centered and attractive. Some minor marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 688
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 16.89 g, 7 h), struck under Philip III Arrhidaios, uncertain mint in Cilicia, circa 323-317. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩ[Σ] ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟ[Υ] Zeus seated left on high-backed throne, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left, wreath; below throne, ΔΙ. Price 2949 (as Side). Toned. Obverse struck slightly off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 689
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.20 g, 11 h), Salamis, struck circa 332/1-323 BC. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left, holding eagle in right hand, scepter in left; to left, bow. Newell 8. Price 3140. Zapiti & Michaelidou 8. Obverse slightly double-struck, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 690
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 16.82 g, 10 h), Struck under Stamenes or Archon, Babylon, 324-323. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ AΛEΞANΔPOY Zeus seated left on throne, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left star over M; below throne, monogram. Price 3630. Toned; obverse struck in high relief. Old scrape on the reverse, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Unusual 'Barbarous' Imitation
Lot 691
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 34.07 g, 2 h), 'Barbarous' imitation. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΝ[Δ...] (sic) Zeus seated left, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, monogram; below throne, B. Cf. Price B15. Sharply struck with excellent details. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 692
KINGS OF MACEDON. Demetrios I Poliorketes, 306-283 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.18 g, 7 h), Tarsos, circa 298-295 BC. Nike, blowing a trumpet and holding a stylis, alighting to left on a left-facing galley prow. Rev. [BA]ΣI-ΛEΩ-Σ ΔHMHTΡIOΥ Poseidon, nude but for wreath of reeds and a chlamys wrapped around his left arm, striding left, hurling trident from his upraised right hand; to left, A; in right field, monogram within circle. Newell 44. SNG Alpha Bank -. SNG Copenhagen 1189. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Rare Chalkis drachm of Demetrios Poliorketes
Lot 693
KINGS OF MACEDON. Demetrios I Poliorketes, 306-283 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18.5 mm, 4.10 g, 1 h), Chalkis, circa 290-287. Diademed head of Demetrios to right, wearing bull’s horn above his forehead. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΥ Poseidon, nude, standing to left, his right foot on a rock, holding a trident with his left hand and resting his right on his right thigh; in outer left field, monogram. Newell 154b = SNG Munich 1051 (same obverse die). Same obverse die as Nomos 20, 2020, 127. Toned. Very rare type, and possibly only the third available over at least 30 years (all from the same obverse die). Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Unpublished (? ) Chalkis tetradrachm
Lot 694
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 17.06 g, 1 h), Chalkis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, X; in field to right, AP monogram. Panagopoulou Period III. SNG Alpha Bank -. SNG Ashmolean -. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG Saroglos -. Same obverse die as Gemini 14, 2018, 124, but . Carefully centered and clear. Apparently unpublished. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 810 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 695
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 33 mm, 17.08 g, 11 h), Amphipolis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, Macedonian helmet with transverse crest; in field to right, HP monogram. Panagopoulou Period I. Pozzi 2037. SNG Copenhagen 1199. Well-centered and struck from fresh dies; toned. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1500 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 696
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31 mm, 17.12 g, 10 h), Amphipolis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, Macedonian helmet with transverse crest; in field to right, HP monogram. Panagopoulou Period I. Pozzi 2037. SNG Copenhagen 1199. Carefully centered and clear. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 697
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 17.08 g, 10 h), Amphipolis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, Macedonian helmet with transverse crest; in field to right, KT monogram. Panagopoulou Period III. SNG Ashmolean 3261. SNG Copenhagen 1201. Toned and well-centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 698
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31 mm, 17.09 g, 10 h), Amphipolis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, Macedonian helmet with transverse crest; in field to right, TI. Panagopoulou Period III. SNG Ashmolean 3260. SNG Copenhagen 1202. Light toning. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 699
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31 mm, 17.09 g, 5 h), Amphipolis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, Macedonian helmet with transverse crest; in field to right, EPM monogram. Meydancikkale 2588. Panagopoulou Period III. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 700
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31 mm, 17.08 g, 7 h), Amphipolis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, Macedonian helmet with transverse crest; in field to right, EPM monogram. Meydancikkale 2588. Panagopoulou Period III. Well-centered and lightly toned. Uneven tone on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 701
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31 mm, 17.03 g, 7 h), Amphipolis, circa 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin tied around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with seven stars within double crescents. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIΓONOΥ Athena Alkidemos striding to left, hurling thunderbolt with her upraised right hand and holding shield with her left; in field to left, Macedonian helmet with transverse crest; in field to right, HΛ monogram. Panagopoulou Period I. Pozzi 2037. SNG Copenhagen 1199. A very appealing example; nice style. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 702
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip V, 221-179 BC. (Bronze, 23 mm, 12.16 g, 1 h), Uncertain mint in Macedon, circa 183/2-179 BC. Radiate head of Helios to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Winged thunderbolt; ΔI monogram above, two monograms below; all within oak-wreath. Mamroth, Bronzemünzen 24c. SNG Alpha Bank 1113-4. Fine earthen-green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 703
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip V, 221-179 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 7.29 g, 7 h), uncertain mint in Macedon, 183/182-179. Bearded head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. BAΣIΛΕΩΣ ΦIΛIΠΠOY Harpa; above, ΔΙ monogram; below, two monograms; all within oak wreath tied at left. HGC 3 I, 1072. Cf. Mamroth, Bronzemünzen 25 (controls). Cf. SNG Alpha Bank 1116-9 (same). Dark glossy green patina. Attractive for type. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 704
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perseus, 179-168 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 14.91 g, 11 h), of reduced Attic weight, Pella or Amphipolis. Struck under the mintmaster Au.., circa 173-171 BC. Diademed head of Perseus to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙ-ΛΕΩΣ ΠΕΡ-ΣΕΩΣ Eagle with spread wings standing right on thunderbolt; above, Ξ; to right, ΑΥ monogram; between legs, ΛΩ monogram; all within oak wreath; below, plow to right. HGC 3.1, 1094. Mamroth, Perseus 23. Cf. SNG Alpha Bank 1133 (top monogram). Toned and struck on a broad flan. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 900 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 705
KINGS OF MACEDON. Time of Philip V and Perseus, 187-168 BC. Serrate Bronze (Bronze, 25 mm, 13.36 g, 6 h), uncertain Macedonian mint. Diademed head of Poseidon to right, with trident over his shoulder. Rev. MAKE/ΔONΩN Club; below, two monograms; all within oak-wreath. SNG Copenhagen 1294. Touratsoglou, Macedon, pl. 7, 12. Dark glossy patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 706
THESSALY. Ainianes. Circa 360s-350s BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 16 mm, 2.59 g, 12 h). Laureate and bearded head of Zeus to left. Rev. AINIAN-ΩN The hero Phemios, nude but for a belt holding a short sword in a scabbard and a chlamys draped over his shoulders and his left arm, standing left, facing front with his head turned to right, hurling a javelin with his right hand and holding his petasos, as if it were a small shield, with his left; on the ground line between his feet, sideways Φ. BCD Thessaly I 1013. BCD Thessaly II 26. Traité IV, 452, pl. CCLXXXVII, 15. Rare and struck from fine style dies. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 707
THESSALY. Atrax. Circa 360s-340s BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 17.5 mm, 3.94 g, 12 h). EYBATA Youthful male head to right. Rev. ΑΤΡΑ - Γ Ι - [ΩΝ] Horse standing to right. BCD Thessaly II 58.7 (same obverse die). Cf. Rogers 165. A lovely coin of very fine style. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
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