obolos 19
8 May 2021
Webauction
Lot 100
SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 17.11 g, 7 h), c. 460-450. Charioteer driving quadriga walking to right, holding goad in his right hand and the reins in both; above, Nike flying left to crown the driver; in exergue, ketos to right. Rev. ΣΥRΑΚΟΣ Ι-Ο-Ν Diademed head of Arethusa to right, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; around, four dolphins swimming to right. BMC 72 (same dies). Boehringer 481 (V256/R345). HGC 2, 1311. SNG ANS 149 (same dies). SNG Lloyd 1314 (same obverse die). SNG Munich 1012 (same dies). An attractive example. Minor scratch on obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 101
SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 17.14 g, 1 h), c. 450. Charioteer driving quadriga walking to right, holding goad in his right hand and reins in both; above, Nike flying right to crown the driver; in exergue, ketos to right. Rev. ΣΥRΑΚΟΣΙΟΝ Diademed head of Arethusa to right, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; around, four dolphins swimming to right. Boehringer 521 (V272/R370). SNG ANS 168 (same reverse die). Light porosity and several hairline scratches, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 102
SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, Circa 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 17.08 g, 6 h), c. 440. Male charioteer, wearing a long chiton and holding the reins in both hands, driving a quadriga galloping to left; above, Nike flying right to crown the driver; in exergue, [ketos swimming to left]. Rev. ΣVΡΑΚΟΣΙΟΝ Head of Arethusa to right, her hair pulled up and tied in a knot at the top of her head, wearing double-spiral earring and a simple necklace; around, four dolphins swimming clockwise. Boehringer 598 (V295/R405). SNG ANS 196 (same dies). A few marks and light porosity, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Starting Price: 650 CHF
Lot 103
SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 17.01 g, 3 h), c. 430-420. Male charioteer, wearing a long chiton and holding a goad in his right hand and the reins in both, driving a walking quadriga to right; above, Nike flying right to crown the horses; in exergue, olive branch. Rev. ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΟΝ Head of Arethusa to right, wearing a double spiral earring and a simple necklace, and with her hair bound in a sakkos ornamented with a patterned band over her forehead; around Arethusa’s head, two dolphins swimming downwards and two swimming upwards. Boehringer 654 (V331/R449). Weber 1593 (same dies). Scattered porosity, scratches, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 900 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 104
SICILY. Syracuse. Second Democracy, 466-405 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 17.01 g, 1 h), c. 430-420 BC. Charioteer driving a quadriga walking to right; above Nike flying right to crown the horses. Rev. ΣVPΑΚΟΣΙΟΝ Head of Arethusa to right, wearing earring and necklace, and with her hair in a sakkos; around, two opposed pairs of dolphins. Boehringer 676 (V338/R463). SNG ANS 224 (same dies). Very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 105
SICILY. Syracuse. Dionysios I, 405-367 BC. Litra (Bronze, 20 mm, 7.81 g, 12 h), circa 390. ΣYPA Head of Athena left, wearing laureate Corinthian helmet; two dolphins swimming downward, one before and one behind. Rev. Bridled hippocamp swimming left. CNS 44. HGC 2, 1456. SNG ANS 426-433. Green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 106
SICILY. Syracuse. Pyrrhos, 278-276 BC. (Bronze, 23 mm, 9.78 g, 3 h). ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ Head of youthful Herakles to left, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. Athena Promachos advancing tο right, wielding thunderbolt held aloft in her right hand, shield on her left arm; in right field, owl standing right. BAR issue 52. CNS II 177. HGC 2, 1450. Dark green patina. Roughness, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 107
SICILY. Tauromenion. Campanian mercenaries, 354/3-344 BC. Litra (Silver, 11 mm, 0.49 g, 6 h). Horse galloping right, bridle hanging loose. Rev. Monogram of ΤΑ combined with ΚΑΜ within olive wreath with ties to left. Campana (Kampanoi) 1. Rare. Well struck and centered, and attractively toned. Some very minor surface roughness, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 377 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 108
ISLANDS OFF SICILY, Melita. 218-175 BC. (Bronze, 15 mm, 3.19 g, 12 h). Veiled female head to right, wearing stephane. Rev. 'NN (in Punic) Head of ram to right. CNS 4. SNG Copenhagen (Vol. 8) 46. Green and brown patina. Light corrosion and cleaning marks on obverse, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 109
CARTHAGE. Circa 400-350 BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.65 g, 3 h). Wreathed head of Tanit to left. Rev. Horse standing right; palm tree in background. MAA 18. SNG Copenhagen 109. Dark green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 110
CARTHAGE. Circa 400-350 BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 3.18 g, 4 h). Wreathed head of Tanit to left. Rev. Horse standing to right in front of a palm tree. MAA 18. SNG Copenhagen 109. Green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 111
CARTHAGE. Circa 300-264 BC. Unit (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.83 g, 12 h). Wreathed head of Tanit to left. Rev. Horse’s head to right; above, letter ayin. MAA 57x. SNG Copenhagen 151. Dark green patina. Light cleaning scratches, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 112
MOESIA. Istros. Circa 400-350 BC. Diobol (Silver, 12 mm, 1.43 g, 2 h). Two facing male heads side by side, one upright and the other inverted - a tête-bêche pair. Rev. ΙΣΤΡΙΗ Sea eagle standing left on dolphin; between eagle and dolphin, Z. AMNG I 429. Cf. SNG BM Black Sea 234 (with K in place of Z). Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 113
THRACE. Abdera. Circa 411/0-386/5 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 15 mm, 2.89 g, 2 h). Griffin springing to left off the top of an Ionic capital. Rev. ΗΡΟΦΑΝΗΣ Head of Hermes to left, wearing petasos tied with chinstrap below chin; before, caduceus; all within linear square border within shallow incuse square. Jameson 1042 (same dies). May, Abdera 276 (A207/P234). SNG Lockett 1136 (same dies). Struck from a particularly artistically engraved reverse die. Light cleaning scratches and edge crack, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 114
THRACE. Abdera. Circa 336-311 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 17.5 mm, 2.61 g, 5 h), Hipponax, 321/0. ΑΒΔΗ / ΡΙΤΕΩΝ Griffin springing to left. Rev. [Ε]ΠΙ ΙΠΠΩ - ΝΑ - ΚΤΟΣ Laureate head of Apollo to right; above, scallop shell. HGC 3.2, 1227i. May 544. Sharp. Flat areas on both sides from incomplete striking, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 115
THRACE. Ainos. Circa 458/7-455/4 BC. Diobol (Silver, 11 mm, 1.23 g, 7 h). Head of Hermes to right, wearing petasos. Rev. Α - Ι Kerykeion surmounted by crescent; the whole set diagonally across shallow incuse square. HGC 3.2, 1273. May, Ainos 58-66. Flan fault at 3h and obverse off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 116
THRACE. Ainos. Circa 429-427/6 BC. Diobol (Silver, 11 mm, 1.21 g, 8 h). Head of Hermes wearing petasos to right. Rev. AIN Goat standing right; to right, club; all within shallow incuse square. May, Ainos Group XXII. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 117
THRACE. Apollonia Pontika. Mid 4th century BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7.5 mm, 0.42 g). A Anchor. Rev. Swastika within incuse square, two lines in each quarter. HGC 3.2, 1326. SNG BM Black Sea 149. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 118
THRACE. Byzantion. Circa 340-320 BC. Drachm or siglos (Silver, 16.5 mm, 4.23 g), possibly plated. (YΠ)Y Heifer with front left leg raised, standing to left on a dolphin swimming to left. Rev. Quadripartite mill-sail incuse square. HGC 3.2, 1389. SNG BM Black Sea 21-8. SNG Copenhagen 476. Test cuts, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 119
THRACE. Byzantion. Circa 340-320 BC. Drachm or siglos (Silver, 17 mm, 5.17 g). (YΠ)Y Heifer with front left leg raised, standing to left on a dolphin swimming to left. Rev. Quadripartite, mill-sail incuse square. HGC 3.2, 1389. SNG Black Sea 21-8. SNG Copenhagen 476. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 120
THRACE. Chersonesos. Circa 386-338 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 17 mm, 2.40 g, 11 h). Forepart of lion to right, head turned to left. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square of raised and sunken quarters, with a pellet and a crested helmet in the opposed sunken quarters. HGC 3.2, 1437. McClean-. SNG Berry 502. Attractive iridescent toning with lightly golden hues. Well centered and struck. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 121
THRACE. Chersonesos. Circa 386-338 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 12.5 mm, 2.45 g, 4 h). Forepart of a lion to right, his head turned back to left. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square with two raised and two sunken squares; in one of the sunken squares, pellet and AΓ monogram; in the other, amphora. BMC 21. Dewing 1305. McClean 4066. SNG Copenhagen 837. Weber 2406. Dark toning. Minor deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Unpublished obol of Sestos
Lot 122
THRACE. Sestos. Circa 300 BC. Obol (Silver, 11 mm, 0.86 g, 3 h). Draped (?) bust of Hermes to right, wearing petasos; on shoulder, winged caduceus. Rev. Kithara. Seemingly unpublished. Light porosity, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 123
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Lemnos. Hephaistia. Circa 300 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11.5 mm, 1.44 g, 1 h). Helmeted head of Athena to right. Rev. ΗΦΑΙ Ram standing right. HGC 6, 292. Cf. Joy 265 (Athena to left). SNG Copenhagen 970-1. Green patina. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 124
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Lemnos. Hephaistia. Circa 280-190 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 10.5 mm, 1.70 g, 1 h). Helmeted head of Athena to right. Rev. ΗΦΑΙ Owl standing facing; in right field, race torch. HGC 6, 290. Joy 266. SNG Copenhagen 974. Brown patina. Nearly fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 125
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Samothrace. 3rd-2nd centuries BC. (Bronze, 17.5 mm, 5.80 g, 12 h), struck under magistrate Python. Bust of Athena to right, wearing Corinthian helmet. Rev. ΣΑΜΟ ΠΥΘΟ Kybele seated to left, holding phiale and long scepter. BMC 4. HGC 322. SNG Copenhagen 999. Chocolate brown surfaces. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 126
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 500-480 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 9.43 g). Ithyphallic satyr advancing to right, carrying protesting nymph. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Le Rider, Thasiennes 2. SNG Copenhagen 1009. Bold, well-defined strike. Scratches on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 127
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 500-463 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 8.37 g). Nude, ithyphallic and bearded satyr moving right in the archaic ‘running-kneeling’ position, holding a nymph in his arms, who wears thin robes and raises her right hand in protest. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Asyut 104. Le Rider, Thasiennes 2. SNG Copenhagen 1009. Toned. Light scratches, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 128
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. 500-480 BC. Trihemiobol or 1/8 Stater (Silver, 11.5 mm, 1.21 g). Ithyphallic satyr running to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 6, 333. Le Rider, Thasiennes 4. A nicely centered example. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 129
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. 500-480 BC. Trihemiobol or 1/8 Stater (Silver, 12 mm, 0.95 g). Ithyphallic satyr running to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 6, 333. Le Rider, Thasiennes 4. Minor porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 130
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 500-480 BC. Obol (Silver, 7.5 mm, 0.55 g). Two dolphins above one another in opposite directions; three pellets around. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 337. Le Rider, Thasiennes 9. Quite clear with a good, strong strike and a small incuse square. Scratch on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 86 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 131
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 500-480 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.40 g). Two dolphins above one another in opposite directions; three pellets around. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 337. Le Rider, Thasiennes 9. A pleasing example with bold devices. Minor porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 115 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 132
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 463-449 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7.5 mm, 0.32 g). Dolphin swimming to left; around, two pellets. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 6, 338. Le Rider 10. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 133
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 310 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 13.45 g, 3 h). Head of Demeter right, wearing wreath of grains. Rev. ΘΑΣΙΩΝ Jugate busts of the Dioskouroi right, within vine wreath. HGC 6, 363. Le Rider 41. Well-centered and with a green patina. Reddish-brown deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 134
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 148-90/80 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32 mm, 17.03 g, 10 h). Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΘΑΣΙΩΝ / ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥΣ / ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ 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. Attractive toning and sharp details. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 900 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 135
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 148-90/80 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 34 mm, 16.77 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. Light toning. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 136
ISLANDS OFF THRACE, Thasos. Circa 148-90/80 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 16.61 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. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 137
KINGS OF THRACE. Hebryzelmis, circa 389-383 BC. Tetrachalkon (Bronze, 18 mm, 6.04 g, 6 h). Turreted head of Kybele to right. Rev. EB / PY Two-handled cup; below, grain ear right. Topalov 86. Rare. Dark brown patina. Pitting on reverse, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 138
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 17.03 g, 11 h), Magnesia, 297/6-282/1. Diademed head of 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; to left, monogram within wreath; in exergue, monogram. Cf. Thompson 101 (without monogram in exergue). A fine portrait of the deified Alexander. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 2200 CHF
Starting Price: 750 CHF
Lot 139
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31.5 mm, 16.92 g, 11 h), uncertain mint, early-mid 3rd century BC. Diademed head of Alexander to right, with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne; behind, transverse spear; in the inner left field, and in exergue, monograms. Müller 553. Thompson -. Pleasing style and excellent centering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 2000 CHF
Starting Price: 1000 CHF
Lot 140
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 16.99 g, 11 h), Sardes, 297/6-286. 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 outer left field, monogram; in exergue, monogram of ΔK. HGC 3, 1750d. Müller 407. Thompson 86. Lightly toned. Light scratches on obverse, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 141
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 17.09 g, 12 h), Byzantion, c. 260-230. Diademed head of Alexander the Great to right with horn of Ammon over his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated to left on throne, resting her left elbow on her shield and holding Nike crowning the king’s name with her outstretched hands; behind, transverse spear with spearhead; in inner left field, monogram of MT. Marinescu issue 55, 133 (same dies). Marinescu & Lorber 377 (same dies). Mektepini -. Müller -. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 142
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17 mm, 4.25 g, 1 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 hand; behind, transverse spear; in inner left field, bow in bowcase. HGC 3, 1753d. Müller 296. Thompson 171. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 143
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281 BC. (Bronze, 15 mm, 2.10 g, 12 h), Lysimacheia. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΛYΣIMAXOY Forepart of a lion leaping right; below, spearhead; to left, kerykeion and monogram of ΛO. HGC 3.2, 1760. SNG Copenhagen 1159. SNG Tübingen 969. Green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 144
KINGS OF THRACE. Lysimachos, 305-281. Tetradrachm (Silver, 37 mm, 16.70 g, 12 h), struck posthumously, Byzantion, c. 109-81. Diademed head of Alexander III to right, wearing horn of Ammon behind his ear. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΛΥΣΙΜΑΧΟΥ Athena seated left on throne, holding Nike in her outstretched right hand and spear in her left; below throne, BY and ornamental trident; to left, monogram. Callataÿ pp. 112-124, Groups 2B and 3, monogram not listed. Cf. HGC 3.2, 1405-6. Müller 207. Lightly toned and well-struck. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Janiform lion's head and bearded male
Lot 145
KINGS OF THRACE. Spartokos, circa 281-277 BC. (Bronze, 18 mm, 5.35 g, 11 h), Kabyle. Janiform head of lion left, with open jaws, and bearded male right; club to left below. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣΠAPTOKOY Artemis standing left, holding wreath in right hand. HGC 3.2, 1476. Topalov 124. Very rare - only one example in CoinArchives. Pitting, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 146
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Siris. Circa 525-480 BC. Trihemiobol or 1/8 Stater (Silver, 12 mm, 1.04 g). Satyr with tail crouching to right, holding rhyton; pellet behind and before. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square divided diagonally. HPM p. 82, 19, pl. VIII, 12. SNG ANS 973 (as Lete). A nicely centered and well-struck example. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 147
THRACO-MACEDONIAN REGION. Siris. Circa 525-480 BC. Trihemiobol or 1/8 Stater (Silver, 10 mm, 1.28 g). Nude satyr seated right with his knees up before him; to left and right, pellet. Rev. Diagonally divided incuse square. HGC 3, 536. SNG ANS 971-973. Svoronos pl. VIII, 13-17. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 148
THRACO-MACEDONIAN TRIBES, Mygdones or Krestones. Circa 485-470 BC. 1/8 Stater (Silver, 11.5 mm, 0.92 g). Goat kneeling right on pelleted ground line, his head turned back to left; above and to right, pellet. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 3.1, 368 (Aigai). Lorber, Goats Issue 15. SNG ANS 59ff (Aigai). Nicely toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 149
THRACO-MACEDONIAN TRIBES, Mygdones or Krestones. Circa 490-485 BC. 1/8 Stater (Silver, 12 mm, 0.92 g). Goat kneeling right on pelleted ground line, his head turned back to left; above and to right, pellet. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. SNG ANS 59ff (as Aigai). SNG Copenhagen 31. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 150
MACEDON. Akanthos. Circa 500-470 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.39 g). Head and neck of lioness seen from above. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. SNG ANS 27-29. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 151
MACEDON. Akanthos. Circa 430-390 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 16 mm, 2.29 g, 6 h). Forepart of bull to left, his head turned back to right; above, flower. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 3, 392. SNG ANS 34. Tselekas T252. Toned. Die break on obverse and minor scratches on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 152
MACEDON. Amphipolis. late 5th-early 4th century BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.42 g, 2 h). Male head to right (Apollo?), wearing tainia. Rev. A-M-Φ-I Fish swimming diagonally downwards to right. HGC 3, 416. Lorber Group II, cf. 74-5 [O.O.7/R - (unpublished reverse die)]. SNG ANS 83-84. Toned and well-centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Among the best known
Lot 153
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Circa 187-168/7 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 6.29 g, 5 h). Youthful head of the river god Strymon to right, wearing wreath of reeds. Rev. ΑΜΦΙΠΟ/ΛΙΤΩΝ Dolphin swimming to right; above and below, monograms; the whole within oak wreath tied to left. Cf. AMNG II/2 25. SNG ANS -. Much nicer than the six examples appearing in CoinArchives. Obverse slightly off centre and with small edge splits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 154
MACEDON. Dikaia. Circa 425-400 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.34 g, 6 h). Head of nymph to left. Rev. Head and neck of bull to right; on neck, Δ. HGC 3.1 -. SNG ANS -. Traité IV 1439 corr. & pl. CCCXL, 4. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 30 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
Lot 155
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 480-470 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 3.84 g). Two geese, one standing to right with spread wings and the other, standing left with its head turned to right; annulet between. Rev. Rough incuse square. AMNG III, 33. SNG ANS 268. Light porosity, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 156
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 480-470 BC. Diobol (Silver, 9 mm, 1.16 g). Goose standing right, head turned back to left. Rev. Incuse square. HGC 3, 519. HPM pl. IX, 5. SNG ANS 270-272. Nicely centered. Fine late Archaic style. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 157
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 470-460 BC. Diobol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.84 g). Goose standing to right on decorated base, turning head to left to face a lizard crawling downwards to left; in field below left, Θ. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. AMNG III/2, p. 139, 37. SNG ANS 273-4. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 158
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 470-460 BC. Diobol (Silver, 11.5 mm, 1.18 g). Goose standing to right on decorated base, turning head to left to face a lizard crawling downwards to left; in field to right and below left, Θ. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. AMNG III/2, p. 139, 37. SNG ANS 273-4. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 159
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 460-400 BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.82 g). Goose standing to right, head turned back to left; above, lizard to left. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 3.1, 521. SNG ANS 278-284. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 160
MACEDON. Eion. Circa 460-400 BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.91 g). Goose standing to right, head turned back to left; above, lizard to left. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. HGC 3.1, 521. SNG ANS 278-284. Well-centered. Die rust on obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 161
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 500-480 BC. Stater (Silver plated bronze, 18 mm, 7.94 g). Gorgoneion facing with gnashing teeth and extended tongue. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Dewing 1064. SNG ANS 419. Svoronos pl. 9, 33. A ferocious gorgon. Core exposed in spots, primarily on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 162
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 424-350 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 15 mm, 1.76 g, 3 h). Gorgoneion facing 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. Well-struck gorgon. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 163
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 424-350 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 14.5 mm, 1.84 g, 7 h). Gorgoneion facing 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. HGC 3, 588. SNG ANS 430. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 164
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 424-350 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 14.5 mm, 1.77 g, 12 h). Gorgoneion facing with protruding tongue. Rev. Ν-Ε / Ο-Π Head of the nymph of Neapolis to right, her hair tied and with a bun at the back. SNG ANS 430-454. Early style. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 165
MACEDON. Neapolis. Circa 500-480 BC. Obol (Silver, 9.5 mm, 1.04 g). Facing gorgoneion with protruding tongue. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Rosen 381. SNG ANS 423. Traite II, 1, 1742. Darkly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 166
MACEDON. Orthagoreia. Circa 350 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 14.5 mm, 2.32 g, 6 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. OPΘAΓ•-OPEΩN Macedonian helmet surmounted by a star. SNG ANS 566-8. Glossy dark green patina with earthen deposits. Some flatness and porosity on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 35 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Exceptional for the issue
Lot 167
MACEDON. Phagres. Circa 400-350 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11.5 mm, 1.19 g, 6 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΦA/ΓP Forepart of a lion to right. HGC 3.1 -. Liampi, Phagres 9 (O7/R8). Dark glossy patina; overall exceptional for type and rarity. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 168
MACEDON. Sermyle. Circa 525-500 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 14 mm, 1.38 g). Forepart of bridled horse to right. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Psoma fig. 8. SNG Ashmolean 2400 (uncertain Macedonian mint). Nearly fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 169
MACEDON. Tragilos. Circa 450-400 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7 mm, 0.32 g, 12 h). Grain ear. Rev. TPAI within quarters of quadripartite incuse square. AMNG III/2, 2. SNG ANS 903 var (arrangement of reverse inscription). SNG Copenhagen 447. Toned. Usual crystallization, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 170
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander I, 498-454 BC. Tetartemorion (Silver, 8.5 mm, 0.15 g), Aigai. Spear head. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Klein 119. SNG ANS 1003. SNG Copenhagen 464. Tzamalis, Nomismatika Khronika 17 (1998), p. 15, 37 (as uncertain Thraco-Macedonian). Unusually fine silver for an issue frequently having problems with porosity. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 171
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perdikkas II, 451-413 BC. Heavy Tetrobol (Silver, 15 mm, 2.27 g, 7 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 121 (P9/A13). SNG ANS 47-51. Excellent centering. Porous. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Fine style
Lot 172
KINGS OF MACEDON. Archelaos, 413-400/399 BC. Stater (Silver, 23.5 mm, 10.47 g, 1 h). Head of Apollo to right, wearing taenia. Rev. APXE-ΛA-O Horse with trailing reins, walking to right, within shallow incuse square. Westermark, Staters Group II, series 2 (O86/R108). SNG ANS 65-70. Fine style and light toning. Die break on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 173
KINGS OF MACEDON. Pausanias, 395/4-393 BC. Drachm (Silver, plated, 14 mm, 2.85 g, 9 h), Thraco-Macedonian light standard, Aigai or Pella. Horse galloping to right. Rev. ΠAYΣΑΝIA Forepart of lion to right. HGC 3, 823. SNG Alpha Bank 185. SNG ANS -. Westermark, Remarks pl. LXIX, 26. Very rare. Core exposed in several places, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 174
KINGS OF MACEDON. Amyntas III, 393-370/69 BC. Stater (Silver plated bronze, 20 mm, 8.16 g, 1 h), Aigai. Head of bearded Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. AMY-NTA Horse standing right. SNG Alpha Bank 189. SNG ANS 87-89. Westermark, Remarks pl. LXIX, 32. Core exposed in a few spots, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 175
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander II, 370/69-368/7 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 16 mm, 3.66 g, 1 h). Diademed head of Apollo to right; bellow chin, Δ. Rev. AΛEΞANΔPO Horse running right. SNG Alpha Bank 236. SNG ANS 110-1. Rare. Dark green patina. Fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Fine style!
Lot 176
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. Stater (Gold, 18 mm, 8.47 g, 10 h), struck under Leonnatos, Arrhidaios, or Antigonos I Monophthalmos, Abydos, c. 323-317. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Charioteer driving galloping biga to right, holding the reins in his left hand and a goad with his right; below horses forelegs, monogram of ΠΑΡ. ADM II Series VII, 97 (same dies). Cf. SNG ANS 266-300 (additional control). Cf. Thompson, Philip 25 (same). Nicely centered. Scrape on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 3400 CHF
Starting Price: 2000 CHF
Lot 177
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 23 mm, 14.36 g, 2 h), Amphipolis, circa 348/7-343/2. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. ΦIΛIΠΠOΥ Young jockey, holding palm branch and reins, riding horse to right; below horse, bee; below foreleg, omphalos. Le Rider 497 (D219/R445). SNG ANS 567. Lightly toned and attractive. Light scrape on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 178
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. 1/8 Stater (Gold, 9 mm, 1.05 g, 5 h), Pella, circa 340-328. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠ-ΠOY Trident. HGC 3, 856. Le Rider 102 (D56/R45). Somewhat battered, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Good style
Lot 179
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. 1/5 Tetradrachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.56 g, 12 h), struck posthumously under Philip III Arrhidaios, Amphipolis, circa 320/19-317. Diademed head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΦIΛIΠΠOΥ Youth on horseback right; below, M within wreath. Le Rider pl. 45, 33. SNG ANS 625-7. An attractive strike. Light porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 180
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip II, 359-336 BC. 1/5 Tetradrachm (Silver, 13 mm, 2.46 g, 3 h), struck posthumously under Kassander, Amphipolis, circa 323/2-316/5. Diademed head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΦIΛIΠΠOY Youth on horseback right; below, grain ear. Le Rider pl. 46, 22. SNG ANS 700. Light toning. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 181
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 17.30 g, 2 h), Amphipolis, circa 332-326. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated to left on backless throne, holding eagle with closed wings on his outstretched right hand and long scepter in his left; in field to left, janiform head. Price 6. Troxell Issue A3. Boldly struck with much detail on the headdress. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 2000 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 182
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Diobol (Silver, 11 mm, 1.39 g, 6 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. Rare. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 183
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 16.85 g, 4 h), Pella, c. 325-315. Head of youthful Herakles in lion's skin headdress to right. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated to left on throne with back, holding eagle on his outstretched right hand and long scepter in his left; in field to left, vertical thunderbolt. Price 232. Slight pitting and scuff on obverse, a few light scratches, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Left facing Herakles
Lot 184
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 17.02 g, 12 h), Cyrene, c. 305-300. Head of Herakles to left, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. AΛEΞANΔΡOΥ Zeus seated left on throne without a back, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings; in left field, monogram of ΙΠΟ. Price 3986. Very rare with Herakles facing to left. Lightly toned and of fine style. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 3104 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 185
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Chalcous (Bronze, 11 mm, 1.46 g, 6 h), uncertain mint, c. 332-323. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion’s skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Club and bow in bowcase; below, monogram. HGC 3.1, 930. Price 332-334. The smallest denomination of Alexander's bronze coinage is also the most rare, and the most hard-to-find in better condition. This is a lovely example. Somewhat rough surfaces, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 186
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. (Bronze, 12.5 mm, 5.20 g, 9 h), Uncertain Macedonian mint, circa 325-310. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. B A Club and bow in bow-case; thunderbolt between. Price 375. Dark green patina. Porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 187
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 17.19 g, 12 h), Mesambria, circa 125-65. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated to left on backless throne, holding eagle with closed wings on his outstretched right hand and long scepter in his left. Müller 448. Price 1099. A remarkable example. Small tick on Herakles' nose, and light polishing marks, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 750 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 188
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 4.21 g, 12 h), uncertain mint, probably Sardes. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on a throne without a back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; in left field and below throne, uncertain controls. HGC 3.1, 914, but controls insufficiently clear to attribute more precisely. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 189
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17 mm, 4.50 g, 11 h), struck under Antigonos I Monophthalmos, Kolophon, c. 310-301. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on backless throne, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter with his left; to left, monogram of KA; below throne, crescent. Price 1825. Light roughness on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 190
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 4.48 g, 7 h), struck under Antigonos I Monophthalmos, Magnesia ad Maeandrum, c. 319-301. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated left on backless throne, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter with his left; to left and below throne monograms. Price 1970. Sharp strike. Light rub on brow, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 191
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16.5 mm, 4.25 g, 12 h), struck under Philip III, Sardes, 322-319/8. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟ Zeus seated left on a throne without back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; below eagle, TI; below throne, bee. ADM I Series XIV. Price 2629. Toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 192
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26.5 mm, 16.88 g, 11 h), struck under Demetrios I Poliorketes, Tyre, circa 301/0-295/4. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated to left on throne with back, holding eagle with closed wings on his outstretched right hand and long scepter in his left; in field to left, club to left in circle; below throne, monogram. Cf. Newell 25. Price 3541. Fine style and attractive toning. Scrapes on both obverse and reverse, die breaks, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Scarce denomination
Lot 193
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III 'the Great', 336-323 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13 mm, 2.13 g, 4 h), Babylon, circa 328-320 BC. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. AΛEΞANΔΡ[ΟΥ] Zeus seated left on a throne with back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; in field to left, M; under throne, ΛΥ. Price 3694. Light toning. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 194
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 17.12 g, 3 h), struck under Seleukos I Nikator, Susa, circa 298/7-295/4. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Zeus seated to left on throne, holding eagle with closed wings on his outstretched right hand and long scepter in his left; in field to left, anchor and monogram; below throne, Σ above strut, AP below. HGC 9, 10g. Price 3874. SC 164.8c. Toned and with an obverse in high relief. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 374 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 195
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III 'the Great', 336-323 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.57 g, 4 h), uncertain eastern mint. Head of 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. Cf. Price 4009. Well-centered and toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 196
KINGS OF MACEDON. Alexander III ‘the Great’, 336-323 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.46 g, 6 h), uncertain eastern mint, probably Babylon. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. Club and bow in bowcase; monogram to left. Cf. Price 4012-15. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 197
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip III Arrhidaios, 323-317 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.26 g, 11 h), Kolophon, c. 322-319. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΦIΛIΠΠΟΥ Zeus seated left on throne, holding eagle in his right hand and scepter in his left; to left, kithara; below throne, A. Price P44. Scrapes, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 198
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip III Arrhidaios, 323-317 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17.5 mm, 4.19 g, 12 h), Kolophon. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΦIΛIΠΠOY Zeus seated left on low throne, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings; in left field, monogram of ΠA; below throne, B. Price P48. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
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