obolos 19
8 May 2021
Webauction
Lot 199
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip III Arrhidaios, 323-317 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 4.25 g, 12 h), Sardes, 323-319. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Zeus seated to left on throne with back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left, torch; below throne, monogram. Price P68. Well-centered and lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 200
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip III Arrhidaios, 323-317 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16.5 mm, 4.21 g, 1 h), Sardes, under Menander or Kleitos, circa 322-319/8. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Zeus seated left on a throne without a back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; below eagle, race torch; below throne, TI. ADM I Series XIV. Price P99. Toned. Scattered pitting, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 201
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip III Arrhidaios, 323-317 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 17.13 g, 12 h), Babylon, circa 323-318/7. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. ΦIΛIΠΠOY / BAΣIΛEΩΣ Zeus seated to left on throne with back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left, M; below throne, ΛY. Price P181. High relief issue and well-centered. A few scrapes and scratches, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 202
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip III Arrhidaios, 323-317 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16.5 mm, 4.25 g, 12 h), Babylon, circa 323-318/7. Head of youthful Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Zeus seated left on a throne with a back, holding eagle in his right hand and long scepter in his left; below eagle, wheel above monogram; below throne monogram. Price P189. Lightly toned. Minor die shift on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 203
KINGS OF MACEDON. Kassander, 305-298 BC. Hemiobol (Bronze, 18 mm, 3.81 g, 9 h), uncertain mint in Asia Minor (?), c. 301 BC. Helmeted head of Athena to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΚΑΣΣΑΝΔΡΟΥ Club and bow in bowcase. SNG Copenhagen 1159. Lovely green glossy patina. Overstruck and with the obverse slightly off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 204
KINGS OF MACEDON. Pyrrhos (of Epiros), 287-285 BC and 274-273 BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 4.42 g, 5 h), Pella. Macedonian shield with monogram of Pyrrhos on boss. Rev. BAΣI Plain Macedonian helmet within oak wreath. AMNG III/2, –; HGC 3, 272; SNG Alpha Bank 970. An attractive example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 205
KINGS OF MACEDON. Ptolemy Keraunos, 281-279 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.10 g, 12 h). Diademed and veiled bust of Arsinöe II to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙ ΠΤΟ Eagle standing left. Arslan & Özen 8ff. Klein 814. Very rare. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 206
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32.5 mm, 17.14 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, HP monogram. Panagopoulou Period I. Pozzi 2037. SNG Copenhagen 1199. Light toning around the legends and devices. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1500 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 207
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 31.5 mm, 17.11 g, 12 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. Struck on a broad flan. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 208
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 17.04 g, 11 h), Amphipolis, c. 274/1-260/55. Horned head of Pan to left, wearing goat's skin around his neck and with lagobolon behind; all within the center of a Macedonian shield adorned with stars and 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, monogram of MT. Panagopoulou Period II, Group 17. SNG Alpha Bank -. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG Dreer 578a.; SNG Munich -. SNG Saroglos -. Touratsoglou 50. Very rare monogram for the issue. Only 11 examples noted by Panagopoulou. Light cleaning scratches, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 209
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32 mm, 17.06 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, HΛ monogram. Panagopoulou Period I. Pozzi 2037. SNG Copenhagen 1199. A handsome example. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Fine style
Lot 210
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 16.79 g, 5 h), Amphipolis, circa 246/5-229 BC. 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 III, 6-9 (O02/R-, unrecorded reverse die). Pozzi 2037. SNG Copenhagen 1199. Well-centered and struck. A few light scratches and minor deposits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 211
KINGS OF MACEDON. Antigonos II Gonatas, 277/6-239 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32 mm, 17.14 g, 11 h), Struck posthumously under Antigonos Doson, Amphipolis, circa 229-221/0 BC. 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 IV 22-24 (O07/R24, unrecorded die combination). SNG Saroglos 926 3261. SNG Copenhagen 1201. Sharply struck. Minor deposits, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 212
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip V, 221-179 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 16 mm, 3.22 g, 4 h), Pella or Amphipolis, circa 211-201. Macedonian shield, the central boss decorated with head of the hero Perseus to right, wearing a Phyrgian cap. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ Macedonian helmet with cheek guards surmounted by a star. HGC 3, 1087. Mamroth, Bronzemünzen 9. Touratsoglou, Macedonia 7. Green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 213
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip V, 221-179 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 8.10 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, monogram of ΔΙ; all within oak wreath. HGC 3 I, 1072. Mamroth, Bronzemünzen 25a. SNG Alpha Bank 1116-9. SNG München 1186-1189. Attractive green patina. Minor roughness, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 214
KINGS OF MACEDON. Philip V, 221-179 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 12 mm, 1.41 g), Pella or Amphipolis, circa 186-183/2. Macedonian shield, boss decorated with pellet. Rev. B-A / Φ-Ι Crested Macedonian helmet right. HGC 3.1, 1086Mamroth, Bronzemünzen 18. Touratsoglou, Macedonia 13. Attractive greenish-brown patina with earthen highlights. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 35 CHF
Lot 215
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perseus, 179-168 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32 mm, 12.85 g, 12 h), Pella or Amphipolis, c. 173-171 BC. Diademed head of Perseus to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΕΡΣΕΩΣ Eagle with spread wings standing right on thunderbolt; above, monogram of ΜΑ; to right, monogram of ΑΥ; between legs, Φ. Mamroth, Perseus 18b. Cf. SNG Alpha Bank 1132 (monogram between legs). Toned. Broken, with a piece missing, and with old scratches, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 216
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perseus, 179-168 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 5.71 g), Pella or Amphipolis. Macedonian shield, the central boss decorated with spiral whorl. Rev. BA (ΠΕΡ) Harpa; below, star flanked by two monograms. AMNG III/2, 11. HGC 3, 1097. Well-struck with an attractive green patina. Slightly oblong flan affecting the centering, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 217
MACEDON, Bottiaia. Pella. Time of Philip V and Perseus, 187-168 BC. Triobol (Silver, plated, 16 mm, 1.93 g), struck in the name of the Botteatans. Macedonian shield ornamented with seven linear crescents around the edge and a hexaskeles of crescents at the center. Rev. [ΒΟ]ΤΤΕΑΤΩΝ Stern of galley; above, club. Liampi M49. SNG Copenhagen 137. Core exposed in spots, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Rare variety
Lot 218
KINGS OF MACEDON. Time of Philip V and Perseus, 187-168 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 18 mm, 2.07 g, 4 h), Amphipolis. Head of maenad to right. Rev. MAKE-ΔONΩN Stern of galley to right; in field to right, P. AMNG III/1 19 var. (star above stern). HGC 3.1, 326. Rare with P in the field. Struck from a worn obverse die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 219
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perseus, 179-168 BC. Drachm (Silver, 17 mm, 2.71 g, 1 h), pseudo-Rhodian type, struck for the mercenaries of Perseus during the third Macedonian war, uncertain mint in central Greece, 171-168, with the name of the Rhodian mint magistrate Stasion. Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. ΣTAΣIΩN Rose with bud to right; to left, grape bunch. Cf. Ashton, Pseudo 41 (different dies). SNG Copenhagen 918. Intriguing. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 220
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perseus, 179-168 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15.5 mm, 2.58 g, 10 h), pseudo-Rhodian type, struck for the mercenaries of Perseus during the third Macedonian war, uncertain mint in Central Greece, 171-168, with the name of the Rhodian mint magistrate Stasion. Head of Helios facing, turned slightly to the right. Rev. ΣTAΣIΩN / P-O Rose with bud to right; to left, bow and club. Ashton, More 20-21. HGC 6, 1453. Light porosity and a hairline flan crack, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 221
KINGS OF MACEDON. Perseus, 179-168 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.73 g, 9 h), pseudo-Rhodian type, struck for the mercenaries of Perseus during the third Macedonian war, uncertain mint, probably in Samothrace, 171-168, with the name of the Rhodian mint magistrate Gorgos. Head of Helios facing slightly to right. Rev. ΓOPΓOΣ / P - O Rose with bud right; to left, race torch. Ashton, Clubs, Part 2, 26 (A2/P3). Attractively toned. Flan crack, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 222
MACEDON (ROMAN PROTECTORATE). First Meris. Circa 167-149 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 33 mm, 16.70 g, 9 h), Amphipolis. Diademed and draped bust of Artemis to right, bow and quiver over her shoulder; all at the center of a Macedonian shield ornamented with stars within crescents. Rev. MAKEΔONΩN / ΠΡΩTHΣ Club with head to right between two lines of inscription; above, monogram of AΡ; around, oak wreath with ties to left; to left of the ties, thunderbolt. AMNG III 160-1. SNG Copenhagen 1310-1. Minor deposits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 223
THESSALY. Kierion. Circa 400-360 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 15 mm, 2.42 g, 5 h). Male head (probably Zeus) to right, with short beard, his hair bound with either a fillet or a wreath with very short leaves. Rev. ΚΙΕΡΙΕΙΩΝ The nymph Arne, her torso bare, kneeling right and playing knucklebones, as last. Rogers 173. SNG Copenhagen 35. A few pits and light overall porosity, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 25 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 224
THESSALY. Kierion. Circa 350 BC. Trihemiobol (Silver, 16 mm, 1.22 g, 12 h). Head of the nymph Arne to right, wearing pendant earring and necklace. Rev. KIEPI-EIΩN The nymph Arne, wearing earring, necklace and full robes, kneeling right, her head turned to left, playing with knucklebones tossed from her right hand. BCD Thessaly II 99. HGC 4, 668. Light scratches and porous, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
Lot 225
THESSALY. Krannon. Circa 350-300 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 17 mm, 4.85 g, 2 h), struck under the magistrate Atla... Thessalian warrior, wearing petasos, on horseback to right. Rev. ΑΤ-ΛA / ΚΡΑ Hydria on cart; A(?) to upper right. BCD Thessaly II 119.12. Rogers 201. Struck from well-engraved dies, and well-centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 226
THESSALY. Larissa. Circa 400-370 BC. Drachm (Silver, 20 mm, 5.97 g, 10 h). Head of the nymph Larissa facing slightly right, wearing an ampyx. Rev. ΛΑΡΙ Horse feeding to right, with straight legs. BCD Thessaly II 249. HGC 4, 430. Toned. Scratches on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 227
THESSALY. Larissa. Circa 356-342 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 5.72 g, 10 h). Head of the nymph Larissa facing, turned slightly to the left, wearing ampyx, pendant earring, and simple necklace. Rev. ΛΑΡΙΣ-ΑΙΩΝ Horse to right, preparing to roll. BCD Thessaly II 320. HGC 4, 454. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 228
THESSALY. Meliboia. Circa 352-344 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 20 mm, 5.20 g, 7 h). Head of the nymph Meliboeia facing, turned slight to left, and with her hair entwined with bunches of grapes. Rev. MEΛΙΒΟΙΑ Two bunches of grapes on branch. BCD Thessaly I 1196. Rogers 390. Dark patina with earthen highlights. Usual porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 229
THESSALY. Orthe. Mid 4th century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 12 mm, 1.35 g, 12 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing an Attic helmet, wearing pearl necklace. Rev. Ο - Ρ / Θ - Ι Trident, upright, within olive wreath. Rogers 423. Traité IV 595 var (legend not retrograde). Well-centered and with green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Dramatic head of Hera
Lot 230
THESSALY. Perrhaiboi. First half of the 4th century BC. Tetrachalkon (Bronze, 19 mm, 8.13 g, 7 h). Veiled head of Hera facing, turned slightly to the left, wearing necklace. Rev. ΠΕΡΡΑΙΒΩΝ Zeus, nude, standing facing, head turned to left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and long scepter in his left. BCD I 1244. Rogers 439 var. Traité IV 582, pl. CCXCIII, 5. Pleasing bust of Hera. Minor roughness on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 122 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 231
THESSALY. Pharkadon. Circa 440-400 BC. Obol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.65 g, 5 h). Horse walking to right. Rev. ΦAPKAΔONION Athena standing to left, holding spear in her right hand and resting her left on her waist; to right, shield. BCD II 619.1. HGC 4, 298. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 232
THESSALY. Pharsalos. Mid-late 5th century BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 16 mm, 2.82 g, 4 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing an earring and a crested Attic helmet. Rev. Φ-AR Horse's head to right within incuse square. BCD Thessaly II 630. Cf. Lavva 12-5 (dies not recorded). Expressive horse head. Lightly porous, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 233
THESSALY. Skotussa. Early to mid 4th century BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8.5 mm, 0.43 g, 3 h). Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion's skin headdress. Rev. Σ-KO Forepart of bridled horse walking right, with dangling rein; all in shallow circular incuse. HGC 4, 602. BCD Thessaly II 742. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 234
THESSALY. Skotussa. Late 3rd century BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.19 g, 9 h). Head of Artemis facing, turned slightly to left, wearing a ‘melon’ hairstyle tied at the back and a plain necklace. Rev. ΣΚΟΤΟΥ / ΣΑΙΩΝ Poseidon seated left on stone, holding dolphin in his right hand and trident with his left. BCD I 1341. BCD II 755. SNG Copenhagen 253. Rough surfaces, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 65 CHF
Lot 235
THESSALY. Tripolis. Circa 370s-350s BC. Trichalkon (Bronze, 18.5 mm, 5.38 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΤΡΙΠΟ / ΛΙΤΑΝ Tripod. K. Liampi, Ein numismatisches Zeugnis für den Bund der perrhaibischen Tripolis im zweiten Viertel des 4. Jh. v. Chr., JNG 40 (1990), pp. 11-22, 16, dies V1/R1. Very rare. Brown patina. A few spots of corrosion, otherwise, fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 236
THESSALY, Thessalian League. Circa 196-27 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 6.27 g, 1 h), Nikokrates, Philoxenides and Petraios. Head of Zeus to right, wearing oak wreath; behind, ΝΙΚΟΚΡΑΤΟΥΣ. Rev. ΘΕΣΣΑ / ΛΩΝ Athena Itonia striding right, hurling spear with her right hand and extending shield in her left; to right, palm branch; above spear, ΦΙΛΟΞ-ΕΝΙΔΟΥ; in exergue, ΠΕΤΡΑΙΟΣ. BCD 1388. Klose p. 350, S = SNG Copenhagen 298. A very attractive, well-struck and toned example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 350 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 237
ILLYRIA. Apollonia. mid 1st century BC. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.85 g, 5 h), struck under the magistrates Deinokrateos and Philokles. ΔΕΙΝΟΚΡΑΤΕΟΣ Laureate head of Apollo to left. Rev. Α-Π-Ο-Λ / ΦΙΛΟΚΛΗΣ / ΓΕΝ Three nymphs hand-in-hand, the two outer holding lagobola, dancing around burning bitumen. HGC 3.1, 8. Cf. Maier 141-3 (for magistrate Deinokrateos). Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 238
ILLYRIA. Apollonia. mid 1st century BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.67 g, 12 h), struck under the magistrates Alexander and Moschos. ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Laureate head of Apollo to left. Rev. Α-Π-Ο-Λ / ΜΟΣΧΟΣ Three nymphs hand-in-hand, the two outer holding lagobola, dancing around burning bitumen. HGC 3.1, 8. Cf. Maier 128 (for magistrate Alexander). Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 555 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Unpublished
Lot 239
ILLYRIA. Dyrrhachion. Circa 344-300 BC. Stater (Silver, 21.5 mm, 8.50 g, 11 h). [Δ]-Υ-Ρ Pegasus flying right with straight wings. Rev. Δ-Υ-Ρ Head of Athena to right, wearing Corinthian helmet; before, club. Calciate -. SNG Copenhagen -. Unpublished with the club before Athena's head. Well-struck on good metal and nicely centered. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 2200 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 240
ILLYRIA. Dyrrhachion. Circa 200-37 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 3.34 g, 4 h), struck under the magistrates Alkaios and Arniskos, circa. ΑΛΚΑΙΟΣ Cow standing to right, looking back and suckling calf standing to left beneath her; in exergue, trident right. Rev. ΔYP / AP/NI/ΣΚΟΥ Divided double square containing two stellate designs. Ceka 31. Maier -. Meta ΙΙΙ/20 (dies D8/R; this coin illustrated). Lightly toned with residual luster. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 241
KORKYRA. Korkyra. Circa 525-510 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13 mm, 2.57 g). Amphora. Rev. Star of eight rays within incuse circle. BMC 45. Fried Group I.B. HGC 6, 44. SNG Copenhagen 145. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 242
KORKYRA. Korkyra. Circa 525-510 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 12 mm, 2.61 g). Amphora. Rev. Star with pellets between the rays; all within irregular incuse square. Fried Group I.B. HGC 6, 44. SNG Copenhagen 145. Rare. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 82 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 243
KORKYRA. Korkyra. Circa 433/2-375/60 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13 mm, 2.51 g, 10 h). K Diademed head of female to right. Rev. K Star of eight rays. BMC 79. Fried Group III.A. HGC 6, 45. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 244
AKARNANIA. Anaktorion. Circa 350-300 BC. Stater (Silver, 22.5 mm, 8.45 g, 3 h). Pegasus flying right with straight wings; below monogram. Rev. ΕΠΙ Head of Athena to left, wearing Corinthian helmet; behind neckguard, ΔΩ and threshing flail. BCD Akarnania 107. Calciati 61. Well-centered and struck, and quite attractive. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1500 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
Lot 245
AKARNANIA. Anaktorion. Circa 320-280 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 8.58 g, 3 h). ΑΝ (ligate) Pegasos flying to left with straight wings. Rev. API Head of Athena to left, wearing Corinthian helmet; behind head, ΔΩ and burning altar. BCD Akarnania 108. HGC 4, 763. Calciati 58. Bold and clear. Flatly struck on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 246
AKARNANIA. Anaktorion. Circa 320-280 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 8.50 g, 3 h). AN (ligate) Pegasos flying left. Rev. Head of Athena to left, wearing Corinthian helmet; behind head, AN monogram and omphalos covered by an ornamental netting. BCD Akarnania 105. Calciati 36. HGC 4, 755. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 247
AKARNANIA. Stratos. Circa 425-380 BC. Diobol (Silver, 11 mm, 0.93 g, 7 h), probably c. 400/390. Bearded facing head of the androkephalic, horned, rivergod Acheloos. Rev. Κ-Α-Λ Head of the nymph Kallirhoe to right, her hair bound up at the back; all within an incuse square. Cf. BCD Akarnania 8-9 and 355-360 for the basic type. For an example struck from the same obverse die, but from a different reverse die, and wrongly attributed to Larissa, see BCD Thessaly I, 1121. Porosity, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 248
LOKRIS. Lokris Opuntii. Second quarter 4th century BC. Obol (Silver, 11.5 mm, 0.60 g). OΠ-ON Amphora with grape bunch and ivy leaf hanging from mouth. Rev. Star of sixteen rays with seven pellets in center. BCD Lokris-Phokis 32. Light porosity and small edge chip, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 249
LOKRIS. Lokris Opuntii. Last quarter 4th century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 15 mm, 2.66 g, 5 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; above, EY. Rev. ΛOK-ΡΩN Bunch of grapes with tendrils and vine leaves. BCD Phokis-Lokris 111.2. HGC 4, 983. H&D Group 6a. Much nicer than normally seen. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 250
PHOKIS, Federal Coinage. Circa 485-480 BC. Obol (Silver, 10.5 mm, 0.87 g, 9 h). Φ - Ο Facing bull's head. Rev. Forepart of a boar to right; within shallow incuse square. BCD Lokris-Phokis 196.3. WIlliams 53 O36/R29) (?). Porous as is usual for this denomination, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 251
BOEOTIA. Thebes. Circa 395-338 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 11.82 g, 10 h), struck under the magistrate Psaro..., circa 379-368 BC. Boeotian shield. Rev. ΨA-RO Amphora with tall handles and a decorated upper half; above, laurel wreath. BCD Boiotia 508. Hepworth 93. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 252
BOEOTIA. Thebes. Circa 395-338 BC. Stater (Silver, 23 mm, 11.65 g, 1 h), struck under the magistrate Timi..., circa 390-382 BC. Boeotian shield. Rev. TI-MI Amphora with tall handles and ivy leaf hanging from the left handle; above, club right. BCD Boiotia 477. Hepworth 88. Obverse off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 253
BOEOTIA. Thebes. Circa 395-338 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 12.06 g), struck under the magistrate Kalli.., circa 363-338. Boeotian shield. Rev. ΚΑ - ΛΛΙ Amphora with high handles. BCD Boiotia 555. Hepworth 63. Porosity on the obverse, puncture on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 254
BOEOTIA. Thebes. Circa 395-338 BC. Stater (Silver, 20.5 mm, 11.90 g, 6 h), under the magistrate Phido..., circa 363-338. Boeotian shield. Rev. ΦΙ-ΔΟ Amphora with tall handles and a decorated upper half; above, bunch of grapes on vine branch. BCD Boiotia 561. Hepworth 91. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 255
BOEOTIA. Thespiai. Early-mid 4th century BC. Obol (Silver, 10.5 mm, 0.76 g). Boeotian shield. Rev. Θ-E-Σ-ΠI Two vertical crescents back to back. BCD Boiotia 591. HGC 4, 1401. A lovely example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 256
EUBOIA. Histiaia. Circa 350-300 BC. Drachm (Silver, 16 mm, 3.38 g, 11 h). Wreathed head of the nymph Histiaia to right, wearing pendant earring and necklace, and with her hair rolled. Rev. IΣTI Bull standing to right before grape vine; to right, monogram. BCD Euboia 373 (same obverse die). BMC 4. SNG Copenhagen 516. Lightly toned. Slight die-shift on the reverse. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 257
EUBOIA. Histiaia. Circa 3rd-2nd centuries BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 16 mm, 2.30 g, 11 h). Wreathed head of nymph Histiaia to right. Rev. IΣTI-AIEΩN Nymph seated to right on stern of galley decorated with wing; below, trident head left and HP monogram. BCD Euboia 394 (same obverse die). HGC 4, 1524. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 258
EUBOIA. Histiaia. 3rd-2nd centuries BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 14 mm, 2.32 g, 12 h). Vine-wreathed head of nymph Histiaia to right. Rev. IΣTI-AIEΩN Nymph seated right on stern of galley decorated with wing. BCD Euboia -. HGC 4, 1524. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Unpublished symbol
Lot 259
EUBOIA. Histiaia. 4th-3rd centuries BC. (Bronze, 14.5 mm, 2.16 g, 9 h). Wreathed head of the Nymph Histiaia to right, wearing earring. Rev. IΣTI Forepart of bull walking to right, his head three-quarters facing; above, labrys. BCD Euboia -. HGC 4, 1535 var. (symbol not recorded). Unpublished symbol for this issue. Dark brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 260
ATTICA. Athens. Circa 449-404 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 17.17 g, 9 h), 440s-430s. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with three olive leaves and palmette, round earring and pearl necklace. Rev. ΑΘΕ Owl standing right, head facing; behind, olive spray and crescent moon; all within incuse square. HGC 4, 1597. Kroll 8. SNG Copenhagen 31. Gently toned. Flan crack, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 261
ATTICA. Athens. Circa 449-404 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 17.05 g, 10 h), 430s. Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet adorned with three olive leaves and palmette, round earring and pearl necklace. Rev. ΑΘΕ Owl standing right, head facing; behind, olive spray and crescent moon; all within incuse square. Kroll 8. SNG Copenhagen 31. Svoronos pl. 14, 13. Well-centered with a nice crest. Test cut and light scratches on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 262
ATTICA. Athens. Circa 454-404 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 7 mm, 0.34 g, 2 h). Helmeted head of Athena to right. Rev. AΘE Owl standing to right, head facing; to left, olive sprig; all within incuse square. HGC 4, 1681. Kroll 14. SNG Copenhagen 59-61. very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 263
ATTICA. Athens. Circa 393-355 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 21 mm, 17.14 g, 8 h). Head of Athena to right, with profile eye, wearing crested Attic helmet with palmette and three olive leaves. Rev. ΑΘΕ Owl standing right, head facing; behind, olive spray and crescent moon. HGC 4, 1598. Kroll 15. SNG Copenhagen 63. Deeply toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 264
ATTICA. Athens. Circa 307-300 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.67 g, 5 h), Eleusinian festival coinage. Triptolemos, holding grain ears, seated left in winged serpent-chariot. Rev. EΛEY Pig standing right on mystic staff; all within wreath of grain ears. HGC 4, 1767. Kroll 51. SNG Copenhagen 422. Dark green patina. Minor roughness, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 265
ATTICA. Athens. Circa 165-42 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 16.73 g, 12 h), New Style, Stephanephoros, struck under the magistrates Ammonios, Kallias, and Byttakos, 118/117. Head of Athena Parthenos to right, wearing triple-crested Attic helmet adorned with Pegasos. Rev. ΑΘΕ / AMM/ΩΝΙ/ΟΣ / ΚΑΛ/ΛΙΑΣ / ΒΥΤΤ/ΑΚΟΣ Owl standing facing on amphora; to right, two torches; on amphora, I (10th month); below amphora, ΠΕ (= contractor's initials). Thompson 593a. Toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 266
ATTICA. Athens. Circa 140-90 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 10 mm, 0.62 g, 6 h). Cicada. Rev. AΘE Panathenaic amphora in front of a palm branch. Agora 108. SNG Copenhagen 449. Svoronos pl. 107, 61-69. Green and red-brown patina. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 267
ISLANDS OFF ATTICA, Aegina. Circa 480-457 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 12.05 g, 2 h). Sea turtle with a T-shaped design of a line of five very large pellets down the back of its shell and with two equal-sized ones flanking the top to form a "collar". Rev. Square incuse with large skew pattern. Gulbenkian 523. HGC 6, 448. Kraay & Hirmer 336. Milbank Period III, pl. I, 15. SNG Copenhagen 507. SNG Delepierre 1528-9. A well-centered turtle with old toning. Bankers' marks, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 900 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Lot 268
ISLANDS OFF ATTICA, Aegina. Circa 525-475 BC. Stater (Silver, 15 mm, 12.13 g), "Small skew" reverse. Sea turtle; banker's mark: kotyle?. Rev. Incuse square divided into five parts. HGC 6, 431. Meadows Group IIb. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 269
ISLANDS OFF ATTICA, Aegina. Circa 470/65-445/40 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 11.98 g). T-back sea turtle. Rev. Square incuse with large skew pattern. HGC 6, 435. Meadows Group IIIa. Uncertain banker's mark on shell. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 270
ISLANDS OFF ATTICA, Aegina. Circa 445/4-430 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 12.19 g, 10 h). Land tortoise with segmented shell. Rev. Incuse square with a skew pattern. HGC 6, 437. Meadows Group IIIb. Attractive and sharp, lightly toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1700 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 271
CORINTHIA. Corinth. Circa 375-300 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 8.44 g, 1 h). Pegasos flying left; below, Q. Rev. Head of Aphrodite to left, wearing Corinthian helmet and pearl necklace; beneath chin, A; behind, Thessalian helmet. BCD Corinth 115. Calciati 402. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 272
CORINTHIA. Corinth. Mid 4th century BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 8.49 g, 7 h). Pegasos, with pointed wing, flying to left; below, Ϙ. Rev. Α - Ρ Head of Aphrodite to left, wearing Corinthian helmet with leather neck guard and laurel wreath on the bowl, and a pearl necklace; behind neck, aegis with Gorgon’s head. BCD Corinth -. BMC 252. Calciati 427. Ravel 1009. Perfectly centered and a lovely example of wonderful style. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 2800 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 273
CORINTHIA. Corinth. Circa 375-300 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 8.53 g, 12 h). Q Pegasos flying to left. Rev. Head of Aphrodite to left, wearing Corinthian helmet and pearl necklace; beneath chin, Γ; behind her neck to right, dove flying left within wreath. BCD Corinth 110. Calciati 419. Ravel 1029. Attractive light toning and good centering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 274
CORINTHIA. Corinth. Circa 375-300 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 8.57 g, 6 h). Q Pegasos flying to left. Rev. Helmeted head of Aphrodite to left; flanking neck, Δ-I; behind, statue of Athena holding spear. BCD Corinth -. Calciati 459. Ravel 1083. Light toning. Minor die-rust, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
Lot 275
PHLIASIA. Phlious. Circa 400-350 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 13 mm, 1.38 g, 2 h). Bull butting to left, with head facing. Rev. Φ surrounded by four pellets. BCD Peloponnesos 112. HGC 5, 169. MacIssac Issue 1, B. Perfectly centered and clear. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 30 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
Lot 276
ACHAIA, Achaian League. Patrai. Circa 86 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 16 mm, 2.48 g, 9 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. Achaean League monogram; above, ΕΥ: to left, Α; to right, ΠΑ; below, dolphin to right; all within laurel wreath. BCD Peloponnesos 507. BMC 41. Clerk 70. Well-struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 277
ACHAIA. Pellene. Circa 340-320 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 16 mm, 2.58 g, 8 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right; behind, monogram of ΠE. Rev. ΠEΛ within wreath. BCD Peloponnesos 586. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 278
ELIS. Olympia. Mid 3rd century BC. (Bronze, 18 mm, 5.72 g, 10 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. FA / ΠYP Horse rearing to right. BCD Olympia 273. Dark green patina. Light porosity, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 279
ARKADIA. Mantineia. Circa 340-320 BC. Triobol or Hemidrachm (Silver, 15.5 mm, 2.53 g, 3 h). MAN (not visible on this example) Head of Athena to right, wearing Corinthian helmet. Rev. Head of Kallisto to right. BCD Peloponnesos 1481. HGC 5, 896. Small puncture and light pitting on the reverse, otherwise, fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
Lot 280
ARKADIA. Mantineia. Circa 300-270/50 BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 17 mm, 1.61 g, 12 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Rev. MAN Poseidon seated on rocks, holding dolphin in right hand and trident with left. BCD Peloponnesos 1487. Rare. Green patina. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 281
ARKADIA, Arkadian League. Megalopolis. Circa 175-168 BC. Triobol (Silver, 16 mm, 2.25 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Zeus to left. Rev. Pan seated left on rock, his right hand raised and holding lagobolon with his left; above knee, eagle; to left and right, Λ - Δ. BCD 1546. Dengate IIB, 4, 16. Attractively toned. Obverse struck off-center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 282
ARKADIA, Arkadian League. Circa 330-275 BC. Obol (Silver, 11.5 mm, 0.82 g, 6 h), Megalopolis. Horned head of Pan to left; behind neck, I. Rev. Large APK monogram; I to left, syrinx below. BCD Peloponnesos (Megalopolis) 1524-1525. HGC 5, 930. Centered and lightly toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 283
ARGOLIS. Epidauros. Circa 300-250 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 13 mm, 2.10 g, 11 h). Laureate head of Asklepios to right. Rev. E within laurel wreath with ties below; Π below. BCD Peloponnesos 1246-8. Brown patina. Fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 284
ARGOLIS. Hermione. Circa 300-250 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 15 mm, 1.98 g, 6 h). Wreathed head of Demeter Chthonia to left. Rev. EP Torch within wreath of grain ears. Grandjean, Monnayage I, 1C . BCD Peloponnesos 1295. Well-centered with a green patina. Some roughness, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 285
CRETE. Axos. Circa 300-67 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11.5 mm, 1.66 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. C-A/Ξ-Ι/Ω-Ν Tripod; above, winged thunderbolt. BMC 11. Joy 458. SNG Copenhagen 351. Svoronos, Numismatique 34. Brown patina. Roughness, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 40 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 286
CRETE. Gortyna. Circa 220 BC. (Bronze, 13.5 mm, 2.09 g, 9 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. ΓOP-TYNI Bull butting to right. Jackson e, pl. 13, 10. SNG Copenhagen 454-6. Svoronos, Numismatique 137-40. Traeger 93c. Rare. Green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 287
CRETE. Kydonia. Circa 450-330 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 13 mm, 2.05 g, 7 h). ‘Rectangular’ tortoise seen from above. Rev. Incuse square with skew divisions; fish in one compartment. Robinson, Pseudoaeginetica, NC 1928, Group H. Svoronos -. Cf. Trager 213-6 (symbols). Well-centered and struck, and much nicer than normally encountered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 288
CRETE. Rhaukos. Circa 300-270 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.05 g, 7 h). PAYK Two dolphins, one above the other, swimming in opposite directions. Rev. PA Trident. BMC 10-1. Joy -. Svoronos, Numismatique 30-1. SNG Copenhagen 554. Brown patina with earthen deposits. Fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
Lot 289
CRETE. Uncertain. 3rd-2nd centuries BC. (Bronze, 13 mm, 2.96 g, 1 h). Head of goat to right. Rev. Grape bunch. Joy -. Svoronos 7, pl. XXXI, 15 (also listed as Sybritia, p. 316, 12, where it is suggested that it might also be from Elyros). Very rare. Green patina with light deposits. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 480 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Very rare
Lot 290
CRETE. Sybrita. 4th century BC. (Bronze, 12.5 mm, 1.15 g, 7 h). Head of Hermes to right, wearing petasos and with caduceus behind. Rev. ΣΥΒΡΙΤΙΩΝ Jaw bone. Joy -. Svoronos 10, pl. XXX, 22. Very rare. Olive-green patina. Rough, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 291
CYCLADES, Andros. 3rd-1st century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11 mm, 1.45 g, 12 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. Α - Ν Amphora. BMC 6. HGC 6, 473. Joy 505a and 505b. Dark brown patina. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 292
CYCLADES, Delos. Circa 308-87 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11 mm, 0.99 g, 1 h). Laureate head of Apollo to right; counter marked with a bee in an oval indent. Rev. Δ - Η Kithara; to right, swan standing left. BMC 10. HGC 6, 501. Cf. Joy 511; for the countermark, cf. the Mykonos dichalkon that appeared in CNG MBS 60, 2002, 598. Green and brown patina. Fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 40 CHF
Lot 293
CYCLADES, Keos. Ioulis. late 3rd-early 2nd century BC. Dichalkon (Bronze, 15 mm, 3.26 g, 3 h). Laureate head of Aristaios to right. Rev. K-A Forepart of Sirius to left, within rays. HGC b6, 562. Joy -. Papageorgiadou-Banis 155-7. Green and brown patina. Roughness, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 294
CYCLADES, Keos. Ioulis. Late 3rd-2nd centuries BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 10 mm, 0.89 g, 11 h). Laureate bearded head of Zeus (Aristais?) to right. Rev. ΙΟΥ Bee. HGC 6, 533. Cf. Joy 518. Papageorgiadou-Banis 95-100. Black patina. Roughness, otherwise, fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 35 CHF
Lot 295
CYCLADES, Mykonos. 3rd-1st century BC. Dichalkon (?) (Bronze, 16 mm, 2.43 g, 6 h). Head of bearded Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. M-Y/K-O Grape bunch on vine; to left, barley grain. BMC 1-2. HGC 6, 616. Joy -. SNG Copenhagen 698. Rare. Corrosion, otherwise, nearly fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 296
CYCLADES, Naxos. 4th century BC. (Bronze, 11.5 mm, 1.87 g, 10 h). Bearded head of Dionysos to left, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. N-A-Ξ (faint) Kantharos with an ivy leaf hanging from each handle; above, grape bunch. HGC 6, 641. Joy 543. Nicolet-Pierre, Naxos II pl. I, 1-24. Brown patina. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
Lot 297
CYCLADES, Paros. 4th-3rd century BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 11.5 mm, 1.70 g, 12 h). Goat standing right. Rev. Π - Α Grain ear. BMC 6. HGC 6, 676. Joy 548a. SNG Copenhagen 719. Green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
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