obolos 20
3 October 2021
Webauction
Lot 199
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 7 mm, 0.50 g, 11 h). Amphora. Rev. Kantharos. Göktürk -. SNG BN 19 var (ethnic on reverse). SNG Levante -. Toned. Good very fine.
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Lot 200
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. Obol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.48 g, 6 h). Amphora. Rev. Kantharos. Göktürk -. SNG BN 19 var (ethnic on reverse). SNG Levante -. Toned. Roughness and uncleaned as found, otherwise, fine.
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Lot 201
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 385/4-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 29 mm, 10.16 g, 12 h). Aphrodite seated left on throne; holding phiale in her outstretched right hand and resting her left elbow on the throne back; to left, Nike flying right, crowning her with wreath held in both hands; below throne, mouse left. Rev. NΑΓΙΔΙΚΟΝ Dionysos standing left, holding bunch of grapes in his right hand and thyrsos with his left; below grapes, letters (A...). Casabonne Type 4. Cf. SNG BN 11-3 (monogram and letters on reverse). Cf. SNG Levante 28-31 (monogram and letters on reverse). The reverse particularly pleasing. Die rust on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
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Lot 202
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 385/4-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 9.63 g, 7 h). Aphrodite seated left on throne; holding phiale in her outstretched right hand and resting her left elbow on the throne back; to left, Nike flying right, crowning her with wreath held in both hands, above plant with flower; below throne, mouse left. Rev. NΑΓΙΔΙΚΟΝ Dionysos standing left, holding bunch of grapes in his right hand and thyrsos with his left; below grapes, AΩ; to upper left, ΠΥ. Casabonne type 4. Cf. SNG BN 37 (letters on reverse. Cf. SNG Levante 14 (letters on reverse). Toned. Light scratches, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 203
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 385/4-375 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 3.47 g, 11 h). Aphrodite seated left on throne; holding phiale in her outstretched right hand and resting her left elbow on the throne back. Rev. NΑΓΙΔΙΚΟΝ Dionysos standing left, holding bunch of grapes in his right hand and thyrsos with his left. Casabonne type 4. Cf. SNG BN 27. SNG Levante -. Very rare denomination. Light porosity. About very fine.
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Starting Price: 100 CHF
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Lot 204
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 380 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 10.16 g, 1 h). Head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΝΑΓΙΔΙΚΟΝ Head of Aphrodite to right, hair bound in sphendone. Casabonne type 7. SNG BN 5. Cf. SNG Levante 2. Toned. Light porosity and test cut on edge of reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
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Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 205
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 400-380 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.75 g, 3 h). Head of Aphrodite to right. Rev. NA / ΓI Kantharos. SNG BN 20. SNG Levante 15. Black patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 206
CILICIA. Nagidos. Circa 360-333 BC. Chalkous (Bronze, 10 mm, 1.26 g, 3 h). Head of Pan to right. Rev. Amphora. SNG Levante Suppl. 9. cf. SNG von Aulock 5761. Attractive dark patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 207
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 465-400 BC. Obol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.86 g, 3 h). Head of Amazon to left, wearing pointed cap with curved wing. Rev. Grape bunch on vine. Göktürk 12. SNG BN 138-51. SNG Levante 42. Lightly toned, and bold. Good very fine.
Current Bid: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
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Lot 208
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 465-400 BC. Diobol (Silver, 8 mm, 1.21 g, 6 h). Head of Amazon to left, wearing close-fitting cap. Rev. Σ-Ο-Λ-Ε Grape bunch. Cf. Göktürk 12 (obol, legend). Cf. SNG BN 138-51 (obol, legend). Cf. SNG Levante 42 (obol, legend). Seemingly unpublished. Very fine.
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Lot 209
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 465-400 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.80 g, 1 h). Head of Amazon to left, wearing pointed cap with curved wing. Rev. Σ-O Grape bunch on vine. Göktürk 12. SNG BN 138-51 var (arrangement of legend). SNG Levante 42 var (arrangement of legend). Well-centered. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 210
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 465-400 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 6 mm, 0.31 g, 12 h). Head of Amazon to left, wearing pointed cap. Rev. Grape bunch on vine. Göktürk 12 var (obol, and with legend ΣΟ). SNG BN 154-8. SNG Levante 42 var (obol, and with legend ΣΟ). Toned. Very fine.
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Lot 211
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 440-410 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.70 g, 2 h). Amazon, nude to the waist, kneeling to left and stringing her bow; wearing bonnet and with her gorytos at her hip; to right, facing head of satyr. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large bunch of grapes with stem to right; below right, fly; all within a linear border of dots inside an incuse square. Casabonne Type 1. SNG BN 128. SNG Levante 40. Well-struck and lightly toned. Good very fine.
Current Bid: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 212
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 440-410 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.70 g, 3 h). Amazon, nude to the waist, kneeling to left and stringing her bow; wearing bonnet and with her gorytos at her hip; to right, facing head of satyr. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large bunch of grapes with stem to left; below right, fly; all within a linear border of dots inside an incuse square. Casabonne Type 1. SNG BN 128. SNG Levante 40. Toned. Very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 213
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 440-410 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 9.40 g, 11 h). Amazon, wearing a pointed bonnet, with drapery around her waist and at least one breast bare, kneeling to left, holding her bow with both hands; at her waist, gorytos; in field to left and below, ivy leaf; behind her back to right, Corinthian helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large and plump bunch of grapes; to right, laurel branch; all within border of dots in an incuse square. Casabonne Type 1. Cf. SNG BN 128 (symbols). SNG Levante 37. Porous, otherwise, good fine.
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Starting Price: 100 CHF
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Lot 214
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 425-400 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.47 g, 1 h). Amazon, wearing a pointed bonnet, with drapery around her waist and at least one breast bare, kneeling to left, holding her bow with both hands; at her waist, gorytos; in field to left and below, ivy leaf; behind her back to right, Corinthian helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large and plump bunch of grapes; to right, laurel branch; all within border of dots in an incuse square. Casabonne Type 1. SNG BN 125. Cf. SNG Levante 41 (symbols). Toned. very fine.
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Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Ex Levante and Von Aulock collections
Lot 215
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 440-410 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 10.39 g, 3 h). Amazon, wearing a pointed bonnet, with drapery around her waist and at least one breast bare, kneeling to left, holding her bow with both hands; at her waist, gorytos; in field to left and below, ivy leaf; behind her back to right, Corinthian helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large and plump bunch of grapes; to left, laurel branch; all within border of dots in an incuse square. Casabonne Type 1. SNG BN 124. SNG Levante 39 = SNG von Aulock 5857 (this coin). Lightly toned. Very fine.
Current Bid: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 216
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 440-410 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 3.35 g, 8 h). Amazon, wearing a pointed bonnet, with drapery around her waist and at least one breast bare, kneeling to left, holding her bow with both hands; at her waist, gorytos; behind her back to right, mask of Selinos facing. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large and plump bunch of grapes; to right, fly; all within border of dots in an incuse square. Casabonne Type 1. SNG BN 129. SNG Levante 41. Light toning with golden hues. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 150 CHF
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Lot 217
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 440-410 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 3.27 g, 11 h). Amazon, wearing a pointed bonnet, with drapery around her waist and at least one breast bare, kneeling to left, holding her bow with both hands; at her waist, gorytos; behind her back to right, mask of Selinos facing. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Large and plump bunch of grapes; symbol, if any, off flan; all within border of dots in an incuse square. Casabonne Type 1. Cf. SNG BN 129 (fly to right on reverse). Cf. SNG Levante 41 (fly to right on reverse). Corroded surfaces, otherwise, nearly very fine.
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Starting Price: 75 CHF
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Lot 218
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 10.01 g, 8 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl and a palmette on the neck guard, and a necklace of pearls. Rev. ΣΟΛ Bunch of grapes on stem; all within triangular incuse square. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 169 var. (ΣΟ instead of ΣΟΛ). SNG Levante -. Well-centered and toned. Very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 219
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 9.88 g, 10 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl and a palmette on the neck guard, and a necklace of pearls. Rev. ΣΟΛI Bunch of grapes on stem; all within triangular incuse square. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 168 var (legend). SNG Levante -. Planchet flaws on obverse, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 250 CHF
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Lot 220
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 9.98 g, 5 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl and a palmette on the neck guard, and a necklace of pearls. Rev. ΣΟΛ Bunch of grapes on stem; all within triangular incuse square. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 170 var. (ΣΟΛI instead of ΣΟΛ). SNG Levante -. Well-struck and lightly toned. Good very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 221
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 18 mm, 9.80 g, 2 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl and a palmette on the neck guard, and a necklace of pearls. Rev. ΣΟΛ Bunch of grapes on stem; all within triangular incuse square. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 1 var (arrangement of legend). SNG Levante -. Toned. Very fine.
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Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 222
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 9.75 g, 2 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with griffin. Rev. Grape bunch on vine, with tendril at each sides; all within diamond-shaped incuse. Casabonne type 4. Cf. SNG BN 169-70 (ethnic). SNG Levante -. Toned. Soft cleaning scratches on obverse, light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 223
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 19 mm, 8.90 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl. Rev. ΣΟ-ΛΙ Bunch of grapes on stem; all within incuse diamond. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 170 (same obverse die). SNG Levante -. Light toning. Minor porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 224
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 9.34 g, 5 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl and a palmette on the neck guard, and a necklace of pearls. Rev. ΣΟΛI Bunch of grapes on stem; all within triangular incuse square. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 168 var (legend). SNG Levante -. Toned, and with a particularly nice reverse. Rough surfaces on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 225
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 9.69 g, 3 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with a griffin. Rev. ΣΟΛ-ΕΩΝ Grape bunch on vine; all within diamond-shaped incuse. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN -. SNG Levante -. Toned. Very fine.
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Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 226
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 21 mm, 10.63 g, 2 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl. Rev. ΣΟΛE Bunch of grapes on stem; A-B across field; all within triangular incuse square. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 173. SNG Levante 43 var (legend). Light toning. Minor flan flaws on obverse, and struck from a worn obvers die, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 250 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
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Lot 227
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 29 mm, 10.40 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing a crested Attic helmet, with a griffin rushing right on the bowl. Rev. ΣΟΛEΩΝ Bunch of grapes on stem; Σ-Α across field; all within triangular incuse square. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN -. SNG Levante 44 var (TI across field). Porous, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
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Lot 228
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 23 mm, 10.35 g, 12 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with a griffin. Rev. ΣΟΛ-ΕΩ-Ν Grape bunch on vine with leaf; across field, T-I; all within diamond-shaped incuse. Casabonne type 4. SNG BN 172 (same obverse die). SNG Levante 44 (same obverse die). Well-centered. Minor porosity and patchy toning, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 229
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 9.81 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with a griffin. Rev. ΣΟIΛΩΝ (sic) Grape bunch on vine with two leaves; to right, crescent. Casabonne type 4. Cf. SNG BN 176. Cf. SNG Levante 45. Deeply toned, struck on a broad flan, and quite pleasing. Very fine.
Current Bid: 350 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
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Lot 230
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 20 mm, 10.22 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet with griffin to right on the bowl; on neck plate, palmette. Rev. ΣΟΛΙ Bunch of grapes on stem with tendrils and leaf. Casabonne Type 5. Cf. SNG BN 176. Cf. SNG Levante 45. Good very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 231
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 21.5 mm, 10.05 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet with griffin to right on the bowl; on neck plate, palmette. Rev. ΣΟΛΙ (?) Bunch of grapes on stem with tendrils and leaf. Casabonne Type 5. Cf. SNG BN 176. Cf. SNG Levante 45. Nicely toned and finely detailed. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: 350 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
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Lot 232
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 21.5 mm, 9.29 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet with griffin to right on the bowl; on neck plate, palmette. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Bunch of grapes on stem with tendrils and leaf. Casabonne Type 5. Cf. SNG BN 176. Cf. SNG Levante 45. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 150 CHF
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Lot 233
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 21.5 mm, 9.86 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet with griffin to right on the bowl; on neck plate, palmette. Rev. ΣΟΛΙ Bunch of grapes on stem with tendrils and leaf. Casabonne Type 5. Cf. SNG BN 176. Cf. SNG Levante 45. Lightly toned. Very fine.
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Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 234
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 22 mm, 10.52 g, 7 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet with griffin to right on the bowl; on neck plate, palmette. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Bunch of grapes on stem with tendrils and leaf. Casabonne Type 5. Cf. SNG BN 176. SNG Levante -. Worn obverse die, minor porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 235
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 410-375 BC. Stater (Silver, 25 mm, 9.41 g, 1 h). Draped bust of Athena to right wearing crested Corinthian helmet and pearl necklace. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Bunch of grapes on stem with tendrils and leaf; in left field, ΘΕ; in right field, owl standing right, head facing. Casabonne type 7. Cf. SNG BN 177-81 (letters). SNG Levante -. Toned. Light porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
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Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 236
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 400-350 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.78 g, 9 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. Grape bunch on vine. Cf. Göktürk 3 (legend). Cf. SNG BN 185-7 (legend and controls). SNG Levante 47. Nicely toned and attractive. Very fine.
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Lot 237
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 400-350 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.73 g, 3 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. ΣO Grape bunch on vine. Göktürk 4. Cf. SNG BN 185-7 (legend and controls). SNG Levante 47. Nicely toned. Minor porosity. Good very fine.
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Lot 238
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 400-350 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.72 g, 7 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. Grape bunch on vine; to left, uncertain triangular object (tunny head or baetyl?). Gökturk -. SNG BN -. SNG Levante -. Probably imitative. Toned and well-centered. Very fine.
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Lot 239
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 400-350 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.55 g, 1 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛIKOΝ Grape bunch on vine. Cf. Göktürk 4 (legend). SNG BN 186. SNG Levante -. Toned. Good very fine.
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Lot 240
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 400-350 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.66 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Grape bunch. Cf. Göktürk 3 (legend). SNG BN 185. SNG Levante 47 (legend). Toned. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 241
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 400-350 BC. Obol (Silver, 11 mm, 0.70 g, 3 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. Σ-Ο Grape bunch on vine. Cf. Göktürk 4 (legend arrangement). Cf. SNG BN 185-7 (legend and controls). Cf. SNG Levante 148 (hemiobol, legend arrangement). Lightly toned. Good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
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Lot 242
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 400-350 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.65 g, 9 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Attic helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Grape bunch on vine between Α and Π. Cf. Göktürk 4 (legend and controls). Cf. SNG BN 186-7 (legend and controls). Cf. SNG Levante 43-5 (legend and controls). Toned. Good very fine.
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Starting Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 243
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 350-330 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.55 g, 2 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Rev. A-Π / Α-Λ (?) Grape bunch. Cf. Göktürk 5 (legend and controls). Cf. SNG BN 184 (legend and controls). SNG Levante -. Toned. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 244
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 350-330 BC. Obol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.62 g, 1 h). Helmeted head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Grape bunch on vine; in left field, monogram. Cf. Göktürk 5 (legend and no monogram). SNG BN 184 (control). SNG Levante -. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 245
CILICIA. Soloi. Circa 350-330 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 0.85 g, 7 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Grape bunch on vine; in right field, ΛΕ. Cf. Göktürk 5 (legend and without ΛΕ). SNG BN 186-7 (legend and controls). SNG Levante -. Toned. Obverse off-center, otherwise, good very fine.
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Starting Price: 30 CHF
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Lot 246
CILICIA. Soloi-Pompeiopolis. 2nd-1st centuries BC. (Bronze, 16 mm, 3.27 g, 1 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet. Rev. ΣΟΛΕΩΝ Grape bunch; in right field, two monograms. SNG BN 1182-7 var (monograms). Cf. SNG Levante 857 (monograms). Dark brown patina with earthen highlights around the devices. Very fine.
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Starting Price: 50 CHF
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Ex Levante collection
Lot 247
CILICIA. Mallos. Circa 425-385 BC. Drachm (Silver, 13 mm, 3.21 g, 6 h). Winged god advancing right, holding solar disk in both hands. Rev. MAP Panther walking left; all within incuse square. BMC -. SNG BN -. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG Levante 127 (this coin). SNG von Aulock -. Rare. Toned. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 248
CILICIA. Uncertain. 4th century BC. Tetartemorion (Silver, 5 mm, 0.15 g, 9 h). Male head with tight curls to right. Rev. Horned head of bearded Pan to left. Göktürk -. SNG BN -. SNG Levante 240. Toned. Very fine.
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Lot 249
KINGS OF CAPPADOCIA. Ariarathes I, 333-322 BC. Drachm (Silver, 19 mm, 5.05 g, 7 h), Imitating Mazaios, Gaziura. B'L GZYR (Aramaic) Baal of Gaziura seated left, holding grape bunch, grain ear, and eagle in his extended right hand, scepter in his left; monogram of ΠΥ below grapes. Rev. ARYDRT (Aramaic) Griffin standing left, attacking stag to left. HGC 7, 790. Simonetta 1a. Simonetta, Coins 1. Very rare. Toned. Minor porosity and deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Very rare horse head drachm of Seleukos
Lot 250
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Seleukos I Nikator, 312-281 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 3.62 g, 12 h), uncertain mint 18, in Areia, Margiana, or Baktria. Head of horned and bridled horse to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΣΕΛΕΥΣ (sic) Anchor; in left field, grape bunch. HGC 9, 40. SC 256.3. Very rare. A handsome issue, and with attractive light toning. Slightly rough surfaces, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 251
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Seleukos IV Philopator, 187-175 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 9.86 g, 1 h), Antioch on the Orontes. Draped bust of Dionysos to right, wreathed with ivy, thyrsos over far shoulder; to left, monogram. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΣΕΛΕΥΚΟΥ Prow of galley left. SC 1316.2a; HGC 9, 586. Dark brown patina with green earthen highlights. nearly very fine.
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Lot 252
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos IV Epiphanes, 175-164 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 1.61 g, 12 h), Ascalon. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos IV to right. Rev. B A Grape bunch; monogram to left. HGC 9, 728. SC 1496. Very rare issue. Rough surfaces. Fine.
Current Bid: 30 CHF
Starting Price: 30 CHF
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Lot 253
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Demetrios I Soter, 162-150 BC. Drachm (Subaeratus, 17 mm, 3.32 g, 11 h), imitating Antioch on the Orontes, year 161 = 152-151. Diademed head of Demetrios I to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟΥ Cornucopiae; below, monograms of ΠΑ and ΗΡ above ΑΞΡ. Cf. HGC 9, 806. Cf. SC 1642.3c. Nicely toned. Plating broken in spots on the reverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
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Lot 254
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Alexander I Balas, 152-145 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 2.50 g, 12 h), Antioch on the Orontes. Head of Dionysos right, wreathed with ivy. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Horned elephant standing left; to right, monogram of AY. HGC 9, 919. SC 1791.1a. Dark brown patina, and strongly struck. Light porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 255
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.33 g), Apameia on the Orontes, year 168 = 144-143. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos VI to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΔΙΟΝΥΣΟΥ / HΞΡ Apollo Delphios seated left on omphalos, testing arrow held in right hand, resting left hand on grounded bow; to outer left, grape bunch; between feet, monogram. HGC 9, 1036b. SC 2011.1a. Attractively toned and well-struck. Typical flan crack, otherwise, about extremely fine.
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Lot 256
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.16 g, 1 h), Antioch on the Orontes, either year 169 or 170 = 144-143 or 143-142. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos VI to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΔΙΟΝΥΣΟΥ / [ΘΞΡ or ΟΡ ΣΤΑ Apollo Delphios seated left on omphalos, testing arrow held in right hand, resting left hand on grounded bow; between feet, monogram of ΔΗΡ. HGC 9, 1036a. SC 2002.1c (year 169) or 2002.2d (year 170). Lightly toned. Good very fine.
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Lot 257
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 32 mm, 16.69 g, 12 h), Antioch on the Orontes, year OP = 170 = 143-142. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos VI to right. Rev. BAΣIΛΕΩΣ ANTIOXOY / EΠIΦANOYΣ ΔIONYΣΟY The Dioskouroi on galloping horses to left; to right, TPY above monogram of XAP and ΣTA; to left, OΡ; the whole within lotus wreath. HGC 9, 1032. SMA 242. SC 2000.3d. A lovely toned example. Obverse slightly off-center, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 258
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. (Bronze, 21 mm, 7.96 g, 12 h), Antioch on the Orontes, mid 143 (?) - circa 142. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos VI to right, wreathed with ivy. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΔΙΟΝΥΣΟΥ Elephant left, holding torch with raised trunk; to right, ΣΤΑ above palm branch (?). HGC 9, 1043. SC 2006b. Two-toned brown patina. Nearly very fine.
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Lot 259
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 7.30 g, 1 h), Antioch on the Orontes, mid 143 (?) - circa 142. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos VI to right, wreathed with ivy. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΔΙΟΝΥΣΟΥ Elephant left, holding torch with raised trunk; to right, ΣΤΑ above cornucopiae. HGC 9, 1043. SC 2006d. Dark brown patina. Good fine.
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Lot 260
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. (Bronze, 20 mm, 7.87 g, 1 h), Antioch on the Orontes, mid 143 (?) - circa 142. Radiate and diademed head of Antiochos VI to right, wreathed with ivy. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ ΕΠΙΦΑΝΟΥΣ ΔΙΟΝΥΣΟΥ Elephant left, holding torch with raised trunk; to right, ΣΤΑ above star. HGC 9, 1043. SC 2006c. Dark brown patina. Good fine.
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Lot 261
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. (Bronze, 21 mm, 6.84 g, 12 h), probably Apamea on the Axios. Diademed and radiate head of Antiochos VI to right. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY / EΠIΦANOYΣ ΔIONYΣOY Kantharos; palm to inner right, ΠΕΡ monogram in exergue. HGC 9, 1044. SC 2015.2. Dark brown patina. Porosity. Very fine.
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Lot 262
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Antiochos VI Dionysos, 144-142 BC. (Bronze, 16 mm, 5.16 g, 1 h), Uncertain mint, perhaps Chalkis by Belos, early 144. Diademed and radiate head of Antiochos VI to right. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY / EΠIΦANOYΣ ΔIONYΣOY Kantharos; palm to inner right, ΔΙ in exergue. HGC 9, 1049. SC 2017a. Dark brown patina. Obverse rough, otherwise, nearly very fine.
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Lot 263
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Alexander II Zabinas, 128-122 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 6.23 g, 12 h), Antioch on the Orontes, year 184 = 129-128. Diademed head of Alexander II to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ / ΔΠΡ Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in right hand and thyrsos in left; to outer left, Σ. HGC 9, 1161. SC 2229.2. Dark green patina and with a lovely portrait. Good very fine.
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Lot 264
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Alexander II Zabinas, 128-122 BC. (Bronze, 18 mm, 6.80 g, 1 h), Apamea on the Orontes (?). Head of youthful Dionysos to right, wreathed with ivy. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Winged Tyche standing left, wearing kalathos, holding rudder in right hand and cornucopiae in left. HGC 9, 1166. SC 2242.3. Contrasting brown patina. nearly very fine.
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Lot 265
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Cleopatra Thea & Antiochos VIII, 126/5-121/0 BC. (Bronze, 20 mm, 6.07 g, 12 h), Antioch on the Orontes, year 190 or 191 = 123-122 or 122-121. Radiate head of Antiochos VIII to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ ΚΛΕΟΠΑΤΡΑΣ / ΚΑΙ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ Owl standing right, head facing, on overturned amphora. HGC 9, 1189. Cf. SC 2263 (uncertain controls and date). Dark brown patina. Very fine.
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Lot 266
SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA. Cleopatra Thea & Antiochos VIII, 126/5-121/0 BC. (Bronze, 18 mm, 5.15 g, 12 h), Antioch on the Orontes, year 191 = 122-121. Radiate head of Antiochos VIII to right. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ ΚΛΕΟΠΑΤΡΑΣ / ΚΑΙ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΑΝΤΙΟΧΟΥ Owl standing right, head facing, on overturned amphora; in exergue, AqP and pilei. HGC 9, 1189. SC 2263.4c. Green patina with light earthen highlights, and with a wonderful portrait of the young king. Minor corrosion on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 267
SYRIA, Seleukis and Pieria. Apameia. 1st century BC. (Bronze, 21 mm, 9.15 g, 12 h), year 293 = 20-19 BC. Head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. ΑΠΑΜΕΙΑ / ΤΗΣ ΙΕΡΑΣ / ΚΑΙ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ Thyrsos; ΓqΣ (date) to inner left; X-P across field below. DCA 416. HGC 9, 1425. RPC I 4351. Dark brown patina with light earthen highlights. Good very fine.
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Lot 268
PHOENICIA. Marathos. 130/29-24/3 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 6.44 g, 1 h), year 148 = 112-111 BC. Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. Amrit (Phoenician) Double cornucopia and Aradian era date 148 in right field. Duyrat, Ateliers 347-51. HGC 10, 195. Attractive dark brown patina with sandy highlights. Very fine.
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Lot 269
JUDAEA, Herodians. Herod II Archelaus, 4 BCE-6 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.57 g, 5 h), Jerusalem. HPΔOY Grape bunch on vine with small leaf. Rev. EΘNAPΧOY Crested helmet; kerykeion to lower left. Hendin 1196. Meshorer 73. RPC I 4917. Green patina with sandy deposits. About very fine.
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Lot 270
JUDAEA, Herodians. Herod II Archelaus, 4 BCE-6 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.16 g, 8 h), Jerusalem. HPΔOY Grape bunch on vine with small leaf. Rev. EΘNAPΧOY Crested helmet; kerykeion to lower left. Hendin 1196. Meshorer 73. RPC I 4917. Dark green patina. Very fine.
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Lot 271
JUDAEA, Herodians. Herod II Archelaus, 4 BCE-6 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 16 mm, 2.12 g, 5 h), Jerusalem. HPΔOY Grape bunch on vine with small leaf. Rev. EΘNAPΧOY Crested helmet; kerykeion to lower left. Hendin 1196. Meshorer 73. RPC I 4917. Brown patina. Nearly very fine.
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Lot 272
JUDAEA, Herodians. Herod II Archelaus, 4 BCE-6 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 19 mm, 2.57 g, 8 h), Jerusalem. HPΔOY Grape bunch on vine with small leaf. Rev. EΘNAPΧOY Crested helmet; kerykeion to lower left. Hendin 1196. Meshorer 73. RPC I 4917. Dark brown patina. Nearly very fine.
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Lot 273
JUDAEA, Procurators. Valerius Gratus, 15-26 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 16 mm, 2.13 g, 11 h), Jerusalem, year 4 of Tiberius = 17-18 CE. IOYΛIA Vine leaf with small bunch of grapes. Rev. L-Δ Narrow-necked amphora with scroll handles. Hendin 1336. Meshorer 326. RPC I 4963. Dark green-black patina with sandy highlights. Very fine.
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Lot 274
JUDAEA, Procurators. Valerius Gratus, 15-26 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 16 mm, 1.79 g, 5 h), Jerusalem, year 4 of Tiberius = 17-18 CE. IOYΛIA Vine leaf with small bunch of grapes. Rev. L-Δ Narrow-necked amphora with scroll handles. Hendin 1336. Meshorer 326. RPC I 4963. Green patina. Nearly very fine.
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Lot 275
JUDAEA, First Jewish War. 66-70 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.39 g, 6 h), Jerusalem, year 2 = 67-68. "Year 2" (Paleo-Hebrew) Amphora with broad rim and two handles. Rev. "The freedom of Zion" (Paleo-Hebrew) Vine leaf on small branch with tendril. Hendin 1360. Meshorer 196. Brown patina. Some striking weakness, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 276
JUDAEA, First Jewish War. 66-70 CE. Prutah (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.56 g, 6 h), Jerusalem, year 2 = 67-68. "Year 2" (Paleo-Hebrew) around amphora with broad rim, and two handles, and conical lid decorated with tiny globes hanging around edge. Rev. "The freedom of Zion" (Paleo-Hebrew) Vine leaf on small branch with tendril. Hendin 1360. Meshorer 196 . Well centered. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 277
JUDAEA, Bar Kochba Revolt. 132-135 CE. Zuz or Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.44 g, 1 h), undated, attributed to year 3 = 134-135 CE. Simon (Paleo-Hebrew) within wreath of thin branches wrapped around eight almonds, with a medallion at top and tendrils at bottom; pairs of dots between each section of wreath. Rev. For the freedom of Jerusalem (Paleo-Hebrew) Fluted jug with handle on left; no willow branch. Hendin 1428. Meshorer 284. Mildenberg 132 (O19/R92). Overstruck on a drachm of Trajan, with the portrait and a few letters clearly defined on the reverse. Nearly extremely fine.
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Starting Price: 500 CHF
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Lot 278
JUDAEA, Bar Kochba Revolt. 132-135 CE. Small Bronze (Bronze, 19 mm, 3.08 g, 7 h), undated, attributed to year 3 = 134-135 CE. Simon (Paleo-Hebrew) Seven-branched palm tree with two bunches of dates. Rev. For the freedom of Jerusalem (Paleo-Hebrew) Bunch of grapes with branch and small leaf. Hendin 1440. Meshorer 302b. Mildenberg 158 (O4/R8). Dark brown patina with reddish earthen deposits. Very fine.
Current Bid: 120 CHF
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Lot 279
BACTRIA OR PARTHIA. Sophytes or Andragoras, circa 305-294 or 246/5-239/8 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 17 mm, 8.05 g, 7 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing modified Attic helmet, disc earring and pearl necklace; behind head, monogram. Rev. ΑΘΕ Owl standing to right, head facing; behind, in field to left, galley prow right and vine branch with leaf and bunch of grapes. Bopearachchi, Sophytes Series 1A. H. Nicolet-Pierre & M. Amandry, RN 1994, 43-5. SNG ANS 6. Toned. Very fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
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Lot 280
BACTRIA OR PARTHIA. Sophytes or Andragoras, circa 305-294 or 246/5-239/8 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14 mm, 3.21 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing modified Attic helmet, disc earring and pearl necklace. Rev. Eagle standing left, head right; above, caduceus and grape bunches on stalk. Bopearachchi, Sophytes Series 2A. Cf. SNG ANS 14-6 (no caduceus). Minor porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 281
BACTRIA OR PARTHIA. Sophytes or Andragoras, circa 305-294 or 246/5-239/8 BC. Drachm (Silver, 15 mm, 3.51 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing modified Attic helmet, disc earring and pearl necklace. Rev. Eagle standing left, head right; above, caduceus and grape bunches on stalk. Bopearachchi, Sophytes Series 2A. Cf. SNG ANS 14-6 (no caduceus). Attractive dark find patina. Roughness, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: 200 CHF
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Lot 282
BACTRIA OR PARTHIA. Sophytes or Andragoras, circa 305-294 or 246/5-239/8 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 11 mm, 1.73 g, 6 h). Head of Athena to right, wearing modified Attic helmet, disc earring and pearl necklace. Rev. Eagle standing left, head right; above, grape bunches on stalk. Bopearachchi, Sophytes Series 2A. SNG ANS 14-6. Very fine.
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Lot 283
BAKTRIA, Greco-Baktrian Kingdom. Agathokles, circa 185-180 BC. Double Unit (Copper-Nickel, 23 mm, 7.58 g). Draped bust of Dionysos to right, wearing wreath of ivy; thyrsos behind. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ AΓAΘOKΛEOYΣ Panther standing right with raised paw, grape vine before; in exergue, monogram of PK. Bopearachchi 5A. HGC 12, 94. SNG ANS 234-5. Rather nice for the issue. Reddish-brown patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 284
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy V Epiphanes, 205-180 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 21 mm, 5.93 g, 12 h), uncertain mint in Cyprus. Draped bust of Ptolemy V, as Dionysos, to right, thyrsos over left shoulder. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Eagle standing left on thunderbolt. SNG Copenhagen 637. Svoronos 1790. Realistic portrait type. Toned. Surface roughness, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 220 CHF
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Lot 285
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy V Epiphanes, 205-180 BC. Didrachm (Silver, 19 mm, 6.86 g, 12 h), uncertain mint in Cyprus. Draped bust of Ptolemy V, as Dionysos, to right, thyrsos over left shoulder. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Eagle standing left on thunderbolt. SNG Copenhagen 637. Svoronos 1793. Stylized portrait type. Lightly toned. Very fine.
Current Bid: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 286
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy XII Neos Dionysos (Auletes), 80-58 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 24 mm, 13.54 g, 12 h), Alexandria, regnal year 1 = 80. Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, aegis tied at neck. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; to left, L A; to right, ΠΑ. SNG Copenhagen 376. Svoronos 1847. Sharply struck. Slight area of flatness on the obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: 170 CHF
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Lot 287
KYRENAICA. Kyrene. Ophellas, Ptolemaic Governor, first reign, circa 322-313 BC. (Bronze, 18 mm, 6.87 g, 7 h). ΣΩ Gazelle standing to right; before, grape bunch on vine. Rev. Silphium plant. BMC 282. SNG Copenhagen -. Brown patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 140 CHF
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Lot 288
SYRTICA. Leptis Magna. Circa 108-30 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.91 g, 12 h). Head of Dionysos (Shadrapha) to left, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. MPQD LPQY (Neopunic) Club within laurel wreath. MAA 2. SNG Copenhagen 2-3. Choice for the issue. Dark brown patina. Small pit on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 289
MAURETANIA. Lixus. Circa 50-1 BC. (Bronze, 17 mm, 3.81 g, 8 h). Head of Chusor-Ptah to right. Rev. MPLL LKSh (Neopunic) Grape bunch. Cf. MAA 168 (Chusor-Ptah wearing bonnet). Cf. SNG Copenhagen 694-6 (Chusor-Ptah wearing bonnet). Very rare Green patina. Very fine.
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Lot 290
MAURETANIA. ŠMŠ. Circa 50-1 BC. (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.16 g, 6 h). Facing head of Baal-Melkart. Rev. "MQM SMS" in Neo-punic Star between grain ear and grape cluster. Laffaille, "Choix de Monnaies Grecques en Bronze", 200 = Laffaille 657 (this coin). Mazard 647 (as Lixus) var (position of symbols). MAA 179. Müller 250. SNG Copenhagen 711 (as Lixus) var (position of symbols). A rare piece with a pleasant pedigree. This is the cover coin in Wildwinds for the mint: understandably so, given its superlative obverse! Very fine.
Current Bid: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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Lot 291
PONTUS. Amisus. Marcus Aurelius, As Caesar, 139-161. (Bronze, 22 mm, 8.10 g, 6 h). AY KAI AYPHΛΙOC Bare head of Marcus Aurelius to right. Rev. AMICOY ΕΛΕVΘΕΡΑC Draped bust of a youthful Dionysos to left, wearing ivy wreath. RG 110. RPC IV.3 Online temp. 5322. SNG Copenhagen 190. Dark surface. Reverse fields a little rough, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 292
PONTUS. Cerasus. Caracalla, 198-217. (Bronze, 29 mm, 10.23 g, 6 h), year 145 = 208-209. AYT K M AYP ANTΩNINO Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. ΚΕΡΑCΟΥΝΤΙΩΝ ΕΤ ΡME Dionysus standing to left, holding kantharos in his right hand and thyrsos in his left; at feet to left, panther standing left, head turned back to catch drops of wine from kantharos. BMC -. Lingren & Kovacs -. Lindgren III -. RG -. SNG BN -. SNG Copenhagen -. SNG Hunterian -. SNG von Aulock -. From an extremely rare mint and apparently unpublished. Nice brown patina and with bold devices. Very fine.
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Lot 293
PONTUS. Neocaesarea. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 28 mm, 13.75 g, 7 h), year POH = 178 = 241-242. ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. ΚΟΙ ΠΟΝ ΜΗ ΝEΟΚΑΙCΑΡΙΑC / EΤ ΡΟΗ Agonistic crown containing two palms atop prize table; beneath, amphora; on either side, palm branch. Çizmeli 331 (D6/R36). RG 52. SNG von Aulock 6762 (same dies). Brown patina with light deposits. Pit in obverse field, otherwise, very fine.
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Rare provincial issue of Balbinus, ex Lindgren collection
Lot 294
BITHYNIA. Heraclaea Pontica. Balbinus, 238. Tetrassarion (Bronze, 23 mm, 5.62 g, 8 h). AYTO K Δ ΒΑΛΒΙΝΟC Α(ΥΓ) Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus to right; c/m: Δ within triangular incuse. Rev. ΗΡΑΚΛΕΩΤΑΝ ΠOΝΤΩ Dionysos standing facing, head turned to left, holding kantharos in his right hand and thyrsos with his left. BMC -. RG 201, pl. LXI, 12 (same dies). Lingren & Kovacs 122 (this coin). SNG Copenhagen -. SNG von Aulock 416 (same dies); for countermark: Howgego 789. Rare provincial issue of Balbinus. Good fine.
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Lot 295
BITHYNIA. Juliopolis. Vespasian, 69-79. (Bronze, 28 mm, 11.23 g, 6 h), struck under the proconsul Marcus Plancius Varus. ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙΣΑΡΙ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΩ ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΟ ΙΟΥΛΙΟ Laureate head of Vespasian to right. Rev. ΕΠΙ ΜΑΡΚΟΥ ΠΛΑΝΚΙΟΥ ΟΥΑΡΟΥ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟΥ Krater. RG 2. RPC II 666. Stumpf 343. Two-toned brown and tan patina. Surface roughness, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 296
BITHYNIA. Nikaia. C. Papirius Carbo, procurator, 62-59 BC. (Bronze, 25 mm, 8.08 g, 1 h), year ΔΚΣ = 224 = 59-58 BC. NIKAIΕΩN / ΔKΣ Head of Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath; to right monogram of ΠΑ. Rev. ΕΠΙ ΓΑΙΟΥ ΠΑΠΙΡΙΟΥ ΚΑΡΒΩΝΟΣ / ΡΩΜΗ Roma seated left on pile of shields, holding Nike in her right hand and spear in her left; to right, M. HGC 7, 590. RG 7. SNG von Aulock 532. Stumpf 116. Green patina. Light abrasions, scattered deposits, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 297
BITHYNIA. Nicaea. Vespasian, 69-79. (Bronze, 29 mm, 11.60 g, 6 h), struck under the proconsul Marcus Plancius Varus. ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΟΡΙ ΚΑΙΣΑΡΙ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΩ ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΩ ΝΕΙΚΑΙΕ Laureate head of Vespasian to right. Rev. ΕΠΙ ΜΑΡΚΟΥ ΠΛΑΝΚΙΟΥ ΟΥΑΡΟΥ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟΥ Draped bust of Dionysos to left, wearing ivy wreath. RG 47. RPC II 628. Brown patina. Surfaces slightly rough and fields lightly smoothed, otherwise, very fine.
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