nomos 3
10 May 2011
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zürich
Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. Denarius (Silver, 3.97 g 10), L. Caninius Gallus, 12 BC. AVGVSTVS Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. [L.CANINV]S GALLVS III.VIR Bearded barbarian kneeling right, wearing a cloak and offering up a vexillum. BMC 127. BN 560. Cohen 383. RIC 416. Beautifully toned and very sharply struck; a superb, lustrous piece. Reverse slightly off center, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 5000 CHF
Claudius. AD 41-54. Denarius (Silver, 3.66 g 4), 50-54. TI CLAVD CAESAR AVG GERM P M TRIB POT P P Laureate head of Claudius to right. Rev. AGRIPPINAE AVGVSTAE Draped bust of Agrippina Minor to right, wearing grain wreath. BMC 75. BN 82. Cohen 4. RIC 81. A magnificent, toned example with splendid portraits in high relief. Some slight porosity, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 12500 CHF
Civil Wars. AD 68-69. Denarius (Silver, 3.61 g 5), uncertain Spanish mint. LIBERTAS RESTITVTA Draped bust of Libertas to right,wearing necklace of pearls. Rev. S P Q R across round shield within an oak wreath tied at the bottom and closed at the top by a globe between two stars. BMC 12. CBN 10. Martin 91. RIC 27. Rare. A splendid, beautifully centered piece struck in high relief. Some scuffs on the reverse, otherwise probably the best known example and, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 6500 CHF
Estimate: 5000 CHF
Vitellius. AD 69. Denarius (Silver, 3.19 g 6), c. May-July 69. A VITELLIVS GERMAN IMP TR P Laureate head of Vitellius to right. Rev. CONCORDIA P R Concordia seated to left on throne, holding patera and cornucopiae. BMC 6. RIC 73. A sharp and attractive piece, well struck and in high relief. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 3000 CHF
Titus. AD 79-81. Denarius (Silver, 3.35 g 6), 79, after 1 July. IMP TITVS CAES VESPASIAN AVG P M Laureate head of Titus to right, with slight beard. Rev. TR P VIIII IMP XV COS VII P P Statue of a nude, radiate male figure, holding a spear and a parazonium, standing facing on a rostral column. BMC 29. CBN 23. Cohen 289. RIC 46. A sharp and well struck example, unusually well preserved. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Domitian. AD 81-96. Denarius (Silver, 3.49 g 6), 1 January -13 September 88. IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P VII Laureate head of Domitian to right, with slight beard. Rev. IMP XIIII COS IIII CENS P P P Minerva standing left, holding thunder bolt in her right hand, spear in her left and with a shield at her feet to right. BMC 120. BN 116. Cohen 234. RIC 580. Lustrous and beautifully toned with a magnificent portrait. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Estimate: 800 CHF
Nerva. AD 96-98. Denarius (Silver, 3.26 g 6), 19 September-31 December 96. IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR P COS II P P Laureate head of Nerva to right Rev. LIBERTAS PVBLICA Libertas standing left, holding pileus in her right hand and long scepter in her left. BMC 17. BN 10. Cohen 106. RIC 7. Attractive, toned and in high relief. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Estimate: 1000 CHF
Nerva. AD 96-98. Denarius (Silver, 3.34 g 6), Rome, 97. IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR POT Laureate head of Nerva to right. Rev. COS III PATER PATRIAE Simpulum, sprinkler, ewer and lituus. BMC 33. Cohen 48. RIC 24. Beautifully toned and with a superb portrait. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 2500 CHF
Nerva. AD 96-98. Aureus (Gold, 7.48 g 6), Late September - December 97. IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR P II COS III P P Laureate head of Nerva to right. Rev. FORTVNA AVGVST Fortuna standing left, holding rudder with her right hand and cornucopia with her left. BMC 57. Calicó 965. Cohen 70. RIC 28. Rare. A splendid example with exceptional fine and noble portrait. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: -1 CHF
Estimate: 20000 CHF
Trajan. AD 98-117. Denarius (Silver, 3.56 g 6), Rome, 104-107. IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P Laureate bust of Trajan to right, slight drapery on far shoulder. Rev. S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI Aequitas standing left, holding cornucopiae and scales. BMC 167. Cohen 462 var. RIC 169. A superb piece, perfectly centered and beautifully toned. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Estimate: 750 CHF
Trajan. AD 98-117. Denarius (Silver, 3.41 g 6), Rome, 114. IMP TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS VI P P Laureate and draped bust of Trajan to right. Rev. S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI View of the Column of Trajan: showing his statue on top, the two eagles at its base, and the entrance below. Bauten 50. BMC 452. BN 746. Cohen 558. Hill 618. RIC 292. Sharp, toned and most attractive. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 2000 CHF
Estimate: 2000 CHF
Trajan. AD 98-117. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 34mm, 23.22 g 6), Rome, c. 105. IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P Laureate bust of Trajan to right, drapery on far shoulder. Rev. S P Q R OPTIMO PRINCIPI S C Trajan, in armor, on horseback to right, hurling spear at fallen Dacian below him. BMC 839. BN 405. C. 508. Hill 216. RIC 543. A superb coin with a fine portrait and an exceptionally attractive, deep green patina. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 20000 CHF
Hadrian. AD 117-138. Denarius (Silver, 3.93 g 7), Rome, 119-122. IMP CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANVS AVG Laureate bust of Hadrian to right, drapery on far shoulder Rev. P M TR P COS III / SALVS AVG Salus seated to left on throne, holding out a patera in her right hand to feed a snake coiled around an altar to left. BMC 320. Cohen 1353. RIC 139. A remarkably fine piece, toned and sharp. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Estimate: 1000 CHF
Hadrian. AD 117-138. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 21.79 g 6), Rome, 119. IMP CAESAR TRAIANVS HADRIANVS AVG Laureate bust of Hadrian to right, drapery on far shoulder. Rev. PONT MAX TR POT COS III/SECVR AVG/ S C Securitas seated left. BMC 1163. Cohen 1397. RIC 569. Attractive green patina. A particularly nice example with a fine early portrait and excellent, original surfaces. Some minor scratches, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 3500 CHF
Antoninus Pius, 138-161. Aureus (Gold, 18 mm, 7.38 g, 6 h), Rome, 152-153. ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P XVI Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. COS IIII Antoninus Pius, togate and with bare head, standing to left, holding globe in his right hand and a baton in his left. BMC 796. Calicó 1521. Cohen 309. RIC 226. A coin with a fine portrait, nicely struck and centered. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 12000 CHF
Estimate: 15000 CHF
Antoninus Pius. AD 138-161. Denarius (Silver, 3.04 g 7), Rome, 159/160. ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P XXIII Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. FORTVNA COS IIII Fortuna standing right, holding rudder and cornucopiae. BMC 979. Cohen 383. RIC 300a. With a fine portrait of the now very elderly Pius. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Estimate: 400 CHF
Diva Faustina Senior. Died AD 140/1. Aureus (Gold, 7.10 g), c. 150. DIVA FAVSTINA Draped bust of Diva Faustina to right, her hair adorned with pearls and piled up on top of her head Rev. AVGVSTA Diademed and draped figure of Venus to left, raising her right hand and slightly lifting her skirt with her left. BMC - (but see p. 60, ‡). Calicó 1767. Cohen 127. RIC 367. A lovely coin with a portrait in high relief. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 20000 CHF
Estimate: 20000 CHF
Marcus Aurelius. AD 161-180. Aureus (Gold, 7.19 g 12), 178-179. M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right Rev. TR P XXXII IMP VIIII COS III P P Annona standing left, holding ears of corn in her right hand over a modius at her feet to left, and cornucopiae with her left hand; behind her to right, ship’s prow. BMC 771. C 957 var. Calicó 2019. RIC 389. A superb piece, particularly attractive. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 28000 CHF
Estimate: 20000 CHF
Septimius Severus. AD 193-211. Denarius (Silver, 3.39 g 11), Laodicea ad Mare, 197. L SEPT SEV PERT AVG IMP VIIII Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. P M TR P V COS II P P Fortuna standing left, holding rudder on glove and cornucopiae. BMC 464. Cohen 442. RIC 493. A bright attractive coin with a fine Eastern portrait. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 450 CHF
Estimate: 300 CHF
Julia Domna. Augusta, AD 193-217. Denarius (Silver, 3.13 g 6), Laodicea ad Mare, c. 196-202. IVLIA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Julia Domna to right, her hair waved with seven ridges. Rev. LAETITIA Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and rudder. BMC 604. Cohen 101. RIC 641. Bright and attractive. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Estimate: 300 CHF
Caracalla Caesar. 196-198. Denarius (Silver, 2.92 g 12), Laodicea ad Mare, 196-197. M AVR ANTON CAES PONTIF Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. SECVRITAS PERPETVA Minerva standing left, holding spear and shield. BMC 459. Cohen 566. RIC 330. Bold and attractive with a fine portrait. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Estimate: 400 CHF
Geta. AD 209-211. Denarius (Silver, 3.11 g 6), Rome, 211. P SEPT GETA PIVS AVG BRIT Laureate and bearded head of Geta to right. Rev. FORT RED TR P III COS II P P Fortuna reclining on the ground to right, resting right arm on wheel and holding a cornucopiae. BMC 10. Cohen 62. RIC 77. An elegant and attractive coin. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Estimate: 500 CHF
Elagabalus. AD 218-222. Denarius (Silver, 3.50 g 12), Rome, 219. IMP CAES M AVR ANTONINVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS II P P Roma seated left on throne, holding Victory and spear. BMC 88. Cohen 136. RIC 13. With a surprisingly elegant portrait. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 475 CHF
Estimate: 300 CHF
Maximinus I. AD 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 3.18 g 6), Rome, 236. IMP MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Maximinus, in military dress, standing left between two standards, raising his right hand in salute and holding spear in his left. BMC 77. Cohen 55. RIC 3. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Estimate: 300 CHF
Gordian III. AD 238-244. Antoninianus (Silver, 4.87 g 1), Rome, 241-243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGVSTI Hercules standing right, leaning on his club. Cohen 404. RIC 95. Beautifully centered and very well struck. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 200 CHF
Philip I. AD 244-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 4.09 g 6), Rome, 247-249. IMP PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate and draped bust of Philip I to right. Rev. FELI / CITAS / IMPP in three lines within laurel wreath. Cohen 39. RIC 60. Well struck and centered. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 300 CHF
Philip II. AD 247-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 3.95 g 6), Antioch. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip II to right. Rev. FIDES EXERCITAS Four military standards. Cohen 10. RIC 247. Bold and attractive. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 300 CHF
Pacatian. Usurper, circa AD 248-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 4.39 g 1), Viminacium. IMP TI CL MAR PACATIANVS P F AV Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pacatian to right, with short beard. Rev. PAX AETERNA Pax standing left, holding branch and transverse scepter. Cohen 6. RIC 5. Extremely rare. A remarkably well preserved and well struck example, one of the finest in existence. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 13000 CHF
Estimate: 15000 CHF
Hostilian. As Caesar, AD 250-251. Antoninianus (Silver, 3.68 g 6), Rome, 251. C VALENS HOSTIL MES QVINTVS N C Radiate and draped bust of Hostilian to right. Rev. MARS PROPVG Mars walking to right, helmeted and with spear and shield. Cohen 13. RIC 176 c. Well struck and with a very good portrait of the young prince. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Estimate: 400 CHF
Trebonianus Gallus. AD 251-253. Antoninianus (Silver, 3.98 g 7), Rome. IMP CAE C VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus to right Rev. FELICITAS PVBLICA Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus and cornucopiae. Cohen 37. RIC 33. With a remarkably elegant portrait. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Estimate: 400 CHF
Aemilian. AD 253. Antoninianus (Silver, 3.99 g 12), Rome, c. April-August 253. IMP AEMILIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Aemilian to right. Rev. MARTI PROPVGT Mars standing to left, holding spear and shield. Cohen 25. RIC 6. Rare, a superb, glossy coin, very well struck, surely one of the finest Aemilians in existence. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 3400 CHF
Estimate: 750 CHF
Carinus. AD 283-285. Aureus (Gold, 4.83 g 12), Siscia. IMP C M AVR CARINVS P F AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Carinus to right, with slight drapery on his far shoulder. Rev. ABVNDANTIA AVGG Abundantia standing left, pouring out fruits to left from cornucopiae held in both her hands. Cohen 1 var. Calicó 4341 var. RIC 308 var. (all with a differing obverse legend). Very rare. Lustrous and beautifully toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 23000 CHF
Estimate: 25000 CHF
Diocletian. AD 284-305. Aureus (Gold, 5.37 g 12), Nikomedia, 294. DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI / SMN Jupiter standing to left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and long scepter with his left. Biaggi 1716. Cohen 251. Calicó 4494. Depeyrot 2/4. Lukanc 2. RIC 5a. Rare. A clear and pleasant example. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: -1 CHF
Estimate: 6000 CHF
Diocletian. AD 284-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.35 g 12), Nicomedia, c. 295-296. DIOCLETIANVS AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. VICTORIAE SARMATICAE / SMNΓ Camp gate with four turrets, open doors with two leaves and star above arch of the door. RIC 25a. Very rare. A superb piece. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 3100 CHF
Estimate: 1750 CHF
Diocletian. AD 284-305. Argenteus (Silver, 2.26 g 12), Ticinum, c. 295. DIOCLETIANVS AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / T Camp gate with three turrets and open door. Jelocnik -. RIC -. Extremely rare, if not unknown. A few minor areas of weakness, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Estimate: 1250 CHF
Diocletian. AD 284-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.25 g 12), Aquileia, c. 300. DIOCLETIANVS AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. XCVI / A Q all within wreath. RIC 16a. RSC 548b. Extremely rare and exceptionally nice. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 2000 CHF
Estimate: 2500 CHF
Diocletian. AD 284-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.33 g 12), Thessalonica, c. 302. DIOCLETIANVS AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / .T.S.Γ. Camp gate with three turrets and open door. RIC 15a. Very rare and unusually nice. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1700 CHF
Estimate: 1650 CHF
Diocletian. AD 284-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.73 g 12), Serdica, 303/4-305. DIOCLETIANVS AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM /SM.SDB. Camp gate with three turrets and open door. Gautier 4. RIC 1a. Very rare. Lustrous and attractive. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 2.77 g 6), Siscia, c. 294. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with eight towers. RIC 32 b. Beautifully toned and in superb condition. Tiny scratch on the reverse, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1550 CHF
Estimate: 1200 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 2.72 g 12), Siscia, c. 294-295. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with eight towers. RIC 43b. Lustrous and bright. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.29 g 6), Siscia, c. 295. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVGG / *SIS Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with seven towers. Apparently unpublished for Maximianus, but cf. RIC 54 (Constantius and Galerius Caesares). Extremely rare. Lustrous, bright and well-struck. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.32 g, 12 h), Nicomedia, c. 295-296. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VICTORIAE SARMATICAE / SMNΓ Camp gate with with doors thrown back and four turrets. RIC 25b. Rare. Well struck and centered. Some remaining deposits of horn silver on the reverse, otherwise. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1800 CHF
Estimate: 1400 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.26 g 6), Carthage, c. 296-298. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. F ADVENT AVGG NN / S Africa standing facing with head to left. RIC 13b. Rare. Some dark spots but otherwise lustrous and, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 2200 CHF
Estimate: 1600 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.32 g 6), Aquileia, c. 300. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. XCVI / AQ within wreath. RIC 16b. A superb piece, lustrous and in high relief. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Estimate: 2000 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 5.32 g 6), Siscia, c. 300. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGG / *SIS Camp gate with with open door and three turrets. Cf. RIC 63b but of unusually heavy weight. Extremely rare. With a few minor deposits, otherwise very sharp, attractive and, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 2000 CHF
Estimate: 2250 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.54 g 6), Siscia, c. 300. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGG / *SIS Camp gate with with open door and three turrets. RIC 63b. Very rare. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1800 CHF
Estimate: 1400 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (3.25 g 6), Thessalonica, c. 302. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / TS.A. Camp gate with with doors thrown back, star above arch and four turrets. RIC 11b var. (not recorded with this officina). Extremely rare. Bright and well struck. Tiny flan crack, otherwise, virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 2000 CHF
Estimate: 1400 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.47 g 12), Serdica, c. 303/4-305. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM /.SM.SDE. Camp gate with open door and three turrets. Gautier 12. RIC 1b. Very rare. Beautifully struck. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1500 CHF
Estimate: 1800 CHF
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.33 g 12), Serdica, c. 303/4-305. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM /.SM.SDA. Camp gate with open door and three turrets. Gautier -. RIC 1b var. (not known with this officina). Very rare. Lustrous and very attractive. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1900 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Maximianus. As Senior Augustus (2nd reign), AD 308-310. Argenteus (Silver, 3.73 g 5), Rome, c. 307-310. IMP MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / R S Camp gate with three turrets and open door. RIC 192. Beautifully toned and with a superb portrait. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 6500 CHF
Estimate: 2200 CHF
Galerius. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.05 g 12), Siscia, c. 295. MAXIMIANVS NOB C Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / *SIS Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with six towers. RIC 61. Very rare. Lustrous and attractive. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Estimate: 1250 CHF
Galerius. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.31 g 5), Rome, c. 298-299. MAXIMIANVS CAES Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / R - F / Δ Camp gate with open door and three turrets. RIC 44b. Very rare. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Galerius. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.05 g 12), Aquileia, c. 300. MAXIMIANVS CAESAR Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. XCVI /AQ within wreath. RIC 17b. Rare and attractive. Minor scrape on the obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Estimate: 1250 CHF
Galerius. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.36 g 11), Thessalonica, c. 302. MAXIMIANVS NOB C Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. CONCORDIA MILITVM / TS.Γ. Camp gate with doors thrown open, star above arch and four turrets. RIC 8. Extremely rare. Lustrous and well struck. Virtually as struck.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 2000 CHF
Galerius. AD 305-311. Argenteus (Silver, 3.22 g 12), Serdica, c. 305-306. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM /.SM.SDA. Camp gate with open door and three turrets. Gautier -. RIC 11b var. (this officina unknown). Very rare. Lustrous and well struck. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 1600 CHF
Galerius. AD 305-311. Argenteus (Silver, 3.20 g 1), Serdica, c. 305-306. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM /.SM.SDE. Camp gate with open door and three turrets. Gautier -. RIC 11b. Very rare. Lustrous and with a large portrait head. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Estimate: 1600 CHF
Galerius. AD 305-311. Argenteus (Silver, 3.46 g 12), Trier, c. 306-307. MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / PTR Camp gate with doors thrown open, two stars and four turrets. RIC 635. Very rare. A beautifully toned, superb piece. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 8500 CHF
Estimate: 2000 CHF
Galerius. AD 305-311. Argenteus (Silver, 3.41 g 11), Alexandria, c. 305-307. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG / ALE Alexandria, or Tyche, wearing mural crown and long robes, standing left, holding the head of Serapis in her outstretched right hand and long scepter in her left; to right, Δ. Unrecorded, but for NAC 51, 2009, 416 (same dies). Extremely rare. A remarkable coin of great interest, beautifully struck and very sharp. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 7500 CHF
Estimate: 7000 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 2.76 g 12), Siscia, c. 294/295. CONSTANTIVS CAESAR Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VICTORIA SARMAT Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with eight towers. RIC 35a. Very rare. Lustrous and perfectly struck. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 2.72 g 1), Siscia, c. 294-295. CONSTANTIVS CAESAR Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with eight towers. RIC 47a. A lovely toned example.. Tiny flan crack, otherwise, virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Estimate: 1200 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.32 g 6), Siscia, c. 295. CONSTANTIVS CAESAR Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / SIS Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with six towers. Cf. RIC 53 (but unpublished for Constantius Caesar). Very rare. Perfectly struck. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.03 g 12), Siscia, c. 295. CONSTANTIVS NOB C Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / *SIS Four Tetrarchs sacrificing over a tripod altar before the gate of a camp with six towers. Cf. RIC 61 (but not known for Constantius Caesar). Very rare. Lustrous and well centered. Slightly softly struck, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 1400 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.36 g 12), Nicomedia, c. 295. CONSTANTIVS CAESAR Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / SMNΓ Camp gate with with doors thrown back and four turrets. RIC 21. Very rare. Nicely centered and struck. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1280 CHF
Estimate: 1600 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.38 g 12), Alexandria, c. 295-296. CONSTANTIVS CAES Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / ALE Camp gate with with open door and three turrets; to right, B. RIC 12 var. (officina letter to left). Extremely rare. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1900 CHF
Estimate: 1500 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 295-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.26 g 12), Aquileia, c. 295-300. CONSTANTIVS CAESAR Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / AQΓ Camp gate with with open door and three turrets. Apparently unknown and unpublished. Of great rarity. Some minor deposits and a few scrapes on the obverse, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 3000 CHF
Estimate: 1400 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.02 g 12), Carthage, c. 296-298. CONSTANTIVS CAES Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. FEL ADVENT AVGG NN / T Africa standing facing, with lion and bull at her feet. RIC 12a. Very rare. Lustrous and well centered. Reverse lightly struck, otherewise, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1800 CHF
Estimate: 1600 CHF
Constantius I. As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.65 g 6), Aquileia, c. 300. CONSTANTIVS CAESAR Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. XCVI /AQ within wreath. RIC 17a. Very rare. Lustrous and attractive. Tiny bangs on the obverse and reverse, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1120 CHF
Estimate: 1400 CHF
Constantius I, As Caesar, AD 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 3.27 g, 6 h), Siscia, c. 303. CONSTANTIVS NOB C Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGG / SIS Camp gate with open door and four turrets. RIC - (but cf. 73 with a camp gate that has doors). Exremely rare. Fresh and sharp. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 1750 CHF
Constantius I. AD 305-306. Argenteus (Silver, 3.25 g 6), Siscia, c. 305-306. CONSTANTIVS AVG Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGG / SIS Camp gate with open door and four turrets. RIC -, but see the note on p. 473 for the Madrid specimen of this type, then unique. Extremely rare. A lustrous coin with some minor marks. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Estimate: 1600 CHF
Constantius I. AD 305-306. Argenteus (Silver, 3.25 g 12), Serdica, c. 305-306. CONSTANTIVS AVG Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / SM.SDΔ. Camp gate with open door and three turrets. Gautier 25. RIC 11a. Very rare. A lustrous, superb example. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Estimate: 1800 CHF
Severus II. As Caesar, AD 305-306. Argenteus (Silver, 2.91 g 12), Serdica, c. 305-306. SEVERVS NOB C Laureate head of Severus II to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / .SM.SDB. Camp gate with open door and three turrets. Gautier 24 var. (different officina). RIC - (but cf. 11). Tkalec 17 May 2010 456 (same dies but damaged). Extremely rare. Beautifully preserved. . Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 20000 CHF
Estimate: 17500 CHF
Maximinus II. As Caesar, AD 305-309. Argenteus (Silver, 3.16 g 12), Alexandria, c. 305-307. MAXIMINVS NOB CAES Laureate head of Maximinus to right Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG / B /ALE Turreted figure of Alexandria standing left, holding long sceptre in her left hand and head of Serapis in her right. RIC -. See NAC 52, 2009, 597 (same dies). Of great rarity, only the third example known). Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 12000 CHF
Estimate: 7500 CHF
Maximinus II. As Caesar, AD 305-309. Argenteus (Silver, 3.33 g 11), Serdica, c. 306-307. MAXIMINVS NOB C Laureate head of Maximinus II to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM /.SM.SDΓ. Camp gate with open door and three turrets. Gautier 27. RIC 22. Very rare. Lustrous, sharp and attractive. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 3200 CHF
Estimate: 1600 CHF
Constantine I. As Caesar, AD 306-309. Argenteus (Silver, 3.61 g 12), Trier, c. 306-307. CONSTANTINVS NOB C Laureate head of Constantine Caesar to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / PTR Camp gate with open door and four turrets. RIC 638. Very rare. Beautifully toned and superb. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 10000 CHF
Estimate: 3000 CHF
Constantine I. AD 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 2.77 g 6), Siscia, 319. IMP CONSTANT - INVS AVG Bust of Constantine to left, wearing a close-fitting helmet adorned with a crest and two stars, holding a spear in his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield over his left. Rev. VICT LAETAE PRINC PERP /.ΓSIS. Two Victories standing facing each other, holding, between them, a shield inscribed VOT/PR on an altar. RIC VII, p. 434, 82 var. (this officina not recorded). Extremely rare, with a remarkable obverse bust and a fine olive green patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Estimate: 400 CHF
Licinius I. AD 308-324. Follis (Billon, 4.52 g 12), Heraclea, 313-314. IMP C VAL LICIN LICINIVS P F AVG Laureate head of Licinius I to right. Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI / SMHT Jupiter, nude but for cloak over his shoulder, standing left, holding Victory on globe in his right hand and long scepter in his left; to left, eagle standing left, holding wreath in his beak and looking back at Jupiter; to right, Δ. RIC 6. A splendid, fresh, unusually nice example, with considerable surface silvering. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Estimate: 250 CHF
Theodosius II. AD 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 4.48 g 6), Constantinople, 408-420. DN THEODO-SIVS P F AVG Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Theodosius facing, wearing pearl diadem and holding spear in his right hand and with a shield bearing a cavalryman riding over a fallen foe over his left shoulder. Rev. CONCORDI-A AVGGH / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, head to right, holding long staff in her right hand and Victory on globe in her left; in field to left, star. Depeyrot 73/2. RIC 202. An unusually nice example, lustrous and well-struck. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Estimate: 2000 CHF
Justa Grata Honoria, Augusta, circa AD 426-450. Tremissis (Gold, 1.48 g, 6 h), Rome or Ravenna, c. 430-437. D N IVST GRAT HONORIA P F AVG Diademed and draped bust of Honoria to right, wearing pearl necklace and with a cross on her shoulder. Rev. COMOB Cross within wreath. Depeyrot 47/10. DOC LRC 868. RIC X, 2068. Very rare. Lightly struck but clear and attractive. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: -1 CHF
Estimate: 4500 CHF
Leo I, 457-474. Solidus (Gold, 4.49 g 6), Constantinople, c. 460-468. D N LEO PERPET AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Leo facing, holding a spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield over his left embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe. Rev. VICTORIA AVGGG B / CONOB Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross. RIC X, 605. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1200 CHF
Estimate: 1200 CHF
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