obolos 6
20 November 2016
Webauction
Lot 892
Severina, Augusta, 270-275. Denarius (Bronze, 21mm, 2.25 g 1), Rome, 275. SEVERINA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Severina to right. Rev. VENVS FELIX / Δ Venus standing left, holding unidentified object (perfume box, apple?) in her right hand and long scepter with her left. RIC 6. RIC online 1858. A nice example with some original silvering. Reverse slightly doubled, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 893
Tacitus, 275-276. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 4.02 g 6), Lugdunum. IMP C CL TACITVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Tacitus to right. Rev. PAX PVBLICA Pax standing facing, head turned to left, holding branch in right hand and transverse scepter in left. RIC 45. RIC online 3253. An attractive, nearly fully silvered piece with an elegant portrait. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A lovely Antoninianus of Tacitus
Lot 894
Tacitus, 275-276. Antoninianus (Bronze, 23mm, 4.11 g 12), Ticinum, early - June 276. IMP C M CL TACITVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Tacitus to right. Rev. PROVIDE AVG / Q Providentia standing left, holding globe in her right hand and transverse scepter with her left. RIC 152. RIC online 3434. Nice and attractive. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 895
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Bronze, 23mm, 4.02 g 12), Siscia, 277. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate bust of Probus in imperial mantle to left, holding eagle-tipped scepter in his right hand. Rev. PAX AVG / T / XXI Pax standing left, holding branch in her right hand and transverse scepter with her left. Cohen 408. RIC 704. An attractive example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 896
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Bronze, 23mm, 2.99 g 1), Rome, 277. VIRTVS PROBI AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield over his left shoulder. Rev. ADVENTVS PROBI AVG Probus on horseback to left, raising his right hand and holding spear in his left; at ground to left, captive. RIC 166. Almost intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 897
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 25mm, 4.21 g 6), Lugdunum, 278-9. IMP C PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. TEMPOR FELICI / I Felicitas standing right, holding long caduceus in right hand and cornucopiae in left. Cohen 713. RIC 104. Nearly fully silvered. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 898
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.76 g 6), Lugdunum, 279. IMP PROBVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Probus to right, seen from behind. Rev. VICTORIA GERM / R(crescent)A Trophy with captives to left and right. Cohen 768. RIC 222. Nearly fully silvered. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 899
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.69 g 6), Rome, 281. PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. FIDES MILITVM / R(thunderbolt)Є Fides standing facing, head left, holding two signa. Cohen 252. RIC 170. Nearly fully silvered. A littly soft on the head, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 900
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.97 g 11), Lugdunum, 282. IMP C PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. SPES AVG / C Spes walking left, holding flower in right hand and raising skirt with left. Cohen 701. RIC 128. A scarce issue from the last year of Probus’ reign. Nearly fully silvered. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 901
Carus, 282-283. Antoninianus (Billon, 25mm, 4.73 g 7), Lugdunum. IMP C M AVR CARVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Carus to right. Rev. PAX AVG / B Pax standing facing, head turned to left, holding branch in right hand and transverse scepter in left. Cohen -. RIC 10. Nearly fully silvered and struck on a broad flan. Slightly rough, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 902
Carinus, as Caesar, 282-283. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.91 g 1), Lugdunum. CARINVS NOBIL CAES Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Carinus to right. Rev. SAECVLI FELICITAS / D (retrograde) Carinus, in military attire, standing left, holding a globe in his left hand and a spear in his right. Cohen 117. RIC 152. A scarce variety with retrograde officina mark. Nearly fully silvered. Minor flatness on the obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 903
Carinus, as Caesar, 282-283. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 4.15 g 1), Lugdunum. CARINVS NOBIL CAES Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Carinus to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENTVT / C Carinus, in military attire, standing left, holding globe in right hand and standard in left. Cohen 96. RIC 151. A nearly fully silvered piece with an unusually noble portrait. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 904
Carinus, as Caesar, 282-283. Antoninianus (Billon, 24mm, 4.68 g 11), Lugdunum. CARINVS NOBIL CAES Radiate and cuirassed bust of Carinus to left, holding spear over right shoulder and shield on left. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENTVT / C Carinus, in military attire, standing left, holding globe in right hand and inverted spear in left. Cohen 93. RIC 150. Rare. Very fine.
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Lot 905
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Bronze, 22mm, 3.85 g 12), Ticinum, December 286 - March 287. IMP C VAL DIOCLETIANVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. Rev. HERCVLI CONSERVAT / SXXIT Hercules standing right, holding lion-skin and club set on rock. Cohen 136. RIC 212. Dark patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 906
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.84 g 6), Lugdunum, 287-289. IMP C DIOCLETIANVS P AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right, seen from behind. Rev. IOVI TVTATORI AVGG / P Jupiter standing left, holding Victory on globe in right hand and scepter in left; at feet to left, eagle standing left. Cohen 295.RIC 54. Nearly fully silvered. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 907
Diocletian, 284-305. Follis (Bronze, 28mm, 9.97 g 12), Antioch, 302-303. IMP C DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / ς / ANT* Genius, naked but for cloak, standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left. RIC 56. A well-struck and beautifully toned example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
From the F. Trau Collection, 1935
Lot 908
Maximianus, first reign, AD 286-305. Aureus (Gold, 21mm, 4.63 g 7), Siscia, 286. IMP C MA VAL MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVGVSTORVM Hercules standing facing, his head turned to right, his right hand resting on club, holding lion skin and bow with his left. Calicó 4746. Cohen 617. Depeyrot 1/11 (this coin cited). RIC V 573. Rare. Scratch on Maximianus’ cheek and a few minor nicks on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 3600 CHF
Starting Price: 2500 CHF
Lot 909
Maximianus, 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.37 g 0), Lugdunum, 292. IMP MAXIMIANVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVGG Hercules, naked, standing right, resting right hand on hip and holding club set on rock in left hand; lion skin beside club. Cohen 567. RIC 441. A sharply struck and nearly fully silvered example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 910
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 18mm, 3.21 g 12), Treveri, 298-299. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM The Tetrarchs sacrificing over tripod before city enclosure; below, club. RIC 123b. Flan crack, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 911
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Follis (Bronze, 27mm, 9.32 g 6), Ticinum, struck circa 300-303. IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. SACRA MONET AVGG ET CAESS NOSTR / P T Moneta standing left, holding scales with her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. RIC 43b. A lovely example with fine toning. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A lovely Follis of Galerius
Lot 912
Galerius, as Caesar, 293-305. Follis (Bronze, 27mm, 10.80 g 6), Siscia, struck circa 296. MAXIMIANVS NOB CAES Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / Δ / *SIS Genius, naked but for cloak, standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left. RIC 98. An attractive example with an elegant portrait and almost intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 913
Galerius, as Caesar, 293-305. Follis (Bronze, 27mm, 8.89 g 12), Siscia, 301. MAXIMIANVS NOB CAES Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. SACRA MONET AVGG ET CAESS NOSTR / * - Γ / SIS Moneta standing left, holding scales in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. RIC 135b. Nicely struck and nearly fully silvered. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A lustrous and sharp Argenteus of Galerius
Lot 914
Galerius, 305-311. Argenteus (Silver, 20 mm, 3.49 g, 12 h), Serdica, 305. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / SM•SDЄ• Three-turreted camp gate without doors. RIC 11b. A fresh example with mint luster. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
Lot 915
Divus Maximianus, died 310. Follis (Bronze, 20mm, 2.94 g 1), Rome, struck under Constantine I, 317-318. DIVO MAXIMIANO SEN FORT IMP Laureate and veiled head of Maximianus to right. Rev. REQVIES OPTIMOR MERIT / RT Maximianus seated left on curule chair, raising his right hand and holding scepter in his left. RIC 104. A well-centered and clear piece with a dark green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A rare and interesting lead seal of the first Tetrarchy
Lot 916
The first Tetrarchy, circa 293-305. Seal (Lead, 16mm, 8.23 g). Laureate and draped busts of the four Tetrarchs; two on left, two on right. Rev. Rare and interesting. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 917
The first Tetrarchy, circa 293-305. Seal (Lead, 23mm, 7.85 g). The four Tetrarchs standing, two on left and two on right, holding spear or scepter in left arm; all in oval incuse. Rev. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A rare and nearly fully silvered Follis of Constantine I
Lot 918
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.21 g 6), Ticinum, 318-319. IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG Cuirassed bust of Constantine to left, with high-crested helmet and spear across right shoulder. Rev. VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP / ST Two Victories standing facing one another, holding shield inscribed VOT/PR on altar. RIC 83. Rare and nearly fully silvered. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 919
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.31 g 6), Treveri, 318-319. IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG Cuirassed bust of Constantine to left, with high-crested helmet and spear across right shoulder. Rev. VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP / PTR Two Victories standing facing one another, holding shield inscribed VOT/PR on altar. RIC 208A. An attractive piece with intact silvering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 920
Constantine I, 307/10-337. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.57 g 5), Treveri, 326. CONSTANTINVS AVG Laureate bust of Constantine I to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / PTR(crescent) Camp gate with two turrets and no doors; above, star. RIC 475. Well struck and attractive. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
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An outstanding Follis of Constantine I
Lot 921
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 20mm, 3.21 g 12), Constantinople, late 327. CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Diademed head of Constantine to right, his view to God. Rev. CONSTANTINIANA DAFNE / B / CONS Victory seated left on cippus, her head turned to right, holding palm frond with each hand; to her left, trophy; at her feet, kneeling captive left, with his head turned right. RIC 32. An outstanding example in excellent condition. With a lovely green patina. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 922
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.15 g, 12 h), Constantinople, 327-328. CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Diademed head of Constantine to right. Rev. LIBERTAS PVBLICA / Є / CONS Victory standing front on gally, her head turned to left, holding wreath in each hand. RIC 25. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
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A most attractive Follis
Lot 923
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.70 g 6), Constantinople, 327-328. CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Diademed head of Constantine to right. Rev. LIBERTAS PVBLICA / B / CONS Victory standing front on galley, her head turned to left, holding wreath in each hand. RIC 25. A particularly attractive example with some silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A particularly attractive Follis with Sol Invictus
Lot 924
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 23mm, 4.56 g 1), Treveri, 310-313. IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine to right. Rev. SOLI INVICTO COMITI Radiate and draped bust of Sol to right. RIC 890. A most attractive coin with dark glossy patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 925
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.56 g 6), Arles, 330-331. CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine to right. Rev. GLORIA EXERCITVS / P CONST Two soldiers, helmeted, standing front, looking at each other; each holding spear in right hand and resting left on shield; between them, two standards; in field, star. RIC 345. A particularly nice example with lovely toning. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 926
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.92 g 9), barbarous imitation of a Siscia mint issue, struck circa 4th to early 5th century. Degenerated legend Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Constantine to right. Rev. Degenerated legend / SIS Two Victories standing facing one another, holding shield on altar. Cf. De Wit 13. Attractive green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
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Lot 927
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.95 g 6), Heraclea, 316-317. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to left, holding mappa in his right hand and globe and scepter in his left. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / HTA Campgate with three turrets and no doors. RIC VII 15. A beautiful example with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 928
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.67 g 12), Heraclea, 316-317. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to left, holding mappa in his right hand and globe and scepter in his left. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / HTB Campgate with three turrets and no doors. RIC VII 15. An excellent example with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 929
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 17mm, 3.07 g 1), Cyzicus, 317-320. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to left holding mappa in his right hand and globe and scepter in his left. Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI AVGG / wreath - B / SMK Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing front, his head turned to left, holding Victory set on globe in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. RIC VII 9. A lovely example with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 930
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 20mm, 3.80 g 11), Nicomedia, 317-320. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to left holding mappa in his right hand and globe and scepter in his left. Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI AVGG / palm - S / SMN Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing front, his head turned to left, holding Victory set on globe in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. RIC VII 24. A magnificent example with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 931
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 3.01 g 6), Thessalonica, 318-319. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Licinius to right. Rev. VOT XX / MVLT / XXX / TSA in four lines within oak-wreath. RIC 33. An attractive example with almost intact silvering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 932
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 2.85 g, 12 h), Heraclea, 318-320. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to right, holding mappa in his left hand and globe and scepter in his right. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / Λ / SMHB Campgate with three turrets and no doors. RIC VII 48 var. (differing bust type). Attractive and fully silvered. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 933
Commemorative Series, 330-354. Follis (Bronze, 16mm, 2.38 g 12), Lugdunum, struck under Constantine I, 330-331. VRBS ROMA Helmeted and mantled bust of Roma to left. Rev. •PLG She-wolf standing left, suckling the twins Romulus and Remus; above, two stars. RIC 242. A most attractive coin. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 934
Commemorative Series, 330-354. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.91 g 6), Constantinople, under Constantine I, 333-335. VRBS ROMA Helmeted and mantled bust of Roma to left. Rev. CONSE• She-wolf standing left, suckling Romulus and Remus; above, two stars. RIC 78. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
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Lot 935
Commemorative Series, 330-354. Follis (Bronze, 15mm, 1.38 g 10), imitating Urbs Roma type, attributed to an irregular mint somewhere in East Anglia, Britain, struck circa 335-339. Degenerated legend Helmeted and mantled bust of Roma to left. Rev. Degenerated legend She-wolf standing left, head turned right, suckling the twins Romulus and Remus; above, two stars. Cf. CNG E-sale 350, 2015, 585. For prototype, cf. RIC 247. An interesting and rare piece. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 936
Helena, Augusta, 324-328/30. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 2.66 g 6), Treveri, 326. FL HELENA AVGVSTA Diademed and mantled bust of Helena to right. Rev. SECVRITAS REI PVBLICE / STR(pellet-in-crescent) Securitas standing left, holding branch in her right hand and lifting up hem. RIC 481. An attractive and nicely toned piece. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 937
Helena, Augusta, 324-328/30. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 2.73 g 6), Treveri, 327-328. FL HELENA AVGVSTA Diademed and draped bust of Helena to right. Rev. SECVRITAS REI PVBLICE / STRE Securitas standing left, holding branch in her right hand. LRBC 41. RIC 508. Nicely toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Rare 1/3 Siliqua of the time of Constantine I
Lot 938
Anonymous issues, time of Constantine I. 1/3 Siliqua (Silver, 12mm, 0.88 g 12), Constantinople, circa 330. Pearl diademed and draped female bust (of Helena?) to right, wearing earring and necklace. Rev. K within border of dots. Bendall RN 158, 2002, p. 141, 4. Cohen 287 (Constantine II). Mazzini 287. Rare. An attractive example sharply struck and of particularly good style. Obverse slightly double struck and with a few deposits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 1000 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
A lovely Follis of Constantine II with a rare bust type
Lot 939
Constantine II, as Caesar, 316-337. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 3.43 g 6), Treveri, 321. CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine II Caesar to left, holding Victory on a globe in his upraised right hand and a mappa in his left. Rev. BEATA TRAN-QVILLITAS / PTR Globe on top of an altar inscribed VO / TIS / XX; above, three stars. RIC 327. Rare. With an attractive dark green patina. Some edge roughness, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 940
Constantine II, as Caesar, 316-337. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.77 g 7), Siscia, 321-324. CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C Laureate head of Constantine to right. Rev. CAESARVM NOSTRORVM / ΔSIS VOT / X in two lines within wreath. RIC 182. A splendid example with lovely surfaces. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 941
Constantine II, as Caesar, 316-337. Follis (Bronze, 20mm, 3.52 g 6), Treveri, 326. CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine II to left. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE CAESS / PTR(crescent) Camp gate with two turrets and no doors; above, star. RIC 479. With a charming portrait of the young Caesar, then ten years old. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 942
Constantius II, as Caesar, 324-337. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.16 g 6), Constantinople, 326-327. FL IVL CONSTANTIVS NOB C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to left. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE CAESS / A / CONS Camp gate; above, star. RIC 10. Nearly fully silvered. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 943
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 20mm, 2.98 g 6), Constantinople, 337-340. Rosette-diademed head of Constantius II to right, his eyes raised to God. Rev. C•S Victory standing left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left. Cohen 12. RIC 18. Rare. Slightly rough surfaces, two flan cracks and a few scratches on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 944
Constans, 337-350. Semissis (Gold, 17mm, 2.18 g 2), Siscia, circa 340-350. CONSTANS P F AVG Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constans to right; all within wreathed border. Rev. VICTORIAE DD NN AVGG / (branch)SIS(branch) Two Victories facing each other, holding shield between them inscribed VOT / X / MVLT XV. Cohen 175. Depeyrot 14/5. RIC 143. An extremely rare issue. Several scratches and scuffs, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 800 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 945
Constantius II, 337-361. Follis (Bronze, 23mm, 5.08 g 6), Constantinople, 348-351. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to right. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATIO /CONSA Helmeted soldier to left, shield on left arm, spearing fallen horseman who is beardless and falls forward on neck of horse. RIC 78. Attractive patina highlighting details. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A most attractive Follis of Constantius II
Lot 946
Constantius II, 337-361. Follis (Bronze, 24mm, 7.33 g 6), Constantinople, 348-351. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to right. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATIO / Γ / CONSA* Helmeted soldier to left, shield on left arm, spearing fallen horseman who is bearded with extended arm and turns to face soldier. RIC 82. Well centered and attractive green patina. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 947
Constantius II, 337-361. Follis (Bronze, 21mm, 3.84 g 12), Constantinople, 348-351. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to left, holding globe with his right hand. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATIO / CONSA Constantius standing left, holding labarum with his right hand and shield set on ground with his left; at his feet to left, two bound captives with peaked caps. RIC 84. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 948
Constantius Gallus, Caesar, 351-354. Follis (Bronze, 23mm, 5.08 g 6), Alexandria, 351-354. D N CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius Gallus to right. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATIO / Γ / ALEA Helmeted soldier to left, shield on left arm, spearing fallen horseman, wearing cap who is bearded with extended arm and turns to face soldier. RIC 74. With an attractive portrait. Some areas of weakness, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 949
Constantius II, 337-361. Follis (Bronze, 22mm, 6.39 g 5), Alexandria, 351-355. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to right. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATIO / Γ / ALEΓ Helmeted soldier to left, shield on left arm, spearing fallen horseman, wearing cap who is bearded with extended arm and turns to face soldier. RIC 72. Details attractively highlighted. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 950
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 18mm, 1.80 g 6), Sirmium, 351-355. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constantius to right. Rev. VOTIS / XXX / MVLTIS / XXXX in four lines within wreath; SIRM. RIC VIII 15. RSC 342-3e. Nicely toned and sharply struck. Minor flan crack at 1 o’clock, otherwise, good very fine.
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Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 951
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 21mm, 3.46 g 5), Constantinople, 351-355. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to right. Rev. VOTIS XXX MVLTIS XXXX in four lines within wreath; in exergue, C•A. RIC 102. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A rare Solidus of Magnentius
Lot 952
Magnentius, 350-353. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.48 g 6), Aquileia, 351-352. D N MAGNENTIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVG LIB ROMANOR / SMAQ Victory and Libertas standing facing one another, supporting trophy between them. Bastien 343 var. (pellet stops in reverse legend). Depeyrot 7/1. RIC 134. Rare and attractive. Slightly wavy flan, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 2800 CHF
Starting Price: 2000 CHF
Lot 953
Julian II, as Caesar, 355-360. Siliqua (Silver, 17mm, 1.89 g 11), Arelate, 360-1. DN IVLIANVS NOB CAES Bare-headed, draped and curaissed bust of Julian II to right. Rev. VOTIS V MVLTIS X in four lines within wreath; in exergue, CON. RIC 264. Toned. Old ink number on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 954
Julian II, 361-363. Follis (Bronze, 27mm, 7.64 g 6), Lugdunum. D N FL CL IVLIANVS P F AVG Draped and cuirassed bust of Julian to right, wearing pearl diadem. Rev. SECVRITAS REI PVB / LVGDOFFP Bull standing right; above, two stars. RIC 236. Minor smoothing, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A sharp and nicely toned Siliqua of Jovian
Lot 955
Jovian, 363-364. Siliqua (Silver, 16mm, 1.83 g 6), Arelate, 363-364. D N IOVIANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Jovian to right. Rev. VOT / V / MVLT / X / SCONST in four lines within wreath. RIC 329. Rare. A lovely and nicely toned piece. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 750 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 956
Jovian, 363-364. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.16 g 5), Sirmium. D N IOVIANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Jovian to right. Rev. VOT V MVLT X within wreath; in exergue, ASIRM. RIC 118. Pleasant brown patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 957
Valentinian I, 364-375. Siliqua (Silver, 17mm, 1.93 g 6), Arles, 364-367. D N VALENTINIANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Valentinian to right. Rev. RESTITVTOR REIP / OF - III / CONST Valentinian standing facing, his head turned to right, holding labarum with his right hand and Victory set on globe in his left. Cohen 19. RIC 6a. Nicely toned and clear. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 958
Valens, 364-378. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.77 g 1), Siscia, circa Februar 364 - August 367. D N VALENS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Valens to right. Rev. RESTITVTOR REIP / ASISC Valens standing facing, heard right, holding labarum in right hand and Victory on globe in left. RIC 6b. Pleasant brown patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
An extraordinary Solidus of Gratian
Lot 959
Gratian, 367-383. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 3.56 g 6), a contemporary imitation. D N GRATIANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Gratian to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGG / TRORT (sic!) Valentinian I and Gratian enthroned facing, each with right hand on a globe between them; above, Victory facing with wings spread; palm frond between. Cf. RIC 49b. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 960
Gratian, 367-383. Follis (Bronze, 17mm, 1.99 g 6), Siscia, 367-375. D N GRATIANVS P F AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Gratian to right. Rev. GLORIA ROMANORVM / Q - K/P / ΔSISCR Gratian advancing right, with his right hand dragging captive and holding labarum with his left. RIC 14c. A particularly nice and well-struck coin with an attractive dark green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A beautiful and pedigreed Solidus of Gratian
Lot 961
Gratian, 367-383. Solidus (Gold, 22mm, 4.49 g 6), Antioch, 372. D N GRATIANVS AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Gratian to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM / ANOBЄ Victory seated right on cuirass, inscribing VOT / V / MVL / X on shield; in field to right, christogram. Cohen 41. RIC 21c. A lovely coin with a great reverse. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
A lovely and pedigreed Solidus of Valentinian II
Lot 962
Valentinian II, 375-392. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.47 g 1), Constantinople, 383-387. D N VALENTINIANVS P F AVG Pearl- and rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Valentinian to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGGGG ς / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on lion throne, her head turned to right, with right foot on prow, holding scepter with her right hand and globe in her left. Cohen 4 var. Depeyrot 38/3. RIC 46d. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1400 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
A rare Siliqua of Flavius Victor
Lot 963
Flavius Victor, 387-388. Siliqua (Silver, 14 mm, 1.34 g, 12 h), Mediolanum. D N FL VICTOR P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Flavius Victor to right. Rev. VIRTVS ROMANORVM / MDPS Roma seated front on throne, holding globe in her right hand and reverted spear with her left. RIC 19b. Rare. A most attractive example with fine old cabinet toning. Struck on a slightly short flan, otherwise. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 964
Theodosius II, 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 22mm, 4.41 g 6), Constantinople, 408-420. D N THEODOSIVS 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. CONCORDIA AVGG ς / CONO Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head turned to right, wearing helmet, holding a spear with her right hand, Victory on a globus in her left, and with her right foot on a prow; in field to left, star. Depeyrot 73/2. RIC 202. Minor scratch on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 965
Theodosius II, 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 22mm, 4.27 g 12), Constantinople, 6th officina, 420-422. D N THEODO - SIVS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Theodosius II facing, turned slightly to the right, holding spear in his right hand and with a shield ornamented with a cavalryman spearing a fallen foe over his left shoulder. Rev. VOT XX - MVLT XXX S / CONOB Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross. Depeyrot 74/2. RIC 219. A very attractive example. A few very minor flan faults, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 950 CHF
Starting Price: 800 CHF
A particularly beautiful Solidus of Theodosius II from Thessalonica
Lot 966
Theodosius II, 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.50 g 6), Thessalonica, 424/5-430. D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, helmeted, and cuirassed bust of Theodosius facing slightly right, holding spear over his right shoulder and shield decorated with horseman spearing a fallen enemy. Rev. GLOR ORVIS TERRAR / TESOB Theodosius standing facing, holding labarum in his right hand and globus cruciger in his left; in field to left, star. Depeyrot 51/1. RIC 365. A particularly beautiful example. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 967
Theodosius II, 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.35 g 6), Constantinople, 425-429. D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Theodosius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. SALVS REI PVBLICAE S / CONOB Two nimbate emperors, the larger on the left Theodosius II and the smaller on the right Valentinian III, both wearing consular robes and holding a mappa in their right hands and a cross in their left. RIC 237. Some scratches on obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
A rare AE of Johannes
Lot 968
Johannes, 423-425. AE (Bronze, 12mm, 1.18 g 7), Rome. D N IOHANNES P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Johannes to right. Rev. SALVS REI PVBLICE / ЄRM Victory advancing left, holding trophy over her right shoulder and dragging captive; Christogram to left. RIC X 1916. Nice and attractive dark patina. Some areas of weak striking, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 969
Marcian, 450-457. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.42 g 5), Constantinople. D N MARCIANVS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed three-quarter facing bust of Marcian, head turned slightly to the right, holding spear in his right hand and with shield over his left shoulder. Rev. VICTORIA AVGGGI / CONOB Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross in her right hand; in field to right, star. Depeyrot 87/1. RIC 510. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 970
Leo I, 457-474. Tremissis (Gold, 14mm, 1.38 g 6), Constantinople. D N LEO PERPET AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Leo to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM / CONOB Victory facing, her head turned to left, holding globus cruciger in her left hand and wreath in her right; to right, star. Depeyrot 93/3. RIC 635. Attractive and nice. Some die rust and light scratch on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Virtually as struck
Lot 971
Leo I, 457-474. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.52 g 5), Constantinople, circa 462 or 466. D N LEO PERPET AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Leo facing, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield, embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORIA AVGGG B / CONOB Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross; in field to right, star. Depeyrot 93/1. RIC 605. Minor flan fault on reverse, otherwise, virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 600 CHF
Lot 972
Leo I, 457-474. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.44 g 5), Thessalonica, circa 462 or 466. D N LEO PERPET AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Leo facing, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield, embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORIA AVGGG / THESOB Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross; two stars to left and right. Depeyrot 59/1. RIC 618. Sharp and clear. Scuff on mouth, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 973
Leo I, 457-474. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.46 g 6), Constantinople, c. 462 or 466. D N LEO PERPET AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Leo facing, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield, embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORIA AVGGG Є / CONOB Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross; in field to right, star. Depeyrot 93/1. RIC 605. Struck on a broad flan. Obverse slightly double struck, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 974
Anastasius I, 491-518. Half follis (Bronze, 28mm, 8.92 g 6), Constantinople, 498-518. D N ANASTASIVS P P AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Anastasius to right. Rev. Large K; to left, cross; to right, Δ. DOC 24e. SB 25. Earthern highlights. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 975
Justinian I, 527-565. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.41 g 6), Constantinople. D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVI Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian facing, holding globus cruciger in his right hand and shield with his left. Rev. VICTORIA AVGGG Z / CONOB Angel standing facing, holding long cross with right hand and globus cruciger in left; in field to right, star. DOC 7. MIB 22. SB 138. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 976
Justinian I, 527-565. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.50 g 6), Constantinople. D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVI Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian facing, holding globus cruciger in his right hand and shield with his left. Rev. VICTORIA AVGGG B / CONOB Angel standing facing, holding long cross with right hand and globus cruciger in left; in field to right, star. DOC 7. MIB 22. SB 138. An attractive and lustrous piece. Minor striking flatness, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 977
Justinian I, 527-565. Follis (Bronze, 41 mm, 23.47 g, 7 h), Constantinople, RY 13 = 539-540. D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVC Diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian facing, holding globus cruciger and shield; in field to right, cross. Rev. A / N / N / O - XIII / CON Large M; above, cross; below, B. DOC 38b. SB 163. Light green patina highlighting details. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 978
Justinian I, 527-565. Follis (Bronze, 41mm, 23.32 g 6), Nicomedia, RY 13 = 539-540. D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVC Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian facing, holding globus cruciger in his right hand and shield with his left; in field to right, cross. Rev. A / N / N / O - X / II / I / NIK Large M; above, cross; below, B. DOC 117b. MIB 114. SB 201. A lovely example with a fine dark green patina. Struck on a broad flan. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 105 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 979
Justinian I, 527-565. Follis (Bronze, 42 mm, 22.64 g, 7 h), Nicomedia, RY 15 = 541-542. D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVC Diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian facing, holding globus cruciger and shield; in field to right, cross. Rev. A / N / N / O - X / Ч / NIKO Large M; above, cross; below, B. DOC 120b. SB 201. Even brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 980
Justinian I, 527-565. Follis (Bronze, 40mm, 22.30 g 6), Theoupolis (Antioch), RY 13 = 539-540. D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVC Diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justinian facing, holding globus cruciger and shield; in field to right, cross. Rev. A / N / N / O - X III / ΘVΠO Large M; above, cross; below, A. DOC 215a. SB 218. Details highlighted by earthern deposits. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 981
Justin II, 565-578. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.52 g 6), Constantinople. D N IVSTINVS P P AVI Diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Justin facing, holding Victory on globe in his upraised right hand and with a shield bearing a horseman over his left shoulder. Rev. VICTORIA AVCCC B / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing, her head turned to right, holding spear in her right hand and globus cruciger in her left. DOC 4b. SB 345. An attractive piece. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 982
Justin II, 565-578. Pentanummium (Bronze, 14mm, 1.67 g 12), Constantinople. Monogram of Justin II and Sophia. Rev. Large Є; to right, cross. DOC 60e. SB 364. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 983
Justin II, 565-578. Pentanummium (Bronze, 17mm, 2.27 g 7), Constantinople. Monogram of Justin II and Sophia. Rev. Large Є; to right, cross. DOC 60e. SB 364. Attractive earthern highlights. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Virtually as struck
Lot 984
Maurice Tiberius, 582-602. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.48 g 6), Constantinople. d N mAVRC TIb P P AVC Draped and cuirassed bust of Maurice facing, wearing diademed and plumed helmet and holding globus cruciger in his right hand. Rev. VICTORIA AVCC Є / CONOB Angel standing facing, holding globus cruciger in his left hand and long, christogram-topped cross in his right. DOC 5. SB 478. A lustrous example with mint luster. Some striking weakness, otherwise, virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 985
Maurice Tiberius, 582-602. Half Follis (Bronze, 22mm, 4.54 g 1), Constantinopolis, Year 8 = 589/90. D N MAUP TIbE P P A Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Mauricius facing, holding globus cruciger and shield. Rev. Large K; cross above, Δ below; A/N/N/O ςII (date) across field. DOC 53e. SB 497. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 25 CHF
Lot 986
Maurice Tiberius, 582-602. Follis (Bronze, 27mm, 11.12 g 6), Theoupolis (Antioch), RY 14 = 595-596. D N MAVΓ- CNPAVC Crowned bust of Maurice Tiberius facing, wearing consular robes, holding mappa with his right hand and eagle-tipped scepter in his left. Rev. A / N / N / O - X / IIII / tHEUP’ Large M; above, cross; below, ϵ. DOC 166c. SB 533. Desert patina highlighting details. About very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 987
Phocas, 602-610. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.39 g 7), Constantinople, 607-609. d N FOCAS PERP AVI Draped and cuirassed bust of Phocas facing, wearing crown and holding a globus cruciger in his right hand. Rev. VICTORIA AVGЧ ε / CONOB Angel standing facing, holding globus cruciger in his left hand and long, christogram-topped cross in his right. DOC 10e. MIB 9. SB 620. An attractive and well-centered piece. Minor graffito on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 988
Phocas, 602-610. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.50 g, 7 h), Constantinople, 607-610. d N FOCAS PERP AVI Draped and cuirassed bust of Phocas facing, wearing crown and holding a globus cruciger in his right hand. Rev. VICTORIA AVGЧ I / CONOB Angel standing facing, holding globus cruciger in his left hand and long, christogram-topped cross in his right. DOC 10j. SB 620. Some light scratches by neck on obverse, otherwise. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 989
Phocas, 602-610. Solidus (Gold, 23mm, 4.52 g 7), Constantinople. d N FOCAS PЄRP AVC Crowned facing bust of Phocas wearing consular robes, holding mappa in right hand and cross in left. Rev. VICTORIA AVCCΓ / CONOB Angel standing facing, holding staff surmounted by staurogram in right hand and globus cruciger in left. DOC 4 (unlisted officina). SB 623. Struck on an unusually broad flan. Minor die rust on the obverse and a flan fault on the reverse, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 750 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 990
Constans II, with Constantine IV, 641-668. Solidus (Gold, 20 mm, 4.34 g, 7 h), Constantinople, 654-659. d N CONStANtINЧS C CONSt Crowned and draped facing busts of Constans, wearing long beard, and Constantine; above, cross. Rev. VICTORIA AVςЧ Θ / CONOB Cross potent set on three steps. DOC 25i. MIB 26. SB 959. Some areas of weak striking, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
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