obolos 7
9 July 2017
Webauction
Anonymous. Quinarius (Silver, 14 mm, 1.73 g), Rome, after 211 BC. Helmeted head of Roma to right; behind, V. Rev. The Dioscuri galloping to right; below, in linear frame, ROMA in relief. Crawford 44/6. Sydenham 169. Well centered and attractive. Minor flan crack on 6´, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
D. Junius Silanus L.f, 91 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.56 g), Rome. Helmeted head of Roma to right; behind, N. Rev. D SILANVS L F / ROMA Victory in biga to right, holding reins in both hands; above, XX. Crawford 337/3. Sydenham 646. Junia 15. Nicely strucked and toned. Reverse slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
L. Calpurnius Piso Frugi, 90 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.79 g, 5 h), Rome. Laureate head of Apollo to right; behind, grasshopper; below chin, C. Rev. L PISO FRVGI Jockey riding galloping horse to right, holding palm branch; above, E; in the field below, star. Crawford 340/1. Sydenham 669a. Babelon Calpurnia 11. Toned and clear. Slightly off center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
L. Calpurnius Piso Frugi, 90 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.76 g, 12 h), Rome. Laureate head of Apollo to right; behind, inverted anchor; below chin, B. Rev. L PISO FRVGI Jockey riding galloping horse to right, holding palm branch; above, D; Below, star. Crawford 340/1. Sydenham 669a. Babelon Calpurnia 11. A beautiful example with great surfaces. Reverse slightly off center, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
L. Censorinus, 82 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.68 g, 9 h), Rome. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. L CENSOR Marsyas, bald-headed, walking left, with right arm raised and holding wine-skin over left shoulder. Behind, column bearing statue of Victory. Cr. 363/1d. Sydenham 737. Clearly struck and nicely toned; Exceptional details. Obverse off center,, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Q. Antonius Balbus, 83-82 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.80 g, 6 h), Rome. Laureate head of Jupiter to right; behind neck, S C. Rev. Q ANTO BALB / PR Victory in quadriga to right, holding reins and palm branch in her left hand and wreath in her right; below, Q. Babelon (Antonia) 1. Crawford 364/1d. Sydenham 742. Light iridescent toning. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
C. Servilius Vatia, Restored issue, 82-80 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.82 g, 8 h), Rome. ROMA Laureate head of Apollo right; B above lituus to left; mark of value below chin. Rev. C.SERVEIL Horseman galloping to left, holding round shield inscribed with M, spearing horseman trying to defend himself with a sword. Babelon Servilia 7. Sydenham 720. RBW 1390. Crawford 370/1b. Well struck . Minor scratches on the obverse and struck on a tight flan, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 125 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
A. Postumius A.f. Sp.n. Albinus, 81 BC. Denarius Serratus (Silver, 19 mm, 3.93 g, 2 h), Rome. Draped bust of Diana to right with bow and quiver over her shoulder; above, bucranium. Rev. A POST A F - S N ALBIN A togate figure standing left on rock, holding an aspergillum over the head of an ox standing right; between them, lit altar. Babelon Postumia 7. Cr. 372/1. Sydenham 745. A nice, well centered example with an intriguing reverse. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
Q. Caecilius Metellus Pius, 81 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.54 g, 6 h), Military mint traveling with Sulla’s army in northern Italy. Diademed head of Pietas to right; to right, stork standing right. Rev. IMPER Jug and lituus; all within laurel wreath. Babelon (Caecilia) 44. Crawford 374/2. Sydenham 750. Well struck and clear example with an interesting toning. Struck on a tight flan, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
L. Sulla, 81 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.72 g, 12 h), Uncertain mint. Diademed head of Venus right, wearing necklace and earrings. Rev. Double cornucopia; in the field below Q. Crawford 375/2. Sydenham 755. Cornelia 33. RBW 1398. Scarce, well struck in a broad flan. Obverse struck from a somewhat worn obverse die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
C. Naevius Balbus, 79 BC. Denarius Serratus (Silver, 18 mm, 3.52 g, 5 h), Rome. Diademed head of Venus to right, wearing earring and pearl necklace; behind, S.C. Rev. C NAE BALB Victory in triga to right, holding reins in both hands; above, control mark XII. Babelon (Naevia) 6. Crawford 382/1b. Sydenham 769b. Extremely well centered and clear with a nice darkish toning. Minor areas with striking flatness, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
M. Volteius M.f, 75 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.48 g, 8 h), Rome. Head of Bacchus (or Liber) right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. M.VOLTEI.M.F Ceres, standing in chariot, holding lighted torches, driving biga of snakes right; chandelier behind. Crawford 385/3. Syd. 776. Volteia 3. Nicely struck with an elegant portrait of Bacchus. Minor scratch on the obverse and struck on a short flan, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
P. Satrienus, 77 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.72 g, 5 h), Rome. Helmeted head of Roma to right; behind, XXXIIII. Rev. ROMA / P SATRIE / NVS She-wolf advancing left, right forepaw raised. Babelon (Satriena) 1. Crawford 388/1a. Sydenham 781a. Broad flan, nicely toned. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
P. Galba, 69 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.55 g, 4 h), Rome. S.C Veiled and draped bust of Vesta to right. Rev. AE - CVR / P.GALB Knife, culullus and axe. Babelon (Sulpicia) 6. Crawford 406/1. Sydenham 838. Nicely toned and well centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
M. Plaetorius M.f. Cestianus, 57 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.95 g, 5 h), Rome. CESTIANVS S.C Bust of female deity to right, draped and wearing the helmet of Minerva, the laurel wreath of Apollo, the crown of Isis, the wings of Victory and with the bow and quiver of Diana on her back and with a cornucopia before. Rev. M.PLAETORIVS.M.F.AED.CVR. Eagle, with spread wings and head to right, standing facing on thunderbolt. Babelon (Plaetoria) 4. Crawford 409/1. Sydenham 809. Well centered, clear and sharp example of a very interesting type. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Q. Pomponius Musa, 66 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.94 g, 6 h), Rome. Laureate head of Apollo to right; behind, lyre key. Rev. Q POMPONI MVSA Calliope standing to right, playing lyre resting on a short column. Crawford 410/2b. Babelon (Pomponia) 10. Sydenham 812. Same dies as Heritage (18.4.2013) lot 24805. Well centered example with nice details. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
L. Roscius Fabatus, 59 BC. Denarius Serratus (Silver, 19 mm, 3.74 g, 6 h), Rome. L ROSCI Head of Juno Sospita to right wearing goat-skin headress; behind, key. Rev. FABATI Girl standing right, facing serpent; in field to left, unidentified symbol. Babelon (Roscia) 3. Crawford 412/1, symbols 58. Sydenham 915. Some original mint luster on the reverse. Obverse slightly off center, otherwise, fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
L. Scribonius Libo, 62 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.71 g, 7 h), Rome. BON EVENT / LIBO Diademed head of Bonus Eventus to right. Rev. PVTEAL / SCRIBON Puteal Scribonianum, decorated with garland and two lyres; at base, hammer. Babelon (Scribonia) 8. Crawford 416/1a. Sydenham 928. Well centered and clear example. About very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 80 CHF
Q. Cassius Longinus, 55 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.72 g, 1 h), Rome. Q CASSIVS VEST Veiled head of Vesta right. Rev. Curule chair within temple of Vesta; urn to left, voting tablet inscribed AC (Absolvo Condemno) to right. Crawford 428/1. Sydenham 917. Cassia 9. Well struck and nicely toned. Some striking flatness and reverse slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
P. Fonteius P.f. Capito, 55 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.91 g, 3 h), Rome. P FONTEIVS CAPITO III VIR CONCORDIA Diademed and draped head of Concordia to right. Rev. T DIDI - VIL PVB / IMP The Villa Publica in Campus Martius. Babelon Fonteia 18 and Didia 1. Cr. 429/2a. Sydenham 901. Well struck and clear with a nice toning. Slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Cn. Plancius, 55 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.50 g, 11 h), Rome. CN PLANCIVS AED CVR S C Female head (the personification of Macedonia) to right, wearing causia, pendant earring and necklace. Rev. Cretan goat standing to right; behind, bow and quiver. Babelon (Plancia) 1. Crawford 432/1. Sydenham 933. Nicely toned and centered. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
C. Coelius Caldus, 53 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.81 g, 11 h), Rome. C COEL CALDVS / COS Head of C. Coelius Caldus (Cos 94 BC); behind, tablet inscribed L.D. Rev. CALDVS.III VIR Radiate head of Sol to right; behind, S and oval shield with thunderbolt; before, round Macedonian shield. Crawford 437/1a. Sydenham 892. Well centered and clear example. Flan flaws on the reverse, remnands from a possible brockage , otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Man. Acilius Glabrio, 49 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 4.02 g, 3 h), Rome. SALVTIS Laureate head of Salus to right. Rev. MN ACILIVS III VIR VALETV Valetudo standing left, resting left arm on column and holding snake in her right hand. Babelon (Acilia) 8. Crawford 442/1a. Sydenham 922. Lustrous and clear with sharp areas. Some striking flatness , otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
Man. Acilius Glabrio, 49 BC. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.61 g, 12 h), Rome. SALVTIS Laureate head of Salus to right, wearing pearl necklace. Rev. MN ACILIVS III VIR VALETV Valetudo standing left, resting her left arm on a column behind her and holding a snake with her right hand. Babelon (Acilia) 8. Crawford 442/1a. Sydenham 922. CRI 16. Well struck with a splendid reverse. Some minor scratch on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
A desirable brockage denarius
L. Hostilius Saserna, 48 BC. Denarius brockage (Silver, 18 mm, 3.85 g, 12 h), Rome. Bare head of a Gallic woman to right, with long disheveled hair; behind, carnyx. Rev. The same type incuse. For original type: Babelon (Hostilia) 4. Crawford 448/3. CRI 19. Sydenham 953 . A very well preserved brockage, nicely toned. Slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Albinus Bruti f, 48 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.53 g, 8 h), Rome. PIETAS Bare head of Pietas right . Rev. ALBINVS / BRVTI F Clasped hands holding winged caduceus. Crawford 450/2. CRI 26. Sydenham 942. Postumia 10. Well struck with sharp areas. Some striking flatnes and remains of a graffito on the obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 85 CHF
T. Carisius, 46 BC. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.41 g, 6 h), Rome. MONETA Head of Juno Moneta to right, wearing earring and necklace. Rev. T.CARISIVS Coining implements: anvil, tongs, hammer, punch die; all within wreath. Babelon (Carisia) 1. Crawford 464/2. CRI 70. Sydenham 982b. A coin of high importance, struck on a broad flan. Some striking flatness, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 225 CHF
Starting Price: 175 CHF
L. Mussidius Longus, 42 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.95 g, 12 h), Rome. Radiate and draped bust of Sol facing, turned slightly to right. Rev. The same type incuse. For original type: Babelon (Mussidia) 7. Crawford 494/43a. CRI 189. Sydenham 1094. A very interesting brockage with a fascinating reverse. Three bankers’ marks on the obverse and somewhat irregular flan , otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Brutus Quinarius (Silver, 12 mm, 1.76 g, 9 h), Military mint moving with Brutus and Cassius in western Asia Minor or northern Greece, Late Summer-Autumn 42 BC. LEIBERTAS Diademed head of Libertas to right. Rev. Stem of prow and anchor in saltire. Crawford 506/3. CRI 210. Sydenham 1288; CNR 39/1 (same obverse die). RSC 5a. Minor porosity, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Sextus Pompey, 37-36 BC. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.66 g, 12 h), military mint in Sicily. MAG PIVS - [IMP ITER] Diademed and bearded head of Neptune to right, trident over his left shoulder. Rev. PRAEF CLAS ET O R[AE MARIT EX S C] Naval trophy set on an anchor and supported by a trident; at base, heads of Scylla and Charybdis. Crawford 511/2a. CRI 333. RBW 1784. Sydenham 1347. Amazing details, lovely and attractive example. Struck on a tight flan, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Starting Price: 650 CHF
Mark Antony and Octavian Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.93 g, 12 h), mint moving with M. Antony, under the moneyer M. Barbatius, 41 BC. M.ANT.IMP.AVG.III.VIR. R.P.C.M.BARBAT.Q.P Bare head of M. Antony to right. Rev. CAESAR.IMP.PONT.III.VIR.R.P.C. Bare head of Octavian to right. Crawford 517/2. A lovely piece, bright, sharp and attractive. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1300 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
Mark Antony Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.77 g), mint moving with Antony, Summer 32 BC. ANTON.AVG.IMP.III. COS.DES.III.V.R.P.C Bare head of Marc Antony right; in hair below ear, small P. Rev. ANTONIVS AVG.IMP.III in two lines. Crawford 542/2. CRI 347. Sydenham 1209. RSC 2. Rare; struck on a broad flan. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 750 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
ROMAN. Republic. A lot of 3 later Roman Republican silver Denarii. Includes: L. Cassius Longinus. 60 BC, Rome mint, Crawford 413/1, Cassia 10; C. Memmius. 56 BC, Rome mint. Crawford 427/2, Memmia 9 and Q. Sicinius. 49 BC, Denarius, Military mint in the East, moving with Pompey, C. Coponius, praetor, Crawford 444/1a, CRI 3, Sicinia 1. Fine to very fine. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 3 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
ROMAN. Imperatorial. A lot of 3 silver Denarii from the two adversaries of the first civil war. Includes: Pompey the Great, 49-48 BC, Struck in Greece, Crawford 446/1, CRI 7, RSC 4; Julius Caesar, military mint traveling with Caesar in Spain, late 46-early 45 BC, Babelon (Julia) 11, RSC 13, Crawford 468/1, CRI 58 and Julius Caesar, January-April 46 BC, Uncertain mint, possibly Utica. Crawford 467/1a, CRI 57, RSC 4a. A problem free lot of about very fine to very fine. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 3 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
ROMAN. A nice lot with 2 Roman bronze Quadrantes. Includes: A Roman Repulican and one of Claudius. Nice Very Fine to Extremely Fine. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 2 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
1
Loading...