obolos 7
9 July 2017
Webauction
THRACE. Perinthus. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 1st Century AD. (Bronze, 23 mm, 6.77 g, 7 h), Draped bust of Dionysos right, thyrsos before. Rev. ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ Cult statue of Hera Samion standing facing. Schönert, Perinthos, 102. RPC I 1764. Attractive details with a lovely deep green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
Very rare bronze issue of Amphipolis
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 2nd century AD. (Bronze, 16 mm, 3.52 g, 5 h), Diademed head of Zeus (?) to left. Rev. AMΦΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Eagle standing facing on thunderbolt, head to right, holding wreath in its beak. Gaebler p.37, 46 pl.IX 20 (same obverse die) SNG ANS -. BMC -. A very rare example with sharp details and traces of the original minting luster. A exceptional and very interesting coin. Reverse slightly off center, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Pseudo-autonomous, temp.Caracalla, AD 198-216. (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.49 g, 7 h), ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΕΙΚΗ Draped, veiled and turreted bust of Tyche to right. Rev. ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ in four lines within wreath. Touratsoglou Issue XII, Group C. BMC 56. SNG ANS 816 var. Well struck with nice details. Slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
A very interesting and scarce emission of the Macedonian Koinon
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 1st century AD. (Bronze, 16 mm, 3.85 g), Beroia. Macedonian shield. Rev. MΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ Nike standing to left on globe, holding wreath with the extended right hand and palm branch with the left. SNG Cop. 1331. SNG ANS.-. RPC -. Unusual and rare; a very interesting example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
CILICIA. Diocaesarea. (Bronze, 17 mm, 3.66 g, 6 h), after 117 AD. AΔΡΙΑΝΩΝ Diademed, draped bust of Hermes to right, winged caduceus over right shoulder. Rev. ΔΙΟKAICAPEΩΝ Grape bunch on vine. SNG Levante 666. SNG France 857. Attractive and clear. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
ASIA MINOR. Uncertain. 1st Century BC. (Bronze, 27 mm, 18.04 g, 12 h), Bare head to right. Rev. Hasta, sella quaestoria and fiscus; Q below. RPC I 5409. Reverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
CILICIA. Uncertain colonia. Augustus, BC 27 - 14 AD. (Bronze, 19 mm, 3.91 g, 7 h). Bare head (Octavian?) to right. Rev. Prow to right, below Q. RPC I 5411. FITA p. 13. Struck on a broad flan. Some cleaning marks and obverse slightly off center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Marc Antony and Octavian, 37 BC. Diassarion (Bronze, 27 mm, 25.90 g, 12 h), ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΙΑΣ Draped bust of Eleutheria (Freedom) to right. Rev. Μ ΑΝΤ ΑΥΤ Γ ΚΑΙ ΑΥΤ Nike advancing to left holding wreath and palm branch. Amazing chocolate patina; a extraordinary coin. RPC 1551. SNG Cop. 374. SNG ANS 823. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 90 CHF
CILICIA. Uncertain colony. Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Semis (Bronze, 20 mm, 6.07 g, 4 h), PRINCEPS FELIX Bare head of Octavian to right. Rev. COLONIA IVLIA / II VIR VE TER Two oxen pulling plough to left. RPC 4083. SNG Levante 598. SNG France 778-9. Bellinger 199, App.2. Well centered with nice details and a light green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
CILICIA. Uncertain colony. Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Semis (Bronze, 20 mm, 5.45 g, 3 h), PRINCEPS FELIX Bare head of Octavian to right; trophy countermark on neck. Rev. COLONIA IVLIA / II VIR VE TER Two oxen pulling plough to left. RPC 4083. SNG Levante 598. SNG France 778-9. Bellinger 199, App.2; for c/m: Howgego -. Attractive deep green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
LYCAONIA. Lystra. Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. (Bronze, 21 mm, 5.51 g, 12 h), IMP AVG Laureate head of Augustus to right. Rev. CERERIS Ceres seated left on backless throne, holding long torch and grain ears and poppies over burning altar to left. RPC I 3540. Attractive details and extremely nice patina. Light scratches on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Augustus, with Divus Julius Caesar, 27 BC-AD 14. (Bronze, 22 mm, 8.28 g, 11 h), c. 28-27 BC. [ΘEOΣ] Laureate head of Divus Julius Caesar to right. Rev. ΘEΣΣAΛONIKEΩN Bare head of Augustus to right; Δ below neck. BMC 58. RPC 1554. Slightly off center, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
MYSIA. Pergamum. Livia with Julia, 14-29. (Bronze, 17 mm, 4.22 g, 1 h), Charinos, grammateus. ΛIBIAN HPAN XAPINOΣ Draped bust of Livia as Hera to right. Rev. IOYΛIAN AΦPOΔITHN Draped bust of Julia as Aphrodite to right. RPC I 2359. SNG Cop. 467. BMC 248. Some earth deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
LYDIA. Magnesia ad Sipylum. Augustus with Livia, Caius, and Lucius, 27 BC-AD 14. (Bronze, 20 mm, 5.38 g, 12 h), 2 BC. ΜΑΓΝΗΤΕΣ ΑΠΟ ΣΙΠΥΛΟΥ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟI Jugate heads of Augustus and Livia to right. Rev. ΔΙΟΝΥΣΙΟΣ ΔΙΟΝΥΣΙΟΥ ΚΙΛΑΣ ΙΕΡΕΥΣ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ Confronted heads of Gaius and Lucius. RPC 2449. BMC 44. SNG München 254. CRE Ashmolean 1358. Dark green patina. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CARIA. Antiochia ad Maeandrum. Augustus, 27 BC -AD 14. (Bronze, 18 mm, 4.04 g, 10 h), ΣΕΒΑΣTOC ΑΝΤΙΟΧΕΩΝ Laureate head of Augustus to right. Rev. ΓΑΙΟC Bare head of Gaius Caesar to right. RPC I 2832 struck from the same dies. Very rare; one example cited in RPC. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
PHRYGIA. Hierapolis. Gaius, adopted by Augustus 4 BC. (Bronze, 14 mm, 3.23 g, 12 h), Lynkeus filopatris, magistrate, circa 5 BC. ΓΑΙΟΣ Bare head of Gaius to right. Rev. ΙΕΡΑΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ΛΥΝΚΕΥΣ Laurel branch. RPC 2946. Rare, only one example cited in RPC. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
PHRYGIA. Laodicea ad Lycum. Caius, Caesar, 20 BC-4 AD. (Bronze, 16 mm, 3.35 g, 6 h), Anto Polemon philopatris, magistrate, 5 BC. ΓΑΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ Bare head of Caius to right . Rev. ΛΑΟΔΙΚΕΩΝ Eagle, flanked by two monograms, standing to right, head turned to left. RPC 2900. SNG Cop. 557. SNG Aulock 3838. Attractive patina. Somewhat rough surfaces, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
CILICIA. Olba. (Bronze, 24 mm, 15.67 g, 3 h), High priest M. Antonius Polemo, 17-36 ΑD. MAPK AΝΤΩΝΙΟΖ ΠΟΛΕΜΩΝΟΣ ΑΡΧΙΕΡΕΩΣ Bare head of Polemo to right. Rev. ΔΥΝΑΣΤΟΥ ΟΛΒΕΩΝ ΤΗΣ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΚΑΙ ΚΕΝΝΑΤΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΛΑΛΑΣΣΕΩΝ Ε ΙΑ Winged thunderbolt. RPC I 3739. SNG Levante 641-2. Staffieri 33-4. Attractive dark patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
MACEDON. Uncertain colonia. Tiberius, 14-37. (Bronze, 22 mm, 12.54 g, 1 h), Pella or Dium. TI.CAESAR [AVG F AVGVSTVS] Bare head of Tiberius to right. Rev. C BAEBIO P F L RVSTICEL BASTERNA II VIR QVINQ D D in four lines. RPC I 1536. Rare issue, clearly struck with a nice patina. Reverse slightly doublestruck, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
LYDIA. Tripolis. Tiberius, 14-37. (Bronze, 18 mm, 5.80 g, 1 h). TIBEPION ΚΑΙΣΑΡΑ ΤΡΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΑΙ Laureate head of Tiberius to right. Rev. ΜΕΝΑΝΔΡΟΣ ΦΙΛΟΚΑΙ / TO Δ. Radiate head of Helios to right. RPC I 3056 (same dies). Clear and attractive. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
SYRIA, Seleucis and Pieria. Antioch. Tiberius, 14-37. (Bronze, 27 mm, 14.63 g, 12 h), 31-32 AD. TI CAESAR AVG TR POT XXXIII Laureate head of Tiberius to right. Rev. S.C. within laurel wreath of six leaves. RPC I 4272. McAlee 217b. Well struck with a beautiful obverse and a lovely deep brown patina with gold highlights. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 105 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Tiberius, with Julia Augusta (Livia), 14-37. (Bronze, 22 mm, 8.69 g, 1 h), circa AD 14-22/3. ΤΙ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ Laureate head of Tiberius to right. Rev. ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΗ Diademed head of Livia to right. RPC I 1568. Touratsoglou 1 (V1/R1). Amazingly stuck; one of the best examples available. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Tiberius, 14-37. (Bronze, 24 mm, 7.87 g, 12 h), circa AD 22/3-37. TI KAIΣΑP Laureate head of Tiberius to right. Rev. ΘΕCΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ CEBAΣΤΗ Livia seated left, sacrificing from patera over altar to left. RPC I 1569 (same obv. die). Touratsoglou 62 var (V36/- unrecorded reverse die). Rare and interesting example. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Claudius, 41-54. (Bronze, 25 mm, 9.11 g), TI KΛΑYΔΙΟC KAICAP Bar head of Claudius to left. Rev. MAKEΔΟΝΩΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ around macedonian shield. RPC I 1612. SNG Cop. 1334. AMNG 238-9. Attractive details, nicely toned. About very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
EASTERN CILICIA OR NORTHERN SYRIA. Uncertain Caesarea. Claudius, 41-54. (Bronze, 25 mm, 6.60 g, 12 h), year E = 5 = 45/46 . ΤΙΒΕΡΙΟC ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟC KAICAP Bare head of Claudius to left. Rev. KAIC /APEΩΝ ETOYC E Tyche, veiled, with towered headdress seated right on rock , holding ears of corn; below, forepart of uncertain river god swimming right. BMC 4 (Anazarbos in Cilicia). De Saulcy 1 (Caesarea Panias in Judaea). RPC I 4086 (uncertain city, perhaps in Cilicia but perhaps not). Sydenham 59 (Caesarea in Capadocia). Well centered and clear. Some earth deposits and struck from a slightly worn reverse die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
AEOLIS. Aegae. Messalina, Augusta, 41-48. (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.20 g, 11 h), 43-48. ΜΕCCΑΛΕΙΝΑ CΕΒΑCΤΗ Draped bust of Messalina to right. Rev. AIΓΑΕΩΝ Zeus standing facing, head to left holding eagle and long vertical scepter. RPC 2430. SNG Cop. 23. Well struck and clear; a scarce issue. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
PHRYGIA. Hierapolis. Nero, 54-68. (Bronze, 19 mm, 5.01 g, 11 h), 55 AD. ΝΕΡΩΝ ΚΑΙCAP Youthful, draped bust of Nero to right; countermark of radiate head at 5h'. Rev. ΧΑΡΗΣ Β ΠΑΠΙΑΣ ΙΕΡΑΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Apollo on horseback to right, holding double axe over shoulder. RPC I 2976. SNG Cop. 456; for cm. Howgego II: 3,5. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
LYCAONIA. Ikonium. Nero, with Poppaea, 54-68. (Bronze, 27 mm, 12.19 g, 6 h), c. 62-65. NEPΩΝ ΚΑΙCAP CEBACTOC Laureate head of Nero to right. Rev. ΠΟΠΠΑΙΑ CEBATH KΛΑΥΔΕΙΚΟΝΙΕΩΝ Poppaea seated to left, holding poppy and scepter. RPC 3544. Von Aulock, Lykaoniens 270-83. Some earthen deposits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
CAPPADOCIA. Tyana. Nero, 54-68. (Bronze, 20 mm, 7.57 g, 1 h), RY IB = 66 AD. NEPΩΝ ΚΑΙCAP Laureate head of Nero to right. Rev. TYANEΩΝ ΕΤ ΙΒ Tyche seated on throne to left, holding cornucopia; river god below. RPC I 3660 (this reverse die). Lovely dark glossy patina; possibly the best example of this rare type existing. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
IONIA. Smyrna. Nero with Agrippina Junior, 54-68. Trihemiassarion (Bronze, 20 mm, 4.89 g, 12 h), Aulos Gessius Philopatris, strategos, 54-59. NEPΩΝΑ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΝ ΑΓΡΙΠΠΙΝΑΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΗΝ Confronted busts of Agrippina and Nero. Rev. ΑΥΛΟΣ ΓΕΣΣΙΟΣ ΖΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ Nemesis standing right, holding caduceus; serpent to right. RPC I 2478. Attractive dark patina. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A very rare and unpublished example from Orthosia
CARIA. Orthosia. Nero with Agrippina, 54-68. (Bronze, 20 mm, 5.14 g, 12 h), CEBACTOC AΓΡΙΠΠ Conjoined draped, bare headed busts of Nero and Agrippina to right. Rev. OPΘΟΣΙΩΝ The Dioscouri, flanked by their horses, standing facing, heads turned to each other, holding bows. RPC - (but same obverse die as 2826). Very rare, apparently unpublished. Clear with lovely dark patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Vespasian, 69-79. (Bronze, 27 mm, 15.17 g, 6 h), ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΟYΑΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΟC Laureate head of Vespasian to right. Rev. MAKEΔΟΝΩΝ Ares standing left, holding spear and wreath; shield to the right field. RPC 332 (this obverse die). SNG Cop.-. BMC -. Well struck, nice details; attractive patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CILICIA. Olba. Vespasian, 69-79. (Bronze, 26 mm, 10.02 g, 12 h), 70-79. AYTOKPATOPOΣ ΣEBACTOY OYEΣPAΣIANOY Laureate head of Vespasian to right. Rev. AYTOKPATOPOΣ TITOY OYEΣPAΣIANOY Bear head of Titus to right. RPC II 1719. Very rare example, only the second available. Some earth deposits, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
LYCAONIA. Laodicea Combusta. Titus and Domitian, Caesars, 69-79. (Bronze, 21 mm, 5.47 g, 1 h). ΤΙΤΟC ΚΑΙ ΔΟΜΙΤIΑΝΟC ΚΑΙCΑΡEC Confronted bare heads of Domitian and Titus Caesares. Rev. ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΛΑΟΔΙΚEΩΝ Cybele seated left, holding phiale and tympanum; under throne, lion seated left. RPC II 1613 SNG France 2322. Light earthen encrustations. About very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
LYCAONIA. Laodicea Combusta. Titus and Domitian, As Caesars, 69-79. (Bronze, 19 mm, 5.91 g, 6 h), TITOC KAI ΔOMITIANOC KAICAPEC around comfronted, bare heads of Titus and Domitian. Rev. KΛAYΔIΟΛΑΟΔΙΚΕΩΝ Cybele seating on a throne with a back, facing left, holding patera and tympanon. RPC II 1613. SNG France 2322. Well centered, dark patina. Some earthen deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
IONIA. Smyrna. Vespasian Junior, as Caesar, c. 94-96. (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.65 g, 12 h). OYЄCΠACIANOC NЄΩTЄPOC Head of Vespasian Junior to right. Rev. ΣMYPNAIΩN Nike advancing to right, holding wreath and palm frond. RPC II 1028. ΒMC 319. Very rare. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Domitian, 81-96. (Bronze, 19 mm, 5.14 g, 12 h), ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙCΑΡ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟΣ Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. ΑΜΦΙΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ Artemis Tauropolos standing, holding long torch and twig; shield to right. SNG ANS 177. RPC II 339. A lovely example, well centered with sharp details unusual for this issue. Struck on a short flan, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
LYDIA. Thyateira. Domitia, Augusta, AD 82-96. (Bronze, 19 mm, 3.54 g, 7 h), ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑ CEBACTH Draped bust of Domitia to right. Rev. ΘΥΑΤΕΙΡΗΝΩΝ around tripod. RPC II 945. Attractive clear example struck on a broad flan. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 2nd half of the 1st century AD. (Bronze, 23 mm, 5.64 g, 12 h), KAICAP CEBACTOC Roma standing facing, head left, holding scepter and parazonium. Rev. AMΦΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Artemis Tauropolos, holding billowing veil, on bull advancing to right. AMNG III 70. SNG Cop. 93. SNG ANS 158. Unusual nice details for this issue. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Trajan, 98-117. (Bronze, 20 mm, 4.30 g, 6 h), KAICAP TPAIANOC Emperor in military dress on horse prancing to right, pointing spear at a fallen foe. Rev. AMΦΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Artemis Tauropolos, standing facing, head to left, holding long torch in her right hand and branch in her left; shield on her feet. ANS -. RPC 643. Varbanov 3179. Very rare; nice details. Struck from a somewhat worn reverse die, otherwise, very fine.
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Starting Price: 100 CHF
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Sabina, Augusta, AD 128-136/7. (Bronze, 19 mm, 5.68 g, 6 h), CABEINA CEBACTH Diademed and draped bust of Sabina to right. Rev. ΑΜΦΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Artemis Tauropolos wearing high head-dress standing left, holding long flaming torch and shield. RPC 656. SNG ANS -. SNG Copenhagen 103. Same dies as CNG eauction 96 (2004) lot 94. Scarse; nice brown patina with some red encrustration. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
AEOLIS. Aegae. Sabina, Augusta, 112-117. (Bronze, 15 mm, 4.19 g, 6 h), CEBACTH CEBACT Draped bust of Sabina to right. Rev. EΠΙ CTPA ΦΛΑΒΙΟΥ ΧΑΛΕΟΥ / ΑΙ-ΓΑ Sistum. RPC 1923. Very rare. Some earth deposits, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 21 mm, 5.81 g), ΚΑΙCAP [ANTΩNEINOC] Laureate and draped head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. KOINON MAKEΔΟΝΩΝ Macedonian shield. SNG Cop. 1341. AMNG III 266a. Nice details, dark green patina. Obverse slightly off center, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
IONIA. Ephesus. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 37 mm, 26.66 g, 7 h), AIΛIOC KAICAP ANTΩNЄINOC Bareheaded, draped and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. EΦECIΩN / ΔIC NEΩKOPΩN Octastyle temple, containing facing statue of Artemis Ephesia. RPC IV online 2249. Rough surfaces , otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 480 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CILICIA. Irenopolis-Neronias. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. (Bronze, 32 mm, 14.72 g, 1 h), AYT K T AI AΔPI ANTΩΝΙΝΟC CEB EV ΠΤ Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. IPHNOΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΕΤ ΘΡ Τurreted and veiled Tyche seated left on rockbed, holding poppy and ears of corn; below, river-god Pyramos swimming to left. RPC IV online 4091. Karbach, Eirenopolis 42. SNG Levante S1 380. Scarse. A lovely coin with an apple-green patina. Some striking weakness typical for this issue, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Marcus Aurelius, 161-180. (Bronze, 25 mm, 9.62 g, 6 h), ΑΥΤ ΚΑ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right. Rev. ΑΜΦΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Tyche seated left on backless throne, holding patera. RPC online 6616. Varbanov 3203. SNG Cop. 186-188 var. Clear struck with a nice bark patina . Slightly off center, otherwise, good fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
CILICIA. Olba. Lucius Verus, 161-169. (Bronze, 27 mm, 11.89 g, 12 h), ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΛΟΥ ΑΥΡΗ ΟΥΗΡΟC CEB Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus to right, seen from slightly behind. Rev. OΛΒΕΩΝ Turreted and veiled bust of Tyche to right. SNG von Aulock 5797 same dies. SNG France 854 same dies. Rare and very interesting with a nice patina. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Faustina Junior, Augusta, 147-175. (Bronze, 20 mm, 4.11 g, 7 h), CEBACTH ΦΑΥCTEINA Draped bust of Faustina II to right, her hair bound with pearls. Rev. AMΦΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Artemis Tauropolos on bull charging to right. SNG ANS 190. Unusually well centered and nice. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 80 CHF
CARIA. Antiochia ad Maeandrum. Commodus, 177-192. (Bronze, 18 mm, 4.01 g, 7 h). M AY ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟC Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. ANTIOXEΩΝ Victory advancing to right, holding wreath with the extended right hand and palm branch with the left. SNG Aulock -. SNG Cop. 56. Very rare. A lovely, well centered example. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 80 CHF
MYSIA. Pergamum. Septimius Severus, with Julia Domna, 193-211. Medallion (Bronze, 42 mm, 49.10 g, 1 h), Claudianus Terpander, strategos. AYT KAI Λ CEΠ CEOYHPOC ΠΕΡ / IOYΛΙΑ ΔΟΜΝΑ CEBACTH Confronted busts of laureate, draped, and cuirassed Septimius Severus to right, and draped Julia Donma to left. Rev. EΠΙ CTPA KΛAΥΔIANOΥ TEPPANΔPOΥ / ΠΕΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ Β ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ Herakles standing right, wrestling the Cerynean Hind. SNG France -. (cf 2208-2211 same obv. die). SNG Copenhagen 497. SNG von Aulock -. Same dies as CNG MBS 72 lot 1159. Very rare medallion with a powerful depiction of the third labour of Hercules. Red brown patina with some reddish highlights, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 1500 CHF
Starting Price: 800 CHF
CILICIA. Irenopolis-Neronias. Septimius Severus, 193-211. (Bronze, 26 mm, 11.41 g, 5 h), LY 144 = 195/6. ΑΥΤ Κ Λ CΕΠ CΕYΗΡΟΝ ΠΕΡ CEB Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. ΕΙΡΗΝΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ ΕΤΟΥC ΔMP Diademed female bust to right. SNG France -. SNG Aulock -. BMC 7 . Well centered and clear, unusual for this rare issue. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
GALATIA. Tavium. Septimius Severus, 193-211. (Bronze, 27 mm, 11.05 g, 12 h), LY 218 = 193 AD. AY KA CEΠ CEOYHPOC Laureate, head of Septimius Severus to left. Rev. CETPO TAOYIANΩΝ /ET E HI Nude Hermes standing to left, holding long caduceus, spending left over burning altar. BMC -. SNG France - (but same obv. die as 2654). SNG Aulock - (but same obv die as 2240-2241). Scarse and interesting example. Rough surfaces, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
MESOPOTAMIA. Edessa. Septimius Severus, with Abgar VIII, 193-211. (Bronze, 24 mm, 8.38 g, 7 h), CEOYHPOC ATΩ Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. Diademed and draped bust of Abgar, wearing tiara to right; to right scepter ABΓΑΡΟC BACIΛΕ. BMC 14-26. SNG Cop 196-197. Attractive dark patina. Overstruck on a same type, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Julia Domna, Augusta, AD 193-217. (Bronze, 24 mm, 6.74 g, 1 h), ΙΟΥΛΙΑ ΔΟΜΝΑ CE Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Touratsoglou - (V13/R-). Nice details with lovely deep green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CILICIA. Isaura. (Bronze, 30 mm, 15.91 g, 7 h), IOYΛΙΑ ΔΟΜΝΑ CEBAC Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. MHTPOΠOΛEΩC ICAYPΩN Athena Promachos, helmeted and wearing peplos, himation and aigis advancing to right holding thunderbolt and lance. France 491-3. SNG Levante 260. Same dies as Sincona 10 lot 289. A powerful and very artistic depiction of Athena Promachos. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
MACEDON. Stobi. Caracalla, 198-217. (Bronze, 28 mm, 10.23 g, 1 h), ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right, seen from the back. Rev. MVNI STOBE Nike advancing left, holding wreath and palm. SNG Cop. -. SNG ANS -. Varbanov 4007 var. Rare and interesting example with magnificent details and a sharp obverse. Good extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
PONTUS. Amasia. Caracalla, 198-217. (Bronze, 31 mm, 15.84 g, 5 h), CY 209 = 207/208 AD. AY KAI M AYPH ANTΩNEINOC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right, seen from behind. Rev. ΑΔΡ CΕΥ ΑΝΤ ΑΜΑCΙΑC ΜIΤ ΝΕ ΠΡ TON Caracalla and Geta standing facing each other, clasping hands; to right ET CΘ above star. SNG Aulock 35. Dark green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 60 CHF
PISIDIA. Antioch. Caracalla, 198-217. (Bronze, 32 mm, 28.72 g, 6 h). IMP CAE M AVR ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate head of Caracalla to right. Rev. COL CAES ANTIOCH / S R She-wolf to right, suckling Remus and Romulus. Krzyzanowska pl. 39, 70. SNG France 1141-1143. SNG Aulock 4939. Nicely toned, light green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CILICIA. Tarsus. Caracalla, 198-217. Tetrassarion (Bronze, 32 mm, 18.18 g, 12 h), c. 214-217. ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡ CΕΥΗΡΟC ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟC CΕΒ Π Π Laureate bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. ΑΝΤΩΝΙΑΝΗC CΕΟΥ AΔP ΜΗΤΡ / ΤΑΡCΟΥ AMK /ΓΒ Caracalla, as Triptolemus, in biga to left drawn by two winged and yoked serpents, sowing seeds from seed-bag. SNG France - (but same obv. die as 1521-1523) SNG Aulock - BMC -. Very rare and unusual. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
CAPPADOCIA. Caesaraea-Eusebia. Macrinus, with Diadumenian as Caesar, 217-218. (Bronze, 36 mm, 25.29 g, 12 h), 218. ΑΥ Κ Μ ΟΠ CΕΟΥ ΜΑΚΡΙΝΟC CΕΒ Μ ΟΠ ΔΙΑΔΟΥΜΕΝΙ ΑΝΤΩ Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Marinus to right, facing draped bust of Diadumenian to left. Rev. ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕ ΚΑΙCAΡΙΑC / ΝΕΩΚΟΡΟΥ ΕΤ Β Mount Argaios; on the summit, nude figure holding globe and scepter; star and crescent on the upper field. Before mountain tetrastyle temple with two agonistic urns on each side. Sydenham, Caesarea 508 var. (but this obverse die). BMC 283 var. SNG von Aulock 6498 var. SNG Hunterian 2265 var. (all with different reverse inscr). Rare and interesting. Exceptionally well struck and clear, with a beautiful darkish patina and in a great condition for this issue. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 2200 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
CILICIA. Mopsouestia-Mopsos. Diadumenian, 217-218. (Bronze, 22 mm, 7.90 g, 6 h), Μ Ο ΔΙΑΔΟΥΜΕΝΙΑΝ Bare headed, cuirassed bust of Diadumenian to right. Rev. ΜΟΨΕΑΤΩΝ ETO ΕΠΣ Crab seen from above. SNG France 1992. SNG Levante Suppl. 318. Well centered on a broad flan. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
CILICIA. Anazarbus. Elagabalus, 218-222. (Bronze, 32 mm, 18.02 g, 6 h), AYT K M AYP ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟC CEB Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. ANAZAPBOY ENΔΟΞΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛ Κ Ε Κ /ΑΜΚ ΓΒ Nike to right presenting agonistic urn to Elagabalus seated right on a curule chair. BMC -. SNG Cop. - SNG Aulock - cf. SNG France 2071 (var). Very rare. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
CILICIA. Anazarbus. Severus Alexander, 222-235. (Bronze, 32 mm, 22.94 g, 6 h), 229-230. AYT K M AY AΛEΞANΔΡOC Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right seen from behind. Rev. ΑΝΑΖΑ ΜΗΤΡΟ ΕΝΔΟΞ ΕΤ HMS Γ Β Tyche seated left in distyle temple with rounded architrave; river-god Pyramos swimming left below. SNG France 2086 var. SNG Levante 1462. Ziegler 539.4. Very rare; well struck, clear example with nice details. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
MACEDON. Amphipolis. Severus Alexander, 222-235. (Bronze, 22 mm, 7.61 g, 1 h), AY K MA CE ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟC Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right, seen from front. Rev. ΑΜΦΙΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ Tyche seated left on a throne with a back, holding patera; fish in exergue to left. SNG ANS 205. SNG Copenhagen 117. Clear example with nice chocolate patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 75 CHF
MESOPOTAMIA. Edessa. Severus Alexander, 222-235. (Bronze, 31 mm, 15.89 g, 11 h), AYT KAI M AYP AΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟC Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to left, seen from behind. Rev. MH KO EΔΕCCHNΩΝ Tyche flanked by two stars, seated on rock field to left, holding branch; to left flaming altar; river god at feet. SNG Cop. 218 (these dies). Very attractive with nice details. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
CILICIA. Anazarbus. Julia Mamaea, Augusta, 222-235. Triassarion (Bronze, 24 mm, 13.18 g, 6 h), CY 248 = 229-230. IOYΛΙΑ ΜΑΜΕΑ CEBAC Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right. Rev. ANAZA [...] ΜΗΤ / ET HMC Octastyle temple with pellet on pediment. SNG Levante –; SNG Aulock - (cf 5499). SNG France - (cf 2098) same dies as CNG eauction 191 lot 81. Attractive deep brown patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
CILICIA. Anazarbus. Diva Paulina, Died before 235. (Bronze, 26 mm, 12.32 g, 6 h), CY 254 = 235-6. ΘΕΑΝ ΠΑΥΛΕΙΝΑΝ CEB Bust of deified Paulina to right. Rev. ANAZ ENΔO MHTPOΠΟ BΓ / ΕΤ ΔΗC Crescent and seven stars. SNG France -. SNG Levante 1482. Ziegler 649. Dark brown patina. Some light scratches , otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Gordian III, 238-244 AD. (Bronze, 25 mm, 11.78 g, 1 h), AY K M AY ANT ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ΘΕCCΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ Victory standing left, holding Cabeirus with the extended right hand and palm with the left. SNG ANS 880. Elegant light green patina. Some earth deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
PISIDIA. Dioscurias. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 32 mm, 27.09 g, 7 h), IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. COL CAES ANTIOCH /S .R Founder plowing right, with two oxen; two signa behind. SNG France 1191 (these dies). SNG Cop. 63. SNG Aulock 4954. A very attractive, perfectly centered example with great details. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CILICIA. Seleucia ad Calycadnus. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 23 mm, 4.89 g, 6 h), ΑΝΤΩΝΙΟΣ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟC CEBAC Laureate and draped bust of Gordian to right; countermark on neck. Rev. ΣΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ ΤΩ ΠΡΟΣ ΤΩ ΚΑΛΥΚΑΔΝΩ Europa seated on bull charging to right over waves; below dolphin to right. SNG France -. SNG Aulock 5843 (same dies); for c/m Howgego 798. A most attractive coin with a great patina and a very artistic reverse. Reverse slightly doublestruck, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
CAPPADOCIA. Caesaraea-Eusebia. Gordian III, 238-244. (Bronze, 25 mm, 10.53 g, 11 h), RY 6 = 243. AV K M ANT ΓOΡΔIANOC Laureate head of Gordian to right. Rev. MHTΡO KAIC BN / ET S Agalma of Mt. Argaeus set on altar decorated with a wreath. Sydenham 615 var (no wreath). Well centered and clear example. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
MACEDON. Pella. Philip I, 244-249. (Bronze, 25 mm, 8.03 g, 7 h), IMP C M IVL PHILIPVS Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip to right. Rev. COL IVL AVG PELLA Pan seated left on stylized rocks, holding lagobolon and raising hand over head; syrinx to left. SNG ANS 643. SNG Cop. 288. Varbanov 3761 var. Well struck, attractive example. Some deposits on the obverse, otherwise, nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CILICIA. Diocaesarea. Philip I, 244-249. (Bronze, 32 mm, 18.76 g, 6 h), AYT K M IOYΛΙΟC ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟC CEB Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip to right seen from the back. On the neck star countermark. Rev. AΔΡΙ ΔΙΟΚΑΙCAPEΩΝ ΝΕ / ΚΕΝΑΤ Diocaesarea seated before Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopia; river god Calycadnus swimming below. SNG France 880-2 (same obv. die). SNG Aulock 5547 (this obv. die). for c/m: Howgego 470. Well struck with a lovely light green patina. Nearly very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
PHRYGIA. Philomelium. Trajan Decius, 249-251. (Bronze, 25 mm, 7.71 g, 6 h). AYT K Γ MEC K TPAI ΔEKIO CE Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right. Rev. ΦIΛOMHΛEΩN EΠ EYΤYΧΟ B River god Gallos reclining to left, holding cornucopia and reed. SNG Copenhagen 656-7 var. SNG von Aulock 3031 var. (but same obverse die). Clear and attractive. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
CILICIA. Tarsus. Herennia Etruscilla, Augusta, 249-251. (Bronze, 23 mm, 8.03 g, 11 h), ANNIAN AITPOYKIΛΛΑΝ ΣΕ Diademed and draped bust of Herennia Etruscilla on crescent to right. Rev. TAPCOY MHTPOΠΟΛΕΩΣ ΓΒ ΑΜΚ Demiourgos crown over altar; to the right crown of the Cilicarch decorated with six imperial busts and three Nikai. RPC 1384 (this obverse die). SNG France 1779. A very interesting and rare example. Good fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
CILICIA. Seleucia ad Calycadnum. Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. (Bronze, 31 mm, 11.82 g, 5 h), ΑΥ Κ ΓΑΙ ΟΥΑΙ ΤΡΕΒΟ ΓΑΛΛΟC Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. CΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ ΤΩΝ ΠΡΟC ΤΩ ΚΑΛΥΚΑΝΔΩ Confronted, draped busts of Apollo, laureate, and Artemis-Fortuna, wearing calathus; palm frond between, cornucopia to right. RPC IX online 1318. SNG France 1050 (these dies?). SNG Aulock 5848-9. Nicely toned with a remarkable reverse. Struck on a tight as usual flan, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 80 CHF
PISIDIA. Antiochia. Volusian, 251-253. (Bronze, 24 mm, 5.98 g, 2 h). IMP C VIMP CALVSSIAVD AV Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian to right. Rev. ANTIOCHI CL CE / S R Volusian holding eagle-tipped scepter, riding quadriga to right . RPC IX 1294 (same dies). Krzyzanowksa VIII/23. Die break on the obverse as usual , otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
PAMPHYLIA. Side. Aemilian, 253. (Bronze, 32 mm, 15.98 g, 1 h), AYTO K MAP AI AIMIΛΙANO EYC E Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Aemilian to right. Rev. CIΔΗΤΩΝ Athena standing to right, holding thunderbolt and spear coiled with pomegranate; to right palm and shield. RPC 1166 (same dies). SNG France 873. Rare and particularly attractive; light brown patina with green highlights. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
TROAS. Alexandria Troas. Valerian I, 253-260. (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.08 g, 6 h). IMP LIC VALERIANVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian to right. Rev. COL AVG TRO Horse grazing to right. Bellinger A436. SNG Aulock 7573. Sharp and well centered with a bold portrait of Valerian and an attractive brown patina. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
TROAS. Alexandria Troas. Gallienus, 253-268. (Bronze, 22 mm, 6.52 g, 12 h), IMP P LICIN GALLIENV Laureate draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. COL AVGO / TROA Horse grazing to right. SNG Cop. 202-5. Bellinger A451. Lovely brown patina; a particularly attractive example. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
LYDIA. Sardis. Valerian I, 253-260. (Bronze, 36 mm, 18.17 g, 6 h), AVT K Π ΛIK ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝΟC CE Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian I to right. Rev. ΕΠΙ ΔΟΜ ΡΟΥΦΟΥ ΑCIAPX Κ ΥIOY B ACIAPX K KPAT APX A / CAPΔIANΩN Γ NEΩKOP Three prize urns, each containing palm, on table. Imhoof LS 21. Mionnet IV, 802-803. SNG von Aulock 8262. Very interesting example with green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 180 CHF
PHRYGIA. Synnada. Gallienus, 253-268. (Bronze, 33 mm, 16.86 g, 5 h), after 260. ΑΥΤ ΚAI Π ΛΙΚ ΓΑΛΛΙΗΝΟC / CΕΒ Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. CΥΝΝΑΔΕΩΝ Herakles Farnese standing facing, head to right, leaning on club set on rocks to his right and with his lion skin over his left arm. BMC 405.67 same dies. Possibly the best example of this rare type. Well struck and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
MACEDON. Thessalonica. Salonina, Augusta, 254-268. (Bronze, 23 mm, 10.27 g, 6 h), KOPNH CΑΛΩΝΙΝΑ ΑVΓ Diademed and draped bust of Salonina to right, star below. Rev. ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚH MH KO B NE / ΠΥΘΙΑ Prize crown containing palm frond. Touratsoglou 4. Varbanov 4829. Same dies as Roma e-sale 29 (27.8.2016) lot 334. An amazing example with sharp details. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
CILICIA. Syedra. Salonina, 254-268. 10 Assaria (Bronze, 31 mm, 25.13 g, 1 h), KOPNHΛIA CΑΛΩNINA CE Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane; to right face value IA. Rev. CYEΔΡΕΩΝ / ΓΥΜΝΑCIAPXIA Three single-handled cups on ground line above gymnasiarch’s oil basin flanked by palms. SNG France 672 (these dies). SNG Levante 444. SNG Aulock -. Well centered and clear. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
CILICIA. Syedra. Salonina, 254-268. 10 Assaria (Bronze, 31 mm, 11.54 g, 1 h), KOPNHΛIA CΑΛΩNINA CE Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane; to right face value IA. Rev. CYEΔΡΕΩΝ / ΓΥΜΝΑCIAPXIA Three single-handled cups on ground line above gymnasiarch’s oil basin flanked by palms. SNG France 672 (these dies). SNG Levante 444. SNG Aulock -. Very attractive. Reverse slightly doublestruck, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 216 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
CILICIA. Syedra. Salonina, 254-268. 10 Assaria (Bronze, 29 mm, 18.77 g, 6 h), KOPNHΛA CΑΛΩNINA CEB Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane; to right face value IA. Rev. CYEΔΡΕΩΝ Ares standing to right, holding spear and resting hand upon shield. SNG France 669 (same obverse die). SNG Levante 445. Well centered, sharp details. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
CILICIA. Syedra. Salonina, 254-268. 10 Assaria (Bronze, 30 mm, 21.63 g, 6 h), ΚΟΡΝΗΛΑ CΑΛΩΝΙΝΑ CEB Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane; to right face value IA. Rev. CYΕΔΡΕΩΝ Mars standing to right, holding spear and resting hand upon shield. SNG France 669 (these dies). SNG Levante 445. Well struck example; light green patina. Some earthen deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 70 CHF
CILICIA. Syedra. Salonina, Augusta, 254-268. (Bronze, 29 mm, 14.98 g, 6 h), KOPNHΛA CAΛΩΝΙΝΑ CEB Draped bust of Salonina to right, wearing stephane; IA to right. Rev. CYEΔΡΕΩΝ ΘΕΜΙΣ Two wrestlers grappling. SNG Levante 442. SNG France – . SNG Aulock -. Rare, clearly struck with a lovely light green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 90 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 3rd century AD. (Bronze, 27 mm, 14.67 g, 7 h), Beroia. AΛEΞANΔΡOΥ Head of Alexander to right, wearing tainia. Rev. KOINON MAKEΔΟΝΟΝ Β NEΩ Two exastyle temples facing, symbolizing the 2nd Neocoria of the Koinon. AMNG III 591. SNG Cop 1378 var. Well struck with a idealistic portrait of Alexander the Great. About very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 125 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 3rd century AD. (Bronze, 27 mm, 11.90 g, 2 h), AΛEΞANΔΡOΥ Head of Alexander to right, wearing crested Attic helmet decorated with griffin. Rev. ΚΟΙΝΟΝ MAKEΔΟΝΩΝ .ΝΕΩΚ. Two prize urns, each with a palm, on table; amphora below; above, retrograde B (2nd neokoria). AMNG 134 var. SNG Copenhagen 1367 var. Same obv. die as Pegasi 34 lot 314. A spectacular example with a powerful post-mortem depiction of Alexander III. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 260 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 3rd century AD. (Bronze, 26 mm, 13.90 g, 2 h), AΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ Head of Alexander to right, wearing tainia. Rev. KOINON MAKEΔONΩN B N Athena seated left, holding Nike and spear; shield ornamented with 5 rays behind. SNG Cop. 1369 var. AMNG III 618 var. (rev. legend). Well struck with a nice portrait of Alexander the great. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Pseudo-autonomous issue, 3rd century AD. (Bronze, 27 mm, 13.61 g, 7 h), Beroia. AΛEΞANΔΡOΥ Diademed head of Alexander III to right. Rev. KOINON MAKEΔΟΝΟΝ Β NE Alexander III standing facing, head right, holding reversed spear and parazonium. AMNG III, 666. Well struck and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
MACEDON. Koinon of Macedon. Pseudo-autonomous issue, Time of Gordian III, 238-244. Triassarion (Copper, 27 mm, 13.44 g, 2 h), Beroia. AΛEΞANΔΡOΥ Diademed head of Alexander the Great to right, with hair drawn backwards as if flowing in the wind. Rev. KOINON MAKEΔΟΝΟΝ Β NEΩ Alexander standing to right, taming Bucephalas rearing left. AMNG III 640. SNG Cop 1352, 1357-8 var. Clear example with beautiful details and a powerful reverse. About very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 125 CHF
ROMAN. Provincial. A lot of 2 rare and exceptionally nice bronzes. Includes: MYSIA, Cyzicus. Elagabalus, 218-222 SNG Aulock -. SNG France 799-800 var (galley to right). Very rare variety; CILICIA. Mopsouestia-Mopsos. Diadumenian, 217-218. SNG France 1992 (same obverse die). SNG Levante Suppl. 318. Very fine or better. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 2 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
ROMAN. Provincial. A lot of 7 mixed bronzes from Alexandria Troas from the 3rd century. Includes: Severus Alexander, Bellinger A339; Valerian I(3), Bellinger, Troy, p. 141, 437 (2 pieces) and Bellinger A442; Trebonianus Gallus, Weber coll. 5307 and Pseudo-autonomous, Time of Gallienus, AD 253-268, Bellinger A486. An attractive lot, Very fine but many extremely fine with a fine depiction of the Wolf and Twins and horse grazing LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 7 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Interesting lot of 4 Roman provincial AE's. Includes: Philomelion. Julia Domna; Caesarea. Gordian III; Ancyra. Lucius Verus and Neoclaudiopolis. Caracalla, SNG Paris 1865. About Very Fine. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 4 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 90 CHF
ROMAN. Provincial. A lot of 2 unusual bronzes. Includes: Cicilia, Hierapolis-Castabala, Caracalla, with Julia Domna, AD 198-217 with the reverse depicting Julia Domna standing standing and sacrificing over lighted altar, Ziegler 1431, SNG Righetti 1725, Robert -, SNG France -, SNG Levante - and Phoenicia, Tripolis, Trajan. AD 98-117, Dichalkon, Dated CY 428 (AD 117) with fine depiction of jugate heads of the Dioscuri on the reverse, BMC 48, SNG Copenhagen 280. Fine to Very fine. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 2 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 85 CHF
ROMAN. Provincial. A lot of 12 interesting Julio-Claudian AE's. Includes: Sardeis, Drusus and Germanicus, RPC 2995; Laodicea, Gaius Caesar, RPC 2900; Laodicea, Augustus, RPC 2895; Sardes, Nero, RPC 3006 var.; Alexandria ad Issum, RPC 4075; Anazarbos (as Caesarea ad Anazarbum), Germanicus, RPC 4060; Antioch, Nero, RPC 4307; Laodicea ad Lycum, Augustus, RPC 2895; Hypaepa, Augustus RPC I Supp. 2527; Hierocaesaraea, Pseudo-autonomous, Time of Nero, RPC 2389; Hypaepa,Nero, RPC 2542; Hierapolis, Claudius, RPC 2970,Countermark: radiated head GIC II: 3. Very fine. LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 12 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: 280 CHF
Starting Price: 225 CHF
ROMAN. Provincial. A lot of 10 bronzes from Flavian through Antoninus Pius. Includes: Phrygia, Hadrianopolis, Antoninus Pius; Lydia, Hierocaesarea, Vespasian, RPC II 955; Cappadocia, Caesarea, Trajan, RPC III 3132 var.; Caesarea, Titus, RPC II 1684; Antioch. Hadrian, RPC III 3700, countermarked: Howgego 378; Perge,Trajan; Hieropolis-Castabala, Titus, RPC II 1303, Rare; Iconium (as Claudiconium), Hadrian (117-138), BMC 4 and Tyana, Hadrian, AD 117-138, SNG von Aulock 6538-9. Decent lot, Good Fine and better LOT SOLD AS IS, NO RETURNS. 10 coins in lot.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 175 CHF
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