home
current auction
current webauction
past auctions
webshop
registration
contact nomos
Nomos 5 25 October 2011
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zürich
Go to Lot:
back to overview
back to overview
previous page
previous page next page
next page
up
up
up/down to change overview
Lot 29
Estimate: 3000 CHF
Rome. c.1550. Medal (Bronze, 44mm, 58 g 6), on queen Dido of Carthage, an early, if not contemporary, cast by A. Cesati (d. after c. 1564). ΔΙΔΩ ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΑ Draped bust of Dido to right, wearing jeweled hair band and olive wreath. Rev. ΚΑΡΧΗΔΩΝ View of the walled city of Carthage with temples, pylons, palaces and an amphitheater; below, galleys. Attwood 942. Kress 368 = NG 419. A very fine early cast with excellent details and a lovely golden-brown patina. Nearly extremely fine.


Ex Rauch 84, 13 may 2009, 2564.

This medal shows us an imaginary view of Carthage, but one of considerable complexity.
Magnifier
Current Status
Online bidding closes: 25 Oct 2011 00:00:00 CET
Current Date & Time: 20 May 2019 17:40:45 CET
Remaining Time: Closed
Hammer Price: 4000 CHF

Bidding will be closed precisely at the time indicated; any bids received after that time will NOT be executed. Please be aware that electronic transmission times can vary so that bids sent very near the closing time may, in fact, arrive AFTER bidding closes, thus resulting in your bid being rejected.

You must be a registered and approved bidder in order to bid. All bidder registrations must be approved: Registration is open until 24 hours prior to the sale. All winning bids placed on our site are subject to a buyer's fee of 20%. By placing a bid on a lot in this sale you have both entered into a legally binding contract to purchase that lot, and have also accepted the Terms of Use found on this website. Please bid in WHOLE SWISS FRANC AMOUNTS only (125, 400, 1098, etc.): an error message will result if you use a decimal point (.), a letter or any other character (+, %, etc.) in your bid.


Minimum Bid increments
0 - 100 ⇒ 5
100 - 200 ⇒ 10
200 - 500 ⇒ 20
500 - 1'000 ⇒ 50
1'000 - 2'000 ⇒ 100
2'000 - 5'000 ⇒ 200
5'000 - 10'000 ⇒ 500
10'000 - 20'000 ⇒ 1'000
20'000 - 50'000 ⇒ 2'000
50'000 - 100'000 ⇒ 5'000
100'000 - 200'000 ⇒ 10'000
200'000 - 500'000 ⇒ 20'000
500'000 - 1'000'000 ⇒ 50'000
1'000'000 - 2'000'000 ⇒ 100'000
2'000'000 - 5'000'000 ⇒ 200'000
from 5'000'000 ⇒ 500'000

Lot 29
Estimate: 3000 CHF
Hammer Price: 4000 CHF
Rome. c.1550. Medal (Bronze, 44mm, 58 g 6), on queen Dido of Carthage, an early, if not contemporary, c ...
Lot 30
Estimate: 7500 CHF
Hammer Price: 8500 CHF
Italy, Padua. c. 1550. Medal (Silver, 38mm, 53 g 6), an original cast medalion of Commodus, based on th ...
Lot 31
Estimate: 5000 CHF
Hammer Price: 4900 CHF
Holy Roman Empire, Bohemia. Medal (Silver, 49mm, 24.73 g 12), an original struck example, from the circ ...