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ANCIENT COINS : GREEK (1)
Lot
Description
Status
10516
Danubian Celts c3rd-c1st Century BC AR Tetradrachm (15.6g) imitating a Macedonian coin of Philip III. Almost plain obv with just a touch of die work implying a portrait of Herakles rev. Zeus enthroned left with eagle. Usual weak spots. F/VG, cf S-212. A decidedly concavo-convex issue. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$160
10517
Calabria, Taras. c. 280-272BC AR Didrachm. Warrior riding left; rev: Taras seated left on dolphin. Cf S-372, Vlasto 789-91. Toned VF/gVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$200
10518
Lucania, Metapontion c320-290BC AR Stater Head of Demeter left rev Ear of coin VF cf S-416, SNG ANX-456. (P)
 SOLD at A$240
10519
Sicily, Leontini: 450-445 BC AR Tetradrachm (17.13g). Laureate head of Apollo right rev. head of roaring lion right, grains of barley around. Lightly toned. VF/gVF. cf S:832, SNG ANS-237, same dies. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1800
10520
Sicily, Massena under the Memertini c288-278BC AE25 Laureate head of Ares right rev Eagle with wings spread standing on thunderbolt. cf S-1139. Attractive green-brown patina. gVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
10521
Sicily, Messana under the Mamertini AE Pentonkion (27mm). Laureate head of Zeus right rev Naked warrior charging right holding spear & shield. S-1144. Some surface roughness VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
10522
Sicily, Syracuse, Dionysius I 405-367BC AE Drachm. 32.9g Head of Athena left wearing Corinthian helmet rev Starfish between 2 dolphins. S-1189 aVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
10523
Sicily, Syracuse time of Timoleon 344-336BC AE Hemilitron (23mm, 14.6g) Head of Zeus Eleutherios right with short hair rev Thunderbolt with eagle to right. S-1192. Near EF. Scarce this nice. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
10524
Sicily, Syracuse, Hiketas 288-279BC AE 21-24. Laureate head of Zeus Hellanios to right rev Eagle with wings open standing on thunderbolt. cf S-1212, SNG COP 7 93. Rough surfaces, F. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$75
10525
Thrace, Byzantion: 340-320 BC AR Siglos (5.30g). Bull standing left on dolphin. rev. incuse mill sail. cf S-1579, SNG BMC-21. VF+. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
10526
Thrace, Odessos: c125-70 BC AR Tetradrachm (16.03g). Head of Herakles right rev. Zeus enthroned left, design inspired by Alexander the Great's coinage. Lightly toned. aEF/gVF. BMC-1197. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
10527
Thrace, Odessos: c125-70 BC AR Tetradrachm (11.70g). Head of Herakles right rev. Zeus enthroned left, design inspired by Alexander the Great's coinage. Lightly toned. gVF/VF. BMC-1186. (P)
 SOLD at A$275
10528
Epeiros, Epeirote Republic: 238-168 BC AR Drachm (4.51g) Head of Zeus Dodonaios right. rev. Eagle standing on thunderbolt within oak-wreath. S-1996, Franke-30. Nicely toned EF. Scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
10529
Thessaly, Thessalian League: 196-146BC AR Double Victoriatus (6.32g). Head of Zeus right rev. Athena Itonia right with spear & shield. Counter stamped in right obverse field is an ear of grain. Lightly toned. VF. S-2231. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
10530
Thessaly, Thessalian League, c196 to 1st Century BC. AR Double Victoriatus (6g) Head of Zeus right. Athena Itonia advancing right. S-2232. McLean 4297. gVF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$325
10531
Euboia, Histiaia c350-340BC AR Drachm Head of nymph Histiaia right wreathed with vine rev Cow standing right, vine with 2 bunches of grapes behind. S-2494 gVF, ex BCD Coll'n with ticket sold €350. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
10532
Attica, Athens 449-413BC AR Tetradrachm 17g issued c420BC Head of Athena right rev Owl standing right head facing S-2526. (P)
 SOLD at A$700
10533
Attica, Athens 393-300BC AR Tetradrachm 17.13g. Head of Athena right rev Owl facing. S-2537 gF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
10534
Bithynia, Kalchedon c340-320BC AR Siglos Bull standing left rev In case square of 'mill sail' pattern. gVF. S-3738. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
10535
Mysia, Pergamon c160-150BC AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm 12g. Cista mystica containing serpent within ivy wreath rev Bow in case between 2 coiled serpents cf S-3944 aVF/VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
10536
Lydia, Tralleis 130-129BC AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm 12.2g Cista mystica containing serpent. Rev Bow in case between 2 coiled serpents. VF cf S-4745. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
10537
Caria, Carian Islands, Rhodos c250-230BC AR Didrachm 6.6g Radiate head of Helios ¾ face to right rev Rose with bud to right cf S-5049 gVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$325
10538
Kings of Bosporus Eupator c154-172AD Electrum Stater. Diademed & draped bust right rev. Busts of Marcus Aurelius & Lucius Verus facing ea other, pellet between Yr 461 below. VF cf S-5471. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
10539
Cilicia, Soloi 425-400BC AR Stater 10.2g Amazon kneeling left examining bow rev Bunch of grapes on stalk with tendrils. S-5601. F/VF. (P)
 SOLD at A$120
10540
Cilicia, Tarsos, Pharnabazos. 379-374 BC AR Stater (10.32g). Female head facing wearing earring & necklace rev. Helmeted head of Ares left, Aramaic legend before. cf S-5639, SNG Lev-69, SNG Fr-246. Toned gVF. Very scarce. (P)
 SOLD at A$550
10541
Cilicia, in the name of the Strap Mazaios 361-334BC AR Stater 10.6g Baal of Tarsos enthroned left holding eagle rev Lion on the back of a bull kneeling left. S-5650. VF/gVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$450
10542
Kings of Elymais, Uncertain Kings late 1st Century BC-early 2nd Century AD. Billon Tetradrachm 15.3g Diademed bust left, behind star in crescent & anchor rev Diademed head left within legend, van't Haaff type 10.2a (this coin), cf Alram page 146 NB1, gVF. Scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
10543
Persis Uncertain King c1st-c2nd BC AR Drachm (4.08g). Bearded head right wearing satrapal head-dress rev. fire altar. Lightly toned. aEF. cf S-6202, Alram-551. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$170
10544
Persis Uncertain King late c1st AD AR Hemidrachm (1.25g). Draped bust wearing tiara, left rev. double diadem. Lightly toned. gVF. GIC-5956, Alram-619. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$75
10545
Persis. Manchir III. c2nd AD. AR Hemidrachm (1.44g). Bust left in Parthian style tiara; rev: Diademed bust left, Aramaic legend either side. cf GIC-5968, Alram-644. VF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$90
10546
Sicily, Siculo-Punic c320-310BC AR Tetradrachm 16.39g Wreathed head of Persephone left wearing triple pendant earring & necklace, dolphins around rev Horses head left, palm behind. Punic M below S-6434, Jenkins SNR 56, 249. gVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2700
10547
Sicily, Siculo-Punic c300-290BC AR Tetradrachm 16.6g Head of Heracles right wearing lions skin headdress rev Horses head left, palm tree behind & caduceus before. Punic legend below. S-6436, Jenkins SNR 57, 329-331/362. VF+. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1800
10548
Sicily, Siculo-Punic c300-290BC AR Tetradrachm 16.75g Head of Herakles right wearing lions skin headdress rev Horses head left, palm tree behind & traces of Punic legend below. S-6436, Jenkins SNR 57,301. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1300
10549
Sicily, Siculo-Punic c300-290BC AR Tetradrachm 16.9g Head of Herakles right wearing lions skin headdresses rev Horses head left, palm tree behind & Punic legend below. S-6436, Jenkins SNR 57, 301. gVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2800
10550
Zeugitana, Carthage c350-320BC Electrum Tenth Slater 0.89g. Palm tree with fruit rev Horse head to right. VF. S-6461. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$750
10551
Zeugitana, Carthage c240BC AV Sixth Stater 2.42g Head of Tanit left wreathed with corn rev Horse standing right with palm tree behind. Sl roughness, F. cf S-6478 Jenkin & Lewis 401. (P)
 SOLD at A$400
10552
Zeugitana, Carthage c215BC Billon Tridrachm or 1½ Shekel. 11.23g Head of Tanit wreathed with corn wearing a triple drop earring rev Horse standing right with palm tree in background, pellets below. cf S-6494, SNG COP 190-1. VF/gVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$1000
10553
Zeugitana, Carthage c215-205BC AR ½ Shekel or Drachm. Italian mint. Head of Tanit to left wreathed with corn rev Horse standing right, uraeus above, Punic o below. cf S-6498, SNG COP 361-363. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
10554
Zeugitana, Carthage c149-146BC AR Tetradrachm or Double Shekel. Head of Tanit left wearing single drop earring rev Horse standing right. S-6500, SNG COP 404. Rough surfaces, smoothing above horse, gF. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
10555
Zeugitana, Carthage late 3rd Century BC AE19. Head of Tanit left wreathed with coin rev Horses head right palm tree before. S-6528. F.
 SOLD at A$90
10556
Sicily, Akragas, Hannibalic Occupation c213-211BC AR ¼ Shekel. Wreathed head of Triptolemos right rev Horse galloping right. Punic HT below. S-6603, SNG COP 380. Near EF. (P)
 SOLD at A$325
10557
Macedonian Kingdom, Alexander III the Great 336-323BC AR Tetradrachm 16.7g Amphipolis mint issued 336-323BC Head of Herakles right clad in lions skin rev Zeus seated on throne to left holding eagle & sceptre cf S-6713, Price 78. VF. (P)
 SOLD at A$180
10558
Macedon, Alexander III 'The Great' 336-323BC AR Tetradrachm 17.1g Babylon mint issued 311-305BC. Head of young Herakles clad in lions skin rev Zeus seated left holding eagle & sceptre cf S-6713, Price 3599. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
10559
Macedon, Alexander III 'The Great' 336-323BC AR Tetradrachm 16.7g Temnos mint c188-70BC Head of young Herakles clad in lions skin rev Zeus seated left holding eagle & sceptre. cf S-6713, Price 1690. Practically as struck. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$750
10560
Macedonian Kingdom, Alexander III the Great 336-323BC AR Drachm 4.2g Lampsacus mint issued 323-317BC. Head of Herakles to right wearing Lions skin rev Zeus seated left on throne. S-6730, Price 1375 aVF/VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
10561
Cappadocian Kingdom in the name of Antiochos VII 13/8-129BC AR Tetradrachm 16.4g Antioch ca 130-80BC. Head of Antiochos VII right, rev Athena standing left holding Nike. gVF. S-7091, Houghton 642ff. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
10562
Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos VII Euergetes 138-129BC AR Tetradrachm 13.2g Tyre mint 136-5BC. Diademed head right rev Eagle standing left, palm branch behind cfS-7094, SNG Cop 335. gVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
10563
Seleukid Kingdom, Antiochos VIII (Grypos) 121-96BC AR Tetradrachm 16.5g Ake Ptolemais mint 115-113BC. Diademed head right rev Zeus standing left holding star & sceptre, crescent above. cf S-7143. Well struck gEF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$650
10564
Kingdom of Syria, Antiochos VIII Grypos 121-96BC AR Tetradrachm Diademed head of Antiochos VIII to right rev Zeus standing left holding star & sceptre. S-7143 EF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
10565
Roman Province of Syria AR Tetradrachm 14.8g Antioch mint Year 27 issued 23-2BC. Diademed head of Philip right rev Zeus enthroned left holding Nike & sceptre. S-7215 gVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$240
10566
Kingdom of Egypt, Alexandria, Ptolemy II Philadelphos 285-246BC AE 46 Diademed head of Zeus Ammon right rev Eagle standing left on thunderbolt looking back wings open. E between legs F+. S-7782, SNG COP-142. (P)
 SOLD at A$210
10567
Kingdom of Egypt, Ptolemy IV, Philopater 221-205BC AE40 Alexandria mint 40.2g Diademed head of Zeus Ammon right rev Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, head to right cornucopiae on left wing. S-7815, Sv-974 VF/gVF. Ex famous RC Lockett Colln Glendinings Feb 1961 part lot 3015. Attractive. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$375
10568
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Ptolemy IV 221-204BC AE40 71g Diademed head of Zeus Ammon right rev Eagle standing left, with closed wings, on thunderbolt, to left cornucopiae. S-7841. Sl rough surface, near VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$140
10569
Greek Coins & Their Values - Vol 1 Europe by David R Sear 2010 reprint 316 pages. Covers Greek coins from Spain & Gaul to Greece, the Cyclades & Crete plus the Celtic issues of Western & Central Europe. Few pages at front undulating at base due to dampness o/w VGC.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
10570
Roman Coins & Their Values Vol I. The Republic & the 12 Caesars 280 BC-AD 96. By D R Sear. Current 2000 edition, 532 pages. New.
 SOLD at A$75
10571
Roman Coins & Their Values Vol III. The Accession of Maximus I to the death of Carinus AD235-285. By D Sear. 2005. New. The standard reference.
 AVAILABLE at A$90
10572
Greek Imperial Coins & Their Values. The local Coinage of the Roman Empire. By D R Sear. 2001 reprint of the 1982 edition. Lists over 6,000 coins with valuations & 1,750 illustrations. 636 pgs. Current edition. New
 AVAILABLE at A$100
10573
Augustus 27BC to 14AD AR Denarius 3.74g. Lugdunum 2BC-4AD. Laureate head right, rev Gaius & Lucius Caesars standing facing, shields & spears between them. VF. S-1597. (P)
 SOLD at A$550
10574
Tiberius 14-37AD AR Denarius Lugdunum after 16AD. Laureate head right rev. Livia seated right. S-1763 porous VF. (P)
 SOLD at A$375
10575
Caligula 37-41AD AE As Rome 37-8AD. Bare head left rev Vesta seated left holding patera & sceptre. S-1803. Part legend weak, gVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$475
10576
Claudius 41-54AD AE As Rome 42AD. Bare head left rev Constantia, helmeted standing left, right hand raised & holding spear. S-1858. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$375
10577
Claudius 41-54AD AE As. Rome 41-2AD. Bare head left rev Minerva advancing right brandishing spear & holding shield. S-1861 VF. (P)
 SOLD at A$300
10578
Claudius 41-54AD AE Quadrans Rome 42AD. Modius legend around TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG rev. PON M TRP IMP COSII around SC, cf S-1865. RIC-88 Porous surfaces, VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$75
10579
Claudius 41-54AD AE22 Phoenicia, Aradus. Bare head left rev Colonist ploughing right with yoke of oxen cf GIC-477, SNG COP 93. Usual rough surfaces. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$160
10580
Galba 68-69AD AE Sestertius Rome issued 68AD. Laureate head right rev Libertas standing left holding pileus & vertical rod cf S-2118, RIC-387 F. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
10581
Vitellius 69AD AR Denarius. Rome April-May 96AD. Laureate head right, rev Concordia seated left holding patera & cornucopiae. VF. Cf S-2196, RSC-18. Rare as Vitellius was emperor only for 2 months. One of the 3 emperors who reigned in 69AD (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
10582
Vitellius 69AD AR Denarius. Rome May-Jul 96AD. Laureate head right, rev Libertas standing holding pileus & sceptre. F. S-2198. One of the 3 emperors who reigned in 69AD (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
10583
Vitellius 69AD AR Denarius Rome Jul-Dec 69AD. Laureate head right rev Tripod-lebes surmounted by a dolphin & raven below. S-2201. aF. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
10584
Vespasian 69-79AD AR Denarius. Rome 74AD. Laureate head right rev winged caduceus. S-2299. VF. (P)
 SOLD at A$100
10585
Domitian 81-96AD AR Denarius Rome 89AD. Laureate head right rev Minerva standing left holding spear. cf S-2730, RIC-140. VF+ (P)
 SOLD at A$150
10586
Trajan 98-117AD Denarius Rome 109AD Laureate & draped bust right rev Dacian captive seated left on pile of arms, mourning. Around him swords, spears & shields. RSC-120. aVF.
 SOLD at A$75
10587
Trajan 98-117AD AR Denarius Rome 107AD. Laureate draped bust right rev Danurius (the Danube) reclining on rocks looking right cloak billowing out & resting hand on boat. S-3138. Old time obv scr, VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
10588
Trajan 98-117AD AR Denarius Rome. Laureate head right rev Pax standing left holding cornucopiae & setting fire to a pile of arms with a torch cf S-3412, RSC-193. AE, AS Rome Laureate head right rev Victory advancing left holding palm & shield inscribed SPQR. cf RIC-436. gF, aVF/F porous surfaces. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$140
10589
Trajan 98-117AD AR Denarius Rome 102AD. Laureate head right rev Mars advancing right carrying spear & trophy cf- S-3146, RSC 228a. Toned VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
10590
Trajan 98-117AD AE Sestertius Rome 113AD. Laureate head right rev Arabia standing facing, head left, holding branch & bundle of canes, camel at feet on left. S-3180. F, minor surface roughness. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
10591
Trajan 98-117AD AE Sestertius Rome 103-111AD. Laureate head right rev Fortuna standing left holding rudder resting on prow & cornucopiae. RIC-500 Minor surface roughness, original patina with minor deposits aVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
10592
Trajan 98-117 AD AE Sestertius Rome 104AD. Laureate head right, rev Pax standing left holding olive branch & cornucopiae, right foot on Dacian captive. cf S-3198, RIC-503. Surface roughness, VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
10593
Trajan 98-117AD AE Sestertius rev Trajan galloping right brandishing spear at Dacian warrior who is trampled by horses hooves cf S-3204. rev Ceres (?) stg left holding corn ears & long torch. AE AS rev Victory stepping left attaching shield to trophy & holding palm cf S-3233. Alexandria Billon Tetradrachm Dikaiosyne stg left holding scales & cornucopiae cf S-3263. VG-F. (4).
 SOLD at A$170
10594
Trajan 98-117AD Copper Quadrans Rome 107AD. Laureate draped bust right rev She wolf standing left S-3246. Minor surface deposits aVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$75
10595
Trajan 98-117 AD AR Tetradrachm Syria, Seleucis & Pieria, Antiochia ad Orontem. Laureate head right rev Eagles standing facing on club wings spread wings spread. cf GIC-1077. Minor edge chips, F+. (P)
 SOLD at A$160
10596
Trajan 115AD AR Denarius Rome 115AD (in honour of his deceased father). Laureate & draped bust right rev Trajan Senior left on curule chair holding patera & sceptre. S-3323. F.
 SOLD at A$75
10597
Hadrian 117-138AD AR Denarius Rome 125AD. Laureate head right Spes advancing left holding flower & raising skirt. S-3479. Nicely toned VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
10598
Hadrian 117-138AD Denarius Rome 127AD. Laureate bust right rev Simpulum, sprinkler, jug & lituus. Emblems of the augurate & pontificate. S-3483 gVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
10599
Hadrian 117-138AD AR Denarius Rome 123AD Laureate head right rev Victory alighting right, wings spread holding trophy with both hands. S-3527 steel grey tone, gVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$140
10600
Hadrian 117-138AD AR Denarius Rome 138. Laureate head right rev Romulus advancing right holding spear & carrying trophy over shoulder. cfS-3538, RSC 1316. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
10601
Hadrian 117-138AD AR Denarius Rome 117AD. Laureate head right rev Salus seated left feeding snake arising from altar, cf S-3539, RSC-1352 aVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
10602
Hadrian 117-138AD AR Denarius Rome 137AD. Laureate head right rev Salus standing right feeding snake arising from altar from patera in left hand. S-3540. VF+. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
10603
Hadrian 117-138 AD AE Sestertius Rome 128AD. Laureate bust right, rev Hilaritas standing left holding long palm & cornucopiae, 2 children at her feet. S-3602, RIC-970. Minor surface roughness, VF, appealing coin. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1100
10604
Antoninus Pius 138-161AD AR Denarius Rome 159-60 AD. Laureate head right rev Felicitas-Providentia standing holding globe & cornucopiae. S-4081 near EF. (P)
 SOLD at A$120
10605
Antoninus Pius 138-161AD AR Denarius Rome 155-6AD Laureate head right rev Annona standing left holding corn ears & resting left hand on modius set on prow cfS-4123, RSC 9832. EF. (P)
 SOLD at A$100
10606
Antoninus Pius 138-161AD AE Sestertius Rome 147-48AD. Laureate head right rev. Annona standing left holding corn ears over modius & anchor cf S-4147, RIC-840. sl surface roughness, VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$375
10607
Antoninus Pius 138-161AD AE Sestertius Rome 144AD. Laureate head right rev Moneta standing left holding scales & cornucopiae. S-4196. aVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
10609
Antoninus Pius 138-161AD AE As Rome 139AD. Laureate head right rev. Pax standing left holding olive branch & cornucopiae. S-4309 aVF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
10610
Antoninus Pius 138-161AD AE 34 Cilicia, Tarsus. Laureate draped & cuirassed bust right rev Decastyle temple with eagle in pediment SNG France-1446, cf SNG Levante-1014. Nice original patina gVF. Great coin. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$750
10611
Faustina Senior, posthumous issue by Antoninus Pius AR Denarius Rome after 147AD. Draped bust of Faustina Senior right rev Ceres standing left holding corn ears & long torch. S-4582. gVF. (P)
 SOLD at A$120
10612
Faustina Senior died 141AD AR Denarius Rome after 147AD. Draped bust right rev Ceres standing left holding corn ears & long torch. S-4591. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
10613
Faustina Senior died 141AD AE Dupondius or As. Rome after 147AD. Draped bust right rev Vesta standing left holding Palladium & long torch. S-4648. sl rough surface gVF/EF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
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