Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles > Auction 128Auction date: 28 June 2022
Lot number: 1018

Price realized: 1,450 USD   (Approx. 1,379 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Baktrian Kingdom. Agathokles. Silver Tetradrachm (16.74 g), ca. 185-170 BC. Diademed and draped bust of Agathokles right. Reverse: BAΣIΛEΩΣ AΓAΘOKΛEOYΣ, Zeus standing facing, holding Hekate and scepter; Hekate holds torch in each hand; monogram to inner left. Bopearachchi 1D; SNG ANS 230. Boldly struck in very high relief. Fine style portraiture. Some minor areas of oxidation on the reverse. Lightly toned. Extremely Fine. Estimated Value $1,000 - UP
Peter Corcoran Collection, Purchased from Edward Waddell online auction, October 2007.

Match 1:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 100Auction date: 28 July 2022
Lot number: 599

Price realized: 1,600 GBP   (Approx. 1,925 USD / 1,902 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Antimachos I Theos AR Tetradrachm. Circa 180-170 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right, wearing kausia / Poseidon, laureate, standing facing, holding trident and filleted palm; BAΣIΛEΩΣ to right, ANTIMAXOY to left, monogram to inner right and reverted E to inner left. Bopearachchi 1E var. (no E); Bopearachchi & Rahman 180; SNG ANS -; Mitchiner 124a var. (no E); HGC 12, 106. 16.89g, 32mm, 12h.

Near Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare; despite being the illustrated image for HGC 12, 106, this variant is one of the rarest of the Antimachos series and is described by Bopearachchi & Rahman in 1995 in the following way ' The combination of (the reverted E & monogram) is so far unknown in the entire Bactrian and Indo-Greek coinage.'

From a private UK collection.

Estimate: 1000 GBP

Match 2:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 98Auction date: 16 June 2022
Lot number: 610

Price realized: 1,400 GBP   (Approx. 1,689 USD / 1,622 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Antimachos I Theos AR Tetradrachm. Circa 180-170 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right, wearing kausia / Poseidon, laureate, standing facing, holding trident and filleted palm; BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΘEOY and monogram to inner right, ANTIMAXOY to left. Bopearachchi 1D; Mitchiner 124b; SNG ANS 276-7; HGC 12, 345. 16.61g, 33mm, 12h.

Extremely Fine; a stunning example featuring a striking portrait and lustrous, glossy metal.

From a private UK collection.

Estimate: 1000 GBP

Match 3:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 100Auction date: 28 July 2022
Lot number: 600

Price realized: 1,700 GBP   (Approx. 2,045 USD / 2,021 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Antimachos I Theos AR Tetradrachm. Circa 180-170 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right, wearing kausia / Poseidon, laureate, standing facing, holding trident and filleted palm; BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΘEOY and monogram to inner right, ANTIMAXOY to left. Bopearachchi 1D; Mitchiner 124b; SNG ANS 276-7; HGC 12, 345. 16.73g, 33mm, 12h.

Near Extremely Fine; attractive portrait.

From a private UK collection.

Estimate: 1000 GBP

Match 4:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 100Auction date: 28 July 2022
Lot number: 601

Price realized: 700 GBP   (Approx. 842 USD / 832 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Antimachos I Theos AR Tetradrachm. Circa 180-170 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right, wearing kausia / Poseidon, laureate, standing facing, holding trident and filleted palm; BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΘEOY and monogram to inner right, ANTIMAXOY to left. Bopearachchi 1D; Mitchiner 124b; SNG ANS 276-7; HGC 12, 345. 16.90g, 29mm, 12h.

Good Very Fine.

From a private European collection.

Estimate: 400 GBP

Match 5:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > Auction XXVAuction date: 22 September 2022
Lot number: 562

Price realized: 2,400 GBP   (Approx. 2,704 USD / 2,754 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Greco-Baktrian Kingdom, Antimachos I Theos AR Tetradrachm. Circa 180-170 BC. Diademed and draped bust to right, wearing kausia / Poseidon, laureate, standing facing, holding trident and filleted palm; BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΘEOY to right, ANTIMAXOY to left, monogram to inner right. Glenn, Group III; Bopearachchi 1D; Mitchiner 124b; SNG ANS 276-7; HGC 12, 345. 16.75g, 31mm, 12h.

Extremely Fine.

From the Oxus Collection.

Estimate: 2000 GBP