Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 99Auction date: 7 July 2022
Lot number: 1360

Price realized: 80 GBP   (Approx. 95 USD / 93 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus BI Aspron Trachy. Constantinople, circa AD 1160-1164. The Virgin enthroned facing, holding infant Christ; MHP (ligate)- ΘV across fields / MANOVHΛ ΔECΠOTHC, emperor standing facing, wearing stemma, divitision and chlamys, holding labarum and patriarchal cross on globe. DOC 12a; Sear 1964. 3.15g, 32mm, 6h.

Extremely Fine; slight die shift to obv.

From the Vitangelo Collection, collector's tickets included.

Estimate: 50 GBP

Match 1:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 101Auction date: 13 October 2022
Lot number: 1653

Price realized: 160 GBP   (Approx. 177 USD / 183 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus EL Aspron Trachy. Thessalonica, circa AD 1160-1167. The Virgin enthroned facing, nimbate, wearing tunic and maphorium, holding the head of the infant Christ facing on breast; MHP-ΘV across fields / Manuel on left, wearing stemma, divitision and chlamys, and St. Demetrius on right, nimbate, wearing military tunic and breastplate, both standing facing, holding labarum between them, while Manuel also holds akakia; [MAN૪HΛ ΔЄCΠOTH] to left, [Θ ΔΗΜΗΤΡΙΟS] to right. DOC 9; Sear 1974. 2.34g, 31mm, 6h.

Extremely Fine; edge chipped.

Ex Roma Numismatics Ltd., E-Sale 85, 17 June 2021, lot 2632.

Estimate: 160 GBP

Match 2:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 101Auction date: 13 October 2022
Lot number: 1650

Price realized: 120 GBP   (Approx. 133 USD / 137 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus EL Aspron Trachy. Constantinople, circa AD 1160-1164. Christ Pantokrator standing facing on low daïs; IC-XC and stars across fields / Manuel and St. Theodore standing facing, each holding a sword and patriarchal cross set on globus between them, two pellets on shaft of patriarchal cross; MANᏌHΛ to left, O ΘЄΟΔѠΡOC to right. DOC 4c; Sear 1959. 4.60g, 32mm, 6h.

Near Mint State; flan cracks.

Ex Roma Numismatics Ltd., E-Sale 85, 17 June 2021, lot 2616.

Estimate: 160 GBP

Match 3:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 101Auction date: 13 October 2022
Lot number: 1651

Price realized: 110 GBP   (Approx. 122 USD / 126 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus EL Aspron Trachy. Constantinople, circa AD 1160-1164. Christ Pantokrator standing facing on low daïs; IC-XC and stars across fields / Manuel and St. Theodore standing facing, each holding a sword and patriarchal cross set on globus between them, pellet on shaft of patriarchal cross; MANᏌHΛ to left, O Θ[ЄΟΔѠΡO] to right. DOC 4c; Sear 1959. 4.53g, 32mm, 6h.

Near Mint State; die shift to both obv. and rev.; flan cracks.

Ex Roma Numismatics Ltd., E-Sale 85, 17 June 2021, lot 2617.

Estimate: 160 GBP

Match 4:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 101Auction date: 13 October 2022
Lot number: 1652

Price realized: 50 GBP   (Approx. 55 USD / 57 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus BI Aspron Trachy. Constantinople, circa AD 1167-1183. Christ, wearing tunic and colobium, seated upon throne without back, holding book of Gospels; IC-[XC] across fields / [MANOVHΛ ΔECΠOT], Manuel, wearing divitision and loros, holding labarum and globus cruciger, standing facing, being crowned by Virgin, wearing robes and maphorium, standing on right; M-ΘV above and to right. DOC 13; Sear 1966. 5.45g, 30mm, 6h.

Good Very Fine; flat planchet, not scyphate.

From the inventory of a German dealer.
Acquired from Gorny & Mosch Giessener Münzhandlung.

Estimate: 50 GBP

Match 5:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 104Auction date: 15 December 2022
Lot number: 1672

Price realized: This lot is for sale in an upcoming auction - Bid on this lot
Lot description:


Andronicus I Comnenus BI Aspron Trachy. Constantinople, AD 1183-1185. The Virgin, nimbate, standing facing on dais, wearing pallium and maphorium, holding nimbate head of infant Christ on breast; MHP(ligate)-ΘV across fields / Christ on right, bearded, standing facing, nimbate, wearing pallium and colobium, holding book of Gospels and crowning Andronicus I, standing facing on left, wearing crown with pendilia, divitision and loros, holding labarum and globus cruciger; IC-XC across fields, [illegible legend around]. DOC 3b; Sear 1985. 3.92g, 33mm, 6h.

Extremely Fine; double struck obverse.

Estimate: 50 GBP