Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 520Auction date: 20 July 2022
Lot number: 554

Price realized: 50 USD   (Approx. 49 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Andronicus I Comnenus. 1183-1185. BI Aspron Trachy (30mm, 2.83 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. The Theotokos standing facing on suppedion, holding medallion with bust of the Holy Infant / Andronicus, holding labarum and globus cruciger, standing facing, being blessed by Christ Pantokrator standing slightly left. DOC 3b.1; SB 1985. Brown patina, reverse slightly double struck, traces of silvering. Good VF.


Estimate: 75 USD

Match 1:
Classical Numismatic Group > Keystone Auction 8Auction date: 23 August 2022
Lot number: 161

Price realized: 90 USD   (Approx. 90 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Andronicus I Comnenus. 1183-1185. BI Aspron Trachy (30mm, 3.92 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Nimbate full-length figure of the Theotokos standing facing, holding bust of the Holy Infant; barred monograms across field / Andronicus standing facing, holding labarum and globus cruciger and being crowned by Christ Pantokrator to right, holding Gospels; barred IC XC around. DOC IV, 3b; SB 1985. Good VF.

From the Ken Bressett Collection. Ex Kathy Hays 2018 @ $75.


Estimate: 100 USD

Match 2:
Classical Numismatic Group > Keystone Auction 8Auction date: 23 August 2022
Lot number: 158

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


Manuel I Comnenus. 1143-1180. BI Aspron Trachy (32mm, 4.43 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck circa 1160-1164. M-P/ΘV. The Theotokos seated facing on throne, holding head of Holy Infant on lap / Manuel standing facing, holding labarum and globus with patriarchal cross. DOC IV, 12a; SB 1964. VF, light brown patina.

From the Ken Bressett Collection. Ex Kathy Hays 2018 @ $50.


Estimate: 75 USD

Match 3:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 521Auction date: 3 August 2022
Lot number: 519

Price realized: 225 USD   (Approx. 219 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus. First reign, 1185-1195. EL Aspron Trachy (27mm, 3.41 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. The Theotokos enthroned facing, holding head of the Holy Infant on lap / Isaac, holding cruciform scepter and akakia, being crowned by St. Michael the Archangel, holding jeweled scepter. DOC 2b; SB 2002. Iridescent toning, graffiti in obverse margins, weakly struck in areas. VF.

Ex Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 402 (26 July 2017), lot 592.


Estimate: 200 USD

Match 4:
Classical Numismatic Group > Keystone Auction 8Auction date: 23 August 2022
Lot number: 157

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus. 1143-1180. BI Aspron Trachy (23mm, 1.84 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck circa 1143-1152. [IC/XC/ Bust of Christ nimbate wearing tunic and kolobion, holding scroll in left hand] / Bust of emperor facing, wearing stemma, collar with five jewels, holding scepter and cruciger. DOC IV, 10a; SB 1962. Fair/VF.

From the Ken Bressett Collection. Ex John Holms 2009 @ $20.


Estimate: 75 USD

Match 5:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 524Auction date: 28 September 2022
Lot number: 764

Price realized: 550 USD   (Approx. 572 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus. First reign, 1185-1195. AV Hyperpyron (26mm, 4.46 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. The Theotokos seated facing on throne, holding bust of the Holy Infant / Isaac, holding cruciform scepter and being crowned by manus Dei, and the Archangel Michael standing facing, holding sword between them. DOC 1d; SB 2001. NGC photo certified 4375561-054, graded Ch AU, Strike 4/5, Surface 3/5, graffiti.

Ex William Oldknow Collection (Goldberg 120, 2 February 2021), lot 1221.


Estimate: 300 USD