Aquila Numismatics > Auction 3Auction date: 2 July 2022
Lot number: 894

Price realized: 22 EUR   (Approx. 23 USD)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Byzantine
John II Comnenus (1118-1143 AD). Constantinople
BI Aspron Trachy(28.4mm 3.5g)
Obv: Facing bust of Christ, holding Gospels and raising hand in benediction
Rev: Crowned facing bust of John, holding scepter and globus cruciger.
DOC 10b; SB 1944.

Starting price: 10 EUR

Match 1:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 524Auction date: 28 September 2022
Lot number: 759

Price realized: 325 USD   (Approx. 338 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


John II Comnenus. 1118-1143. AV Hyperpyron (32mm, 4.33 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck circa 1118-1122. Christ Pantokrator enthroned facing, raising hand in benediction and holding Gospels / Half-length figures of John and Theotokos facing, holding patriarchal cross between them; manus Dei to upper left. DOC 1a; SB 1938; CLBC 3.1.1. Toned, flan crack, wrinkled, scratches, graffiti on obverse. VF.


Estimate: 200 USD

Match 2:
Aquila Numismatics > Auction 5Auction date: 25 September 2022
Lot number: 576

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


Byzantine
John II Comnenus (1118-1143 AD) Constantinople
BI Aspron Trachy (29.1mm, 3.5g)
Obv: Facing bust of Christ, holding Gospels and raising hand in benediction
Rev: Crowned facing bust of John, holding scepter and globus cruciger.
DOC 10b; SB 1944.

Starting price: 30 EUR

Match 3:
Aquila Numismatics > Auction 5Auction date: 25 September 2022
Lot number: 580

Price realized: 20 EUR   (Approx. 19 USD)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Byzantine
John II Comnenus (1118-1143 AD) Constantinople
BI Aspron Trachy (30.8mm, 4.3g)
Obv: Facing bust of Christ, holding Gospels and raising hand in benediction
Rev: Crowned facing bust of John, holding scepter and globus cruciger.
DOC 10b; SB 1944.

Starting price: 20 EUR

Match 4:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Sale 101Auction date: 13 October 2022
Lot number: 1654

Price realized: 260 GBP   (Approx. 288 USD / 297 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac Comnenus (usurper in Cyprus) BI Aspron Trachy. Nicosia(?), circa AD 1187-1191. Facing bust of Christ, nimbate, wearing pallium and colobium, raising hand in benediction; [IC]-XC across upper fields, [OЄ-MM-A] to left, N[૪-HΛ] to right / Isaac standing facing, wearing crown, divitision and sagion, holding cruciform sceptre and akakia; manus dei in upper right field, [ICAAKIOC] to left, [ΔЄCΠOTHC] to right. DOC 3; Sear 1992. 3.57g, 30mm, 5h.

Good Very Fine. Very Rare.

From a private European collection.

A very unusual striking error in which the obverse and reverse dies have swapped and the concave side is the obverse.

Estimate: 100 GBP

Match 5:
Classical Numismatic Group > Keystone Auction 8Auction date: 23 August 2022
Lot number: 156

Price realized: 400 USD   (Approx. 401 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


John II Comnenus. 1118-1143. AV Hyperpyron (30mm, 4.25 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck circa 1137-1143. Christ enthroned facing, raising hand in benediction and holding Gospels; throne with high, pearl-ornamented back / John, wearing loros and holding globus cruciger, standing facing and being crowned and blessed by the Theotokos; obverse legends are inverted. DOC IV 3b; SB 1940. Good VF, obverse die shift, wavy flan, scratches.

From the Ken Bressett Collection. Ex Mrs. Lepare 1996 @ $150.


Estimate: 200 USD