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 1:
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 2:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 525Auction date: 19 October 2022
Lot number: 1502

Price realized: 425 USD   (Approx. 431 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus. 1143-1180. AV Hyperpyron (29.5mm, 4.17 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck 1143-1152(?). Facing bust of beardless Christ Pantokrator; nimbus with five pellets in each double-lined arm / Manuel standing facing, holding labarum and and globus surmounted by patriarchal cross; manus Dei above; five jewels on collar, six pellets in loros end. DOC 1b.3; SB 1956; CLBC 4.1.1. Flan wavy and a little crimped, graffiti, slight double strike on reverse. Good VF.

From the Conti Collection. Ex Cederlind BBS 142 (5 April 2007), lot 326.


Estimate: 300 USD

Match 3:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 748

Price realized: 600 CHF   (Approx. 638 USD / 609 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus, 1143-1180. Hyperpyron (Gold, 30 mm, 4.35 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis, 1167-1180. +ΚЄ ROHΘЄI Nimbate and beardless bust of Christ facing, wearing tunic and pallium, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels in his left; in fields, IC - XC. Rev. Manuel standing facing, wearing crown and chlamys, holding labarum in his right hand and globus surmounted by patriarchal cross in his left; above, manus Dei; to left, MA/N૪H / ΔЄC/ΠO/TH; to right, Tω/Π/OP/ΦV/PO/Γ. DOC 1e. SB 1956. Faint scratches on the obverse and with minor die shift on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.

Starting price: 150 CHF

Match 4:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 749

Price realized: 900 CHF   (Approx. 956 USD / 913 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Manuel I Comnenus, 1143-1180. Hyperpyron (Gold, 29 mm, 4.44 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis, 1167-1180. +ΚЄ ROHΘЄI Nimbate and beardless bust of Christ facing, wearing tunic and pallium, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels in his left; in fields, IC - XC. Rev. Manuel standing facing, wearing crown and chlamys, holding labarum in his right hand and globus surmounted by patriarchal cross in his left; above, manus Dei; to left, MA/N૪/HΛ / ΔЄC/ΠO/T; to right, Tω/ΠO/ΦV/PO/ΓЄ/NNH/T/Ⲱ. DOC 1e. SB 1956. Minor weakness on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.

Starting price: 200 CHF

Match 5:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 529Auction date: 14 December 2022
Lot number: 814

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


Manuel I Comnenus. 1143-1180. AV Hyperpyron (29.5mm, 4.45 g, 6h). Constantinople mint. Struck after 1167. Facing bust of Christ Pantokrator; nimbus with five pellets in each double-lined arm / Manuel standing facing, wearing crown and jeweled chlamys, holding labarum and patriarchal globus cruciger; manus Dei above; nine jewels on collar, seven pellets in chlamys end. DOC 1e; SB 1956. Obverse double struck, graffiti and scratches, die marks. Good VF.


Estimate: 300 USD