Classical Numismatic Group > Keystone Auction 8Auction date: 23 August 2022
Lot number: 163

Price realized: 140 USD   (Approx. 140 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Latin Rulers of Thessalonica. 1204-1224. BI Aspron Trachy (26mm, 2.30 g, 6h). Thessalonica mint. Christ enthroned facing, holding gospel and raising hand in benediction / Sts. Helena and Constantine standing facing. EF. Coins of this type were struck at the Thesalonica mint from poorly engraved dies on small flans.

From the Ken Bressett Collection. Ex Kagin's 1981 @ $25.


Estimate: 75 USD

Match 1:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 22Auction date: 20 August 2022
Lot number: 351

Price realized: 50 CHF   (Approx. 52 USD / 52 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Latin Rulers of Constantinople, 1204-1261. Trachy (Bronze, 31 mm, 3.13 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis. Nimbate bust of Christ facing, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels in his left; in fields, IC - XC. Rev. Archangel Michael standing facing, holding trilobate scepter in his right hand and globus cruciger in his left. SB 2036. Somewhat rough, otherwise, good very fine.


From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector's ticket), ex Kress 185, 15-16 March 1983, 1006.

Starting price: 25 CHF

Match 2:
Classical Numismatic Group > Keystone Auction 8Auction date: 23 August 2022
Lot number: 164

Price realized: 100 USD   (Approx. 100 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Theodore I Comnenus-Lascaris. Emperor of Nicaea, 1208-1222. BI Aspron Trachy (26mm, 3.24 g, 6h). Type B. Nicaea mint. Struck circa 1208. Christ enthroned facing holding Book of Gospels. Stars below IC/XC. / Theodore standing facing, wearing crown and chlamys, holding cruciform scepter and akakia, with star in field to right. DOC IV.2, 6.1; SB 2022. EF much of legend missing. .

From the Ken Bressett Collection. Ex Pegasi Numismatics @ $75.


Estimate: 100 USD

Match 3:
Nomos AG > obolos 25Auction date: 23 October 2022
Lot number: 822

Price realized: 90 CHF   (Approx. 90 USD / 91 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Latin Rulers of Thessalonica, 1204-1224. Trachy (Bronze, 30 mm, 3.68 g, 6 h), Thessalonica. IC - XC Christ, nimbate, enthroned facing, raising right hand in benediction and holding Gospels in left; to right, cross. Rev. Saint Helena standing facing on the left, holding scepter in right hand, and St. Constantine standing facing on the right, holding cruciform scepter in left hand; together holding between them a patriarchal cross on a base or step. DOC 35. SB 2057. Brown patina. Nearly extremely fine.



Starting price: 75 CHF

Match 4:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 22Auction date: 20 August 2022
Lot number: 353

Price realized: 50 CHF   (Approx. 52 USD / 52 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Latin Rulers of Thessalonica, 1204-1224. Trachy (Bronze, 21 mm, 1.21 g, 6 h), Thessalonica. Christ Pantokrator seated facing on throne, raising his right hand in benediction and holding book of Gospels in his left; above cushion of throne, cross. Rev. St. Helena, standing facing on the left, holding scepter in her right hand, and St. Constantine, standing facing on the right, holding scepter cruciger in his left hand; both holding between them a patriarchal cross on long shaft and step. Lianta 124. SB 2057. Minor deposits and somewhat wavy, otherwise, very fine.


From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector's ticket), ex Münzen & Medaillen GmbH 47, 23-24 May 2019, 745.

Starting price: 25 CHF

Match 5:
Nomos AG > obolos 25Auction date: 23 October 2022
Lot number: 823

Price realized: 75 CHF   (Approx. 75 USD / 76 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Latin Rulers of Thessalonica, 1204-1224. Trachy (Bronze, 20 mm, 1.10 g, 6 h), Thessalonica. Christ Pantokrator seated facing, raising right hand in benediction and holding Gospels in left; to right, cross. Rev. Saint Helena, on left, standing facing, holding scepter in right hand, and Saint Constantine, on right, standing facing, holding cruciform scepter in left hand; together holding between them patriarchal cross on base. DOC 35. SB 2057. Somewhat crude strike, otherwise, good very fine.



Starting price: 75 CHF