Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 22Auction date: 20 August 2022
Lot number: 52

Price realized: 900 CHF   (Approx. 938 USD / 934 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Darios I to Xerxes II, circa 485-420 BC. Siglos (Silver, 15 mm, 5.41 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, Sardes. Persian king or hero in kneeling/running stance to right, holding spear and bow. Rev. Rectangular incuse punch. BMC Arabia pl. XXIV, 28. Carradice Type IIIb Group A (pl. XII, 17). A beautiful piece, nicely toned and perfectly centered. About extremely fine.


From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector's ticket), privately acquired before 2021.

Starting price: 100 CHF

Match 1:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 1641

Price realized: 180 CHF   (Approx. 191 USD / 183 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Darios I to Xerxes II, circa 485-420 BC. Siglos (Silver, 14 mm, 5.22 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, Sardes. Persian king or hero in kneeling/running stance to right, holding spear and bow. Rev. Rectangular incuse punch. BMC Arabia pl. XXIV, 28. Carradice Type IIIb Group A (pl. XII, 17). Minor porosity, otherwise, very fine.

Starting price: 50 CHF

Match 2:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 22Auction date: 20 August 2022
Lot number: 52

Price realized: 900 CHF   (Approx. 938 USD / 934 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Darios I to Xerxes II, circa 485-420 BC. Siglos (Silver, 15 mm, 5.41 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, Sardes. Persian king or hero in kneeling/running stance to right, holding spear and bow. Rev. Rectangular incuse punch. BMC Arabia pl. XXIV, 28. Carradice Type IIIb Group A (pl. XII, 17). A beautiful piece, nicely toned and perfectly centered. About extremely fine.


From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector's ticket), privately acquired before 2021.

Starting price: 100 CHF

Match 3:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 1639

Price realized: 1,400 CHF   (Approx. 1,488 USD / 1,420 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Darios I to Xerxes II, circa 485-420 BC. Daric (Gold, 14 mm, 8.31 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, Sardes. Persian king or hero in kneeling/running stance to right, holding spear in his right hand and bow in his left. Rev. Oblong irregular incuse. BMC Arabia pl. XXIV, 26. Carradice Type IIIb A/B and pl. XIII, 27. Sunrise 24. Struck from worn dies, otherwise, fine.

Starting price: 250 CHF

Match 4:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 1640

Price realized: 1,406 CHF   (Approx. 1,494 USD / 1,426 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Darios I to Xerxes II, circa 485-420 BC. Goldgulden (Gold, 14 mm, 8.38 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, Sardes. Persian king or hero in kneeling/running stance to right, holding spear in his right hand and bow in his left. Rev. Oblong irregular incuse. BMC Arabia pl. XXIV, 26. Carradice Type IIIb A/B and pl. XIII, 27. Sunrise 24. Struck from somewhat worn dies and with light marks on the obverse, otherwise, fine.

Starting price: 250 CHF

Match 5:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 23Auction date: 22 August 2022
Lot number: 3475

Price realized: 190 CHF   (Approx. 198 USD / 197 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Xerxes II to Artaxerxes II, circa 420-375 BC. Siglos (Silver, 17 mm, 5.48 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, Sardes. Persian king or hero in kneeling/running stance to right, holding spear and bow. Rev. Rectangular incuse punch. BMC Arabia pl. XXV, 26. Carradice Type IIIb C (pl. XIV, 37). A few banker's marks, otherwise, very fine.

Starting price: 25 CHF

Match 6:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 1642

Price realized: 1,600 CHF   (Approx. 1,700 USD / 1,623 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


PERSIA, Achaemenid Empire. Time of Xerxes II to Artaxerxes II, circa 420-375 BC. Daric (Gold, 15 mm, 8.34 g), Lydo-Milesian standard, Sardes. Persian king or hero in kneeling/running stance to right, holding spear in his right hand and bow in his left. Rev. Irregular incuse punch. BMC Arabia pl. XXV, 12-3. Carradice Type IIIb Group C (pl. XIV, 42). Sunrise 28. Minor scuff on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.

Starting price: 500 CHF