Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 22Auction date: 20 August 2022
Lot number: 346

Price realized: 280 CHF   (Approx. 292 USD / 291 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus, first reign, 1185-1195. Aspron Trachy (Electrum, 29 mm, 3.54 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis. The Virgin Mary enthroned facing, nimbate, wearing pallium and maphorium, holding before her the nimbate head of the infant Christ; to her left and right, MP - ΘV. Rev. ICAAKIOC Δ[...] Isaac II standing facing on the left, wearing divitision and chlamys, holding cruciform scepter in his right hand and akakia in his left hand, crowned by the Archangel Michael, beardless and nimbate, standing facing on the right in military attire, holding jewelled scepter in his left hand; in field to lower right, X / M. DOC 2b. SB 2002. Lightly toned and unusually well struck. Some light marks. Good very fine.


From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector's ticket), ex Schweizerische Kreditanstalt Monetarium 39, spring 1983, 292.

Starting price: 150 CHF

Match 1:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 3553

Price realized: 220 CHF   (Approx. 234 USD / 223 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus, first reign, 1185-1195. Aspron Trachy (Electrum, 31 mm, 4.29 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis. The Virgin Mary enthroned facing, nimbate, wearing pallium and maphorium, holding before her the nimbate head of the infant Christ; to her left and right, MP - OV. Rev. ICAAKIOC ΔЄC Isaac II standing facing on the left, wearing divitision and chlamys, holding cruciform scepter in his right hand and akakia in his left hand, crowned by the Archangel Michael, beardless and nimbate, standing facing on the right in military attire, holding jewelled scepter in his left hand; in field to lower right, X / M. DOC 2a. SB 2002. Struck from somewhat worn dies and with some nicks, otherwise, good very fine.

Starting price: 75 CHF

Match 2:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 630

Price realized: 550 CHF   (Approx. 584 USD / 558 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus, first reign, 1185-1195. Aspron Trachy (Electrum, 29 mm, 4.33 g, 12 h), Constantinopolis. The Virgin Mary enthroned facing, nimbate, wearing pallium and maphorium, holding before her the nimbate head of the infant Christ; to her left and right, MP - ΘV. Rev. ICAAKIOC Δ[...] Isaac II standing facing on the left, wearing divitision and chlamys, holding cruciform scepter in his right hand and akakia in his left hand, crowned by the Archangel Michael, beardless and nimbate, standing facing on the right in military attire, holding jewelled scepter in his left hand; in field to lower right, X / M. DOC 2a. SB 2002. Good very fine.

Starting price: 75 CHF

Match 3:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 631

Price realized: 300 CHF   (Approx. 319 USD / 304 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus, first reign, 1185-1195. Aspron Trachy (Electrum, 30 mm, 3.99 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis. The Virgin Mary enthroned facing, nimbate, wearing pallium and maphorium, holding before her the nimbate head of the infant Christ; to her left and right, MP - ΘV. Rev. ICAAKIOC Δ Isaac II standing facing on the left, wearing divitision and chlamys, holding cruciform scepter in his right hand and akakia in his left hand, crowned by the Archangel Michael, beardless and nimbate, standing facing on the right in military attire, holding jewelled scepter in his left hand; in field to lower right, X / M. DOC 2b. SB 2002. Some graffiti, otherwise, good very fine.

Starting price: 75 CHF

Match 4:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 755

Price realized: 400 CHF   (Approx. 425 USD / 406 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus, first reign, 1185-1195. Aspron Trachy (Electrum, 29 mm, 3.34 g, 12 h), Constantinopolis. MP - ΘV The Virgin, nimbate, seated facing on throne, wearing pallium and maphorium, holding with both hands nimbate head of infant Christ on her breast. Rev. ICAAKIOC ΔЄC Isaac II standing facing on the left, wearing crown and chlamys, holding cruciform scepter in his right hand and akakia in his left, crowned by the Archangel Michael, nimbate, standing facing on the right in military attire, holding jewelled scepter in his left hand; in field above, Θ, to right, X / M. DOC 2b. SB 2002. An unusually sharp and complete example. Minor edge split, otherwise, extremely fine.

Starting price: 150 CHF

Match 5:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 22Auction date: 20 August 2022
Lot number: 347

Price realized: 55 CHF   (Approx. 57 USD / 57 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Isaac II Angelus, first reign, 1185-1195. Aspron Trachy (Billon, 21 mm, 5.48 g, 6 h), Constantinopolis. Virgin Mary, nimbate, seated facing on square-backed throne, wearing pallium and maphorium, holding with both hands nimbate head of the infant Christ; in fields, MHP - ΘV. Rev. [I]/CAA/KI/[OC] ΔЄC/ΠΟ/TH/C Isaac II standing facing, wearing divitision and chlamys, holding cruciform scepter in his right hand and anexiakakia in his left hand. DOC 3. SB 2003. Somewhat double struck on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.


From the collection of Dr. Max Blaschegg (1930-2021, with collector's ticket), ex Elsen 109, 18 June 2011, 630.

Starting price: 25 CHF