Roma Numismatics Ltd > Auction XXVAuction date: 22 September 2022
Lot number: 395

Price realized: 3,400 GBP   (Approx. 3,830 USD / 3,902 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Kingdom of Pergamon, Eumenes I AR Tetradrachm. Struck in the name of Philetairos. Circa 263-241 BC. Laureate head of Philetairos to right / Athena seated to left, resting elbow on small sphinx, holding shield and transverse spear; A monogram on throne, ivy leaf to inner left, ΦIΛETAIΡOY and bow to right. SNG BnF 1606-9; SNG von Aulock 1355. 16.87g, 29mm, 12h.

Near Mint State; well-detailed and featuring a striking portrait in high relief.

From the inventory of a German dealer.

Estimate: 3000 GBP

Match 1:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > Auction XXVAuction date: 22 September 2022
Lot number: 396

Price realized: 4,200 GBP   (Approx. 4,731 USD / 4,820 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Kingdom of Pergamon, Eumenes I AR Tetradrachm. Struck in the name of Philetairos. Circa 263-241 BC. Laureate head of Philetairos to right / Athena seated to left, resting elbow on small sphinx, holding shield and transverse spear; A monogram on throne, ivy leaf to inner left, ΦIΛETAIΡOY and bow to right. SNG BnF 1606-9; SNG von Aulock 1355. 17.15g, 28mm, 12h.

Good Extremely Fine; a bold portrait of fine style with intricately detailed hair, struck in high relief.

From the Paulo Leitão Collection.

Estimate: 1500 GBP

Match 2:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > Auction XXVAuction date: 22 September 2022
Lot number: 397

Price realized: 2,000 GBP   (Approx. 2,253 USD / 2,295 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Kingdom of Pergamon, Eumenes I AR Tetradrachm. Struck in the name of Philetairos. Pergamon, circa 255-241 BC. Laureate head of Philetairos to right / Athena seated to left, resting elbow on shield, holding transverse spear and crowning ΦIΛETAIPOY to left with wreath; ivy leaf in outer left field, monogram in inner left, bow to right. Westermark Group IVA, (V.XLVIII:B/-); SNG BnF 1610-5; SNG von Aulock 1356-7 (Attalos I); Boston MFA 1611-2. 16.94g, 29mm, 12h.

Good Extremely Fine.

From the JTB Numismatic Collection - collector's ticket included;
Privately purchased from Tradart S.A., Geneva in December 1988.

Estimate: 2000 GBP

Match 3:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > Auction XXVAuction date: 22 September 2022
Lot number: 398

Price realized: 600 GBP   (Approx. 676 USD / 689 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Kingdom of Pergamon, Attalos I AR Tetradrachm. Struck in the name of Philetairos. Pergamon, circa 241-197 BC. Laureate head of Philetairos to right / Athena seated to left, resting elbow on shield, holding transverse spear and crowning ΦIΛETAIPOY to left with wreath; palm branch to outer left, monogram to inner left, bow to right. Westermark Group VIA; BMC 40 (Eumenes II); SNG BnF 1621. 17.04g, 27mm, 11h.

Good Very Fine.

From the Paulo Leitão Collection.

Estimate: 750 GBP

Match 4:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Live Auction 5Auction date: 27 September 2022
Lot number: 433

Price realized: 1,600 GBP   (Approx. 1,726 USD / 1,789 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Seleukid Empire, Seleukos I Nikator AR Tetradrachm. Seleukeia on the Tigris II, after circa 296/5 BC. Laureate head of Zeus to right / Athena, brandishing spear and shield, standing in quadriga of elephants to right; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ to left, ΣΕΛΕΥΚΟΥ in exergue, monograms above and below shield, Seleukid anchor in upper right field. SC 130.32b = ESM 71; HGC 9, 18a. 16.71g, 26mm, 7h.

Near Extremely Fine; lustrous, lightly toned metal. Rare.

From the Italo Vecchi Collection.

Estimate: 500 GBP

Match 5:
Roma Numismatics Ltd > E-Live Auction 5Auction date: 27 September 2022
Lot number: 397

Price realized: 1,400 GBP   (Approx. 1,510 USD / 1,566 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Kingdom of Pergamon, Eumenes I AR Tetradrachm. In the name of Philetairos. Pergamon, circa 255/0-241 BC. Laureate head of Philetairos to right / Athena enthroned to left, holding shield in right hand, left elbow resting on sphinx seated to right; spear diagonally in background, ΦΙΛΕΤΑΙΡΟΥ to right, bow to outer right, ivy leaf to inner left, A on throne. Westermark Group III, obv. die XXVIII; SNG BnF 1606-9. 16.83g, 29mm, 12h.

Near Extremely Fine.

From the Italo Vecchi Collection;
Ex inventory of a European dealer, Roma Numismatics Ltd., E-Sale 61, 22 August 2019, lot 257.

Estimate: 500 GBP