Classical Numismatic Group > Auction 121Auction date: 6 October 2022
Lot number: 381

Price realized: 1,200 USD   (Approx. 1,219 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ISLANDS off IONIA, Chios. Circa 380-350 BC. AR Drachm (13.5mm, 3.63 g, 6h). Ischima–, magistrate. Sphinx seated left; to left, grape bunch above amphora / Quadripartite incuse square, with striated quarters and thick bands; IΣXIMA on horizontal band. Mavrogordato 50; HGC 6, 1125. Toned, granular surfaces, minor porosity on obverse, weakly struck on reverse. Good VF. Rare magistrate.


Estimate: 750 USD

Match 1:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 1390

Price realized: 50 CHF   (Approx. 53 USD / 51 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 400-380 BC. Drachm (Subaeratus, 13 mm, 2.49 g), a contemporary plated imitation. Sphinx seated left; to left, grape bunch above amphora; all set on circular convex shield. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Cf. Mavrogordato 39 (for prototype). Breaks in plating and two scratches, otherwise, fine.

Starting price: 25 CHF

Match 2:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 531Auction date: 25 January 2023
Lot number: 213

Price realized: 250 USD   (Approx. 230 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ISLANDS off IONIA, Chios. Circa 490-435 BC. AR Didrachm – Stater (15mm, 7.90 g). Sphinx seated left; amphora to left; all on convex surface / Quadripartite incuse square. Mavrogordato 22; HGC 6, 1119. Trace deposits, a little off center on obverse. Near VF.


Estimate: 100 USD

Match 3:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 530Auction date: 4 January 2023
Lot number: 219

Price realized: 650 USD   (Approx. 616 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ISLANDS off IONIA, Chios. Circa 490-435 BC. AR Didrachm – Stater (13mm, 7.69 g). Sphinx seated left; amphora to left / Quadripartite incuse square. Mavrogordato 16; HGC 6, 1118. Toned, compact flan. Near VF.

From the D.K. Collection.


Estimate: 200 USD

Match 4:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 529Auction date: 14 December 2022
Lot number: 193

Price realized: 1,200 USD   (Approx. 1,140 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ISLANDS off IONIA, Chios. Circa 490-435 BC. AR Didrachm or Stater (14mm, 7.88 g). Sphinx seated left; amphora to left / Quadripartite incuse square. Mavrogordato 21; HGC 6, 1118. Compact flan, slightly off center. VF.


Estimate: 150 USD

Match 5:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 24Auction date: 3 December 2022
Lot number: 79

Price realized: 700 CHF   (Approx. 744 USD / 710 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ISLANDS OFF IONIA, Chios. Circa 400-380 BC. Drachm (Silver, 14 mm, 3.56 g). Sphinx seated left; to left, grape bunch above amphora; all set on circular convex field. Rev. Quadripartite incuse square. Baldwin 83. HGC 6, 1124. Mavrogordato 39. Nicely toned. Minor roughness, otherwise, very fine.

Starting price: 75 CHF