Classical Numismatic Group > Triton XXVII Online SessionsAuction date: 17 January 2024
Lot number: 5478

Price realized: 750 USD   (Approx. 689 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


SELEUCIS and PIERIA, Antioch. Galba. AD 68-69. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 15.07 g, 12h). Dated RY 2 (AD 68/9). Bare head right / Eagle standing left on wreath, with wings displayed, holding wreath in beak; palm frond to left, ЄTOYC B (date) in exergue. McAlee 308; RPC I 4198; Prieur 100. Minor flan flaws, trace deposits, obverse off center. VF.


Estimate: 400 USD

Match 1:
Classical Numismatic Group > Triton XXVIIAuction date: 9 January 2024
Lot number: 487

Price realized: 2,750 USD   (Approx. 2,519 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


SELEUCIS and PIERIA, Antioch. Galba. AD 68-69. AR Tetradrachm (27mm, 14.94 g, 12h). Dated RY 2 (AD 68/9). AYTOKPATωP ΓΑΛBAC KAICAP CЄBACTOC, bare head right / Eagle standing left on wreath, with wings displayed, holding wreath in beak; palm frond to left; between eagle's legs, crescent; ЄTOYC B (date) in exergue. McAlee 309; RPC I 4198A; Prieur 100A. Lightly toned, small scratches on obverse, minor die flaws. Good VF. Extremely rare, one recorded in RPC, two in CoinArchives. The third and finest known.


Estimate: 1500 USD

Match 2:
Classical Numismatic Group > Triton XXVIIAuction date: 9 January 2024
Lot number: 488

Price realized: 1,700 USD   (Approx. 1,557 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


SELEUCIS and PIERIA, Antioch. Galba. AD 68-69. AR Tetradrachm (28mm, 15.13 g, 12h). Dated RY 2 (AD 68/9). AYTOKPATωP CЄPOYIOC ΓΑΛBAC CЄBACTOC, bare head right / Eagle standing left on wreath, with wings displayed, holding wreath in beak; palm frond to left, ЄTOYC B (date) in exergue. McAlee 310; RPC I 4197 corr. (on thunderbolt); Prieur 99. Toned, lustrous with traces of iridescence, minor marks, peripheral weakness. Good VF. Excellent portrait.


Estimate: 1000 USD

Match 3:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 556Auction date: 21 February 2024
Lot number: 347

Price realized: 1,200 USD   (Approx. 1,114 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


EGYPT, Alexandria. Galba. AD 68-69. BI Tetradrachm (26mm, 13.42 g, 12h). Dated RY 2 (AD 68/9). Laureate head right; L B (date) below chin / PΩ MH, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Roma right, holding spear and shield; star to right. Köln 238; Dattari (Savio) 316; K&G 17.21; RPC I 5340; Emmett 174.2. Toned with underlying luster, minor marks. VF. Rare.

From the Dr. Thomas E. Beniak Collection, purchased from Frank Kovacs, 20 February 1988.


Estimate: 200 USD

Match 4:
Classical Numismatic Group > Triton XXVII Online SessionsAuction date: 17 January 2024
Lot number: 5473

Price realized: 375 USD   (Approx. 344 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


SELEUCIS and PIERIA, Antioch. Nero. AD 54-68. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 15.10 g, 12h). Dated RY 9 and year 111 of the Caesarean Era (AD 62/3). Laureate bust right, wearing aegis / ETOYΣ AIP • Θ, eagle standing right on thunderbolt, with wings displayed; • and palm frond to right. McAlee 261; RPC I 4185; Prieur 85. Lightly toned, minor scratches and deposits, obverse flan flaw. Good VF.


Estimate: 400 USD

Match 5:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 555Auction date: 7 February 2024
Lot number: 388

Price realized: 200 USD   (Approx. 187 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


SELEUCIS and PIERIA, Antioch. Nero. AD 54-68. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 15.20 g, 12h). Dated RY 9 and year 111 of the Caesarean Era (AD 62/3). Laureate bust right, wearing aegis / ETOYΣ AIP • Θ, eagle standing right on thunderbolt, with wings displayed; • and palm frond to right. McAlee 261; RPC I 4185; Prieur 85. Minor lamination flaws on reverse. Good VF.


Estimate: 200 USD