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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XXX, Lot 60
Sicily, Siculo-Punic AR Tetradrachm. 'People of the Camp' mint (Entella?), circa 320-315 BC. Female head (Artemis-Tanit or Elissa-Dido?) to right, wearing Phrygian tiara / Lion walking to right; palm tree with three date clusters behind, s'mmhnt ('People of the Camp') in Punic in exergue. Jenkins, Punic, series 4, 272 (O85-R226, these dies); De Luynes 1472 (these dies); Rizzo pl. 68, 8 (these dies); Boston MFA 36 (these dies). 17.31g. NGC graded AU★ 5/5 - 5/5 (#6674505-002). Extremely Rare. ...
21 Mar 2024Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 557, Lot 66
ISLANDS off ELIS, Kephallenia. Pale. 4th century BC. Æ (14mm, 2.97 g, 12h). Barley grain within large Π / Dolphin right above waves. SNG Copenhagen 467–8; HGC 6, 177. Rough brown surfaces. VF. Estimate: 150 USD...
6 Mar 2024Upcoming
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Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 198 | Silver, Lot 43
Achaia. Achaian League. Elis circa 88-30 BC. Tetrobol AR 18 mm, 2,13 g Laureate head of Zeus to right / Monogram of the Achaian League; to left, F-A; above and to right, monograms; all within laurel wreath. Very Fine Benner 50; BCD 682. Starting price: 50 EUR...
25 Feb 2024Upcoming
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 117, Lot 75
Elis, Olympia AR Drachm. 134th-143rd Olympiad. Circa 244-208 BC. Eagle, with wings displayed above, flying to right, holding hare by its back and tearing at it with his beak / Thunderbolt, with wings above and volutes below; [F-A] across fields. Seltman pl. VIII, 7 (same obv. die); BCD Olympia 41 (same dies); HGC 5, 507. 5.51g, 19mm, 1h. Near Very Fine. Extremely rare struck from these dies. Ex Classical Numismatic Group, Triton XIII, 5 January 2010, lot 2174 (part lot); Previously part of a...
22 Feb 2024550 GBP
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 555, Lot 97
ISLANDS off ELIS, Kephallenia. Pale. Circa 430-370 BC. AR Tetrobol (16mm, 3.35 g, 12h). Bare head of Kephalos right / Kephalos seated right, holding spear. HGC 6, 155; SNG Copenhagen 460. Toned, scrapes, scratches, marks. Fine. Very rare. Ex Kirk Davis FPL 78 (2021), no. 31; JMB Collection; Kirk Davis FPL 25 (Winter 1999), no. 58. Estimate: 300 USD...
7 Feb 20241,300 USD
InAsta - E-Auction 110, Lot 23
GRECHE - ELIS - Olimpia - Statere S. Cop. 390 (AG g. 11,4) Con cartellino Gianfranco Erpini qSPL Con cartellino Gianfranco Erpini Starting price: 2400 EUR...
6 Feb 2024Withdrawn 
Burgan Numismatique/Maison Florange - January 2024 Auction, Lot 173
ÉLIDE - ÉLIS (Olympie) (235-195 av. J.-C.) Drachme AR. de poids éginétique réduit 4,78 g. A/ Aigle volant à droite tenant un lièvre dans ses serres. R/ Foudre ailé, à gauche dans le champ F/A. SNG Lockett 2462. TTB Starting price: 250 EUR...
26 Jan 2024700 EUR
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXVII, Lot 200
ELIS, Olympia. 93rd Olympiad. 408 BC. AR Stater (23mm, 11.82 g, 3h). Head of eagle left; below, ivy leaf left / Thunderbolt, with wings above and volutes below; F-A flanking; all within olive wreath. Seltman, Temple 155 var. (dies BT²/γχ); BCD Peloponnesos 628 (this coin); HGC 5, 348; Hirsch 1345 (same obv. die); J. Hirsch XXIX (Lambros), lot 543 (same dies). Deeply toned, struck with worn obverse die, a few light cleaning marks under tone. Good Fine. Very rare. Ex Auctiones GmbH E53 (20 Nov...
9 Jan 20244,250 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXVII, Lot 201
ELIS, Olympia. 101st Olympiad. 376 BC. AR Stater (21.5mm, 12.04 g, 12h). Hera mint. Head of Hera right, wearing ornamented stephanos and single-pendant earring; F-A flanking neck / Eagle standing right, head left, wings spread, within olive wreath. Seltman, Temple 294 (dies ER/θι); BCD Olympia 110 (same dies); BMC 95 (same dies); Rhousopoulos 2558 (same dies). Lightly toned, minor porosity and flan flaws. VF. From the Columbus Collection. Ex New York Sale IV (17 January 2002), lot 166; Hess-...
9 Jan 202420,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXVII, Lot 202
ELIS, Olympia. 111th-114th Olympiad. 336-324 BC. AR Hemidrachm (16mm, 2.92 g, 11h). Head of Hera right, wearing stephanos and single-pendant earring; F-A flanking neck / Eagle, wings spread, standing left, head right, on rock. Seltman, Temple, pl. XII, 26 = BMC 104 (same obv. die); BCD Olympia 201 (same obv. die); HGC 5, 451 (same obv. die as illustration). Old cabinet tone, minor roughness, slightly off center on reverse. VF. From the Pythagoras Collection, purchased from Edward J. Waddell ...
9 Jan 20243,500 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXVII, Lot 465
MYSIA, Pergamum. Valerian I. AD 253-260. Æ Medallion (43mm, 31.84 g, 12h). Olympic Games issue. Aur(elios) Damas, Strategos and Asiarch. Struck AD 253 or 257. AYT • K • Π • ΛIK • OY AΛЄPIANOC •, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / ЄΠI C AYP • ΔAMA •/A ΠЄPΓA(MH)NΩN, • ΠΡΩTΩN • Γ •/ NЄΩKOPΩ/N, wreath with OΛ/YMΠ/IΛ in three lines, flanked by two prize crowns, each containing a palm frond; all set on prize table; below, urn, flanked on either side by a purse and whip. Weisser – (cf. 253...
9 Jan 2024Unsold 
Dmitry Markov Coins & Medals | M&M Numismatics Ltd - Auction 60, Lot 84
Elis, Olympia. 78th-80th Olympiads. Silver Hemidrachm (2.99 g), 468-460 BC Eagle flying left. Reverse: F-A, winged thunderbolt with volutes above. BCD Olympia 11ff; HGC 5, 422. Toned. Very Fine. Estimate: 150 USD...
9 Jan 2024120 USD
Dmitry Markov Coins & Medals | M&M Numismatics Ltd - Auction 60, Lot 85
Elis, Olympia. 94th Olympiad. Silver Stater (11.66 g), 404 BC Eagle's head left; below, white poplar leaf. Reverse: F-A, winged thunderbolt with volutes; all within olive-wreath. BCD Olympia 77; HGC 5, 350. Toned. Neary Very Fine. Estimate: 750 USD...
9 Jan 2024700 USD
Dmitry Markov Coins & Medals | M&M Numismatics Ltd - Auction 60, Lot 86
Elis, Olympia. Silver Hemiobol (0.50 g), ca. 360-352 BC Hea of Olympia right. Reverse: F-A, winged thunderbolt with volutes. BCD Olympia 172; HGC 5, 501. Well centered and lightly toned. Choice Very Fine. Estimate: 200 USD...
9 Jan 2024185 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3113, Lot 31020
Ancients ELIS. Olympia. Ca. 450-440 BC. AR stater (23mm, 12.43 gm, 10h). NGC Choice XF★ 5/5 - 4/5, countermarks. Eagle flying right, wings spread above and below body, grasping hare in its talons and tearing at prey's neck with beak; two countermarks in field to right / F-A, thunderbolt adorned with wings below and volutes above. BCD 31 (this coin). Seltman 59 (AK/). SNG Berry 821. Extremely rare, especially in such lovely condition. Bold dimensionality with a moody patina disrupted by an elec...
8 Jan 202415,000 USD
Nomos AG - obolos 30, Lot 310
ACHAIA, Achaian League. Elis. Circa 175-168 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 16 mm, 2.40 g, 2 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. Monogram of the Achaian League; across field, F - A; above, ΛΥ; all within laurel wreath. Αγρινιον 343-7. BCD Peloponnesos 665.5. Benner 13. Clerk 52. Struck on a broad flan. Minor porosity, otherwise, very fine. Starting price: 100 CHF...
17 Dec 2023150 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 30, Lot 323
ELIS. Olympia. Circa later 390s-380 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 16 mm, 2.77 g, 1 h), unsigned work by Polykaon. Eagle's head to right. Rev. F-A Winged thunderbolt within olive wreath. BCD Olympia 95 var. HGC 5, 433. SNG Copenhagen -. Very fine. From the Dr. Paul Peter Urone Collection, ex Classical Numismatic Auctions 4, 21 September 1988, 87. Starting price: 200 CHF...
17 Dec 2023420 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 30, Lot 324
ELIS. Olympia. Late 3rd century-191 BC. (Bronze, 15 mm, 3.59 g, 7 h). Head of Apollo to right, wearing taenia. Rev. F - A Zeus standing right, brandishing thunderbolt with his right hand and holding eagle on his left; to left, monogram of HP (off flan); to right, monogram of ME. BCD Olympia 295. HGC 5, 531. SNG Copenhagen 437. Dark brown patina. Scarce. Very fine. From the collection of J. Aiello, Obolos 23, 12 June 2022, 381. Starting price: 50 CHF...
17 Dec 2023Unsold 
Nomos AG - obolos 30, Lot 524
ISLANDS OFF ELIS, Kephallenia. Kephallenia. C. Proculeius, circa 30-28 BC. (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.81 g, 10 h). Terminal bust of Jupiter to right; behind his neck, monogram. Rev. [C PROCVLEI L F] Skate fish. BMC 65 (as Kranion). RPC I 1359 (town of Kephallenia). Winterthur 2185-6. Very rare and with an unusual reverse depiction. Very fine. From the Dr. Paul Peter Urone Collection, ex Triton X, 9 January 2007, 250 and from the David Freeman Collection, Triton V, 15 January 2002, 383. Starting price:...
17 Dec 20231,100 CHF
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Lugdunum GmbH - Auction 23, Lot 42
GREEK COINS GREECE. ELIS. Olympia. Drachm circa 250-210 BC. Eagle flying right grasping hare in its talons // F – A Thunderbolt. BCD 238 Olympia; Dewing 1096. 4.75 g. Worn obv. die, otherwise extremely fine with sharp details Provenance: Auction Adolph Hess AG 251, Lucerne (Switzerland), 7 May 1981, lot n°60. Estimate: 250 CHF...
14 Dec 2023460 CHF
Bruun Rasmussen - Online Auction 2349, Lot 5162
Ancient coins Greece Peloponnessos Ancient Greece, Achaean League, Elis, Hemidrachm, c. 196-146 BC, 2.45 g, SNG Cop 297, Patrae, Hemidrachm, c. 86 BC, 2.43 g, BCD Peloponnesos 508.4-5. (2) VF Starting price: 500 DKK...
10 Dec 2023500 DKK
Auktionen Münzhandlung Sonntag - Auction 40, Lot 23
Elis. Olympia. AR-Obol um 412 v. Chr. Kopf der Hera mit Stephane nach rechts, darauf links und rechts Palmetten / Geflügelter Blitz. BMC 70, SNG Delpierre 2141, SNG BCD 75. 0,90 g sehr schön Aus Auktion 144 Numismatik Lanz, München im November 2008, Nr. 199. Estimate: 100 EUR...
6 Dec 2023275 EUR
Auktionen Münzhandlung Sonntag - Auction 40, Lot 24
Elis. Olympia. AR-Hemidrachme 360-350 v. Chr. Kopf der Ortsnymphe Olympia nach rechts, mit Sakkos, eingedrehtem Schläfenhaar, Ohrgehänge und Perlenkette / Adler mit geschlossenen Schwingen stehend nach links, Kopf zurückwendend, in Olivenkranz. BMC 77, SNG BCD 124. 2,80 g kleines Graffito auf dem Revers, sehr schön Aus Auktion 144 Numismatik Lanz, München im November 2008, Nr. 200. Estimate: 100 EUR...
6 Dec 2023400 EUR
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 551, Lot 75
ELIS, Olympia. 87th Olympiad. 432 BC. AR Stater (22.5mm, 11.39 g, 2h). Eagle, wings raised, standing left on dead hare / Nike advancing left, holding wreath, within incuse square. Seltman, Temple – (dies BF/βθ [unlisted die combination]); BCD Olympia –; HGC 5, –. Old collection tone, scratches, countermark on obverse. Fine. Extremely rare. Lot includes an old collection flip, handwritten in German. Estimate: 200 USD...
29 Nov 2023600 USD
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 114, Lot 129
Elis, Olympia AR Obol. 'Zeus mint', 96th -100th Olympiad, circa 396-380 BC. Head of Eagle to right / Thunderbolt, with volutes above and wings below; F-A across fields. BCD Olympia 96; SNG Berry 838; HGC 5, 468. 0.77g, 11mm, 1h. Very Fine. Very Rare. Estimate: 100 GBP...
23 Nov 2023260 GBP
Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd - Auction 134, Lot 3572
Peloponnesos, Elis, Olympia, 78th-82nd Olympiad, (c.460s-450s B.C.), silver stater 21mm, (11.50 g), obv. eagle flying to left, with wings folded down with tail bent down, claws grasping a hare to left, rev. F A either side of a Thunderbolt with wings curled downwards within shallow incuse square, (cf.S.2859, Seltman 104 [p.27, Pl.III], BCD Olympia 327,4 [(Leu 90, May 10, 2004], This Coin illustrated]). Nearly very fine and very rare. Ex Fred shore, USA, January 11, 2007 (for $1800 US) later p...
21 Nov 2023Unsold 
Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd - Auction 134, Lot 3573
Peloponnesos, Elis, Olympia, 83rd-87th Olympiad, (c.448-432 B.C.), silver drachm 19mm, (4.91 g), obv. eagle flying to left, both wings flapping grasping a coiled snake with his talons right, with two countermarks to right, rev. F A either side of a Thunderbolt with volutes above and wings below, within incuse square, (S.-, Seltman, Temple pl. VIII, 13 [This Coin illustrated]; BCD Olympia 51 [(Leu 90 p.37]). Fine, extremely rare. Ex CNG Triton XIII, January 5, 2010 (lot 2174 part) originally f...
21 Nov 20231,000 AUD
Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd - Auction 134, Lot 3574
Peloponnesos, Elis, Olympia, 131-132nd Olympiad, (mid 250's or 256-252 B.C.), silver hemidrachm, (2.28 g), obv. Zeus Olympios bearded head crowned with olive wreath to right, rev, F A/A across with eagle standing right, with long legs and spread tail feathers to lower right an Ionic capital, (cf.S.2900, BCD [Leu 90] 225 [similar obverse die], Seltman Pl.VIII, 30, BMC 138, SNG Delepierrre 2198, HGC 5, 511 [S]). Lightly toned, nearly very fine/very fine and rare. $$ Ex BCD Collection, from CNG A...
21 Nov 2023240 AUD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 550, Lot 154
ISLANDS off ELIS, Kephallenia. Kranion. 4th century BC. Æ (13mm, 2.48 g, 5h). Crestic Attic helmet left / K within circular border. HGC 6, 150; SNG Copenhagen –; BMC 28. Dark green-brown patina, slight roughness. VF. From the St. George Collection. Ex CNG inventory 726238 (June 2001). Estimate: 150 USD...
15 Nov 2023550 USD
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - Auction 397, Lot 2269
PELOPONNESUS. ELIS. OLYMPIA. AR-Stater, um 460/450 v. Chr.; 11,70 g. Adler fliegt r. mit Schlange in Fängen und Schnabel//In rundem Incusum: Geflügelter Blitz. Seltman 41; Slg. BCD -. R Fast sehr schön/schön Estimate: 1500 EUR...
14 Nov 20232,200 EUR
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - Auction 397, Lot 2270
PELOPONNESUS. ELIS. OLYMPIA. AR-Stater, 420 v. Chr., 90. Olympiade, Heratempel; 12,04 g. Herakopf r. mit Stephane//In Olivenkranz: Blitz. Seltman - (EA?/ηη); Slg. BCD vergl. 64. R Feine Tönung, gutes sehr schön Exemplar der Giessener Münzhandlung 196, München 2011, Nr. 1555 und der Auktion NAC 123, Zürich 2021, Nr. 534. Estimate: 2500 EUR...
14 Nov 20232,600 EUR
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - Auction 397, Lot 2271
PELOPONNESUS. ELIS. OLYMPIA. AR-Drachme, 245/210 v. Chr.; 4,97 g. Adler r. auf Hasen//Blitz. Slg. BCD 261. Feine Tönung, fast vorzüglich Exemplar der Auktion Giessener Münzhandlung 224, München 2014, Nr. 216 (zuvor erworben 1988 bei Dr. Maly, Kriens). Estimate: 400 EUR...
14 Nov 20231,300 EUR
Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XXIX, Lot 66
Sicily, Siculo-Punic AR Tetradrachm. 'People of the Camp' mint (Entella?), circa 320-315 BC. Female head (Artemis-Tanit or Elissa-Dido?) to right, wearing Phrygian tiara / Lion walking to right; palm tree with three date clusters behind, s'mmhnt ('People of the Camp') in Punic in exergue. Jenkins, Punic, series 4, 272 (O85-R226, these dies); De Luynes 1472 (these dies); Rizzo pl. 68, 8 (these dies); Boston MFA 36 (these dies). NGC graded AU★ 5/5 - 5/5 (#6674505-002). Extremely Rare. Ex...
9 Nov 2023110,000 GBP
Fischer - Auction 11, Lot 10045
Antike Griechen Elis Hemidrachme (2,33g), 175 -168 v. Chr. Av: Zeuskopf nach rechts. Rev: Monogramm, in den Winkeln "F - N - M - O". Breiter Schrötling und gut zentriert, ss. Starting price: 100 EUR...
9 Nov 2023170 EUR
Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 140, Lot 39
The Carthaginians in Sicily and North Africa Tetradrachm, uncertain mint in Sicily circa 320-310, AR 26 mm, 17.14 g. Female head r., wearing oriental tiara with plain band before forehead. Rev. Lion prowling r., with head facing; behind, palm tree with two clusters of dates; in exergue, s'mmhnt in Punic characters. de Luynes 1472 (these dies). Rizzo pl. 68, 8 (these dies). Boston, MFA 36 (these dies). AMB 562 (these dies). Kent-Hirmer 208 (these dies). Jenkins, Punic Sicily III, 272. Very rar...
7 Nov 202360,000 CHF
Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 140, Lot 122
Elis, Olympia Stater, 87th Olympiad circa 432, AR 26 mm, 12.10 g. Eagle flying r., with its wings spread above its body, grasping a hare by the back with its talons and tearing at it with its beak. Rev. [F] – A Nike, wearing a peplos and a chiton, seated facing l. on top of two steps, holding a long palm-branch in her r. hand and resting her l. hand on the top step; below, an olive spray. Traité, pl. CCXXX, 1. C.T. Seltman, The Katoché Hoard of Elean Coins, NC 1951, p. 43, 133 and pl. 5 (this ...
7 Nov 202346,000 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 30, Lot 1186
ELIS. Olympia. 87th Olympiad, 432 BC. Stater (Silver, 24 mm, 10.47 g, 7 h). F-A, Eagle standing to left, with wings spread, grasping, with his talons, a coiled snake that is striking upwards towards the eagle's open beak; in the field to left, uncertain countermark. Rev. F-A Large thunderbolt, with lily- shaped flame above, volutes below and with a very large wing on either side. BCD Olympia 49 (same dies). HGC 5, 333. Seltman 124 (BH/βχ). SNG Delepierre 2081 (same dies). Rare. Clear, nicely c...
6 Nov 20235,500 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 30, Lot 1187
ELIS. Olympia. Circa 350s-340s BC. Obol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.91 g, 5 h). Head of the nymph Olympia to right. Rev. F A Eagle with closed wings standing right, head turned back to left. BCD Olympia 170 var. (from the same obverse die). HGC 5, 475 (same obverse die, but with a different arrangement of the ethnic). Very rare, probably unpublished, and with a calmly serene head of Olympia. Good very fine. From the Dr. Paul Peter Urone Collection, ex Nomos FPL Winter/Spring 2016, 41 and Nomos 6, 8 May ...
6 Nov 20232,800 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 30, Lot 1188
ELIS. Olympia. 134th-143rd Olympiad, circa 244-208 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.88 g, 8 h). Eagle flying right, clutching the back of a hare with its talons and tearing at it's head with his beak. Rev. F-A Thunderbolt, with double volutes above and below, and with a facing winged gorgoneion at the center; in the lower field to right, hippocamp; in the lower field to left, monogram of AKTE. BCD Olympia 266 (this coin). HGC 5, 510 (citing this coin). Schwabacher Group IV, 42 (same dies). Attra...
6 Nov 20233,800 CHF
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Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 771
ELIS. Olympia. 78th Olympiad, 468 BC. Obol (Silver, 11 mm, 0.85 g, 2 h), 468. Eagle flying right with wings above and below his body, grasping snake with his beak and claws. Rev. F - Α (retrograde) Thunderbolt with wings below and volutes above. BCD Olympia 4 (this coin). BMC 4 and pl. X, 5 (same dies). Seltman p. 11. Very rare. Toned. Nearly very fine. From the "Collection sans Pareille" of Ancient Greek Fractions and from the BCD Collection, Leu Numismatics 90, 10 May 2004, 4. Estimate: 200...
5 Nov 2023650 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 772
ELIS. Olympia. 78th-82nd Olympiad, 468-452 BC. Obol (Silver, 9 mm, 1.02 g, 4 h), circa 460s. Eagle flying left with wings above and below his body, grasping snake with his beak and claws. Rev. F - Α Thunderbolt with wings below and volutes above. BCD Olympia 14 (this coin). SNG Copenhagen 354. SNG Fitzwilliam 3662. Traité II, 3, 1039 and pl. CCXXIX, 3. Very rare. Toned. Very fine. From the "Collection sans Pareille" of Ancient Greek Fractions and from the BCD Collection, Leu Numismatics 90, 10...
5 Nov 20233,000 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 773
ELIS. Olympia. 87th-90th Olympiad, 432-420 BC. Obol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.81 g), circa 460s. Eagle standing left, with open wings and his head turned back to right. Rev. F - Α Thunderbolt with wings below and volutes above. BCD Olympia 57 (this coin). SNG Copenhagen 367 (same dies). Extremely rare. Nicely toned. Very fine. From the "Collection sans Pareille" of Ancient Greek Fractions and from the BCD Collection, Leu Numismatics 90, 10 May 2004, 57. Estimate: 400 CHF...
5 Nov 20231,600 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 774
ELIS. Olympia. 91st-94th Olympiad, 416-404 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 8 mm, 0.50 g, 9 h), circa 460s. Ϝ (retrograde) Head of an eagle to right. Rev. Α within an incuse square. BCD Olympia 80 (this coin), otherwise unpublished, but cf. BCD Peloponnesos 630 for a hemiobol of very similar style. Apparently unique. Clear and well-struck. Surface roughness, otherwise, very fine. From the "Collection sans Pareille" of Ancient Greek Fractions and from the BCD Collection, Leu Numismatics 90, 10 May 2004, ...
5 Nov 20231,300 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 775
ELIS. Olympia. 95th Olympiad, 400 BC. Hemiobol (Silver, 10 mm, 0.49 g, 10 h), circa 460s. Eagle's head and neck to right. Rev. Ϝ - Α Thunderbolt with flames above and volutes below. BCD Olympia 86 (same dies). BCD Peloponnesos 633 (this coin). SNG Copenhagen 376. Extremely rare. Nicely toned and well-centered. nearly extremely fine. From the "Collection sans Pareille" of Ancient Greek Fractions and from the BCD Collection, LHS 96, 8 May 2006, 633 . Estimate: 500 CHF...
5 Nov 20233,200 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 776
ELIS. Olympia. 96th-100th Olympiad, 396-380 BC. Tetartemorion (Silver, 6x8 mm, 0.17 g, 4 h), with an eagle head struck from dies engraved either by Polykaon or by a close follower, circa later 390s-380. Head of an eagle to right. Rev. Ϝ - Α The upper half of a thunderbolt, adorned with flames. BCD Olympia and BCD Peloponnesos -, but cf. BCD Olympia 106 a similar thunderbolt. Seltman pl. VIII, 21 (but termed a hemiobol in error). Extremely rare. Clearly struck. Some surface roughness, otherwise...
5 Nov 20231,300 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 777
ELIS. Olympia. 105th Olympiad, 360 BC. Obol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.82 g, 11 h), struck in the Hera mint. Ϝ - Α Head of the eponymous nymph Olympia, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace, and with hair bound in a sphendone. Rev. Ϝ - Α Eagle, with closed wings, standing to left, his head turned back to right. BCD Olympia 125 (this coin, otherwise unpublished). Extremely rare. Of pleasing late Classical style. Toned. Very fine. From the "Collection sans Pareille" of Ancient Greek Fractions and fr...
5 Nov 20231,500 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 29, Lot 778
ELIS. Olympia. 105th-107th Olympiad, circa 360-352 BC. Obol (Silver, 12 mm, 0.91 g, 10 h), struck in the Hera mint. Ϝ - Α Head of the eponymous nymph Olympia to left; below neck truncation, Δ (engraver's initial). Rev. Ϝ Α Eagle, with closed wings, standing to right on an olive branch. BCD -., but see BCD Olympia 175 for an obol from the same obverse die. Seltman p. 103 and pl. XII, 17 (same obverse die. Extremely rare. Lightly toned. Struck from a slightly worn obverse die, traces of die ru...
5 Nov 20231,300 CHF
Frankfurter Münzhandlung Nachf. GmbH - Auction 157, Lot 93
GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN. Peloponnes. Elis (Olympia). Stater 280/260, Magistrat Ari... 12.04 g. 25.9 mm. Kopf des Zeus. Rv. Adler nach rechts, davor Blitzbündel, dahinter Kranz. Seltman CX (Avers). HGC 401. Selten. Feine Patina. Sehr schön. Estimate: 2000 EUR...
3 Nov 20233,400 EUR
Frankfurter Münzhandlung Nachf. GmbH - Auction 157, Lot 94
GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN. Peloponnes. Elis (Olympia). Drachme 244/208, 134.-143. Olympiade. 4.71 g. 19.2 mm. Adler mit Hase. Rv. Blitzbündel. BCD Olympia 236. HGC 508. Selten. Feine, dunkle Patina. Gutes sehr schön. Estimate: 200 EUR...
3 Nov 2023380 EUR
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 549, Lot 79
ELIS, Olympia. 109th Olympiad. 344 BC. AR Stater (22mm, 11.45 g, 12h). Head of Hera right, wearing stephanos / Eagle, with spread wings, standing left, head right, on head of stag right; all within wreath. Seltman, Temple 332 (dies FC/ιο); BCD Olympia 152 (same dies); HGC 5, 386. Toned, banker's mark on obverse. Fine. Ex collection of a Southern Pathologist (Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 342, 14 January 2015), lot 231, purchased from Robert Golan, 28 February 1996. Estimat...
1 Nov 2023550 USD
Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger - Auction 435, Lot 101
Elis Olympia Hemidrachme 196/146 v. Chr., Magistrat Ly... - Prägung für die Achaiische Liga. Kopf des Zeus / Monogramm in Kranz. 6h. BMC 53; Slg. BCD 665.5; HGC 536. 2.35 g.; 15,5 mm. Feine Tönung Sehr schön Ex Auktion Peus Nachf. 372, 2002, 216. Estimate: 100 EUR...
31 Oct 2023240 EUR
Spink - Auction 23108, Lot 1107
The 'Kyrios' Collection | Elis, Olympia AR Drachm, c. 244-206 BC, Eagle flying right with hare in talons, rev. F-A either side of winged thunderbolt, 4.79g (BCD, Olympia, 238, same dies: Elis hoard, Group II,11) Toned, slightly off-centre but very fine. Estimate: £300 - £400...
24 Oct 2023700 GBP
Spink - Auction 23108, Lot 1265
Achaia, Achaian league (4): i) Pallantion, c.100 BC, AR Hemidrachm, laureate head of Zeus right, rev. PAL around Achaian league monogram, monogram and trident head below, all within wreath, 2.31g (BCD Peloponnesos 1593.2; Benner 4), lightly toned with softened details, very fine; ii) Elis, c. 150 BC, AR Hemidrachm, laureate head of Zeus right, rev. Achaian league monogram, I above, F-A across fields, thunderbolt below, all within wreath, 2.38g (BCD Peloponnesos 668.1; Benner 25; HGC 5, 53), t...
24 Oct 2023350 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - The Mike Ballerini Collection, Lot 866
Elis, Olympia Æ 17mm. Circa 300-191 BC. Laureate head of Apollo to right / Zeus Aëtophoros advancing to right, hurling thunderbolt; F-A across fields above two monograms. Cf. BCD Olympia 295; cf. SNG Copenhagen 437. 3.58g, 17mm, 3h. Good Fine. From the Mike Ballerini Collection, collector's ticket included. Estimate: 5 GBP...
19 Oct 202310 GBP
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - eLive Auction 79, Lot 7081
GREEK COINS PELOPONNESUS ELIS. OLYMPIA. AR-Stater, um 452 v. Chr., 82. Olympiade; 11,88 g. Adler fliegt r. mit Schlange in den Fängen//Geflügelter Blitz. Hoover 299; Seltman 49; Slg. BCD vergl. 28. R Feine Tönung, fast sehr schön Exemplar der CNG Electronic Auction 302, Lancaster 2013, Nr. 97 und der Auktion Fritz Rudolf Künker 304, Osnabrück 2018, Nr. 358. Estimate: 250 EUR...
16 Oct 2023600 EUR
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - eLive Auction 79, Lot 7082
GREEK COINS PELOPONNESUS ELIS. OLYMPIA. AR-Stater, um 408 v. Chr., 93. Olympiade, Zeustempel; 11,79 g. Adlerkopf l., darunter Blatt einer Silberpappel//In Kranz: Blitz. Hoover 350; Seltman 157; Slg. BCD 78. RR Punze auf dem Revers, schön-sehr schön Exemplar der Auktion Giessener Münzhandlung 251, München 2017, Nr. 4400 (zuvor erworben 1971). Seltman bezeichnet das Blatt unter dem Adlerkopf als Efeublatt; BDC und Hoover bezeichnen es als Blatt einer Silberpappel. Pausanias schreibt, daß die El...
16 Oct 2023625 EUR
Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - eLive Auction 79, Lot 7144
GREEK COINS LOTS Griechisches Kleinsilber: Enthalten sind je eine Hemidrachme der Phocischen Föderation (Phokis, Slg. BCD 233 (stempelgleich)) und der Achaischen Liga (Elis, Slg. BCD 664) sowie eine Drachme von Dyrrachium (Illyria, Maier in BZ 1918, vgl. 174). 3 Stück. Sehr schön und besser Aus einer 2006 abgeschlossenen Sammlung. Estimate: 75 EUR...
16 Oct 2023110 EUR
Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 14, Lot 81
ELIS. Olympia. 111th Olympiad, 336 BC. Hemidrachm (Silver, 15 mm, 2.67 g, 5 h). Laureate head of Zeus to left. Rev. F - A Eagle, with closed wings, standing right on the tail of a snake, coiling upwards and striking towards the eagle's head. BCD Olympia 157 (this coin). Seltman pl. VIII, 29 (same obverse die). SNG Berry 848. SNG Copenhagen 391. SNG Delepierre 2164 (same dies). SNG Lockett 2412. Very rare and attractively toned. Very fine. From the collection of Prof. Dr. D. Mannsperger and f...
14 Oct 20231,800 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 29, Lot 212
ELIS. Olympia. 134th-143rd Olympiad, circa 244-208 BC. Drachm (Silver, 18 mm, 4.42 g, 9 h), struck under the magistrate So... Eagle flying right, clutching hare in its talons; below tail feathers, Σ. Rev. F-A Winged thunderbolt, with volutes above and below; to right, wreath; across lower field, Σ-Ω. BCD Olympia. 259. HGC 5, 508. Lightly toned. Minor porosity, otherwise, very fine. From the collection of a Nobleman who died in 1940. Starting price: 200 CHF...
8 Oct 2023650 CHF
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Nomos AG - obolos 29, Lot 215
ACHAIA, Achaian League. Elis. Circa 188-180 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 13 mm, 2.39 g, 11 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. Monogram of the Achaian League; across field, F-A; below, ΦΙ; all within laurel wreath. Agrinion 336. BCD Peloponnesos -. Benner 8. Clerk 283. Very fine. Starting price: 100 CHF...
8 Oct 2023100 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 29, Lot 216
ACHAIA, Achaian League. Elis. Circa 88-30 BC. Tetrobol (Silver, 16 mm, 1.81 g, 1 h). Laureate head of Zeus to right. Rev. Monogram of the Achaian League; to left, F-A; above and to right, monograms; all within laurel wreath. Agrinion -. BCD Peloponnesos 682. Benner 50. Clerk 254. Lightly porous, otherwise, very fine. Starting price: 100 CHF...
8 Oct 2023120 CHF
Kölner Münzkabinett - Auction 119, Lot 42
ACHAIA ACHÄISCHE LIGA AR-Hemidrachme 88-30 v. Chr. Elis Vs.: Kopf des Zeus Amarios mit Lorbeerkranz n. r., Rs.: Bundesmonogramm für AX, oben Monogramm, unten Blitzbündel, alles in Lorbeerkranz BCD Peloponnesos 678; Benner 58; SNG Cop. 307. 2.39 g. ss ex Künker, eLive Auction 28, 2014, Los 73 Estimate: 80 EUR...
6 Oct 2023110 EUR
Kölner Münzkabinett - Auction 119, Lot 43
ELIS OLYMPIA AR-Stater 268-252 v. Chr. Vs.: Kopf des Zeus mit Lorbeerkranz n. r., unter dem Halsabschnitt AP, Rs.: F - A, Adler steht n. r., rechts Blitzbündel BCD Olympia 219; Seltman 234. 11.67 g. R feine Tönung, winz. Kratzer, ss ex Vinchon, Auktion vom 29. April 1974, Los 91 (Slg. Peyrefitte) Estimate: 5000 EUR...
6 Oct 20235,000 EUR
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 547, Lot 152
ELIS, Olympia. 83rd-87th Olympiad. 448-432 BC. AR Drachm (20mm, 5.59 g, 6h). Eagle right, tearing at hare held in talons / Thunderbolt with volutes above and wings below, within incuse square. Seltman, Temple, pl. VIII, 7; BCD Olympia 41 (this coin); HGC 5, 414 (this coin illustrated). Toned, a little granularity, test cut and punch mark on reverse. Good Fine. Ex R. D. Frederick Collection (Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 245, 1 December 2010), lot 111; BCD Collection (Leu 90, ...
4 Oct 20231,300 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 547, Lot 153
ELIS, Olympia. 134th-143rd Olympiad. Circa 244-208 BC. AR Drachm (18mm, 4.48 g, 12h). Eagle flying right, tearing at hare held in talons / Thunderbolt with double volutes above and wings below. Elis Hoard Group II, 10 (same dies); BCD Olympia 240 (same dies); HGC 5, 508. Toned, roughness and porosity. Near VF. Estimate: 500 USD...
4 Oct 2023800 USD
Spink - Auction 23007, Lot 95
The 'Kyrios' Collection | Elis, Olympia, 98th Olympiad (388 BC), AR Didrachm, head of Hera right, wearing stephanos ornamented with palmettes, rev. FA (retrograde), thunderbolt within olive-wreath, 12.00g (Seltman 283 - EM/B; BCD 93 = this coin; ex NFA VI, lot 224), toned, well-struck, good very fine. PROVENANCE, Spink 209, 6 October 2011, lot 601, 'toned, very fine' - £1,500, Classical Numismatic Group, Mail Bid Sale 81, 20 May 2009, lot 2235, BCD Collection, Leu 90, 10 May 2004, lot 93, ...
3 Oct 20235,800 GBP
Morton & Eden - Auction 124, Lot 369
‡ Elis, Olympia, stater, c. 380 BC, F – A, head of Hera right wearing stephane decorated with palmettes, rev., eagle standing facing with head turned to left, spreading open its right wing; flanked by Π-Ο; and all within olive-wreath, 12.12g, die axis 8.00 (Jameson 1238, this piece; Seltman 292b, this piece; Pozzi 1845, same dies), fine style, toned, good very fine, very rare Provenance: Hirsch XVI, 6 December 1906, lot 577; R. Jameson collection, Paris; C. Gillet collection, private catalog...
26 Sep 202338,000 GBP
Morton & Eden - Auction 124, Lot 370
‡ Elis, Olympia, stater, c. 370 BC, F – A, head of Hera right wearing stephane decorated with palmettes, rev., eagle standing right with closed wings and head turned back, within olive-wreath, 12.14g, die axis 4.00 (Seltman 295; Traité III, pl. 231, 21, same dies; Kraay-Hirmer 507, same reverse die), shiny dark toning, about extremely fine, very rare Provenance: Bank Leu, Zurich, 5 May 1981, lot 116; European Connoisseur collection (formed before 2002). ...
26 Sep 202330,000 GBP
Morton & Eden - Auction 124, Lot 371
‡ Elis, Olympia, stater, c. 350 BC, laureate head of Zeus right, rev., F – A, eagle standing right with closed wings and trapping a coiled serpent in its talons; in left field, leaf (?), thunderbolt and H, 11.93g, die axis 12.00 (Seltman 203 var.), toned, rusty obverse die, about extremely fine, very rare Provenance: European Connoisseur collection (formed before 2002). Estimate: 10000 - 15000 GBP...
26 Sep 20239,000 GBP
Morton & Eden - Auction 124, Lot 372
‡ Elis, Olympia, hemidrachm, 364-323 BC, head of the nymph Olympia right, rev., FA, eagle standing right, looking back; to right, thunderbolt, 2.90g, die axis 7.00 (Seltman pl. 12, 25), toned, very fine Provenance: Hamburger sale, 11 June 1930, lot 247; European Connoisseur collection (formed before 2002). Estimate: 300 - 400 GBP...
26 Sep 20231,100 GBP
Münzzentrum Rheinland - Auction 200, Lot 94
Achäischer Bund. ELIS (Olympia). Triobolon (150/146 v.Chr.) 2,30g. Kallippos v. Kyzikos. Kopf des Zeus Amarios n.r.; dahinter KALLIPPOS / Im Lorbeerkranz: Bundesmonogramm AX über Keraunos; daneben FA und Monogr. für XE; oben Monogr. für FIL. BMC 73 var., SNG Cop. 298var., Agrinion Hoard - . . R vz- Estimate: 60 EUR...
20 Sep 2023130 EUR
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