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Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 111, Lot 294
PHRYGIA, Laodikeia. Circa 160-145 BC. AR Didrachm (21mm, 6.18 g, 12h). Cistophoric standard. Lion's skin draped over club; all within wreath / Grape bunch on vine; to lower right, wolf standing right above head of Tyche right. Kleiner & Noe Series 4, unlisted denomination, but obv. die 1 from Series 1 didrachms; HGC 7, 734. VF, toned, a few scratches. Well centered. Extremely rare, none in CoinArchives. Estimate: 500 USD...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 111, Lot 652
Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. AR Cistophorus (25mm, 11.97 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. Struck circa 25-20 BC. IMP • CAE SAR, bare head right / AVGVSTVS, capricorn right, head left, bearing cornucopia on back; all within laurel wreath. RIC I 477; Sutherland Group V, – (unlisted dies); RPC I 2213; RSC 16; BMCRE 696 = BMCRR East 263; BN 916–7. Near EF, deeply toned with some iridescence. Well centered, good metal. The cistophoric tetradrachm was introduced by the Attalid kings of Pergamum in the 190s BC, a...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 111, Lot 683
Domitia. Augusta, AD 82-96. AR Cistophorus (25mm, 11.14 g, 6h). Uncertain Asian mint. Struck under Domitian, AD 82. Draped bust right / Venus, seen half from behind, naked to the hips, standing right, resting elbow on column, holding scepter and helmet. RIC II 847 (Domitian); RPC II 870 (Domitian); RSC 19. VF, toned, small lamination and contact mark on obverse. Estimate: 500 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - Monthly Auction 271920, Lot 40030
Ancients MYSIA. Pergamum. Under Roman Rule (ca. 133-67 BC). AR cistophorus (26mm, 12.66 gm, 11h). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 4/5. Struck ca. 95-92 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica, all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; AM above, ΠΕPΓ civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined staff to right. SNG France 5, 1725. From the Morris Collection HID02901242017 Estimate: 200-300 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - Monthly Auction 271920, Lot 40037
Ancients PHRYGIA. Laodicea. Ca. 133-67 BC. AR cistophorus (27mm, 12.52 gm, 12h). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 5/5. Ca. 88-67 BC, Cratippus, moneyer. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy wreath / KPATIΠ/ΠPOY above bow-case and serpents; ΛΑ-Ο to left, filleted caduceus to right. HGC 7, 724. BMC 10. From the Morris Collection HID02901242017 Estimate: 100-200 USD...
26 May 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - Monthly Auction 271920, Lot 40095
Ancients Octavian, as Sole Imperator (31-27 BC). AR cistophorus (26mm, 12.09 gm, 12h). NGC VF 4/5 - 4/5. Ephesus, 28 BC. IMP•CAESAR•DIVI•F•COS•VI•LIBERTATIS•P•R•VINDEX, laureate head of Octavian right / PAX, Pax standing facing on parazonium or horizontal torch left, head left, caduceus in right hand; serpent emerging from within cista mystica in right field, all within laurel wreath. RIC I 476. RPC I 2203. Sutherland group I. BMC 691. RSC 218. From the Morris Collection. The obverse of this...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - Monthly Auction 271920, Lot 40100
Ancients Augustus (27 BC-AD 14). AR cistophorus (26mm, 11.58 gm, 11h). NGC Fine 4/5 - 4/5. Pergamum, 19-18 BC. IMP•IX•TR•-PO V, bare head of Augustus right / S•P•R• / SIGNIS / RECEPTIS, legend in three lines in opening of triumphal arch decorated with aquila on each wall and inscribed IMP•IX•TR•POT•V and surmounted by halted quadriga right with charioteer holding four sets of reins. RIC I 510. From the Morris Collection HID02901242017 Estimate: 200-300 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - Monthly Auction 271920, Lot 40113
Ancients Claudius I (AD 41-54), with Agrippina II. AR cistophorus (25mm, 10.28 gm, 6h). NGC Choice Fine 4/5 - 3/5. Ephesus, AD 50/1. TI CLAVD CAES•AVG AGRIPP•AVGVSTA, conjoined busts of Claudius, laureate, and Agrippina, draped, facing left / DIANA-EPHESIA, cult figure of Diana Ephesia standing facing wearing tall polos, fillets hanging from wrists. RIC I 119. From the Morris Collection HID02901242017 Estimate: 300-400 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - Monthly Auction 271920, Lot 40161
Ancients Diva Julia Titi (ca. AD 79-90/1). AR cistophorus (25mm, 10.78 gm, 7h). NGC VF 5/5 - 4/5. Ephesus mint (or Rome for circulation in Asia), AD 82. IVLIA AVGVSTA-DIVI TITI F, draped bust of Divi Julia Titi right, seen from front, hair bunched at front, thickly braided and tucked in small chignon at base of head; pellet below bust / VESTA, Vesta seated left on bench decorated with drapery, feet on stool, palladium in right hand, transverse scepter in left. RIC II (Domitian) 848. From the ...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 276
LYDIA. Sardes. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 26 mm, 12.67 g, 1 h), circa 160-150. Cista mystica from which snake coils; all within Dionysiac wreath of ivy and fruit. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, monogram of ΣAP; to right, filleted palm frond. Kleiner & Noe Series 6, 9c (symbol described as 'sword in sheath'). Sharp and and with a particularly elaborate Dionysiac wreath. Extremely fine. Estimate: 350 CHF...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 277
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 30 mm, 12.67 g, 12 h), circa 166-160. Cista mystica from which snake coils; all within Dionysiac wreath of ivy and fruit. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, TPAΛ; to right, humped bull standing right. Kleiner & Noe Series 1b. Pinder 141. Nearly extremely fine. Estimate: 250 CHF...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 278
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 28 mm, 12.79 g, 1 h), circa 166-160. Cista mystica from which snake coils; all within Dionysiac wreath of ivy and fruit. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, TPAΛ; to right, maeander pattern. Kleiner & Noe Series 5, 12a. Pinder 143. A fresh and very sharp piece. Virtually as struck. Estimate: 350 CHF...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 289
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Circa 166-133 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 29 mm, 12.73 g, 1 h), circa 150-140. Cista mystica from which snake coils; all within Dionysiac wreath of ivy and fruit. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, monogram of AΠ; to right, head of an elephant to right. Kleiner & Noe Series 23. Pinder 69. Good extremely fine. Estimate: 350 CHF...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 586
Mark Antony and Octavia, 40-35 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 25 mm, 11.85 g, 12 h), Ephesus, summer-autumn 39. M ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER ET•TERT• Head of Antony to right, wearing wreath of ivy; below, lituus; all within wreath of ivy and flowers. Rev. III•VIR• - R•P•C Draped bust of Octavia to right above cista mystica, flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. RPC I 2201. Sydenham 1197. Nicely toned and very attractive. Light roughness on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine. Estima...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 587
Mark Antony and Octavia, 40-35 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 27 mm, 11.85 g, 1 h), Ephesus, summer-autumn 39. M A•NTONIVS IMP COS•DESIG ITER ET•TERT• Conjoined heads of Antony, wearing wreath of ivy, and Octavia to right. Rev. III•VIR• - R•P•C Dionysus, holding cantharus in his right hand and thyrsus with his left, standing left on cista mystica flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. RPC I 2202. Sydenham 1198. Boldly struck on sound metal, a splendid example. Nearly extremely fine. Estim...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 592
Octavian, 44-27 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 27 mm, 11.83 g, 12 h), Ephesus, 28 BC. IMP•CAESAR•DIVI•F•COS•VI•LIBERTATIS•P•R•VINDEX• Laureate head of Octavian to right. Rev. PAX Pax standing front, head to left, holding caduceus with her right hand; behind her, a snake emerging from cista mystica; all within laurel wreath. RIC 476. RPC I 2203. Sutherland Group I, 45 (P31/-). Well struck on a broad flan. Minor deposits, otherwise, nearly extremely fine. Estimate: 500 CHF...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 593
Octavian, 44-27 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 26 mm, 11.99 g, 12 h), Ephesus, 28 BC. IMP•CAESAR•DIVI•F•COS•VI•LIBERTATIS•P•R•VINDEX• Laureate head of Octavian to right. Rev. PAX Pax standing front, head to left, holding caduceus in her right hand; behind her, a snake emerging from cista mystica; all within laurel wreath. RIC 476. RPC I 2203. Sutherland Group I (unlisted dies). A nicely toned example with a really fine portrait. Minor die faults on the obverse, otherwise, about extremely fine. Est...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 594
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 27 mm, 11.81 g, 1 h), Ephesus, circa 25-20 BC. IMP•CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVSTVS Capricorn to right, head to left, bearing cornucopiae on its back; all within laurel wreath. Cohen 16. RIC 480. RPC I 2213. Sutherland Group V (O14/-). An attractive and very well centered example with a fine portrait. Minor cleaning marks, otherwise, extremely fine. Estimate: 1000 CHF...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 595
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 27 mm, 11.78 g, 1 h), Ephesus, circa 25-20 BC. IMP•CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVSTVS Six grain-ears tied together. RIC 481. RPC I 2214. Sutherland Group VI, 185a (O20/R10). A fresh, sharp and clear piece with a very attractive portrait. Light die wear, otherwise, good extremely fine. Estimate: 1000 CHF...
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Leu Numismatik AG - Auction 4, Lot 596
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 25 mm, 11.96 g, 1 h), Ephesus, circa 25-20 BC. IMP•CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVSTVS Garlanded and filleted altar; on the front, two stags facing each other. RIC 482. RPC I 2215. Sutherland Group VI, 357a (O118/-). A lovely and nicely toned piece. Two nicks on the obverse, otherwise, extremely fine. Estimate: 1000 CHF...
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Stephen Album Rare Coins - Auction 34, Lot 24
PAMPHYLIA: Anonymous, ca. 205-100 BC, AR tetradrachm (15.66g), Side, helmeted head of Athena right // Nike flying left, holding wreath; to left, pomegranate above magistrate initials, ΔIOΔ, countermarked bow in bowcase within circular incuse with initials, F-VF. Similar countermarks were applied in other Asia Minor cities, and Price has linked these countermarks to the introduction of the cistophoric coinage circa 180 BC. Their use allowed Attic-weight coins to continue to circulate in the p...
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Stephen Album Rare Coins - Auction 34, Lot 45
ANCIENT: LOT of 3 silver coins: Seleukid Kingdom: Demetrios II, 145-140 BC, AR tetradrachm: king's head, diademed // Tyche seated (Sear-7053, Fine); Pergamon: AR cistophoric tetradrachm: cista mystica within wreath // encased bow between 2 snakes (Sear-3948var, VF); and Hunnic: Nezak Malek: BI drachm: crowned bust with bull's head // fire-altar & 2 attendants (Göbl-198, choice EF); retail value $370, lot of 3 pieces. Estimate: 240-280 USD...
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Stephen Album Rare Coins - Auction 34, Lot 50
ROMAN EMPIRE: Augustus, 27 BC-14 AD, AR cistophorus (11.09g), Pergamum, ca. 19-18 BC, RIC-507, bear head of Augustus, IMP IX TR PO V below // MART VLTO, temple of Mars Ultor, five-teared base, signum within, VG, R. Estimate: 120-160 USD...
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Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger - Auction 424, Lot 133
Mysien Pergamon Cistophorus 95/92 v. Chr. Schlangenkiste in dionysischem Kranz / Gorytos inmitten von 2 Schlangen, rechts Thyrsos, MA. SNG BN 1722; Kleiner in ANS MN 23 (1978), 17. 12.48 g.; Feine Tönung - gut zentriert Sehr schön - vorzüglich Estimate: 100 EUR...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 341
Ionia, Ephesos AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 180-67 BC. Dated Year 66 = 69/68 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; ΞC (date) above EΦE to left, lit torch to right, palm branch between two cornucopiae above. Kleiner 70; Pinder 51. 12.38g, 28mm, 12h. Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 50 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 395
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 166-67 BC. Circa 104-98 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; MH above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner 21; SNG France 1745. 12.43g, 27mm, 12h. Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 50 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 396
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 133-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; monogram, star and AΠ above, civic monogram in left field, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. SNG Copenhagen 425; SNG France 1726-1727. 12.12g, 27mm, 12h. Near Extremely Fine; old cabinet tone. From the estate of a Genevois collector, via Chaponnière & Firmenich SA. Estimate: 50 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 397
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 133-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; monogram, star and AΠ above, civic monogram in left field, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. SNG Copenhagen 425; SNG France 1726-1727. 12.27g, 27mm, 12h. Good Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 40 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 398
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 85-76 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; ΦI and monogram above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner 42; SNG Copenhagen 441; SNG France 1755-1756. 12.15g, 27mm, 12h. Good Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 40 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 401
Lydia, Tralleis AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 133 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; TIME above, TRAΛ to left, cult statue of Artemis Anaitis to right. SNG von Aulock 8287; SNG Copenhagen 661. 12.31g, 25mm, 12h. Good Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 50 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 445
Phrygia, Apameia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Apollonios, magistrate. Circa 88-67 BC. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy-wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; AΠOΛΛΩ-NIOY in two lines above, AΠA to left, two flutes to right. Kleiner, Late Issue XVI; SNG Copenhagen 150. 12.19g, 29mm, 12h. Very Fine; obv. die worn. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 100 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 518
C. Septimius T. f. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Herakleides, magistrate. Circa 57-55 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bowcase surmounted by platform on which two facing fasces; C•SEPTVMI•T [F] PRO COS in two lines above, OΘ, EΦE and bow with bowcase to left, torch to right, HPAKΛEIΔHΣ below. Stumpf 36. 12.56g, 29mm, 12h. Near Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare; only one example recorded by Stumpf. From the inve...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 519
P. Cornelius P. f. Lentulus Spinther AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Artemidoros, son of Damokrates, magistrate. Laodicea, 56-54 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; P LENTVLVS P F IMP in two lines above, [Λ]AO to left, ornate winged caduceus to right, APTEMIΔOPOΣ ΔAMOKPATOY in two lines below. Stumpf 77. 12.54g, 26mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Very Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 500 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 520
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath, lituus below; all within wreath of ivy and flowers / III•VIR• R•P•C, head of Octavia atop cista mystica, between twisting snakes. RPC I 2201; RSC 2; CRI 262; BMCRR East 133. 12.12g, 27mm, 11h. Extremely Fine. From the inventory of a UK dealer. Estimate: 1000 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 521
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath, lituus below; all within wreath of ivy and flowers / III•VIR• R•P•C, head of Octavia atop cista mystica, between twisting snakes. RPC I 2201; RSC 2; CRI 262; BMCRR East 133. 11.74g, 27mm, 12h. Good Very Fine; attractive cabinet tone. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 500 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 522
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath, lituus below; all within wreath of ivy and flowers / III•VIR• R•P•C, head of Octavia atop cista mystica, between twisting snakes. RPC I 2201; RSC 2; CRI 262; BMCRR East 133. 11.25g, 27mm, 1h. Good Fine. From a private German collection. Estimate: 100 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 523
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Struck circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, conjoined busts of Antony, wearing ivy wreath, and Octavia right / III•VIR• R•P•C, Dionysus standing left on cista mystica between twisting snakes, holding sceptre. RPC I 2202; RSC 3; CRI 263; BMCRR East 136. 12.09g, 26mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 500 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 524
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Struck circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, conjoined busts of Antony, wearing ivy wreath, and Octavia right / III•VIR• R•P•C, Dionysus standing left on cista mystica between twisting snakes, holding sceptre. RPC I 2202; RSC 3; CRI 263; BMCRR East 136. 11.72g, 26mm, 12h. Very Fine. From the inventory of a UK dealer. Estimate: 300 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 547
Domitia (wife of Domitian) AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Uncertain Asian mint, or possibly Rome, AD 82. DOMITIA AVGVSTA, draped bust right of Domitia, hair in a queue; pellet below / VENVS AVG, Venus standing to right, holding spear and helmet, leaning on column. RIC (Domitian) 847; RPC I 870. 10.99g, 25mm, 7h. Near Very Fine; deep old cabinet tone. From a private German collection. Estimate: 250 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 552
Hadrian AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. AD 117-138. HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P, bare head right / DIANA EPHESIA, facing cult statue of Artemis Ephesia, fillets hanging from either arm; stags to left and right at base. RIC 474; RPC III 1328; Metcalf Type 5. 10.75g, 29mm, 7h. Near Very Fine. Very Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 100 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 553
Hadrian AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Smyrna, Ionia. AD 117-138. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bare head right / COS III, eagle standing left on thunderbolt with wings spread and head to right. RIC 516; Metcalf Type 31; BMCRE 1079. 9.78g, 28mm, 6h. Near Very Fine. Very Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 100 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 554
Hadrian AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Smyrna, Ionia. AD 117-138. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bare head right / COS III, eagle standing left on thunderbolt with wings spread and head to right. RIC 516; Metcalf Type 31; BMCRE 1079. 10.78g, 28mm, 6h. Near Very Fine. Very Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 100 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 555
Hadrian AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of uncertain mint 'A', Asia Minor. After AD 128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, laureate bust right / Bundle of six grain ears; COS III across fields. RIC 518c; Metcalf Type 85; RSC 441. 10.18g, 27mm, 7h. Near Very Fine. Very Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 150 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 556
Hadrian AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Knidos(?), Caria. AD 117-138. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS, bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / COS III, Jupiter seated to right on throne, holding vertical sceptre and Victory with wreath on globe in extended left hand. RPC III 1368; Metcalf Type 72. 10.09g, 30mm, 7h. Very Fine. Extremely Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 150 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 557
Hadrian AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Mylasa, Caria. After AD 128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bare head right / COS III, Zeus (Jupiter) Carius standing facing, holding reverted spear in right hand and resting left on shield set on ground; at his feet, an eagle standing to right on tree stump. RIC 495; Metcalf 42; BMCRE 1063; RSC 274. 11.08g, 28mm, 6h. Good Very Fine. Very Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 500 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 558
Hadrian AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Hierapolis, Phrygia. After AD 128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bare-headed and draped bust right / COS III, Apollo Citharoedus standing right, holding plectrum and lyre. RIC 482; Metcalf Type 53; RSC 285. 10.62g, 27mm, 6h. Near Extremely Fine. Rare. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 150 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 56, Lot 863
Hadrian AR Cistophorus. Uncertain mint in Asia, circa AD 129. IMP CAESAR AVGVSTVS, bare head of Augustus right / HADRIANVS AVG P P REN, Hadrian, veiled, standing left, holding corn ears in right hand and wrapping left in toga. RIC 532; BMCRE 1094; Metcalf 92. 9.68g, 29mm, 7h. Near Extremely Fine; beautiful old cabinet tone. Very Rare. Ex Gorny & Mosch 211, 4 March 2013, lot 478; Ex Stack's Bowers & Ponterio 164, 6 January 2012, lot 383; Ex Stack's, Stack & Kroisos Collections, 14 January...
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Emporium Hamburg - Auction 85, Lot 147
KLEINASIEN, MYSIEN / Stadt Pergamon, AR Cistophor (123-104v.Chr.). Cista mystica mit Schlange im Efeukranz. Rs.Bogen in Köcher zw. 2 Schlangen, i.F. 2 Monogramme. 12,55g. Pinder 101; SNG Cop.424 Vs. aus altem Stempel, ss Estimate: 60 EUR...
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Emporium Hamburg - Auction 85, Lot 148
KLEINASIEN, MYSIEN / Stadt Pergamon, AR Cistophor (133-67 v.Chr.). Cista mystica mit Schlange im Efeukranz. Rs.Bogen in Köcher zwischen 2 Schlangen, im Feld Monogramm. 12,33g. Sear 3947 ss Estimate: 100 EUR...
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Emporium Hamburg - Auction 85, Lot 288
RÖMISCHES REICH, Augustus, 27 v.-14 n.Chr., AR Cistophor (25 v.Chr.), Ionien, Stadt Ephesos. Kopf r., IMP CAESAR. Rs.Capricorn mit Füllhorn im Lorbeerkranz, AVGVSTVS. 11,56g. RIC 477; Kampm.2.6 ss Estimate: 560 EUR...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 547
The Roman Republic Marcus Antonius. Cistophoric tetradrachm, Ephesus (?) 39, AR 11.57 g. M·ANTONIVS·IMP·COS· DESIG·ITER ET·TERT Ivy-wreathed head r.; below, lituus. All within ivy-wreath. Rev. III·VIR – R·P·C· Head of Octavia r. on cista mistica between two interlaced snakes with heads erect. Babelon Antonia 60. C 2. Sydenham 1197. RPC 2201. Scarce. Lovely old cabinet tone and about extremely fine The relationship between Marcus Antonius and Octavian was adversarial even at the b...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 548
The Roman Republic Marcus Antonius. Cistophoric tetradrachm, Ephesus (?) 39, AR 11.77 g. M·ANTONIVS·IMP·COS· DESIG·ITER ET·TERT Ivy-wreathed head r.; below, lituus. All within ivy-wreath. Rev. III·VIR – R·P·C· Head of Octavia r. on cista mistica between two interlaced snakes with heads erect. Babelon Antonia 60. C 2. Sydenham 1197. RPC 2201. Scarce. About extremely fine Estimate: 1500 CHF...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 574
The Roman Empire Octavian as Augustus, 27 BC – 14 AD. Cistophoric tetradrachm, Pergamum circa 19-18, AR 11.79 g. IMP IX TR POT V Bare head r. Rev. Triumphal arch inscribed IMP IX TR POT V decorated with legionary eagles l, and r., surmounted by emperor in quadriga r.; SPR / SIGNIS / RECEPTIS beneath arch. C 298. BMC 703. Sutherland 448a. RIC 510. RPC 2218. CBN 984. Well struck on a very fresh metal and extremely fine Estimate: 1500 CHF...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 575
The Roman Empire Octavian as Augustus, 27 BC – 14 AD. Cistophoric tetradrachm, Pergamum circa 19-18, AR 11.90 g. IMP·IX·TR – PO·V Bare head r. Rev. MART – VLTO Vexillum within domed circular temple. C 202. BMC 704. Southerland Group VII. RIC 507. RPC 2220. CBN 989. Struck on excellent metal and extremely fine Estimate: 1500 CHF...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 607
The Roman Empire Claudius augustus, 41 – 54. Cistophoric tetradrachm, Ephesus (?) circa 41-42, AR 11.20 g. TI CLAVD – CAES AVG Bare head l. Rev. COM – ASI Distyle temple within which Claudius stands facing, on l., holding spear and globe, being crowned by female figure standing facing on r., holding cornucopiae in l. hand. Architrave inscribed ROM ET AVG. C 3. BMC 228. RIC 120. CBN 304. Kent-Hirmer pl. 53, 186. RPC 2221. Rare and in exceptional state of preservation. A bold por...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 762
The Roman Empire Caracalla caesar, 195 – 198. Cistophoric tetradrachm, uncertain mint circa 198, AR 9.30 g. IM C M AVRAN –TONINVS AVG Laureate head r. Rev. MIN – ER – REGIN Minerva standing l., holding owl in r. hand and spear in l. BMC –. RIC –. Metcalf, The Severan 'Cistophori', in Rivista Italiana 1988, –. An apparently unrecorded variety of an extremely rare type. Good very fine Estimate: 2000 CHF...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 1196
Greek coins Ionia, Ephesus. Cistophoric tetradrachm circa 139-138, AR 12.70 g. Serpents emerging from cista mistica; all within wreath. Rev. Two serpents standing by bow case; above, bee and in r. field, double cornucopiae. Kleiner-Noe serie 35 var. (with A on reverse). Unlisted variety. Light iridescent tone, an almost invisible mark on obverse field, otherwise about extremely fine Ex CNG sale 26, 1993, 322. From the Michael Dearing collection Estimate: 500 CHF...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 114, Lot 1376
The Roman Republic Marcus Antonius and Octavia. Cistophoric tetradrachm, Ephesus (?) 39, AR 12.13 g. M·ANTONIVS·IMP ·COS· DESIG·ITER ET·TERT Jugate busts of Marcus Antonius and Octavia r. Rev. III·VIR – R·P·C· Bacchus standing l. on cista mistica between two interlaced snakes with heads erect. Babelon Antonia 61. C 3. Sydenham 1198. Sear Imperators 263. RPC 2202. About extremely fine Estimate: 1500 CHF...
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Nomos AG - Auction 18, Lot 139
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-133 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 32 mm, 12.75 g, 12 h), c. 160-150. Serpent emerging to left from a partially open cista mystica; around, ivy wreath. Rev. Bow in gorytos between two upwardly coiling snakes; to left, monogram of ΠΕΡΓ; to right, eight-rayed star. Kleiner & Noe Series 12, 28e. Pinder 69. SNG Copenhagen 147. SNG von Aulock 8332. Well and clearly struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine. Estimate: 250 CHF...
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Nomos AG - Auction 18, Lot 140
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 32 mm, 12.77 g, 12 h), c. 160-150. Serpent emerging to left from a partially open cista mystica; around, ivy wreath. Rev. Bow in gorytos between two upwardly coiling snakes; to left, monogram ΠEPΓ; to right, bee flying to left, entering a rose. Kleiner & Noe Series 16, 36. A very rare symbol. Beautifully struck from fresh dies. Extremely fine. Estimate: 500 CHF...
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Nomos AG - Auction 18, Lot 141
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 30 mm, 12.72 g, 12 h), c. 160-150. Serpent emerging to left from a partially open cista mystica; around, ivy wreath. Rev. Bow in gorytos between two upwardly coiling snakes; to left, monogram ΠEPΓ; to right, hunting dog seated to left. Kleiner & Noe -, but same obverse die as Series 16, 36-a and pl. 4, 7. A lovely, sharply struck, well-centered, toned and attractive example. Good extremely fine. Estimate: 500 CHF...
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Nomos AG - Auction 18, Lot 179
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 26 mm, 12.78 g, 12 h), Dion..., c. 100-90. Cista mystica from which serpent coils; around, ivy wreath. Rev. Quiver (gorytos) entwined by two serpents; to left, ΤΡΑΛ; above, ΔΙΟΝ; to right, lyre. SNG Copenhagen 657. SNG von Aulock 3259. Toned, well-struck, and with an attractively off-center obverse. Extremely fine. Estimate: 250 CHF...
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Nomos AG - Auction 18, Lot 180
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Circa 166-133 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 29 mm, 12.16 g, 12 h), c. 150/140 BC. Serpent emerging to left from a partially open cista mystica; around, ivy wreath. Rev. Bow in gorytos between two upwardly coiling snakes; to left, monogram of ΠΑ; to right, elephant's head to right. Kleiner & Noe Series 12, 28e. Clear, attractive, nicely struck on a broad flan. Some striking flatness on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine. The elephant's head symbol on the reverse is perhaps a...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30112
Ancients MYSIA. Pergamum. Roman Rule (ca. 180-133 BC). AR cistophorus (29mm, 12.62 gm, 11h). NGC MS 5/5 - 3/5. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy wreath / Bow case with serpents; ΠPTE monogram to left, head of Athena left to right. Kleiner Series 17 var. (Athena head right). Sharply struck from fresh dies of great style. HID02901242017 Estimate: 800-1200 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30124
Ancients IONIA. Ephesus. Ca. 180-133 BC. AR cistophorus (28mm, 12.67 gm, 12h). NGC MS 5/5 - 3/5. Ca. 160-150 BC. Serpent emerging from Cista Mystica inscribed with meander pattern, all within ivy wreath / Bowcase flanked by serpents, heads confronting, EΦE to left, cult statue of Artemis Ephesia to right. Kleiner Noe series 13. Fully struck with blazing white surfaces that seem better than a 3 grade to this cataloger. HID02901242017 Estimate: 800-1200 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30125
Ancients IONIA. Ephesus. Ca. 133-88 BC. AV stater (20mm, 8.51 gm, 12h). NGC MS 5/5 - 4/5. First series, ca. 133-100 BC. Draped bust of Artemis right, hair drawn into knot at back of head, wearing stephane and drop earrings, bow and quiver over shoulder / Cult statue of the Artemis Ephesia facing, fillet hanging from each hand, Ε-Φ to either side of head, lighted torch (or thymiaterion) in inner right field between statue and fillet. Jenkins, Hellenistic, pl. B, 6 (dated 123-119 BC). Head p. 69...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30127
Ancients IONIA. Ephesus. Ca. 133-67 BC. AR cistophorus (28mm, 12.64 gm, 12h). NGC MS 4/5 - 5/5. C. Claudius Ap.f. Pulcher, proconsul, Ploutichos, magistrate (55-53 BC), Ephesus, dated Civic Year 79 (56/5 BC). Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; C•PVLCHRI PRO COS in two lines above, OΘ (date) / EΦE to left, race-torch to right, ΠΛOYTIXOΣ below. Stumpf -. Unpublished. Attractive style with areas of light golden toning. HID...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30134
Ancients LYDIA. Sardes. Ca. 166-128 BC. AR cistophorus (29mm, 12.57 gm, 12h). NGC MS 5/5 - 3/5. LYDIA. Sardes. 160-150 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica, all within ivy wreath / Bow in bowcase ornamented with aphlaston, flanked by two serpents, ΣAP at left, Fulmen at right. Kleiner Noe series 9, 11-a. A splendid example with extreme die polish lines creating amazing eye appeal. Far better in hand than the relatively modest grade would suggest. HID02901242017 Estimate: 800-1200 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30255
Ancients Marc Antony, as Triumvir (43-31 BC) with Octavia. AR cistophoric tetradrachm (29mm, 11.92 gm, 12h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 2/5, brushed. Ephesus, Summer-Autumn 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER ET•TERT, head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath; lituus right below, all within wreath of ivy and flowers / III•VIR•-R•P•C•, draped bust of Octavia right above cista mystica, flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. RPC I 2201. CRI 262. Sydenham 1197. Struck in extremely high relief ...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30256
Ancients Marc Antony, as Triumvir and Imperator (43-31 BC), with Octavia. AR cistophorus (27mm, 11.73 gm, 12h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 2/5. Ephesus, summer-autumn 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER ET•TERT, conjoined heads of Marc Antony and Octavia right, wearing ivy wreath / III•VIR•-R•P•C•, Dionysus standing left on cista mystica, cantharus in right hand, scepter in left; flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. RPC I 2202. CRI 263. Sydenham 1198. RSC 3. Excellent strike and centerin...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30273
Ancients Augustus (27 BC-AD 14). AR cistophorus (26mm, 11.79 gm, 12h). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 3/5. Ephesus, ca. 25 BC. IMP•-CAE-SAR, bare head of Augustus right; linear border / AVGV-STVS, bunch of six ears of grain, stems tied together; dotted border. RIC I 478. RPC 2214. Nicely struck with subdued luster on attractive cabinet toning. HID02901242017 Estimate: 2000-2500 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30275
Ancients Augustus (27 BC-AD 14). AR cistophorus (28mm, 10.51 gm, 6h). NGC VF 5/5 - 3/5, Fine Style. Restitution issue under Hadrian, unidentified Mint C in Asia Minor, ca. 128-138. IMP CAESAR-AVGVSTVS, bare head of Augustus right / HADRIA-NVS-AVG•P•P•REN•, Hadrian, bareheaded and togate, standing facing, head left, grain ears in outstretched right hand, left wrapped in toga. RIC I 532. Metcalf Type 92. Handsome portrait in fine style of Augustus with likeness of Hadrian. HID02901242017 Estim...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 30284
Ancients Claudius I (AD 41-54). AR cistophorus (29mm, 10.49 gm, 6h). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 4/5, Fine Style. Ephesus, ca. AD 41-42. TI CLAVD-CAES AVG, bare head of Claudius I left / DIAN-EPHE, tetrastyle temple with thre steps containing central standing figure of Diana Ephesia, polos on head and fillets hanging from wrists; shield and figures in pediment. RIC I 118. Overall well struck on satiny surfaces. HID02901242017 Estimate: 1000-1500 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32226
Ancients Marc Antony, as Triumvir and Imperator (44-30 BC), with Octavia. AR cistophorus (25mm, 11.75 gm, 12h). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 2/5, scuff. Ephesus, summer-autumn 39 BC. M • ANTONIVS • IMP • COS • DESIG • ITER ET • TERT, conjoined heads of Marc Antony and Octavia right, wearing ivy wreath / III • VIR •-R • P • C •, Dionysus standing left on cista mystica, cantharus in right hand, scepter in left; flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. RPC I 2202. CRI 263. Sydenham 1198. RSC 3. ...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32227
Ancients Marc Antony, as Triumvir and Imperator (44-30 BC), with Octavia. AR cistophorus (26mm, 12.01 gm, 1h). NGC VF 5/5 - 4/5. Ephesus, summer-autumn 39 BC. M • ANTONIVS • IMP • COS • DESIG • ITER ET • TERT, conjoined heads of Marc Antony and Octavia right, wearing ivy wreath / III • VIR •-R • P • C •, Dionysus standing left on cista mystica, cantharus in right hand, scepter in left; flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. RPC I 2202. CRI 263. Sydenham 1198. HID02901242017 Estim...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32232
Ancients Octavian, as Sole Imperator (31-27 BC). AR cistophorus (27mm, 11.77 gm, 12h). NGC XF 4/5 - 4/5. Ephesus, 30-29 BC. IMP CAESAR DIVI F COS LIBERTATIS P R VINDEX, laureate head of Octavian right / PAX, Pax standing left, holding caduceus; in right field, serpent emerging from within cista mystica; all within laurel wreath. RIC I 476. RPC I 2203. Sutherland group I. BMC 691. RSC 218. The obverse of this coin features an attractive portrait of Octavian with a remarkable legend describing ...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32259
Ancients Claudius I (AD 41-54). AR cistophorus (27mm, 10.58 gm, 7h). NGC VF 5/5 - 4/5, Fine Style. Ephesus, ca. AD 41-42. TI CLAVD CAES AVG, bare head of Claudius left / COM - ASI, distyle temple inscribed ROM ET AVG on entablature and containing figure of Claudius standing facing on left, holding spear, being crowned by female figure on right, holding cornucopia, all within dotted circle. RIC I 120. RPC I 2221. HID02901242017 Estimate: 700-1000 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32260
Ancients Claudius I (AD 41-54). AR cistophorus (27mm, 10.39 gm, 7h). NGC VF 5/5 - 4/5. Ephesus, ca. AD 41-42. TI CLAVD - CAES AVG, bare head left / Tetrastyle temple; cult statue of Diana of Ephesus within, pediment decorated with three altars and worshipers around central lunar disk, additional figures seated in corners. DIAN - EPHE across fields. RIC I 118. RPC I 2222. HID02901242017 Estimate: 500-750 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32261
Ancients Claudius I (AD 41-54) with Agrippina II. AR cistophorus (26mm, 10.42 gm, 7h). NGC Choice Fine 4/5 - 4/5. Ephesus. TI CLAVD CAES AVG AGRIPP AVGVSTA, jugate laureate busts of Claudius and Agrippina, draped, left / DIANA - EPHESIA, facing statue of Artemis Ephesia, with supports. RIC I 119. RPC I 2224. HID02901242017 Estimate: 500-750 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32275
Ancients Domitia (AD 82-96). AR cistophorus (27mm, 10.52 gm, 7h). NGC VF 4/5 - 3/5. Ephesus or Rome, AD 82. DOMITIA AVGVSTA, draped bust right / VENVS AVG, Venus, seen half from behind, naked to the hips, standing right, resting elbow on column, holding scepter and helmet. RIC II (Domitian) 847. RPC II 870 (Domitian). HID02901242017 Estimate: 500-700 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32276
Ancients Nerva (AD 96-98). AR cistophorus (25mm, 9.72 gm, 6h). NGC VF 5/5 - 3/5. Uncertain mint in Asia Minor. Struck AD 97. IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR POT P P COS III, laureate head right / Distyle temple set on three-tiered base; cult statue of Augustus crowned by female (Ceres?) holding cornucopia; ROMA ET AVG across entablature, COM-ASI across fields. RIC II 122. RPC III 1303. HID02901242017 Estimate: 500-750 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32280
Ancients Hadrian (AD 117-138). AR cistophorus (27mm, 10.29 gm, 7h). NGC XF 5/5 - 3/5, Fine Style. Nicomedia, after AD 138. IMP CAES TRA-HADRIANO AVG P P, laureate head of Hadrian right / Octastyle temple set on three-tiered podium, ROM S P AVG across frieze, COM-BIT across fields. RIC II 461b. HID02901242017 Estimate: 500-700 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32281
Ancients Hadrian (AD 117-138). AR cistophorus (27mm, 9.88 gm, 7h). NGC XF 4/5 - 4/5, overstruck. Sardes, after AD 128. HADRIANVS-AVGVSTVS P P, bare head right / COS III, cult statue of Kore facing, stalk of grain to left, stalks of grain and poppy to right. RIC II 510. Metcalf type 47. HID02901242017 Estimate: 400-600 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32282
Ancients Hadrian (AD 117-138). AR cistophorus (28mm, 10.69 gm, 6h). NGC XF 4/5 - 3/5, overstruck. Aezani mint. Struck after AD 128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust right / COS III, Zeus standing facing, head left, holding eagle in outstretched right hand and vertical scepter with left. RPC III 1390. Metcalf Type 49. HID02901242017 Estimate: 400-600 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - CSNS Signature Sale 3073, Lot 32283
Ancients Hadrian (AD 117-138). AR cistophorus (31mm, 10.91 gm, 6h). NGC XF 3/5 - 3/5, overstruck, scratches. Ephesus, AD 138. HADRIANVS AVG COS III P P, bare head of Hadrian right / DIANA EPHESIA, cult statue of Diana Ephesia facing, arms outstretched, pendilia on each arm, two stags adduced to either side. RIC II 474. Metcalf 27. HID02901242017 Estimate: 400-600 USD...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 317
Ionia, Ephesos AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 180-67 BC. Dated Year 66 = 69/68 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; ΞC (date) above EΦE to left, lit torch to right, palm branch between two cornucopiae above. Kleiner 70; Pinder 51. 12.39g, 28mm, 1h. About Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 40 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 368
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 180-133 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; KP over monogram above; monogram of ΠΕΡΓ to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner 36; SNG France 1740. 12.13g, 26mm, 2h. Very Fine. Ex Roma Numismatics E-Sale 17, 25 April 2015, lot 286. Estimate: 50 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 369
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 180-133 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; ΠA and monogram above, monogram of ΠΕΡΓ to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner 46; SNG France 1749. 11.66g, 28mm, 1h. Very Fine, some porosity. Ex Roma Numismatics E-Sale 17, 25 April 2015, lot 287. Estimate: 50 GBP...
18 Apr 201955 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 370
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 166-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; AΠ and monogram above, civic monogram ΠΕΡΓ to left, staff of Asklepios to outer right. SNG Copenhagen 425; Kleiner 24. SNG France 1728. 12.25g, 26mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 50 GBP...
18 Apr 201985 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 371
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 133-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; monogram within wreath and AP above, civic monogram in left field, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. SNG Copenhagen 427; SNG France 1729. 12.41g, 29mm, 12h. Good Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 40 GBP...
18 Apr 201985 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 372
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 85-76 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; MH and monogram flanked by N-O above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner 42; SNG Cop 437 var. (N-O), SNG France 1745-1746 var. (same). 12.32g, 27mm, 1h. Near Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 40 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 373
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 76-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; MOΣ and monogram above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner, "Hoard Evidence and the Late Cistophori of Pergamum," in ANSMN 23 (1978), pg. 81, 45; Pinder 124. 12.07g, 27mm, 12h. Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 50 GBP...
18 Apr 201955 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 374
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 76-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; ΔH and monogram above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner, Hoard 31; SNG France 1732-3. 11.40g, 30mm, 12h. Near Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 40 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 379
Lydia, Apollonis AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. In the name of the Pergamene pretender Eumenes III Aristonikos. Year 3 of his revolt = 132/1 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; thunderbolt above, laureate and bearded head of Zeus(?) to outer left and laureate and beardless head of Dionysos (?) to outer right, BA-EY across fields within coils, Γ on lower part of bow case, ΑΠ-ΟΛ across lower fields. Kleiner & Noe p. 103, Ser...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 517
C. Septimius T. f. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Tralleis, Lydia. 57-56 BC. Polydeukes, magistrate. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; C•SEPTVMIVS PRO COS in two lines above, TPAΛ to left, star above pileos of Polydeukes (Pollux) to right, ΠOΛYΔEYKHΣ below. Stumpf 42; Roma E-52, lot 477; BMC 52; SNG Copenhagen 664. 12.55g, 26mm, 1h. Very Fine. Extremely Rare; apparently the fifth known example - Stumpf records three, a...
18 Apr 2019480 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 518
P. Cornelius P. f. Lentulus Spinther AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Attalos and Mantitheos, magistrates. Apamea, 57-56 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; P LENTVLVS P F IMPERATOR in two lines above, AΠA to left, two flutes to right, ΑTTAΛΟΥ MANTIΘEOY below. Stumpf 72. 12.04g, 28mm, 11h. Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare - only one example recorded by Stumpf. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 300 GBP...
18 Apr 2019240 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 519
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath, lituus below; all within wreath of ivy and flowers / III•VIR• R•P•C, head of Octavia atop cista mystica, between twisting snakes. RPC I 2201; RSC 2; CRI 262; BMCRR East 133. 12.00g, 28mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. From the inventory of a UK dealer. Estimate: 1000 GBP...
18 Apr 20191,000 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 520
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath, lituus below; all within wreath of ivy and flowers / III•VIR• R•P•C, head of Octavia atop cista mystica, between twisting snakes. RPC I 2201; RSC 2; CRI 262; BMCRR East 133. 11.97g, 26mm, 12h. Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 400 GBP...
18 Apr 2019460 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 521
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, conjoined busts of Antony, wearing ivy wreath, and Octavia right / III•VIR• R•P•C, Dionysus standing left on cista mystica between twisting snakes, holding sceptre. RPC I 2202; RSC 3; CRI 263; BMCRR East 136. 12.17g, 28mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. From the inventory of a UK dealer. Estimate: 1000 GBP...
18 Apr 20191,000 GBP
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Sale 55, Lot 522
Marc Antony and Octavia AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm of Ephesus, Ionia. Circa 39 BC. M•ANTONIVS•IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER•ET•TERT, conjoined busts of Antony, wearing ivy wreath, and Octavia right / III•VIR• R•P•C, Dionysus standing left on cista mystica between twisting snakes, holding sceptre. RPC I 2202; RSC 3; CRI 263; BMCRR East 136. 12.11g, 26mm, 1h. Good Very Fine. From the inventory of a German dealer. Estimate: 500 GBP...
18 Apr 2019550 GBP
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