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SINCONA AG - Auction 51 , Lot 2057
COINS OF THE GREEK WORLD. PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM. Ptolemy I Soter, 323-284. Tetradrachm c. 300-285 BC, Alexandria. Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right, wearing aegis around his neck; behind ear, small Δ. Rv. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; in field to left, P above monogram of ΠΑΡ. 13.98 g. SNG Copenhagen 70-71. Svoronos 255. A sharply struck and beautifully toned example. Minor flan crack. Tooling at the edge. Extremely fine. (~€ 220/USD 255) From an old S...
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SINCONA AG - Auction 51 , Lot 2058
COINS OF THE GREEK WORLD. PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM. Ptolemy II Philadelphos, 285-246 BC. Tetradrachm 264/263 BC, Tyros. Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right, wearing aegis around his neck; behind ear, small Δ. Rv. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; in field monograms. 14.12 g. SNG Copenhagen 485. Svoronos 646. Small scratch. Very fine. (~€ 395/USD 455) Ex auction Gorny & Mosch 142, 2005, lot 1769. Starting Price: 450 CHF...
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SINCONA AG - Auction 51 , Lot 2059
COINS OF THE GREEK WORLD. PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM. Ptolemy II Philadelphos, 285-246 BC. Gold Pentadrachm (Trichryson) c. 285-261/0 BC, Alexandria. Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right, wearing aegis around neck. Rv. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΑΣ - ΦΙΛΙΣΤΙΔΟΣ Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; to left, monogram above shield; to right, monogram. 17.85 g. Boston MFA -. SNG Copenhagen -. Svoronos 551. Very rare. Minor graffito on the reverse. About extremely fine. (~€ 6580/USD 7575) Ex Triton XX, auction...
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SINCONA AG - Auction 51 , Lot 2060
COINS OF THE GREEK WORLD. PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM. Ptolemy II Philadelphos, 285-246 BC. Tetradrachm Alexandria. Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right. Rv. ΒΑΣΙΛΛΕΩΣ - ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Eagle, with closed wings, standing left on thunderbolt, to left, ΣΤ above monogram. 13.96 g. SNG Cop. 87. Svoronos 368. In addition: Cleopatra III and Ptolemy IX Soter, 117-106. Tetradrachm 110/109, Alexandria. Head of Ptolemy I to right. Rv. Eagle standing to left, between LH-ΠΑ. 13.49 g. SNG Cop. 352. Svoronos 1669. 27.40 g....
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SINCONA AG - Auction 51 , Lot 2061
COINS OF THE GREEK WORLD. PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM. Arsinoe II, wife of Ptolemy II, died 270 BC. Gold octodrachm (Mnaieion) c. 180-145 BC, Alexandria, struck under Ptolemy IV. Diademed and veiled head of Arsinoe II to right; lotus-tipped scepter in background; to left Κ. Rv. ΑΡΣΙΝΟΗΣ - ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΟΥ Filleted double cornucopia with grape bunches hanging at sides. 27.81 g. Boston MFA 2293. Jameson 1815. SNG Copenhagen 321-322. Svoronos 1242, 1374 and 1498-9. Rare. Extremely fine. (~€ 7020/USD 8080) Ex auc...
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SINCONA AG - Auction 51 , Lot 2062
COINS OF THE GREEK WORLD. PTOLEMAIC KINGDOM. Ptolemy III Euergetes, 246-222 BC. Gold octodrachm (Mnaieion) 221-205 BC, Alexandria, struck under Ptolemy IV. Radiate bust of Ptolemy III to right, wearing aegis and with trident over his left shoulder. Rv. ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ - ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ Radiate and filleted cornucopia; below, ΔΙ. 27.77 g. Boston MFA 2283. Jameson 1817. SNG Copenhagen 196. Svoronos 1117. Rare. Very light mark on cheek. Extremely fine. (~€ 8770/USD 10100) NGC AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 3/5. St...
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Maison Palombo - Auction 17, Lot 21
Afrique - Egypte Ptolémée II (285-286) Décadrachme au nom d'Arsinoé II - Alexandrie (253-246) D'une qualité hors norme. Probablement le plus bel exemplaire connu. Exemplaire de la vente Naville V du 18 juin 1923, N°2921 et de la collection J. W. Garrett vente NFA/ Leu des 16, 17 et 18 octobre 1984, N°321 35.68g - Svoronos 946 - Troxell, ANSMN 28, Group 3, p. 44 (cet exemplaire cité) FDC - MS * A Ptolemaic cult of the divine siblings (Theoi Adelphoi) had been created for Arsino...
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Maison Palombo - Auction 17, Lot 24
Anonyme 60 asses - Rome (211-207) D'une qualité exceptionnelle et d'un style remarquable. Très rare avec cette combinaison de coins, seulement 5 exemplaires signalés par A. Campana 3.39g - Crawford 44/2 - Bahrfeldt 4 Superbe à FDC - CHOICE AU This coin shows Mars, the God of War – the mythical father of Romulus, founder of Rome, and an eagle, standing on a thunderbolt – the bird of prey that represents immortality. This iconography is significant, as the strike of this coin occurr...
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Maison Palombo - Auction 17, Lot 92
Caracalla (198-217) Denier - Rome (215) Monnaie parfaite - Probablement le plus beau denier de Caracalla connu. Exemplaire de la vente Aureo & Calicó « Roma Aeterna » du 9 novembre 2017, N°135 3.19g - C. 296 FDC exceptionnel - NGC GEM MS * (5/5 5/5) The condition of this coin is something that is not normally found on ancient coins, and – as such – it is unique. But it also pres- ents an attractive reverse type, with Serapis standing, which is also found on aurei (ref. Calicó 2745). Serap...
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Gorny & Mosch Giessener Münzhandlung - Auction 257, Lot 560
NORDAFRIKA. KÖNIGREICH DER PTOLEMÄER. Ptolemaios I., 305 - 282 v.Chr. Stater (7,16g). 305/4 - 300 v. Chr. Mzst. Alexandria. Vs.: Büste des Ptolemaios I. mit Diadem und Ägis n. r. Rs.: PTOLEMAIOU BASILEWS, Alexander mit Hüftmantel und Blitzbündel in Elefantenquadriga n. l. Im Abschnitt Olivenzweig. Zervos Type VI, Issue 122; W. Giesecke, Das Ptolemäergeld (Leipzig, 1930), Taf. I, 13 (zweites Stück); Konsul Weber 4463 (stgl.); Dewing 2734 (stgl.). BMC 1 = Bement 1822 (stgl.); SNG Cop. ­ ; Svo...
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Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG - Auction 312, Lot 2582
AEGYPTUS. Ptolemaios VI., 180-145 v. Chr. AR-Tetradrachme, Jahr 84 der Soter-Ära (?, = 179/178 v. Chr.), zypriotische Münzstätte; 14,38 g. Kopf Ptolemaios I. r. mit Diadem//Adler auf Blitz l. SNG Cop. 545; Svoronos 1106. Sehr schön/vorzüglich Münzstätte und die Ära der Jahresangabe sind umstritten. Wir folgen Catharine C. Lorber, The Ptolemaic Era Coinage revisited, in: NC 167 (2007), S. 105 ff. Estimate: 250 EUR...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 362
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Ptolemy I, as satrap, AR Tetradrachm. Memphis, circa 323 BC. In the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin headdress / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left, holding sceptre; AΛEΞANΔPOY to right, rose before, moneyer's signature ΔI-O beneath. Price 3971. 17.23g, 28mm, 11h. Good Extremely Fine. Ex European collection, formed prior to 2005. Alexander tetradrachms marked with the rose symbol and the letters ΔIO have long been ad...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 363
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Ptolemy II Philadelphos, with Arsinöe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenike I AV Oktadrachm (Mnaieon). Alexandria, circa 270-260 BC. Conjoined busts of Ptolemy II and Arsinöe II right; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Arsinöe is diademed and veiled; AΔEΛΦΩN above, shield to left / Conjoined busts of Ptolemy I and Berenike I; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Berenike is diademed and veiled; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 603; SNG Copenhagen 132; Boston MFA 2274; Dewing 2752. 27.61g, 25mm,...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 364
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Ptolemy II Philadelphos, with Arsinöe II AV Half Mnaïeion (Tetradrachm). Alexandria, circa 270-260 BC. Conjoined busts of diademed and draped Ptolemy II, and diademed and veiled Arsinöe II right; AΔEΛΦΩN above, Gallic shield behind / Conjoined busts of diademed and draped Ptolemy I, and diademed and veiled Berenike I; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 604; SNG Copenhagen 133; Noeske 38; Boston MFA 2275; Dewing 2753-4. 13.88g, 20mm, 12h. Near Extremely Fine. Minor marks. From a...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 365
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Arsinoe II Philadelphos AV Mnaieon (Oktadrachm). Alexandria, circa 253-246 BC. Head right with ram's horn, veiled and wearing stephanos; lotus-tipped sceptre in background; I behind / APΣINOHΣ ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY, double cornucopiae, grape bunches hanging at sides, bound with fillet. Svoronos 471; Olivier & Lorber dies 2/2; Troxell, Arsinoe, Group 3, p. 44 and pl. 7, 2 (same obv. die); Boston MFA Supp. 320; de Luynes 3562 (same obv. die). 27.78g, 29mm, 12h. Extremely Fine. ...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 366
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Arsinoe II Philadelphos AV Mnaieon - Oktadrachm. Alexandria, circa 253-246 BC. Head right, veiled and wearing stephane; lotus-tipped sceptre in background; K to left / Double cornucopiae, grape bunches hanging at sides, bound with fillet; APΣINOHΣ ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY around. Svoronos 1498-9; Troxell p. 67, 8; SNG Copenhagen 321-2. 27.81g, 29mm, 11h. Good Very Fine. From the A.F. Collection, Germany, outside of Egypt prior to April 2007. Estimate: 6000 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 367
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Arsinoe II Philadelphos AV Mnaieon - Oktadrachm. Alexandria, circa 253-246 BC. Head right, veiled and wearing stephane; lotus-tipped sceptre in background; K to left / Double cornucopiae, grape bunches hanging at sides, bound with fillet; APΣINOHΣ ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY around. Svoronos 1498-9; Troxell p. 67, 8; SNG Copenhagen 321-2. 27.75g, 28mm, 11h. Near Extremely Fine. From the A.F. Collection, Germany, outside of Egypt prior to April 2007. Estimate: 6000 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 368
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Arsinoe II, wife of Ptolemy II AV Mnaieon (Oktadrachm). Struck under Ptolemy V. Alexandria, circa 204-180 BC. Veiled head right wearing ram's horn and stephane; lotus-tipped sceptre in background, Λ to left / APΣINOHΣ ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY, double cornucopiae bound with fillet, grape bunches hanging at sides. Svoronos 1165 (Ptolemy IV); SNG Copenhagen -; Noeske -; Athena Fund I 83 (Ptolemy IV); Boston MFA 2285-6 (Ptolemy IV); BMC 35; Consul Weber 4498; Hunterian 24. 27.79g, 28...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 369
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Ptolemy IV Philopator AR Tetradrachm. Alexandria, circa 217-215/0 BC. Jugate draped busts right of Serapis and Isis / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, head right; filleted double cornucopiae over shoulder, ΔI between legs. Svoronos 1124; SNG Copenhagen 197-8; Noeske 139; Boston MFA 2284; SNG Berry 1488; Dewing 2760. 14.17g, 26mm, 1h. Near Extremely Fine; old cabinet tone. Ex Bernard Poindessault (1935-2014) legacy. This type is thought to...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 370
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera Æ Obol - 40 Drachmai. Alexandria, circa 51-30 BC. Diademed and draped bust right / KΛEOΠATPAC BACIΛICCHC, Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; cornucopia to left, M to right. Svoronos 1872; Weiser 184-5; SNG Copenhagen 422-4; Noeske 383. 8.77g, 22mm, 11h. Extremely Fine; in outstanding condition for the type, with a high-relief portrait of fine style. Sold with export licence issued by The Israel Antiquities Authority. Much has been writ...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 371
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera Æ Obol - 40 Drachmai. Alexandria, circa 51-30 BC. Diademed and draped bust right / KΛEOΠATPAC BACIΛICCHC, Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; cornucopia to left, M to right. Svoronos 1872; Weiser 184-5; SNG Copenhagen 422-4; Noeske 383. 10.12g, 21mm, 12h. Near Extremely Fine; excellent state of preservation for the type. Sold with export licence issued by The Israel Antiquities Authority. Estimate: 5000 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 372
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Cleopatra VII Æ Diobol of Alexandria, Egypt. 51-30 BC. Diademed and draped bust right / KΛEOΠATPAΣ BAΣIΛIΣΣHΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt; cornucopiae to left, Π to right. Svoronos 1871; Weiser 183; SNG Copenhagen 419-21; Noeske 380-2. 22.58g, 26mm, 12h. Very Fine. Sold with export licence issued by The Israel Antiquities Authority. Estimate: 2000 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 373
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera Æ20. Orthoseia, dated Phoenician RY 2 = 36/5 BC. Diademed and draped bust right / Ba'al of Orthoseia driving biga drawn by griffins to right; OPΘΩCIEΩN below, LB (date) to left. RPC I 4501; HGC 10, 210; DCA 600. 5.88g, 20mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Rare, and superb for the type. Sold with export licence issued by The Israel Antiquities Authority. Estimate: 1500 GBP...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 374
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera Æ20. Damaskos, dated SE 280 = 33/2 BC. Diademed and draped bust of Cleopatra right / Tyche seated left on rock outcropping, extending hand and cradling cornucopiae; LΠΣ (date) to left; below, river-god Chrysorrhoas swimming to right; all within laurel wreath. Svoronos 1893; SNG Copenhagen (Syria) 419; RPC I 4783; HGC 9, 1462; DCA 497. 5.30g, 20mm, 12h. Good Very Fine; earthen repatination, some strengthening of details. Very Rare; in exce...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 375
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt, Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera Æ24. Damaskos, dated SE 280 = 33/2 BC. Diademed and draped bust of Cleopatra right / Tyche seated left on rock outcropping, extending hand and cradling cornucopiae; LΠΣ (date) to left; below, river-god Chrysorrhoas swimming to right; all within laurel wreath. Svoronos 1893; SNG Copenhagen (Syria) 419; RPC I 4783; HGC 9, 1462; DCA 497. 6.93g, 24mm, 11h. Good Very Fine. Very Rare. Sold with export licence issued by The Israel Antiquities ...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 377
Nabataea, Obodas III (or II) AR Didrachm. Petra(?), dated year 6 = 25/4 BC. Bust of Obodas right / Eagle standing to left on thunderbolt; Aramaic inscription 'Abdat the King, King of the Nabataeans' around, Aramaic word for year in right field, date in left field. Meshorer, Nabataea -; DCA -; Hoover & Barkay -. 6.62g, 22mm, 12h. Near Very Fine. Apparently unique and unpublished. From a private North American collection. This apparently unique Nabataean didrachm belongs to the reign of a ce...
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - Auction XVI, Lot 380
Seleukid Empire, Seleukos I Nikator AV Distater. Uncertain mint in Cappadocia, Syria, or Mesopotamian, after 305 BC. Attic standard. Head of Athena right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet ornamented with serpent on bowl / Nike standing left, holding wreath in right hand and stylis in left, monogram in lower left field; ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ to left, ΣEΛEYKOY to right. SC 55 = HGC 9, 1 = Triton IX, 2065; WSM 1334 = Leu 20, 157 = M&M XIX, 518; NAC 79, 17 = JDL Collection 33 = SBV 21, 87 = SBV 6, lot 84; Rom...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 429, Lot 217
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. As satrap, 323-305 BC. AR Tetradrachm (28mm, 17.01 g, 12h). In the name of Philip III of Macedon, types of Alexander III. Sidon mint. Dated RY 14 of Abdalonymos (320/19 BC). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; Ξ (date) in left field, ΣI below throne. Price P172 corr. (4dr not AU); Newell, Dated 43, obv. die XX; DCA 874. Good VF, lightly toned, slight porosity and roughness in spots. See A. DeShazo, "The Alexander ...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 429, Lot 218
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. 305-282 BC. AV Tetarte – "Triobol" (10mm, 1.72 g, 12h). Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 294-285 BC. Diademed head right, wearing aegis around neck / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; X to left. CPE 139b; Svoronos 232β; SNG Copenhagen 46 var. (control mark). VF, deposits, a few marks and graffiti. Estimate: 500 USD...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 429, Lot 219
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. 305-282 BC. AR Quarter Ma'ah – Obol (6mm, 0.19 g). Attic standard. Jerusalem mint. Struck circa 302/1-294 BC. [Youthful male head either facing, to left, or to right] / Eagle standing left with wings spread; 'YHD' in Hebrew to left. Cf. CPE 247 and 249; cf. Gitler & Lorber II, Groups 2 (no. 2) and 3 (no. 4); cf. Meshorer 29; cf. Hendin 1076. Good VF, toned. Good metal for issue. From the DMS Collection. Estimate: 300 USD...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 429, Lot 220
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphos. 285-246 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 14.17 g, 11h). Ptolemaïs (Ake) mint. Dated RY 35 (251/0 BC). Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis around neck / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; to left, ΠΤ (mint) monogram above ME monogram; to right, ΛΕ (date) above Θ. CPE 653; Svoronos 780; SNG Copenhagen 474; DCA 19. VF, slightly off center, graffiti in field on reverse. Estimate: 200 USD...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 429, Lot 221
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Arsinoe II Philadelphos. Died 270/268 BC. AV Mnaïeion – 'Oktadrachm' (28mm, 27.92 g, 11h). Alexandreia mint. Struck under Ptolemy VI-VIII, circa 180-116 BC. Head right with ram's horn, veiled and wearing stephane; lotus-tipped scepter in background, K to left / APΣINOHΣ ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY, double cornucopia, grape bunches hanging at sides, bound with fillet. Svoronos 1242, 1374, and 1498–9; SNG Copenhagen 321–2; Boston MFA 2293 and 2298; Dewing 2762; Gulbenkian 1081–2. VF, fi...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 429, Lot 222
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy IX to Ptolemy XII. 116-51 BC. Æ (30.5mm, 18.59 g, 2h). Alexandreia(?) mint. Series 9. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right / Two eagles with their wings closed standing left on thunderbolt; cornucopia to left. Svoronos 1424; SNG Copenhagen 305 (both as joint reign of Ptolemy VI and VIII). Near VF, brown surfaces. From the DMS Collection. Estimate: 500 USD...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 18
Syracuse. Double decadrachm 310-304, AV 8.48 g. Young male head r., wearing elephant's scalp headdress; on shoulder, dotted aegis. Rev. ΑΓΑΘΟΚΛΕΟΣ Winged Athena standing r. in battle stance, holding shield and about to hurl thunderbolt; to r., owl. F. Imhoof-Blumer, Die Flügegestalten der Athena und Nike auf Münzen, NZ 3, 1871, 4 (note 3: die ältere Literatur) pl. 5, 2. Evans, NC 1894, p. 238 and pl. 8, 6 (first photograph of the Viennese specimen) and note 64: "I learnt that another ex...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 60
The Carthaginians in Italy, Sicily and North Africa. 15 shekels, Carthago 201-195, Æ 93.95 g. Head of Tanit (Kore-Persephone) l., wearing barley-wreath, bar and triple pendant earring and necklace. Rev. Unbridled horse standing r.; above, sun disk. MMA 104. SNG Copenhagen 400. Jenkins-Lewis, pl. 28, 11 (these dies). Extremely rare. Green patina and very fine / about very fine Ex Gorny & Mosch sale 228, 2015, 190.CarthageDespite Hannibal's early victories over the Romans during the Secon...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 74
Ptolemy I Soter king, 305–285. Pentadrachm, Alexandria, circa 305-285, AV 17.86 g. Diademed head r., with aegis around neck. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ – ΠTOΛEMAIOY Eagle, with closed wings, standing l. on thunderbolt; in l. field, monogram. Svoronos 204, pl. VII, 5 (this obverse die). SNG Copenhagen –. A very rare variety. Light reddish tone and good extremely fine Ex Gemini sale IV, 2008, 267. After assuming the royal title in 305/4 BC, Ptolemy I began to issue gold coins bearing his own portrait a...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 85
Ptolemy II Philadelphos, 285 – 246 BC. In the name of Arsinoe II. Decadrachm, Alexandria circa 253/2-246, AR 35.69 g. Veiled and diademed head of deified Arsinoe II r.; behind head, HH. Rev. ΑΡΣΙΝΟΗΣ – ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΟΥ Double cornucopiae filled with fruit and bound with fillets. Svoronos 942 (Ptolemy III). Troxell group III. Very rare and in unusually fine condition for the issue. Struck on unusually good metal and with a lovely old cabinet tone. Extremely fine Ex Naville I, 1921, Pozzi, 3231...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 92
Ptolemy III Euergetes, 246 – 222. In the name of Berenice II. Pentakaidecadrachm, Alexandria (?) 244-222, AR 52.33 g. Draped and veiled bust of Berenice r. Rev. ΒΕΡΕΝΙΚΗΣ – ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗΣ Cornucopiae filled with fruit and bound with fillets between laureate caps of the dioscuri. Svoronos 988 and pl. XXXV, 2. Vagi, Ptolemaic, pp. 5-10. Hazard 1052 (12 drachms). Very rare and a pleasant specimen of this important and desirable issue. Struck on a very broad flan and without the flan cracks us...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 94
Ptolemy III Euergetes, 246 – 222. In the name of Berenice II. Octodrachm, Ephesus after 241, AV 27.87 g. Diademed and veiled bust of Berenice II r. Rev. ΒΕΡΕΝΙΚΗΣ – ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣHΣ Cornucopiae filled with fruit and bound with fillet; in l. field, bee. BMC 1. Svoronos 899 and pl. XXVI, 23 (these dies). Mørkholm, EHC 313 (these dies). Extremely rare, less than ten specimens known and in unusually fine condition for the issue. Extremely fine Ex NAC sale 46, 2008, 307. Berenice II was the daught...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 103
Ptolemy IV Philopator, 221-205. Tetradrachm, Alexandria 221-203, AR 13.97 g. Joined draped busts r. of Serapis, wreathed, and Isis, diademed. Rev. ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ – ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ Eagle standing l. on thunderbolt; behind, double cornu­copiae and below the legs, ΔI. Svoronos 1124. SNG Copenhagen 197-198. Landvatter 21. Two superb portraits of fine style and with a superb old cabinet tone. About extremely fine / extremely fine Ex Stack's Bowers & Ponterio sale 164, 2012, 331. From the E.E. Clain-St...
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 119
Cleopatra VII, 51 – 30. Bronze, Paphus Cyprus circa 47 BC, Æ 15.21 g. Diademed bust of Cleopatra r., as Aphrodite, with Caesarion, as Eros, in her arms; sceptre at far shoulder. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΗ[Σ] – ΚΛΕOΠΑΤΡΑΣ Two cornucopiae bound with fillets; in r. field, ΚΥΠΡ ligate. BMC 2. Svoronos 1874 and pl. LXII, 26. RPC 3901.9. Very rare and in unusually fine condition for the issue. Lovely green patina and very fine Ptolemaic coinage is rife with dynastic content, and that of Cleopatra VII, ...
24 Sep 2018Upcoming
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Numismatica Ars Classica - Auction 110, Lot 124
Cyrene. Drachm, magistrate Polianthes circa 322-313, AV 4.32 g. ΠOΛI Rider on horseback prancing r. Rev. K – Y / P– A Silphium plant. Traitè 1855b, pl. CCLXV, 15 (this coin illustrated). BMC 132, pl. XIV, 25 (these dies). SNG Lockett 3471 (this coin illustrated). Naville 109h (this coin). Very rare and in exceptional condition for the issue. Extremely fine Ex Ars Classica I, 1921, Pozzi, 3276; Glendining 23 February 1961, Lockett, 2849 sales. This gold drachm was struck during the te...
24 Sep 2018Upcoming
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Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 5, Lot 445
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II (Physcon), second reign, 145-116 BC. Drachm (Bronze, 46 mm, 66.80 g, 1 h), Kyrene. Diademed head of Zeus Ammon to right, with ram's horn in his hair and over the diadem. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY EYEPΓETOY Filleted double cornucopiae; in left field, Φ. SNG Copenhagen -. Svoronos 1640. Weiser -. Very rare. Very fine. Starting Price: 500 CHF...
23 Sep 2018Upcoming
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Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 5, Lot 446
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II (Physcon), second reign, 145-116 BC. Drachm (Bronze, 45 mm, 68.39 g, 12 h), Kyrene. Diademed head of Zeus Ammon to right, with ram's horn in his hair and over the diadem. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY EYEPΓETOY Filleted double cornucopiae; in left field, Φ. SNG Copenhagen -. Svoronos 1640. Weiser -. Very rare. Flan crack and with traces of overstriking, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 200 CHF...
23 Sep 2018Upcoming
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Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 5, Lot 447
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II (Physcon), second reign, 145-116 BC. Hemidrachm (Bronze, 45 mm, 41.00 g, 12 h), Kyrene. Diademed head of Zeus Ammon to right, with ram's horn in his hair and over the diadem. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY EYEPΓETOY Eagle standing right on thunderbolt, wings spread; to right, Φ. SNG Copenhagen 651. Svoronos 1641. Weiser -. Rare. Very fine. Starting Price: 200 CHF...
23 Sep 2018Upcoming
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Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 5, Lot 448
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera, 51-30 BC. 40 Drachmai or Obol (Bronze, 20 mm, 9.62 g, 12 h), Alexandria. Diademed and draped bust of Cleopatra VII to right. Rev. BAΣIΛIΣΣHΣ [KΛEOΠATΡAΣ] Eagle, with closed wings, standing left on thunderbolt; to left, cornucopiae; to right, value mark M (= 40). Svoronos 1872. Weiser 184. Attractive glossy olive green patina. Struck slightly off center and with some flatness, otherwise, about very fine. Starting Price: 100 CHF...
23 Sep 2018Upcoming
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Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 5, Lot 449
PTOLEMAIC KINGS OF EGYPT. Cleopatra VII Thea Neotera & Ptolemy XV Caesarion, 44-30 BC. Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 12.96 g, 12 h), Alexandria, RY 14 = 39/8. Diademed head of Ptolemy I to right. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY / L IΔ - ΠA Eagle, with closed wings and palm branch over shoulder, standing left on thunderbolt. SNG Copenhagen 408. Flan faults on the reverse, otherwise, good fine. From an old Swiss collection, formed in the early to mid 20th century. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
23 Sep 2018Upcoming
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Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. - Buy or Bid Sale 205, Lot 117
Ptolemaic, Ptolemy I. Tetradrachm; Ptolemaic, Ptolemy I; 323-283 BC. Alexandria, c. 305-283 BC, Tetradrachm, 14.02g. SNG Cop-71. Obv: Diademed bust of Ptolemy I r., with aegis on shoulders. Rx: ?TO?EMAIOY - BASI?EOS Eagle standing l. on thunderbolt, P and ?AP monogram in l. field. Ex Ed Waddell sale, number and date not recorded, lot 10.Large planchet flaw on reverse at 5:00. VF Buy Price: $300 Starting Price: 195 USD...
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Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. - Buy or Bid Sale 205, Lot 118
Ptolemaic, Cleopatra VII. Tetradrachm; Ptolemaic, Cleopatra VII; Year 9=44/43 BC, Tetradrachm, 10.02g. SNG Cop-403, Svoronos-1823. Obv: Head of Ptolemy I r. Rx: Eagle standing l.. VF Buy Price: $125 Starting Price: 81 USD...
18 Sep 2018To Be
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Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 25 | Silver, Lot 430
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt. Alexandreia. Ptolemy V Epiphanes 204-180 BC. Bronze Æ 20mm., 9,12g. Diademed head of deified Alexander the Great right, wearing elephant's skin headdress / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ, eagle, with wings spread, standing left on thunderbolt. very fine Svoronos 1495 (Joint reign of Ptolemy VI and Ptolemy VIII); Weiser -; SNG Copenhagen 345-6 (Ptolemy VIII); Noeske -; Lorber & Faucher Series 6C. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
16 Sep 2018130 EUR
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 25 | Silver, Lot 431
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt. Arados. Ptolemy I Soter 305-282 BC. As satrap, 323-305 BC. In the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Struck circa 320/19-315 BC Tetradrachm AR 27mm., 17,33g. Head of Herakles to right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied beneath chin / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus seated left on low-backed throne, right leg drawn back, his feet resting on a low foot rest, holding long scepter in his left hand and, in his right, eagle standing right with closed wings, AP (civic) mo...
16 Sep 2018150 EUR
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 25 | Silver, Lot 432
Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt. Uncertain mint. Ptolemy III Euergetes 246-221 BC. Bronze Æ 15mm., 3,32g. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, to left, tripod. very fine Svoronos 793 (Ptolemy II; Ake-Ptolemaïs). Starting Price: 75 EUR...
16 Sep 2018Withdrawn 
Stephen Album Rare Coins - Auction 32, Lot 127
PTOLEMAIC: Ptolemy VIII Euergetes, 145-116 BC, AR tetradrachm (13.92g), Kition, year 33 (138/37 BC), S-7911, diademed head of Ptolemy I right // eagle standing on thunderbolt, mint abbreviation KI to right, strike 5/5, surface 4/5, lovely toning, iridescent in the background, NGC graded choice EF. Estimate: 130-150 USD...
13 Sep 2018170 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 109, Lot 375
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. As satrap, 323-305 BC. AR Tetradrachm (27mm, 17.18 g, 12h). In the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Memphis or Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 323/2-317/1 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Nikephoros seated left; rose in left field, ΔI-O below throne. Svoronos –; Zervos Issue 2C, dies 211/– (unlisted rev. die); Price 3971 var. (position of letters on rev.). Near EF, underlying luster. Well struck and high relief. Esti...
12 Sep 20181,300 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 109, Lot 376
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. 305-282 BC. AR Tetradrachm (28.5mm, 14.14 g, 12h). Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 300-285 BC. Diademed head right, wearing aegis around neck; tiny Δ behind ear / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; to left, P above monogram. Svoronos 252; SNG Copenhagen 69. Good VF, attractively toned, a couple light marks in field on obverse, light graffiti in fields on reverse. From the Douglas O. Rosenberg Collection, purchased from Ed Waddell, 20 November 1987....
12 Sep 2018850 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 109, Lot 377
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphos, with Arsinöe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenike I. 285-246 BC. AV Half Mnaïeion – 'Tetradrachm' (20.5mm, 13.82 g, 12h). Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 272-261/0 BC. Conjoined busts of Ptolemy II and Arsinöe II right; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Arsinöe is diademed and veiled; AΔEΛΦΩN above, shield to left / Conjoined busts of Ptolemy I and Berenike I; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Berenike is diademed and veiled; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 604; Olivi...
12 Sep 20184,500 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 109, Lot 378
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Arsinoe II Philadelphos. Died 270/268 BC. AV Mnaïeion – 'Oktadrachm' (28mm, 27.75 g, 11h). Alexandreia mint. Struck under Ptolemy VI, circa 180-145 BC. Head right with ram's horn, veiled and wearing stephanos; lotus-tipped scepter in background, K to left / APΣINOHΣ ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY, double cornucopia, grape bunches hanging at sides, bound with fillet. Svoronos 1242, 1374, and 1498–9; Olivier Group 1, 3369 var. (D5/R– [unlisted rev. die]); SNG Copenhagen 321–2; Boston MFA 2...
12 Sep 20189,000 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Auction 109, Lot 379
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy III Euergetes. 246-222 BC. AV Mnaieion – "Oktadrachm" (26.5mm, 27.76 g, 12h). Posthumous issue. Alexandreia mint. Struck under Ptolemy IV, 221-205 BC. Bust of the deified Ptolemy III right, wearing radiate diadem and aegis; trident over left shoulder, middle prong ends in a lotus finial / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY, radiate and filleted cornucopia; ΔI below. Svoronos 1117; Olivier & Lorber dies 3/8, 56 (this coin); SNG Copenhagen 196; Adams III 2101 (same dies); BMC ...
12 Sep 201811,000 USD
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 61, Lot 398
Ptolemaic Kings of Egypt, Ptolemy IX to Ptolemy XII (116-51 BC). Æ (21mm, 7.28g, 12h). Alexandreia(?). Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon r. R/ Two eagles with their wings closed standing l. on thunderbolt; cornucopia to l. Svoronos 1426 (Joint reign of Ptolemy VI and VIII); Weiser 143 (Ptolemy V); SNG Copenhagen 311-4 (Joint reign of Ptolemy VI and Ptolemy VIII). Brown patina, near EF Estimate: 50 GBP...
9 Sep 2018Unsold 
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 61, Lot 399
Ptolemaic Kings of Egypt, Uncertain. Æ Dichalkon (17mm, 5.01g, 12h). Laureate head of Zeus r. R/ Eagle with closed wings standing l. on thunderbolt. Brown patina, VF Estimate: 20 GBP...
9 Sep 201845 GBP
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30059
Ancients MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AR tetradrachm (25mm, 16.89 gm, 12h). NGC XF 5/5 - 2/5, Fine Style, graffiti. Early Ptolemaic issue of Memphis (or Alexandria), under Ptolemy I Soter, as satrap, ca. 323/2-317/1 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied before neck / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left, right leg drawn back, feet on stool, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; rose in left field, ΔI-O beneath strut and in inner right field...
6 Sep 2018420 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30070
Ancients MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Demetrius I Poliorcetes (306-283 BC). AR tetradrachm (26mm, 17.16 gm, 1h). NGC XF 5/5 - 4/5. Amphipolis, 289-288 BC. Diademed head of Demetrius I right, with bull's horn / BAΣIΛEΩΣ / ΔHMHTPIOY, Poseidon standing left, grounded trident in left hand, right foot on rock; EPK monogram in outer left field. Newell 89. Attractive portrait. Well struck from fresh dies in exceptional metal. From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Gorny & Mosch, Auction 169 (October 2008)...
6 Sep 20181,200 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30215
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter (305-282 BC). AV third chryson or hemidrachm (10mm, 1.78 gm, 12h). NGC Choice VF 4/5 - 2/5, scratches. Alexandria, ca. 294-285 BC. Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis around neck / ΠTOΛEMOY BAΣIΛEΩΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt with wings open; XA monogram to left. Svoronos 232. SNG Copenhagen 46. From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex CNG 55 (13 September 2000), lot 719, with tag. HID02901242017 Estimate: 1000-1500 USD...
6 Sep 2018900 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30216
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter, as Satrap (ca. 323-305 BC). AR tetradrachm (28mm, 15.63 gm, 12h). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 3/5, countermarks, scratches. Intermediate Ptolemaic standard. Alexandria, in the name of Alexander III the Great of Macedon, 311/0-305 BC. Diademed head of the deified Alexander right, wearing elephant skin headdress / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟY, Athena advancing right, holding shield extended on left arm and brandishing spear held in right hand; to right, helmet, monogram, and eag...
6 Sep 20181,400 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30217
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter, as Satrap (ca. 323-305 BC). AR tetradrachm (28mm, 15.63 gm, 12h). NGC XF 5/5 - 5/5, Fine Style. Obverse die signed by the artist Δ. Ptolemaic standard. Alexandria, struck in the name of Alexander III the Great, ca. 310-305 BC. Diademed head of Alexander right, wearing elephant's skin headdress; small Δ to right of elephant's ear / AΛEΞΑΝΔPOY, Athena advancing right, brandishing spear in right hand and holding shield on left arm; to right, monogram and...
6 Sep 20182,600 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30218
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter, as Satrap. (323-305 BC). AR tetradrachm (29mm, 15.64 gm, 1h). NGC XF 4/5 - 4/5, lt graffito. Ptolemaic standard. Alexandria mint. Struck in the name of Alexander III of Macedon, 307 BC. Diademed head of the deified Alexander right, wearing elephant skin headdress / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Athena Alkidemos advancing right; monogram to inner left; to right, aphlaston and eagle standing right on thunderbolt. Svoronos 154. Rare with aphlaston. Deep toning and bold de...
6 Sep 20181,300 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30219
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter, as Satrap (323-305/4 BC). AR tetradrachm (27mm, 16.11 gm, 11h). NGC XF 4/5 - 2/5, smoothing. Memphis or Alexandria, in the name of Alexander III the Great of Macedon, ca. 319-315 BC. Diademed head of Alexander right, wearing elephant's skin headdress / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus seated left, holding eagle and scepter; in left field, thunderbolt; monogram below throne. Svoronos 22. A rare type that is seldom seen on the market. From the Collection of a Philhe...
6 Sep 20181,200 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30220
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter (305/4-282 BC). AR tetradrachm (26mm, 14.19 gm, 12h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 4/5, lt graffito. Alexandria. Diademed bust right, wearing aegis; Δ behind ear / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; P above AP monogram in left field. Svoronos 248, SNG Copenhagen 68. A choice example with a bold delta behind ear that is, many times, hardly visible. From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Sotheby's (March 1996), lot 125. HID02901242017 ...
6 Sep 20181,300 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30221
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus, with Arsinoe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenice I (285-246 BC). AV mnaieion or octodrachm (27mm, 27.36 gm, 12h). NGC Choice Fine 5/5 - 2/5, ex-jewelry. Alexandria, ca. 285-261/0 BC. Jugate busts of Ptolemy II and Arsinoe II right; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Arsinoe is diademed and veiled; AΔEΛΦΩN above, shield to left / Jugate busts of Ptolemy I and Berenice I; Ptolemy is diademed and draped, Berenice is diademed and veiled; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos...
6 Sep 20183,800 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30222
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285/4-246 BC). AV trichryson or pentadrachm (24mm, 17.72 gm, 2h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 2/5, ex-jewelry. Alexandria, ca. 285-270 BC. Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, aegis around neck / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΠTOΛEMAIOY, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings starting to open; ΣY over IAP monogram in left field. Cf. Svoronos 354 (tetradrachm). Unpublished. This issue noted as a tetradrachm but not a pentadrachm, rusted obverse die. From the Collection ...
6 Sep 20188,750 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30223
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC), with Arsinoe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenice I. AV half-mnaieion or tetradrachm (21mm, 13.89 gm, 12h). NGC MS 5/5 - 4/5. Alexandria, ca. 270/65-261/0 BC. Jugate busts of Ptolemy II, draped and diademed, and Arsinoe II, diademed and veiled, right; AΔEΛΦΩN above, Gallic shield behind / Jugate busts of Ptolemy I, diademed and draped, and Berenice, diademed and veiled, right; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 604. SNG Copenhagen 133. Four excellent po...
6 Sep 20188,000 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30224
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC), with Arsinoe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenice I. AV half-mnaieion or tetradrachm (21mm, 13.88 gm, 12h). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 3/5, Fine Style. Alexandria, ca. 270/65-261/0 BC. Jugate busts of Ptolemy II, draped and diademed, and Arsinoe II, diademed and veiled, right; AΔEΛΦΩN above, Gallic shield behind / Jugate busts of Ptolemy I, diademed and draped, and Berenice, diademed and veiled, right; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 604. SNG Copenhagen 133...
6 Sep 20186,000 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30225
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC), with Arsinoe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenice I. AV half-mnaieion or tetradrachm (21mm, 13.90 gm, 11h). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 4/5. Alexandria, ca. 270/65-261/0 BC. Jugate busts of Ptolemy II, draped and diademed, and Arsinoe II, diademed and veiled, right; AΔEΛΦΩN above, Gallic shield behind / Jugate busts of Ptolemy I, diademed and draped, and Berenice, diademed and veiled, right; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 604. SNG Copenhagen 133. Four excel...
6 Sep 20186,000 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30226
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC), with Arsinoe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenice I. AV half-mnaieion or tetradrachm (21mm, 13.88 gm, 11h). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 4/5. Alexandria, ca. 270/65-261/0 BC. Jugate busts of Ptolemy II, draped and diademed, and Arsinoe II, diademed and veiled, right; AΔEΛΦΩN above, Gallic shield behind / Jugate busts of Ptolemy I, diademed and draped, and Berenice, diademed and veiled, right; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 604. SNG Copenhagen 133. Four excel...
6 Sep 20186,000 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30227
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC), with Arsinoe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenice I. AV half-mnaieion or tetradrachm (20mm, 13.87 gm, 12h). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 4/5. Alexandria, dated 261 BC. Jugate busts of Ptolemy II, draped and diademed, K under chin, and Arsinoe II, diademed and veiled, right; AΔEΛΦΩN above, Gallic shield behind / Jugate busts of Ptolemy I, diademed and draped, and Berenice, diademed and veiled, right; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 618. From the Collection of...
6 Sep 20182,800 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30228
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphus (285-246 BC), with Arsinoe II, Ptolemy I, and Berenice I. AV half-mnaieion or tetradrachm (21mm, 13.76 gm, 12h). NGC VF 5/5 - 2/5, edge repair, light graffito. Alexandria, ca. 270/65-261/0 BC. Jugate busts of Ptolemy II, draped and diademed, and Arsinoe II, diademed and veiled, right; AΔEΛΦΩN above, Gallic shield behind / Jugate busts of Ptolemy I, diademed and draped, and Berenice, diademed and veiled, right; ΘEΩN above. Svoronos 604. SNG Cope...
6 Sep 20182,200 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30229
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Arsinöe II Philadelphus (277-270 BC). AV mnaieion or octodrachm (28mm, 27.80 gm, 12h). XF, scratches, edge marks. Posthumous issue of Alexandria under Ptolemy VI-VIII, after 193/2 BC. Veiled head of the deified Arsinöe II right, wearing diademed stephane and horn of Ammon, lotus-tipped scepter over far shoulder; K in left field / ΑΡΣΙΝΟΗΣ-ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΟΥ, double cornucopia, grape bunches hanging from sides, bound with fillet. Svoronos 1498-9. SNG Copenhagen 321-2. Sharply ...
6 Sep 20188,000 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30230
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Arsinöe II Philadelphus (277-270 BC). AR decadrachm (36mm, 34.44 gm, 12h). NGC XF 5/5 - 2/5, smoothing. Posthumous issue of Alexandria under Ptolemy II, dated Year 46 (225 BC). Veiled head of the deified Arsinöe II right, wearing stephane and horn of Ammon; lotus-tipped scepter in background, it's tip is just visible above head, Ξ Ξ in left field / APΣINOHΣ-ΦIΛAΔEΛΦOY, double cornucopia, grape bunches hanging at sides, bound with fillet. Svoronos 957. Very rare. From...
6 Sep 20184,800 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30231
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy III Euergetes (246-222 BC). AV mnaieion or octodrachm (27mm, 27.81 gm, 12h). AU, scratches, graffito. Posthumous issue of Alexandria, under Ptolemy IV, ca. 221-205 BC. Bust of the deified Ptolemy III right, wearing radiate diadem and aegis; trident over left shoulder, the central tine ornamented with lotus finial / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, radiate and filleted cornucopia, one bunch of grapes hanging at side; ΔI below. Svoronos 1117. SNG Copenhagen 196. Lovely tone...
6 Sep 20188,500 USD
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30232
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204-180 BC). AR tetradrachm (26mm, 13.64 gm, 1h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 3/5, scratches. Uncertain military mint in Phoenicia. Struck circa 202-200 BC. Diademed, draped bust of Ptolemy V right, seen from front / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; M to left, NI between legs. Svoronos 1284. Rare. Choice detail and an expressive portrait. From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex From the John A. Seeger Collectio...
6 Sep 20181,150 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30233
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy V Epiphanes (204-180 BC). AR tetradrachm (26mm, 13.64 gm, 1h). NGC Choice XF 4/5 - 2/5. Dora mint, ca. 202-200 BC. Diademed, draped bust of Ptolemy V right, seen from front / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; ΔΩ to left. Svoronos 1262. Very rare. Choice detail and an expressive portrait. From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Gorny & Mosch, Auction 156 (March 2007), lot 1639, with tag. HID02901242017 Estimate: 150...
6 Sep 20181,300 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 30243
Ancients JUDAEA. Ascalon. Autonomous Issue during the time of Ptolemy XII Auletes (ca. 80-51 BC). AR tetradrachm (24mm, 13.56 gm, 1h). NGC Choice VF 4/5 - 4/5. Dated Year 41 Era of Ascalon (64/3 BC). Diademed head of Ptolemy I (?) right / ΙΕΡΑΣ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ ΑΣΚΑΛΩΝΙΤΩΝ (Sacred and Inviolate of (the people of) Askalon), eagle standing left on thunderbolt, palm over right wing; L MA (date) above dove in left field, ΔΩ monogram between legs. BMC Palestine 18. Very well struck with fresh reverse die and...
6 Sep 20182,200 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 33027
Ancients MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AR tetradrachm (26mm, 17.14 gm, 11h). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 3/5. Early Ptolemaic issue of Memphis (or Alexandria), under Ptolemy I Soter, as satrap, ca. 323/2-317/1 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied before neck / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left, right leg drawn back, feet on stool, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; rose in left field, ΔI-O beneath strut and in inner right field. Price 3971. Lu...
6 Sep 2018350 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 33028
Ancients MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AR tetradrachm (26mm, 17.04 gm, 11h). NGC Choice VF 4/5 - 3/5, scratch. Early Ptolemaic issue of Memphis (or Alexandria), under Ptolemy I Soter, as satrap, ca. 323/2-317/1 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress, paws tied before neck / ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΥ, Zeus enthroned left, right leg drawn back, feet on stool, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; rose in left field, ΔI-O beneath strut and in inner right field. Pric...
6 Sep 2018250 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 33250
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter, as Satrap (ca. 323-305 BC). AR tetradrachm (28mm, 15.65 gm, 11h). NGC XF 4/5 - 4/5, overstruck. In the name of Alexander III the Great of Macedon, Alexandria, ca. 311/0-305 BC. Diademed head of Alexander right, wearing elephant's skin headdress / AΛEΞANΔPOY, Athena advancing right; helmet in outer right field, KB monogram above eagle standing right. Svoronos 164. A nice bold strike with evidence of undertype. HID02901242017 Estimate: 800-1200 USD...
6 Sep 2018600 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 33251
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy III Eugeretes (246-222 BC). AE hemidrachm (34mm, 37.90 gm, 11h). NGC Choice XF ★ 5/5 - 5/5. Alexandria, 246-243 BC. Head of Zeus right, wearing taenia and horn of Ammon / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; filleted cornucopia in left field, Christogram between eagle's legs. Svoronos 965. SNG Copenhagen 173. HID02901242017 Estimate: 300-500 USD...
6 Sep 2018550 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 33252
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy III Eugeretes (246-222 BC). AE hemidrachm (36mm, 36.56 gm, 11h). NGC Choice VF★ 5/5 - 5/5. Alexandria, 246-243 BC. Head of Zeus right, wearing taenia and horn of Ammon / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; filleted cornucopia in left field, Christogram between eagle's legs. Svoronos 965. SNG Copenhagen 174. Excellent strike on deep chocolate pristine surfaces. HID02901242017 Estimate: 300-500 USD...
6 Sep 2018360 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 33253
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy IV Philopator (222-205/4 BC). AE drachm (42mm, 77.25 gm, 12h). NGC Choice XF 5/5 - 5/5. Alexandria. Head of Zeus-Ammon right, with ram's horn, wearing tainia / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt; filleted cornucopia to left, ΔΙ monogram between legs. Svoronos 1125. SNG Copenhagen 199-200. HID02901242017 Estimate: 400-600 USD...
6 Sep 2018800 USD
Heritage World Coin Auctions - Long Beach Signature Sale 3067, Lot 33254
Ancients PTOLEMAIC EGYPT. Ptolemy VI Philomator (222-205/4 BC). AR didrachm (24mm, 6.77 gm, 1h). NGC AU 5/5 - 3/5. Cyprus mint or Pelusium?, dated Year 105 of uncertain era (158/7 BC?). Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis around neck / ΠTOΛEMAIOY-BAΣIΛEΩΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt inscribed PE (date). Svoronos 1212 (Ptolemy IV Philopator). SNG Copenhagen 552 (same). From the Collection of a Philhellene. Ex Gorny, Auction 90 (October 1998), lot 543, with tag. Note - Sv...
6 Sep 2018650 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 240
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. As satrap, 323-305 BC. AR Tetradrachm (27.5mm, 16.81 g, 12h). In the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Memphis or Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 323/2-317/1 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; rose in left field, ΔIO below throne. Svoronos –; Zervos Issue 2B; Price 3971 var. (position of O); SNG Copenhagen 7 var. (same). VF, toned, cleaning scratches, light deposits. Estimate: 150 USD...
5 Sep 2018450 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 241
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. As satrap, 323-305 BC. AR Tetradrachm (25mm, 16.27 g, 12h). In the name and types of Alexander III of Macedon. Memphis or Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 323/2-317/1 BC. Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; rose in left field, ΔI below throne, [O to right of scepter]. Svoronos –; Zervos Issue 2D; Price 3971 var. (position of O); SNG Copenhagen 7 var. (same). VF, toned, rough surfaces, some cleaning marks. Struck in h...
5 Sep 2018320 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 242
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. As satrap, 323-305 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 16.98 g, 6h). In the name of Philip III of Macedon, types of Alexander III. Sidon mint. Dated RY 14 of Abdalonymos (320/19 BC). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; Ξ (date) in left field, ΣI below throne. Price P172 corr. (4dr not AU); Newell, Dated 43, obv. die XX; DCA 874. Good VF, toned, area of weak strike on reverse. See A. DeShazo, "The Alexander Type Coinage of S...
5 Sep 2018650 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 243
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. As satrap, 323-305 BC. AR Tetradrachm (25.5mm, 16.77 g, 12h). In the name of Philip III of Macedon, types of Alexander III. Sidon mint. Dated RY 14 of Abdalonymos (320/19 BC). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Zeus Aëtophoros seated left; Ξ (date) in left field, ΣI below throne. Price P172 corr. (4dr not AU); Newell, Dated 43, obv. die XX; DCA 874. Good VF, lightly toned, some roughness on reverse. See A. DeShazo, "The Alexander Type Coinag...
5 Sep 2018245 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 244
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy I Soter. As satrap, 323-305 BC. Æ Dichalkon (16mm, 4.58 g, 1h). Paphos mint. Struck circa 310-305 BC. Head of Aphrodite Paphia right, wearing tainia / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt. Svoronos 79; SNG Copenhagen 643. VF, dark green patina, hairline flan crack. Well centered. Very rare. Estimate: 150 USD...
5 Sep 2018550 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 245
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphos. 285-246 BC. AR Tetradrachm (28mm, 14.20 g, 1h). Alexandreia mint. Struck circa 285-261/0 BC. Diademed head of Ptolemy I right / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; monogram and A to left. Svoronos 365; SNG Copenhagen –; Noeske 109; Meydancikkale 5067–83. VF, toned. Estimate: 300 USD...
5 Sep 2018320 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 246
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy II Philadelphos. 285-246 BC. Æ Drachm (44mm, 76.17 g, 12h). Alexandreia mint. Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon right / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; no control marks. Svoronos 412; SNG Copenhagen 141. VF, brown surfaces. Estimate: 150 USD...
5 Sep 2018340 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 247
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy V Epiphanes. 204-180 BC. AR Tetradrachm (24.5mm, 13.72 g, 12h). Sidon mint. Struck circa 202-200 BC. Diademed and draped bust right / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; ΣI between legs. Svoronos 1294; Mørkholm, Portrait, obv. die A5; SNG Copenhagen –. VF, toned, minor marks, a hint of porosity, a few metal flaws on obverse. Estimate: 500 USD...
5 Sep 2018800 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 248
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy V or Ptolemy VI. 204-180 BC or 180-145 BC. AR Tetradrachm (27mm, 13.60 g, 12h). Alexandreia mint. Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis around neck / Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; no control marks. Svoronos 1231 and 1489; SNG Copenhagen 244–5 and 262–8. VF, toned, some roughness. Estimate: 200 USD...
5 Sep 2018220 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 249
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy VI Philometor. Second sole reign, 163-145 BC. AR Tetradrachm (25mm, 13.77 g, 12h). Dated RY 31 (151/0 BC). Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis around neck / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; LΛA (date) to left, ΠA to right. Svoronos 1445; Olivier 1200–3; SNG Copenhagen 297; DCA 49. Good VF, toned, light deposits. Estimate: 200 USD...
5 Sep 2018280 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 428, Lot 250
PTOLEMAIC KINGS of EGYPT. Ptolemy VIII Euergetes II (Physcon). 145-116 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 13.42 g, 12h). Alexandreia mint. Dated RY 31 (140/39 BC). Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis around neck / Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; LΛA (date) to left, ΠA to right. Svoronos 1581; Olivier 1327; SNG Copenhagen 327 var. (date); DCA 54. VF, toned, graffiti in field on reverse. Estimate: 200 USD...
5 Sep 2018280 USD
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