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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3072, Lot 35142
Ancients MYSIA, Pergamum. Ca. 180/167-133 BC. AR Cistophoric tetradrachm (30mm, 12.67 gm,, 12h). NGC Choice AU★ 5/5 - 4/5. Struck circa 160-150 BC. Cista mystica within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; ΠEPΓ monogram to left, six-pointed star to right. Kleiner & Noe Series 12. SNG von Aulock 7463. HID02901242017 Estimate: 500-600 USD...
15 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3072, Lot 35383
Ancients PHRYGIA. Apamea. Imperator P. Cornelius P. f. Lentulus Spinther AR cistophorus (26mm, 12.03 gm, 12h). NGC MS 4/5 - 5/5. 56-54 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; P LENTVLVS P F IMPERATOR in two lines above, AΠA to left, two flutes to right, MVIΣKOV below. Stumpf 74. BMC 27. Waddington 7011. Very Rare. HID02901242017 Estimate: 600-800 USD...
15 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3072, Lot 35432
Ancients Marc Antony, as Triumvir and Imperator (44-30 BC), with Octavia. AR cistophorus (27mm, 11.84 gm, 11h). NGC XF 5/5 - 2/5. scuff. Ephesus, summer-autumn 39 BC. M • ANTONIVS • IMP • COS • DESIG • ITER ET TERT, head of Marc 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. RSC 2. Excellent...
15 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3072, Lot 35433
Ancients Marc Antony, as Triumvir and Imperator (44-30 BC), with Octavia. AR cistophorus (25mm, 12.11 gm, 2h). NGC Choice VF 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. Struck fro...
15 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 332
Mysia, Pergamon, c. 133-67 BC. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm (26mm, 12.63g, 12h), c. 92-88 BC. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy-wreath. R/ Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; MA above, serpent-entwined thyrsos to r. Kleiner, Pergamum 17; Pinder 98; SNG BnF 1722. Toned, Good VF Starting Price: 60 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 685
Claudius (41-54). AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm (27mm, 10.34g, 6h). Ephesus, 41-2. Bare head l. R/ Distyle temple of Roma and Augustus, enclosing standing facing figures of Claudius, holding sceptre, being crowned by Fortuna, holding rudder. RIC I 120; RPC I 2221; RSC 3. Hairlines on obv., VF - Good VF Starting Price: 750 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Stack's Bowers Galleries (& Ponterio) - January 2019 NYINC Auction, Lot 42166
TRAJAN, A.D. 98-117. AR Cistophorus (10.16 gms), Uncertain mint in Asia Minor, ca. A.D. 98-99. NGC EF, Strike: 4/5 Surface: 4/5. RIC-717. "IMP CAES NERVA TRAIAN AVG GERM PM" Laureate head of Trajan facing right; Reverse: "TR POT COS II" six grain ears bound together. Bold portrait. Estimate: $500.00- $700.00...
11 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 976
The Triumvirs. Octavian. 28 BC. AR Cistophorus (26.5mm, 11.75 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. IMP • CAESAR • DIVI • F • COS • VI • LIBERTATIS • P • R • VINDEX •, laureate head right / Pax, draped, standing left, holding caduceus with her right hand; behind her, in right field, a snake emerging from cista mystica; all within laurel wreath; PAX in left field. RIC I 476; Sutherland Group I, 18 (O11/R18); CRI 433; RSC 218; RPC I 2203; BMCRE 691-3 = BMCRR East 248-9; BN 908-10. EF, toned, a few light scratc...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 987
Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. AR Cistophorus (25mm, 11.92 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. Struck circa 24-20 BC. IMP • CAESAR, bare head right / AVGVSTVS, garlanded and filleted altar decorated with stags standing vis-à-vis. RIC I 482; Sutherland Group VIγ (unlisted dies); RPC I 2215; RSC 33; BMCRE 694-5 = BMCRR East 262-3; BN 922-6; . EF, toned, some minor marks under tone on reverse. Estimate: 1500 USD...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 1014
Claudius. AD 41-54. AR Cistophorus (28mm, 11.47 g, 6h). Ephesus mint. Struck AD 41-42. TI CLAVD CAES · AVG, bare head left / COM ASI across field, distyle temple of Roma and Augustus, enclosing standing facing figures of Claudius, holding scepter, being crowned by Fortuna, holding cornucopia; ROM ET AVG on entablature. RIC I 120 (Pergamum); RPC I 2221; RSC 3; BMCRE 228; BN 304-6. Choice EF, deep cabinet toning. Exceptional portrait coin. Ex Hess-Divo 307 (7 June 2007), lot 1567; Sternberg X...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 1079
Hadrian. AD 117-138. AR Cistophorus (29.5mm, 10.19 g, 6h). 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. RIC II –; Metcalf, Cistophori Type 49, 224 (O5/R–); RPC III 1390; RSC 277. Good VF, lightly toned, slight roughness on obverse, minor reverse die shift. Overstruck on an uncertain cistophorus of Mark Antony and Octavia ...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 1080
Hadrian. AD 117-138. AR Cistophorus (28.5mm, 8.36 g, 6h). Unidentified D mint. Struck after AD 128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, bare head right / COS III, Roma seated left, holding Victory in her extended right hand and transverse scepter with her left, leaning on small shield with her left elbow. RIC II 511; Metcalf, Cistophori Type 97, 364 var. (O9/R– [unlisted rev. die]); RPC III 1447 (this coin illustrated); RSC 347d. VF, toned, some light granularity. Well centered on a thin, broad flan. Extr...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 1081
Hadrian. AD 117-138. AR Cistophorus (28mm, 10.61 g, 6h). Unidentified E mint. Struck after AD 128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P, laureate head left / COS III, Pax standing left, wearing modius, her right foot on prow, holding olive branch downward with her right hand and cornucopia with her left; below branch, anchor with flukes downward. RIC II 514; Metcalf, Cistophori Type 108, 380 (O4/R4); RPC III 1463; RSC 364. VF, graffiti in reverse field. Extremely rare, only one specimen known to Metcalf, tw...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 32172
Ancients ASIA MINOR. Geta, as Caesar (AD 209-211). AR cistophorus (24mm, 8.63 gm, 12h). NGC Choice VF 4/5 - 3/5. P SEPTI-GETAC ΛI, bare headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta right, seen from behind / P SEP GETAC AC, Geta galloping on horseback right, spear couched in right hand, cloak blowing behind. RIC –. BMC –. C –. Metcalf, RIN 1988, –. Apparently unique and unrecorded. Light corrosion. From the Morris Collection. Ex NAC Auction Q (2006), lot 1955 (realized 3500 CHF). HID02901242017...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 33153
Ancients MYSIA. Pergamum. Proconsul C. Septimius T. f. (57-55 BC). AR cistophoric tetradrachm (29mm, 12.54 gm, 1h). NGC MS 4/5 - 5/5. Menogenes as magistrate. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / C•SEPTVMI•T•F / PRO•COS, two serpents standing by decorated bow case; ΠEPΓ monogram of Pergamum to left, staff of Asclepius to right, MHNOΓЄNHC below. Stumpf 38. Extremely Rare - two examples recorded by Stumpf. HID02901242017 Estimate: 1500-2000 USD...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 33244
Ancients Marc Antony, as Triumvir and Imperator (43-31 BC), with Octavia. AR cistophorus (27mm, 12.20 gm, 1h). NGC Choice VF★ 5/5 - 4/5. Ephesus, Summer-Autumn 39 BC. M • ANTONIVS • IMP • COS • DESIG • ITER ET TERT, conjoined heads of Antony and Octavia right, wearing ivy wreath. / III • VIR • R • P • C •, Dionysus, holding cantharus and thyrsus, standing left on cista mystica flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. RPC I 2202. CRI 263. Sydenham 1198. RSC 3. Expressive portraits and m...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 34043
Ancients IONIA. Ephesus. Ca. 133-88 BC. AV stater (19mm, 8.48 gm, 12h). NGC Choice AU 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). Hea...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 86
MYSIA, Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. AR Tetradrachm (26mm, 12.08 g, 12h). Cistophoric type. Struck circa 76 BC. Cista mystica within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; above, ME, prytaneis monogram, and A; civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner, Hoard 40; SNG BN 1744. VF, toned, light deposits. Ex Pegasi II (8 June 1996), lot 96. Estimate: 100 USD...
12 Dec 2018140 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 214
IONIA, Ephesus. AR Cistophorus (26mm, 10.70 g, 12h). Countermark applied during the reign of Vespasian, AD 74-79. (IMP) • (VE)S (AV)G in rectangular countermark on a cistophorus of Mark Antony & Octavia from the Ephesus mint (CRI 262). Howgego 840; Pangerl 101. Host Near Fine, c/m VF, scratches, banker's mark, a few deposits. From the Richard Baker Collection, purchased from Freeman & Sear, 1996. Estimate: 300 USD...
12 Dec 2018900 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 215
IONIA, Ephesus. AR Cistophorus (27mm, 10.72 g, 12h). Countermark applied during the reign of Vespasian, AD 74-79. (IMP) • (VE)S (AV)G in rectangular countermark on a cistophorus of Mark Antony & Octavia from the Ephesus mint (CRI 263). Howgego 840; Pangerl 101. Host Fine, c/m VF. From the Richard Baker Collection, purchased from Frank Kovacs, January 1992. Estimate: 500 USD...
12 Dec 2018900 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 216
IONIA, Ephesus. AR Cistophorus (26.5mm, 11.12 g, 1h). Countermark applied during the reign of Vespasian, AD 74-79. (IMP) • (VE)S (AV)G in rectangular countermark on a cistophorus of Augustus from the Ephesus mint (RIC I 482). Howgego 840; Pangerl 101. Host Fine, c/m VF, lightly toned. From the Richard Baker Collection. Estimate: 300 USD...
12 Dec 2018800 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 217
IONIA, Ephesus. AR Cistophorus (25.5mm, 10.44 g, 6h). Countermark applied during the reign of Vespasian, AD 74-79. (IMP) • (VE)S (AV)G in rectangular countermark on a cistophorus of Claudius, with Agrippina Junior from the Ephesus mint (RIC I 119). Howgego 840; Pangerl 101. Host Near, c/m VF, toned. Rare undertype. From the Richard Baker Collection. Ex Kovacs XIV (16 October 1998), lot 162. Reportedly ex Edward Sydenham Collection. Estimate: 500 USD...
12 Dec 20181,100 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 297
The Triumvirs. Mark Antony and Octavia. Summer-autumn 39 BC. AR Cistophorus (24.5mm, 11.97 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. Head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath; lituus below; all within wreath of ivy and flowers / Draped bust of Octavia right above cista mystica, flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. CRI 262; Sydenham 1197; RSC 2; RPC I 2201. Good VF, toned, a few marks and scratches. Estimate: 500 USD...
12 Dec 20181,550 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 298
The Triumvirs. Mark Antony and Octavia. Summer-autumn 39 BC. AR Cistophorus (25mm, 11.75 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. Conjoined heads right of Mark Antony, wreathed, and Octavia / Dionysus, holding cantharus and thyrsus, standing left on cista mystica, flanked by interlaced serpents. CRI 263; Sydenham 1198; RSC 3; RPC I 2202. VF, toned, minor roughness. Estimate: 300 USD...
12 Dec 2018550 USD
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 532
IONIA. Smyrna. Hadrian, 117-138. Cistophorus (Silver, 25 mm, 10.35 g, 6 h), after 128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P Bare head of Hadrian to right. Rev. COS III Zeus seated left, holding Nike in his right hand and scepter in his left. RPC III 1359. The usual traces of overstriking and with some scratches, otherwise, nearly very fine. Starting Price: 75 CHF...
9 Dec 2018105 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 848
Mark Antony and Octavia, 40-35 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 29 mm, 11.95 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 struck on a broad flan. Very fine. Starting Price: 100 CHF...
9 Dec 2018300 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 849
Mark Antony and Octavia, 40-35 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 25 mm, 11.18 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. Fine. Starting Price: 75 CHF...
9 Dec 2018170 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 857
Octavian, 44-27 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 27 mm, 11.06 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. Somewhat rough, otherwise, nearly very fine. Starting Price: 75 CHF...
9 Dec 2018140 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 858
Octavian, 44-27 BC. Cistophorus (Silver, 28 mm, 10.74 g, 1 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. Nearly fine. From the R. Marbacher Collection, Switzerland. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
9 Dec 2018150 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 859
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 25 mm, 11.21 g, 12 h), Ephesus, circa 25-20 BC. IMP CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVSTVS Capricorn right, head left, bearing cornucopia on back; all within laurel wreath. RIC 480. RPC I 2213. Sutherland Group VIα. Fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
9 Dec 2018140 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 860
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 26 mm, 10.97 g, 1 h), Ephesus, circa 25-20 BC. IMP•CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGV-STVS Six grain-ears tied together. RIC 481. RPC I 2214. Sutherland Group V. Numerous small scratches, otherwise, fine. From the R. Marbacher Collection, Switzerland. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
9 Dec 2018180 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 890
Nero, as Caesar, 50-54. Cistophorus (Silver, 25 mm, 10.97 g, 6 h), Pergamum, circa 50-51. NERONI•CLAVD•CAES•DRVSO•GERM Bare-headed and draped bust of Nero to left. Rev. COS DES / PRINC / IVVENT in three lines on round shield; all within laurel wreath. RIC 121. RPC I 2225. Good fine. From the R. Marbacher Collection, Switzerland. Starting Price: 100 CHF...
9 Dec 2018320 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 933
Domitian, 81-96. Cistophorus (Silver, 27 mm, 9.25 g, 6 h), Rome, for Asia Minor, 95. IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P XIIII IMP XXII Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. COS XVII CENS P P P Legionary aquila between two standards. Cohen 94. RIC 223. RPC II 873. Slightly rough and with minor doubling on the obverse, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 100 CHF...
9 Dec 2018220 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 936
Trajan, 98-117. Cistophorus (Silver, 24 mm, 10.15 g, 7 h), uncertain mint in Asia Minor (Ehesus?), 98-99. IMP CAES NERVA TRAIAN AVG GERM P M Laureate head of Trajan to right. Rev. TR POT COS II Bundle of six grain ears. RIC 717. RPC III 1317. An attractive piece with a fine portrait. Some deposits, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
9 Dec 2018140 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 252
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 36.5 mm, 12.33 g, 12 h), c. 160-150. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, lighted torch to right. BMC 90. Kleiner & Noe Series 11a. Pinder 84a. Rare. Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 2018110 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 253
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 12.27 g, 11 h), c. 123-104. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, ΠΑ monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 7. Pinder 101. SNG Copenhagen 424. SNG France -. Toned and well centered. Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201860 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 254
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26.5 mm, 12.39 g, 11 h), c. 123-104. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, ΑΣ monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 5. Pinder 93. SNG France 1713. Toned and well centered. Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201860 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 255
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 12.02 g, 12 h), c. 96-92. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, BO monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 10. Pinder 94. SNG France 1718. Well struck and clear. Good very fine. Starting Price: 75 CHF...
8 Dec 2018110 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 256
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 12.19 g, 12 h), c. 104-98. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, MH monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 21. SNG France -. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 40 CHF...
8 Dec 201840 CHF
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Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 257
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26.5 mm, 12.40 g, 1 h), c. 95-92. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, MA monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 17. Pinder 98. SNG France 1722-1723. Toned. Obverse struck from a slightly worn, as usual, die, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201865 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 258
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 12.49 g, 12 h), c. 104-98. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, ΔI monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 12. Pinder 95. SNG France 1719. Toned. Obverse struck from an overused die, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 55 CHF...
8 Dec 201865 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 259
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 12.57 g, 11 h), c. 98-95. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, ΛY monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 16. Pinder 97. SNG France 1721. Nicely toned. Obverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, good very fine. Starting Price: 60 CHF...
8 Dec 201870 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 260
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 29.5 mm, 12.53 g, 11 h), c. 92-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, AΣ above ΠPYT monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 29. SNG France -. Well centered, nicely toned and clear. Good very fine. Starting Price: 60 CHF...
8 Dec 2018140 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 261
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 30.5 mm, 12.47 g, 11 h), c. 92-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, EY above ΠPYT monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 33. SNG France 1736 (this obverse die). Well struck and clear. Good extremely fine. Starting Price: 60 CHF...
8 Dec 201880 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 262
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27.5 mm, 12.81 g, 12 h), c. 92-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, EY above ΠPYT monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 33. SNG France 1736-7. Well struck, bright and sharp. Good extremely fine. Starting Price: 75 CHF...
8 Dec 2018130 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 263
MYSIA. Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26.5 mm, 12.51 g, 12 h), c. 92-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΠEPΓ monogram; to right, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius; between snakes heads, ΔH above ΠPYT monogram. Kleiner, Hoard 31. SNG France 1732-3. Toned and attractive, with particularly sharp details. Doublestruck on the same type, otherwise, good extremely fine. ...
8 Dec 201886 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 270
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 33 mm, 12.19 g, 12 h), c. 160-150. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, EΦE; to right, cult statue of Ephesia Artemis facing. Kleiner & Noe Series 13. SNG Copenhagen 305. SNG von Aulock 1852. Rare early variety. Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201850 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 271
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 12.14 g, 12 h), c. 133-67. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, caduceus. Unpublished in the standard references. Rare early variety. Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 2018100 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 272
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 10.82 g, 12 h), year 4 (Δ) = 131-130. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; [to left, EΦE]; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, Δ (date). Kleiner & Noe Series 43b. Pinder 28. SNG von Aulock 7847. Rare date. Some uncleaned deposits, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 40 CHF...
8 Dec 201840 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 273
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.14 g, 12 h), year 41 (MA) = 94-93. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, MA (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, bee flying upward. Kleiner Dated 44. SNG von Aulock 7850. Scarce date. Some rough areas and cleaning marks and with a well struck obverse, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 40 CHF...
8 Dec 201840 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 274
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28.5 mm, 12.24 g, 12 h), year 3 (Γ) = 132-131. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, Γ (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch. Kleiner Dated 4. Kleiner-Noe Series 42b. SNG Copenhagen 317. Obverse with many cleaning marks, otherwise, good fine. Starting Price: 30 CHF...
8 Dec 201830 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 275
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28.5 mm, 12.25 g, 12 h), year 28 (ΛE) = 107-106. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΛE (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, palm branch. Kleiner, Dated 32. SNG Copenhagen 323. A very rare date. Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201850 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 276
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 12.40 g, 12 h), year 35 (ΛE) = 100-99. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΛE (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, tripod. Kleiner, Dated 39. A very scarce date. Well centered. Good very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201880 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 277
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 12.50 g, 12 h), year 36 (ΛC) = 99-98. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΛC (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, crested helmet to right. Kleiner, Dated 40. Extremely rare date. Struck on a broad flan. Traces of restruck on the reverse, otherwise, good very fine. Starting Price: 60 CHF...
8 Dec 201870 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 278
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.57 g, 12 h), year 44 (MΔ) = 91-90. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, MΔ (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, thunderbolt. Kleiner, Dated 45. Pinder 35. Very rare variety with around half a dozen examples available. Obverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201855 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 279
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 12.49 g, 12 h), year 45 (ME) = 90-89. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ME (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius. DCA 325. Kleiner, Dated 46. SNG Copenhagen 326. With an exceptional reverse. Good very fine. Starting Price: 65 CHF...
8 Dec 201865 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 280
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.57 g, 12 h), year 45 (ME) = 90-89. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ME (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, serpent-entwined staff of Asclepius. DCA 325. Kleiner, Dated 46. SNG Copenhagen 326. Obverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, good very fine. Starting Price: 60 CHF...
8 Dec 2018200 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 281
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 25.5 mm, 12.45 g, 11 h), year 46 (MC) = 89-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, MC (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, headdress of Isis. Kleiner, Dated 47. Rare year. Obverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, good very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201860 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 282
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 28 mm, 12.55 g, 12 h), year 46 (MC) = 89-88. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, MC (date) above EΦE; to right, lighted torch; between snakes heads, headdress of Isis. Kleiner, Dated 47. Rare year. Obverse struck from a worn die on a spread flan, otherwise, very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201850 CHF
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Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 283
IONIA. Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26 mm, 12.37 g, 1 h), year 66 = 69-68. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΞC (=66) above EΦE; to right, lit torch; above, palm branch between two cornucopiae. Kleiner, 70. Pinder 51. SNG Tübingen 2789. Scarce. Obverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, good very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201870 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 287
IONIA. Smyrna. Circa 2nd century BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 12.34 g, 12 h). Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ZMYP; to right, Z above turreted head of the Tyche of Smyrna to right; between snakes heads, ΠPE monogram. Apparently unpublished in the standard references. Cf. BMC 1-2 and SNG von Aulock 2160 (both with completely different monogram and emission). Extremely rare and unknow...
8 Dec 20181,200 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 295
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 26.5 mm, 12.67 g, 1 h), Ptolemaios, undated but year 1 = 133-132. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; above, ΠTOΛ; to left, TPAΛ; to right, Dionysos standing facing, holding long thyrsos with his right hand and bunch of grape with the left. BMC 44-8 var. SNG Copenhagen 662 var. SNG von Aulock 3263-4 var. (all from different dates). Rare. Nearly...
8 Dec 201895 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 296
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 12.56 g, 12 h), Phyli.. magistrate, circa 100-90. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; above, ΦYΛI; to left, TPAΛ; to right, bee flying upward. Apparently unpublished in the standard references. Cf. CNG 63, 2003, 532. Very fine. Starting Price: 100 CHF...
8 Dec 2018110 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 297
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27.5 mm, 12.23 g, 12 h), Dion.. magistrate, circa 100-90. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; above, ΔΙΟΝ; to left, TPAΛ; to right, kithara. SNG Copenhagen 657. SNG von Aulock 3259. With a particularly well struck reverse. Some uncleaned deposits on obverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine. Starting Price: 60 CHF...
8 Dec 201875 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 298
LYDIA. Tralleis. Circa 166-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 12.46 g, 12 h), Mena.. magistrate. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; above, MENA; to left, [TP]AΛ; to right, female bust to right. Completely unpublished and only the second example in the market after the one in Triton VI, 14 January 2003, 398. Extremely rare. Nearly extremely fine. Starting Price: 100 CHF...
8 Dec 2018120 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 313
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Circa 88-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 30 mm, 12.42 g, 12 h), Attalos magistrate, c. 88-85. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, AΠΑ; to right, diaulos (double flute); between snakes heads, ATTAΛOY in two lines. Kleiner 1. Pinder 7. SNG von Aulock 3457. Rare. Struck on a broad flan. Area of flatness, otherwise, nearly extremely fine. Starting Price: 65 CHF...
8 Dec 201890 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 314
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Circa 88-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 25 mm, 12.67 g, 11 h), Kelai..., c. 88-85. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, AΠΑ; to right, diaulos (double flute); between snakes heads, KEΛAI. Kleiner VIII. Pinder 11. SNG von Aulock 3459. Rare. A well struck and most appealing coin. Nearly extremely fine. Starting Price: 75 CHF...
8 Dec 2018190 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 318
PHRYGIA. Laodikeia. Circa 133/88-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 27 mm, 12.33 g, 12 h), Kratippos magistrate, c. 100s. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΛA-O; to right, winged kerykeion; between snakes heads, KPATIΠΠOY in two lines. BMC 10. SNG von Aulock 3801. Very fine. Starting Price: 55 CHF...
8 Dec 201860 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 319
PHRYGIA. Laodikeia. Circa 133/88-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 12.58 g, 12 h), c. 90s. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΛAO; to right, winged kerykeion; between snakes heads, ANT monogram. BMC -. SNG von Aulock 8408 (this obverse die). All known examples are struck from a single obverse die. Extremely rare variety, possibly the fourth known, well struck and toned. Obverse struck sl...
8 Dec 201875 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 320
PHRYGIA. Laodikeia. Circa 133/88-67 BC. Cistophoric Tetradrachm (Silver, 29 mm, 12.17 g, 12 h), Zeuxis son of Apollonios grandson of Amyntas magistrate, c. 70. Basket (cista mystica) from which snake coils; around, ivy wreath with fruits. Rev. Two snakes coiled around a bow case; to left, ΛAO; to right, winged kerykeion; between snakes heads, ZΕΥΞΙΣ ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΟΥ ΤΟΥ ΑΜΥΝΤΟΥ in three lines. BMC 4. SNG von Aulock 3798. Extremely rare. Only the third example available the last 2 decades. Good very...
8 Dec 2018100 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 428
Mark Antony and Octavia. Cistophorus (Silver, 29 mm, 11.76 g, 2 h), Ephesus, summer-autumn 39. M•ANTONIVS•IMP •COS• DESIG•ITER ET•TERT• Conjoined heads right of Mark Antony, wearing ivy wreath, and Octavia, to right. Rev. III•VIR R•P•C• Dionysos, holding cantharus and thyrsus, standing left on cista mystica; to left and right, two interlaced serpents with erect heads. RPC 2202. Sydenham 1198. Well struck and clear. Struck on an irregular flan, otherwise, good very fine. Starting Price: 300 C...
8 Dec 2018550 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 429
Mark Antony and Octavia. Cistophorus (Silver, 27 mm, 11.73 g, 12 h), Ephesus, 39 BC. M ANTONIVS IMP•COS•DESIG•ITER ET•TERT Head of Antony to right, wearing ivy wreath; below, lituus. Rev. III•VIR• R•P•C• Draped bust of Octavia to right above cista mystica, flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. BMC 133. Cohen 2. CRI 262. RPC 2201. Well struck, clear and toned example of fine style. Good very fine. Starting Price: 300 CHF...
8 Dec 2018650 CHF
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 280
Ionia, Ephesos AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Dated year 51 = 84/3 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; above, Hermes holding wreath and kerykeion; NA (date) above EΦE to left, lit torch to right. Kleiner 52; SNG von Aulock 7853; SNG Copenhagen 328-9; BMC 163. 12.17g, 25mm, 12h. Near Very Fine. Estimate: 50 GBP...
29 Nov 201845 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 281
Ionia, Ephesos AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Dated year 66 = 69/8 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; grain ear between two cornucopiae above, ΞC (date) above EΦE to left, lit torch to right. Kleiner, "The Dated Cistophori of Ephesus," ANSMN 18 (1972), 68; SNG Copenhagen 334. 12.15g, 29mm, 1h. Very Fine. Estimate: 100 GBP...
29 Nov 2018Unsold 
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 301
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 133-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; monogram and KT above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right right. SNG Copenhagen 435; SNG France 1741. 12.54g, 28mm, 1h. Very Fine. Estimate: 75 GBP...
29 Nov 201860 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 303
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 104-98 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; ΔI and monogram above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner, Hoard 12; Pinder 95; SNG France 1719. 12.40g, 28mm, 12h. Good Fine. Estimate: 50 GBP...
29 Nov 201850 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 304
Mysia, Pergamon AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Circa 76-67 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; MOΣ and monogram above; civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner, Hoard 44; Pinder 124; SNG France 1748. 12.18g, 26mm, 1h. Very Fine. Estimate: 50 GBP...
29 Nov 201860 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 310
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. 12.42g, 28mm, 1h. Very Fine. Estimate: 100 GBP...
29 Nov 2018Unsold 
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 360
Phrygia, Apameia AR Tetradrachm. Cistophoric type. 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. 11.98g, 29mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Estimate: 100 GBP...
29 Nov 2018280 GBP
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 493
C. Septimius T. f. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Polemarchos, magistrate. Ephesus, 57-55 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by aphlaston surmounted by platform on which two facing fasces; C•SEPTVMI [T F] PRO•COS above, OΘ, EΦE and bee to left, torch to right, ΠOΛEMAPX[OΣ] below. Stumpf 35. 12.62g, 26mm, 12h. Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare; apparently the second recorded example, and the only one in private hands. Estimate: 500 GBP...
29 Nov 20181,800 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 494
C. Septimius T. f. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Menogenes, magistrate. Pergamum, 57-55 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; C•SEPTVMI•T•F PRO•COS in two lines above, monogram of Pergamum to left, staff of Asclepius to right, MHNOΓЄNHC below. Stumpf 38. 12.41g, 28mm, 1h. Good Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare - two examples recorded by Stumpf. Estimate: 1000 GBP...
29 Nov 2018850 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 495
C. Fabius M. f. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Demeas, magistrate. Pergamum, 57-56 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; C•FABI•M•F PRO•COS in two lines above, monogram of Pergamum to left, staff of Asclepius to right, ΔΗΜΕΑC below. Stumpf 28. 12.49g, 27mm, 12h. Extremely Fine. Very Rare. Estimate: 750 GBP...
29 Nov 2018800 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 496
C. Fabius M. f. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Attalos, son of Bianoros, magistrate. Apamea, 57-56 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; C•FABI•M•F PRO COS in two lines above, AΠA to left, two flutes to right, ΑTTAΛΟΥ BIANOPOΣ below. Stumpf 21. 12.20g, 26mm, 12h. Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare - two examples recorded by Stumpf. Estimate: 1000 GBP...
29 Nov 2018800 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 497
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. 12.25g, 27mm, 12h. Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare - only one example recorded by Stumpf. Estimate: 1000 GBP...
29 Nov 20181,300 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 498
C. Fabius M. f. AR Cistophoric Tetradrachm. Andronikos, son of Xenios, magistrate. Apamea, 57-56 BC. Serpent emerging from cista mystica; the whole within wreath / Two serpents standing by decorated bow case; C•FABI•M•F PRO COS in two lines above, AΠA to left, two flutes to right, ΑΝΔΡΟΝΙΚΟΥ ΞΕΝΙΟΥ below. Stumpf 22; Waddington 7016. 11.85g, 28mm, 12h. Extremely Fine. Extremely Rare - two examples recorded by Stumpf. Estimate: 1000 GBP...
29 Nov 20181,400 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 499
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. 12.31g, 27mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Very Rare. Estimate: 500 GBP...
29 Nov 2018400 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 500
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. 11.86g, 26mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Following the death of Octavia's first husband C. Claudius Marcellus in 40 BC, her marriage to Antony sought to seal the Pact of ...
29 Nov 2018650 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 501
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. 11.96g, 26mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Estimate: 750 GBP...
29 Nov 20181,300 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 502
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. 11.79g, 26mm, 12h. Good Very Fine. Estimate: 500 GBP...
29 Nov 2018506 GBP
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 503
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. 11.93g, 27mm, 12h. Very Fine. Estimate: 500 GBP...
29 Nov 2018700 GBP
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 433, Lot 84
MYSIA, Pergamon. Circa 166-67 BC. AR Tetradrachm (25mm, 12.28 g, 12h). Cistophoric type. Struck circa 95-92 BC. Cista mystica with serpent; all within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bowcase; AM above, civic monogram to left, serpent-entwined thyrsos to right. Kleiner, Hoard 3; SNG BN 1725. Good VF, toned, slight die shift on obverse. Estimate: 150 USD...
28 Nov 2018180 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 433, Lot 86
IONIA, Ephesos. Circa 180-67 BC. AR Tetradrachm (27mm, 12.55 g, 12h). Cistophoric type. Dated CY 4 (131/0 BC). Cista mystica with serpent within ivy wreath / Two serpents entwined around bow and bowcase; Δ above, EΦE to left, torch to right. Kleiner & Noe Series 43b; Pinder 28; SNG Copenhagen –; SNG von Aulock 7847; DCA 325. VF, toned, slightly off center. Ex Roma E-Sale 1 (31 August 2013), lot 176. Estimate: 150 USD...
28 Nov 2018130 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 433, Lot 345
The Triumvirs. Mark Antony and Octavia. Summer-autumn 39 BC. AR Cistophorus (26.5mm, 11.46 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. Head of Antony right, wearing ivy wreath; lituus below; all within wreath of ivy and flowers / Draped bust of Octavia right above cista mystica, flanked by interlaced serpents with heads erect. CRI 262; Sydenham 1197; RSC 2; RPC I 2201. Good VF, some roughness. Estimate: 500 USD...
28 Nov 20181,400 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 433, Lot 392
Domitian, with Domitia. AD 81-96. AR Cistophorus (26mm, 10.55 g, 6h). Ephesus mint (or Rome for circulation in Asia). Struck AD 82. Laureate head of Domitian right / Draped bust of Domitia right. RIC II 845; RPC II 866; RSC 2. Fine. Estimate: 300 USD...
28 Nov 2018280 USD
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 433, Lot 396
Trajan. AD 98-117. AR Cistophorus (27mm, 9.96 g, 6h). Uncertain mint in Asia Minor (or Rome for circulation in Asia). Struck circa February-Autumn AD 98. Laureate head right / Aquila between two signa. RIC II 719; Woytek, Cistophore, Type 8; RSC 608. Near VF, lightly toned. Estimate: 200 USD...
28 Nov 2018260 USD
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 27 | Silver, Lot 154
Mysia. Pergamon circa 166-67 BC. Struck circa 160-150 BC Cistophoric Tetradrachm AR 29mm., 12,23g. Basket (cista mystica), with half-open lid, from which snake coils, around, ivy wreath with fruits / Two snakes coiled around a bow case ornamented with aplustre, and containing a strung bow, to left, civic monogram of ΠΕΡ, stylis to right. very fine Kleiner & Noe Series 15; SNG BN -; SNG Fizwilliam 4214. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
25 Nov 2018Unsold 
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 27 | Silver, Lot 155
Mysia. Pergamon circa 166-67 BC. Struck circa 104-98 BC Cistophoric Tetradrachm AR 25mm., 12,04g. Basket (cista mystica), with half-open lid, from which snake coils, around, ivy wreath with fruits / Two snakes coiled around a bow case ornamented with aplustre, and containing a strung bow, between the snake heads, KT above prytaneis monogram of ΠΡΥ, to left, civic monogram of ΠΕΡ, to right, thyrsos entwined by a serpent. very fine Kleiner, Hoard 38; SNG BN 1741. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
25 Nov 201880 EUR
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 27 | Silver, Lot 318
Ionia. Ephesos. Marc Antony and Octavia 39 BC. Cistophoric tetradrachm AR 26mm., 10,92g. M • ANTONIVS • IMP • COS • DESIG ITER ET TERT, ivy-wreathed head right, below, lituus, all within ivy-wreath / III • VIR • R • P • C •, head of Octavia right on cista mystica between two interlaced snakes with heads erect. fine Babelon Antonia 60; C 2; Sydenham 1197; RPC 2201. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
25 Nov 2018170 EUR
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 27 | Silver, Lot 319
Ionia. Ephesos. Augustus 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophor AR 25mm., 10,53g. IMP CAESAR, bare head right / Six bunched corn-ears, AVGVSTVS across fields. nearly very fine RIC 478. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
25 Nov 2018220 EUR
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Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 27 | Silver, Lot 320
Ionia. Ephesos. Augustus 27 BC-AD 14. Struck circa 25-20 BC Cistophorus AR 25mm., 11,24g. IMP • CAE-SAR, bare head right / AVGVSTVS, garlanded and filleted altar decorated with stags standing vis-à-vis. very fine RIC I 482; RSC 33; RPC I 2215; BMCRE 694 = BMCRR East 262; BN 922-6. Starting Price: 100 EUR...
25 Nov 2018320 EUR
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