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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 117
Bruttium, Rhegion, c. 415/0-387 BC. AR Litra (9mm, 0.78g, 9h). Facing lion's head. R/ PH within olive sprig. HNItaly 2499; SNG ANS 670-4. Toned, EF Starting Price: 80 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 134
Sicily, Akragas, c. 425-406 BC. AR Litra (10mm, 0.78g, 7h). Eagle standing l. on capital. R/ Crab; lotus flower. SNG ANS 986-95; HGC 2, 121. Dark patina, VF Starting Price: 90 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 140
Sicily, Gela, c. 465-450 BC. AR Litra (12mm, 0.62g, 3h). Horse advancing r.; wreath above. R/ Forepart of man-headed bull r. Jenkins, Gela, Group III; HGC 2, 373. Good VF Starting Price: 40 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 141
Sicily, Gela, c. 465-450 BC. AR Litra (11mm, 0.85g, 9h). Horse advancing r.; wreath above. R/ Forepart of man-headed bull r. Jenkins, Gela, Group III; HGC 2, 373. Toned, wavy flan, VF Starting Price: 90 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 150
Sicily, Himera, c. 430 BC. AR Litra (8mm, 0.57g, 8h). Bearded head r., wearing tainia. R/ Helmet. HGC 2, 447; SNG Lloyd 1028. Rare, slight porosity, rev. slightly off-centre, otherwise Good VF Starting Price: 80 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 204
Sicily, Panormos as Ziz, c. 405-380 BC. AR Litra (10mm, 0.65g, 3h). Male head l. R/ Man-headed bull standing l. Jenkins, Punic pl. 24, 14; SNG ANS 551; HGC 2, 1047. VF Starting Price: 75 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 271
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). EL 50 Litrai (14mm, 3.50g, 11h), c. 306/5 BC. Laureate head of Apollo l.; amphora behind. R/ Tripod. Jenkins group B; SNG ANS 621; HGC 2, 1294. VF Starting Price: 190 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 272
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). EL 25 Litrai (10mm, 1.68g, 1h), c. 310-305. Laureate head of Apollo l. R/ Lyre. Jenkins group A; SNG ANS 617-8; HGC 2, 1295. Good VF Starting Price: 100 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 273
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). EL 25 Litrai (10mm, 1.84g, 2h), c. 310-305. Laureate head of Apollo l. R/ Lyre. Jenkins group A; SNG ANS 617-8; HGC 2, 1295. VF Starting Price: 140 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 274
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). EL 25 Litrai (11mm, 1.82g, 1h), c. 310-305. Laureate head of Apollo l. R/ Lyre. Jenkins group A; SNG ANS 617-8; HGC 2, 1295. Good Fine - near VF Starting Price: 240 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 275
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). EL 25 Litrai (11mm, 1.79g, 2h), c. 310-305. Laureate head of Apollo l. R/ Lyre. Jenkins group A; SNG ANS 617-8; HGC 2, 1295. Fine - Good Fine Starting Price: 240 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 279
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). Æ Litra (24mm, 8.90g, 6h). Head of Artemis Soteria r., quiver over shoulder. R/ Winged thunderbolt. CNS II, 142; SNG ANS 708ff.; HGC 2, 1537. Green patina, VF - Good VF Starting Price: 70 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 280
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). Æ Litra (23mm, 9.59g, 5h). Head of Artemis Soteria r., quiver over shoulder. R/ Winged thunderbolt. CNS II, 142; SNG ANS 708ff.; HGC 2, 1537. Brown patina, VF - Good VF Starting Price: 30 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 281
Sicily, Syracuse. Agathokles (317-289 BC). Æ Litra (21mm, 8.43g, 6h). Head of Artemis Soteria r., quiver over shoulder. R/ Winged thunderbolt. CNS II, 142; SNG ANS 708ff.; HGC 2, 1537. Brown patina, VF Starting Price: 80 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 286
Sicily, Syracuse. Philistis (wife of Hieron II, 275-215 BC). AR 16 Litrai – Tetradrachm (28mm, 14.04g, 1h), c. 240-218/5 BC. Diademed and veiled head l.; palm branch to r. R/ Nike driving quadriga r. Cf. SNG ANS 869; HGC 2, 1554. Rev. slightly off-centre, otherwise EF Starting Price: 600 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 287
Sicily, Syracuse. Philistis (wife of Hieron II, 275-215 BC). AR 16 Litrai – Tetradrachm (26mm, 14.01g, 7h), c. 240-218/5 BC. Diademed and veiled head l.; palm branch to r. R/ Nike driving quadriga r.; Φ to r. Cf. SNG ANS 869ff.; HGC 2, 1554. Good VF Starting Price: 400 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 288
Sicily, Syracuse. Philistis (275-215 BC). AR 5 Litrai (17mm, 3.83g, 1h). Diademed and veiled head of Philistis l.; wreath behind. R/ Nike driving slow quadriga r. Cf. SNG ANS 870-4; HGC 2, 1559. Toned, roughness, VF / Fine Starting Price: 300 GBP...
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - E-Auction 64, Lot 289
Sicily, Syracuse. Philistis (wife of Hieron II, 275-215 BC). AR 16 Litrai – Tetradrachm (30mm, 13.80g, 12h), c. 240-218/5 BC. Diademed and veiled head l.; palm branch to r. R/ Nike driving quadriga r.; E below. Cf. SNG ANS 885; HGC 2, 1554. VF Starting Price: 300 GBP...
13 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Stack's Bowers Galleries (& Ponterio) - January 2019 NYINC Auction, Lot 42026
SICILY. Syracuse. Agathocles, 317-289 B.C. AV 25 Litrae (1.43 gms), ca. 317-310 B.C. NGC Ch F, Strike: 4/5 Surface: 4/5. SNG ANS-707. Also known as Pentadrachm or Diobol. Wreathed head of Persephone facing left; Reverse: Bull butting left. Some honest wear, good centering on the reverse. Ex: Coin Galleries Sale, February 1984, lot 18. Estimate: $300.00- $500.00...
11 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 105
BRUTTIUM, Rhegion. Circa 415/0-387 BC. AR Litra (10mm, 0.72 g, 6h). Head of lion facing / PH within olive sprig. Herzfelder pl. XI, J; HN Italy 2499; SNG ANS 670–4; SNG Lloyd 690–1; SNG Lockett 655 = Weber 1121. EF, deep cabinet tone. From the Gasvoda Collection. Ex Waddell inventory 52104 (August 2015). Estimate: 500 USD...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 119
SICILY, Katane. Circa 450-430 BC. AR Litra (12mm, 0.54 g, 9h). Head of Selinos right / Vertical thunderbolt with wings above and volutes below; two shields flanking, KAT-ANE (retrograde) around. Boehringer, Kataneische, Series II, Li 3; Mirone 28 (same dies as illustration); HGC 2, 587. Good VF, find patina, a couple marks. Fine style. Very rare with head right and retrograde ethnic. From the Gasvoda Collection. Ex Waddell inventory 494986 (August 2015); CNG Inventory 968529 (January 2014)....
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 139
SICILY, Syracuse. Hieron I. 478-466 BC. AR Litra (9.5mm, 0.60 g). Local imitation. Diademed head of Arethousa right, wearing single-pendant earring and pearl necklace / Wheel with four spokes. Boehringer B28; cf. HGC 2, 1371; cf. SNG ANS 116; cf. SNG Lloyd 1301–2; cf. Rizzo pl. XXV, 8. Superb EF, dark find patina. Excellent metal. From the Alan J. Harlan Collection. Ex Waddell inventory 51768; Numismatica Ars Classica 48 (21 October 2008), lot 48. With the exception of a small group of imi...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 152
SICILY, Syracuse. Dionysios I. 405-367 BC. AV 100 Litrai – Double Dekadrachm (14.5mm, 5.79 g, 3h). Struck circa 400-370 BC. Head of Arethousa left, hair in sakkos adorned with a star, wearing single-pendant earring and necklace; ΣYPAKOΣION to left, pellet before neck, AK (the K is oriented perpendicularly) behind / Herakles kneeling right, strangling the Nemean Lion; rocks below. Bérend Group IV, 26.10 (D15/R15 – this coin); HGC 2, 1275; SNG ANS 331 (same dies); SNG München 1089 (same dies); G...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 156
SICILY, Syracuse. Fifth Democracy. 214-212 BC. AR 12 Litrai (23mm, 10.19 g, 6h). Head of Athena left, wearing crested Corinthian helmet, single-pendant earring, necklace, and aegis around neck; AΓ monogram to right / Artemis standing left, drawing bow; at side, hound springing left; ΣΩ to left, ΣYPAKOΣIΩN to right. Burnett, Enna 14 (dies 5/i); BAR Issue 84; HGC 2, 1412; SNG München 1433 (same obv. die); BMC 651 (same obv. die); Hunterian 8 (same obv. die); Pozzi 663 (same obv. die). Near EF, a...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Classical Numismatic Group - Triton XXII, Lot 157
SICILY, Syracuse. Fifth Democracy. 214-212 BC. AR 8 Litrai (22mm, 6.77 g, 9h). Head of Athena left, wearing single-pendant earring, necklace, aegis, and crested Corinthian helmet decorated with griffin flying on the bowl / Winged thunderbolt; ΣYPAKOΣIΩN above, YA/Σ-Λ in two lines below. Burnett, Enna 30 (dies 10/E); BAR Issue 88; HGC 2, 1414; Gulbenkian 359 (same dies); McClean 2958 (same dies). EF, lustrous. Well centered. Estimate: 2000 USD...
8 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Dmitry Markov Coins & Medals | M&M Numismatics Ltd | Ira & Larry Goldberg Coins & Collectibles | Sovereign Rarities Ltd - The New York Sale XLV, Lot 13
Sicily, Syracuse. Hieron II. 274-216 BC. Gold Decadrachm (4.32 g) or 60 Litrai. Wreathed head of Persephone left, wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace. Rev. Charioteer in galloping biga left, holding kentron in right hand and reins in left; monogram below horses. Elegant style. Well struck in high relief and free from die rust. Luster still present. Extremely Fine. Estimate Value $4,000 - UP...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 33016
Ancients SICILY. Morgantina. The Siceliotes. Ca. 215-212 BC. AR 8 litrai (23mm, 6.96 gm, 9h). NGC Choice AU★ 4/5 - 4/5. Head of Persephone left, veiled and wearing wreath of grain ears; leaf to right / ΣIKEΛIΩTAN, Nike driving fast quadriga right, kentron in right hand, reins in both; monogram above. Erim & Jaunzems II. BAR Issue 3. Campana 12. SNG ANS 1168 (same obv. die). SNG Lloyd 1578 (same obv. die). Gulbenkian 362=Bement 557 (same obv. die). Jameson 885. Sharply struck with rainbow hues ...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 33020
Ancients SICILY. Syracuse. Ca. 405-395 BC. AV 100 litrai (14mm, 5.80 gm, 3h). NGC XF 4/5 - 3/5. Signed by the artists "A" and "K". Struck ca. 400-370 BC. ΣYPAKOΣIΩN, head of Arethusa left, hair bound in saccos adorned with star, triple-pendant earring and beaded necklace, A K behind / Heracles kneeling right, strangling Nemean lion. Bérend Group IV, 26.4 (D15/R15 – this coin). SNG ANS 331. SNG München 1089. Pozzi 606. Weber 1609. McClean 2730. Hirsch 589 (all from the same dies). Die rust on r...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 33022
Ancients SICILY. Syracuse. Agathocles (317-289 BC). AV decadrachm or 50 litrai (16mm, 4.27 gm, 2h). NGC AU 5/5 - 3/5. Under Agathocles as Tyrant, 317-310 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left / ΣYPA-K-O-ΣIΩN, charioteer, holding kentron and reigns, driving rearing biga right, triskeles below. HGC 2. 1276. HID02901242017 Estimate: 1500-2000 USD...
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 33024
Ancients SICILY. Syracuse. The Syracusan Democracy. Ca. 214-212 BC. AR 12 litrae (24mm, 10.16 gm, 5h). NGC AU 5/5 - 3/5. Head of Athena left, wearing crested Athenian helmet / ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ, Artemis standing left, drawing bow, hound at feet, XAP before. Burnett, "The Enna Hoard, SNR 62," D37 (same dies); SNG ANS 1042 (same dies). HID02901242017 Estimate: 1000-2000 USD...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 34010
Ancients SICILY. Syracuse. Dionysius I (405-367 BC). AV 100 litrai (13mm, 5.80 gm, 9h). NGC Choice AU 4/5 - 4/5, die shift. Ca. 405-400 BC. ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ, head of Arethusa left, wearing triple pendant earring and pearl necklace, hair gathered up at the back in a saccus ornamented with two stars; behind her neck, star of six rays / Heracles kneeling right, strangling the Nemean lion. Bérend 20 (D13/R9). Dewing 925 (same dies ). Ex Obolos 6, (20 November 2016), lot 212; Chrysos Collection, acquire...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Heritage World Coin Auctions - NYINC Signature Sale 3071, Lot 34012
Ancients SICILY. Syracuse, Fifth Republic (214-212 BC). AR 8 litrai (22mm, 6.78 gm, 1h). NGC AU★ 5/5 - 5/5, Fine Style, overstruck. Head of Kore-Persephone left, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace, hair wreathed with grain, bee upward behind neck / ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ, Nike driving slow quadriga left, filleted palm in right hand, reins in left; EY and API monogram in upper field, AP monogram before horses. Gulbenkian 360; Jameson 895. An attractive example of this scarcer type. HID02901242017...
6 Jan 2019Upcoming
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Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 28 | Silver, Lot 14
Sicily. Syracuse. Hieron II in association with Ptolemy II Philadelphos circa 264-260 BC. In the style of contemporary standard Ptolemaic coinage from Alexandreia Diobol-Litra Æ 27mm., 17,88g. Laureate head of Zeus right / [ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛ]ΕΩΣ, eagle, with spread wings, standing left on thunderbolt, in field to left, oval shield, no controls (?). very fine Cf. Svoronos 610. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 434, Lot 6
SICILY, Leontini. Circa 450-440 BC. AR Litra (12mm, 0.81 g, 11h). Head of roaring lion right / River god, nude, standing left, pouring libation on altar from patera and cradling olive branch in left arm; barley grain to right. Boehringer, Münzgeschichte 49; HGC 3, 692; Rizzo pl. XXIII, 17–8. Good VF, toned, a few marks under tone. Ex Robert and Julius Diez Collection (Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 294, 16 January 2013), lot 51; Gustav Philipsen Collection (Part I, J. Hirsch XV...
12 Dec 2018650 USD
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 48
SICILY. Syracuse. Agathokles, 317-289 BC. Litra (Bronze, 24 mm, 10.55 g, 2 h), circa 304-289. ΣΩTEIPA Draped bust of Artemis Soteira to right, quiver over shoulder. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ - AΓAΘOKΛEOΣ Winged thunderbolt. BAR Issue 20. CNS 138. A lovely piece of fine style. Thin flan crack and with some deposits, otherwise, about extremely fine. From a Swiss collection, formed before 2005. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
9 Dec 2018120 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 49
SICILY. Syracuse. Hiketas II, 287-278 BC. Litra (Bronze, 20 mm, 8.52 g, 4 h). Head of Persephone to right, wearing wreath of grain ears; behind, torch. Rev. Charioteer driving fast biga to right; above, star; in exergue, Θ (?). BAR Issue 38. CNS 122. Slightly rough and the reverse a bit off center, otherwise, very fine. From the Maggiore Collection, formed in the late 1970s to early 2000s. Starting Price: 25 CHF...
9 Dec 201825 CHF
Leu Numismatik AG - Web Auction 6, Lot 51
SICILY. Syracuse. Hieronymos, 215-214 BC. 10 Litrai (Silver, 22 mm, 8.05 g, 1 h). Diademed head of Hieronymos to left. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ - IEPΩNYMOY Winged thunderbolt; above, KI. Holloway 40. SNG ANS 1028. Nicely toned. Minor cleaning scratches and with a very minor flan crack, otherwise, good very fine. From the Maggiore Collection, formed in the late 1970s to early 2000s. Starting Price: 150 CHF...
9 Dec 20181,100 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 23
BRUTTIUM. Rhegion. Anaxilas, tyrant, circa 494/3-462/1 BC. Litra (Silver, 10 mm, 0.37 g, 1 h), c. 480-462/1. Hare springing to right. Rev. REC within dotted circle. HN Italy 2475. Well struck and clear. Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 2018220 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 24
BRUTTIUM. Rhegion. Circa 415/0-387 BC. Litra (Silver, 9 mm, 0.64 g, 9 h). Lion's mask facing. Rev. PH Olive sprig, with two leaves and two olives. Herzfelder pl. XI, J. HN Italy 2499. SNG ANS 673. With a nice obverse. About very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201850 CHF
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Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 26
SICILY. Akragas. Circa 450-440 BC. Litra (Silver, 9 mm, 0.62 g, 12 h). ΑΚ - RΑ Eagle, with closed wings, standing left on Ionic column capital. Rev. ΛΙ (= Litra) Crab. HGC 2, 121. Westermark 466 (O11/R12). Very fine. Starting Price: 50 CHF...
8 Dec 201885 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 27
SICILY. Gela. Circa 465-450 BC. Litra (Silver, 12 mm, 0.79 g, 8 h). Horse walking right; above, wreath. Rev. ΓΕΛΑΣ Forepart of Acheloos as a man-headed bull to right. Jenkins, Gela 254 (this coin depicted). With a wonderful old cabinet toning. Carefully centered on a broad flan. Good very fine. Starting Price: 120 CHF...
8 Dec 2018340 CHF
Nomos AG - obolos 11, Lot 473
Anonymous, Circa 260 BC. Litra (Bronze, 18 mm, 6.23 g, 5 h), Rome. Helmeted head of Minerva to left. Rev. ROMANO Head of bridled horse to right. Crawford 17/1a. HN III 278. Sydenham 3. Dark brown glossy patina. Very fine. Starting Price: 125 CHF...
8 Dec 2018220 CHF
Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 4, Lot 81
Sicily, Syracuse Æ Litra. Hieron II, circa 217-215 BC. Head of Poseidon left, wearing tainia / Ornamented trident head flanked by two dolphins; IEP-ΩNOΣ across lower fields, monogram in lower left field. CNS 194; SNG Copenhagen 849. 8.13g, 23mm, 2h. Extremely Fine; some minor areas of weakness. Attractive green patina. Ex Naville Numismatics 29, 26 February 2017, lot 85. Estimate: 100 GBP...
29 Nov 201880 GBP
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 433, Lot 2
BRUTTIUM, Rhegion. Circa 415/0-387 BC. AR Litra (10mm, 0.73 g, 3h). Facing scalp of lion / PH within olive sprig. Herzfelder pl. XI, J; HN Italy 2499. Good VF, toned, some edge chips. Ex Agora Auctions 62 (1 November 2016), lot 6; Artemide Aste XXI (5 September 2008), lot 31. Estimate: 100 USD...
28 Nov 201870 USD
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 27 | Silver, Lot 14
Sicily. Naxos circa 460-420 BC. Litra AR 10mm., 0,59g. Wreathed head of Dionysos right / Unclear legend, grape cluster. nearly very fine, tooled Cf. Cahn 70; cf. SNG ANS 522. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
25 Nov 2018Unsold 
Savoca Numismatik GmbH & Co. KG - Online Auction 27 | Silver, Lot 15
Sicily. Syracuse. Hieron I. 478-466 BC. Litra AR 7mm., 0,68g. Diademed head of Arethusa right / Four-spoked wheel. good very fine HGC 2, 1371. Starting Price: 75 EUR...
25 Nov 201880 EUR
Solidus Numismatik - Autumn Auction 36, Lot 24
Sizilien. Akragas. Litra (Silber). Ca. 420 - 410 v. Chr. Vs: Adler mit angelegten Flügeln auf Hase nach links stehend; links rechteckiger Gegenstempel. Rs: Krabbe, darüber A, darunter Fisch rechts. 12 mm. 1,30 g. HGC 2, 114; SNG ANS 999 var. Sehr schön. Starting Price: 50 EUR...
25 Nov 2018375 EUR
Solidus Numismatik - Autumn Auction 36, Lot 26
Sizilien. Katana. Litra (Silber). Ca. 440 - 405 v. Chr. Vs: Kopf eines Silens mit Bart und Glatze links. Rs: Geflügeltes Blitzbündel zwischen zwei Schilden. 13 mm. 0,70 g. HGC - (vgl. 2, 589); SNG ANS 1265; Boehringer -. Selten. Sehr schön. Starting Price: 100 EUR...
25 Nov 2018250 EUR
Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd - Auction 119, Lot 4581
SICILY, Syracuse, silver four litrai, issued by Gelon II, son of Hieron II, (c. 218/7-216 B.C.), (3.34 g), obv. diademed head of Gelon to left, rev. **SURAKOSIOI GELWMOS*, eagle with closed wings standing to right on a thunderbolt, A to left, BA to right, (s.987, cco 295 [These dies], BAR issue 67, SNG ANS -, SNG Munich 1362 [same dies]). Nearly extremely fine, toned and rare. Ex New York Sale Auction IX, 13 January 2005, (lot 52). Polybios records of Gelon that he 'made it his highest objec...
20 Nov 2018750 AUD
Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd - Auction 119, Lot 4582
SICILY, Syracuse, Philistis wife of Hieron II (275-215 B.C.), silver sixteen litrai, struck c.218/7-215 B.C., (13.68 g), obv. diademed and veiled bust of Philistis to left, behind eight pointed star, rev. slow quadriga to right driven by Nike with horses walking, above **BASILISSAS, to right K, below **FILISTIDOS*, (S.989, SNG ANS 881, SNG Ash.2109). Bright, very minor cleaning marks, otherwise extremely fine or better and rare. Ex Classical Numismatic Group in 2008. Estimate: 2500 AUD...
20 Nov 20181,500 AUD
Noble Numismatics Pty Ltd - Auction 119, Lot 4583
SICILY, Syracuse, Philistis wife of Hieron II (275-215 B.C.), silver five litrai, (4.47 g), issued 217-215 B.C., obv. diademed and veiled head of Philistis to left, palm branch behind, rev. biga driven by Nike with horses galloping to left, above **BASILISSAS*, below **FILISTIDOS*, E and dot to left, (S.990, SNG ANS 893, SNG Lloyd 1546, SNG Lockett 1017, Caltabiano [QT XIX] p.175, note the letters]). Toned, good very fine and rare. Ex Noble Numismatics Sale 96 (lot 4972). Estimate: 1200 AU...
20 Nov 20181,800 AUD
Editions V. Gadoury - Auction 2018, Lot 2
Populonia, 450-350 avant J.-C. 25 litrae d'or, AU 1.39 g. Avers : Tête de lion à droite XXV. Revers : lisse Ref : SNG COP. 37 . SNG ANS 2 Conservation : NGC MS 5/5 - 4/5. Magnifique exemplaire bien centré. Starting Price: 4000 EUR...
16 Nov 20184,750 EUR
Editions V. Gadoury - Auction 2018, Lot 3
Syracuse, Dionysios I 405-395 avant J.-C. 50 Litrai en or, (Dekadrachme), AU 2.88 g. Avers : Tête juvénile du dieu-fleuve Anapos à gauche, dans le champ grain de blé, ΣYPAKO-ΣIΩN autour. /Revers : Cheval cabré à droite, à l'exergue ΣYPAKOΣIΩN. Ref : HGC 2, 1281 Conservation : NGC AU 5/5 - 4/5. Magnifique, avec beaucoup de reliefs Starting Price: 2000 EUR...
16 Nov 20185,500 EUR
Kölner Münzkabinett - Auction 109, Lot 39
SIZILIEN SYRAKUS Philistis, Gemahlin von Hieron II., 274-216 v. Chr. AR-16 Litrai Vs.: Kopf mit Diadem und Schleier n. l., rechts Kranz, Rs.: Nike in Quadriga n. r. SNG ANS 872-874; SNG München 1352; A. Burnett, The Enna Hoard and the Silver Coinage of the Syracusan Democracy, SNR 62, 1983, 5-45, bes. 7, 18-29 Taf. 1-2. 13.06 g. kleiner Randfehler, sonst vz ex Slg. Kardinal Meisner (Versteigerung zugunsten der Kardinal-Meisner-Stiftung, Köln), erworben bei Friedrich Redder, Leipzig (für 75 Ma...
16 Nov 2018Unsold 
Kölner Münzkabinett - Auction 109, Lot 41
SIZILIEN ZIZ (PANORMUS) AR-Litra 409-254 v. Chr. Vs.: Kopf des jugendlichen Flussgottes Orethos n. l., Rs.: androkephaler Stier (Flussgott Acheloos) steht n. r., Kopf v. v. der Typ scheint bisher nur mit sb'lziz bzw. ziz über Flussgott n. l. bekannt zu sein: SNG ANS 548 bzw. 551; SNG Cop. 504; SNG München 1605-1606; Jenkins, Coins of Punic Sicily I, SNR 50, 1971, 25-78, bes. 75, 12 bzw. 14 Taf. 24. 0.66 g. RR ss Estimate: 80 EUR...
16 Nov 2018135 EUR
Kölner Münzkabinett - Auction 109, Lot 259
RÖMISCHE REPUBLIK Anonym, 241-235 v. Chr. AE-Litra Rom Vs.: Kopf des unbärtigen Mars mit korinthischem Helm n. r., Rs.: Pferdekopf mit Zügel n. r., dahinter Sichel, unten ROMA Craw. 25/3; Syd. 26. 3.61 g. ss ex Slg. Prof. Dr. Hildebrecht Hommel, erworben von Kölner Münzkabinett, Auktion 26, 1979, Los 79 Estimate: 80 EUR...
16 Nov 2018155 EUR
Kölner Münzkabinett - Auction 109, Lot 260
RÖMISCHE REPUBLIK Anonym, 234-231 v. Chr. AE-Litra Rom Vs.: Kopf des Apollon mit Lorbeerkranz n. r., Rs.: Pferd mit Zügeln springt n. l., darunter ROMA Craw. 26/3; Syd. 29. 2.74 g. tiefgrüne Patina, ss ex Slg. Prof. Dr. Hildebrecht Hommel, erworben von Dorotheum, Auktion 373, 1977, Los 92 Estimate: 70 EUR...
16 Nov 2018100 EUR
MDC Monnaies de Collection sarl - Auction 4, Lot 18
GRECE ANTIQUE Sicile, Syracuse, Agathoklès (317-289 av. J.C.). Litra Æ. Av. ΣΟΤΕΙΡΑ Tête d'Artémis à droite. Rv. ΑΓΑΘΟΚΛΕΟΣ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΟΣ Foudre ailé. SNG. ANS 708. 22,00 mm. 8,46 grs. 3h. Superbe Starting Price: 200 EUR...
15 Nov 2018330 EUR
Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 432, Lot 206
Anonymous. Circa 260 BC. Æ Litra (17mm, 4.80 g, 7h). Rome mint. Helmeted head of Minerva left / Head of bridled horse right; ROMAAIO upward to left. Crawford 17/1a var. (unlished rev. legend); BdC Series II, Group a; Sydenham 3 var. (same); HN Italy 278; cf. RBW 19 (ROMAΛI). Fine, dark green patina, a couple of flan splits. Unpublished legend variety, not in Crawford, RBW, or Vicarella. From the Andrew McCabe Collection. Ex English Amateur Scholar Collection (via trade), originally purchased ...
14 Nov 2018280 USD
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Classical Numismatic Group - Electronic Auction 432, Lot 207
Anonymous. Circa 240 BC. Æ Litra (15.5mm, 2.86 g, 10h). Rome mint. Helmeted head of Mars right / Bridled head of horse right; sickle behind; ROMA in exergue. Crawford 25/3; Sydenham 26; HN Italy 299; Type as RBW 40. VF, lovely blue-green patina, a touch of porosity. From the Andrew McCabe Collection, purchased from Peter Morris, Kent U.K. Ex an old British collection formed in the 1980s. Estimate: 150 USD...
14 Nov 2018190 USD
VAuctions - Auction 333, Lot 46
SICILY, Gela. 430-425 BC. AR Litra (0.84 gm). Bridled horse with wreath above / Forepart of man-headed bull right. SNG.ANS.61. Toned VF+. Rare. Estimate: $450...
13 Nov 2018265 USD
VAuctions - Auction 333, Lot 50
SICILY, Messana. 420-413 BC. AR Litra (0.68 gm). Hare bounding, scallop shell below / Inscription in wreath. SNG.ANS.348. Toned VF. ex Clain-Stefanelli collection. Estimate: $250...
13 Nov 2018150 USD
VAuctions - Auction 333, Lot 51
SICILY, Morgantina. 339-317 BC. Æ24 Litra (17.22 gm). Helmeted head of Athena, owl behind neck guard / Lion standing tearing at stag's head. Erim&Jaunzems.7 SNG.ANS.466. VF+, green brown patina. Very rare. ex Hutchins collection. Estimate: $850...
13 Nov 2018Unsold 
VAuctions - Auction 333, Lot 56
SICILY, Syracuse. Early IV Century BC. Æ Litra (29.42 gm). Head of Athena wearing Corinthian helmet / Starfish with two dolphins. Calc.62. SNG.ANS.454. Choice VF, dark green patina. Estimate: $400...
13 Nov 2018Unsold 
VAuctions - Auction 333, Lot 59
SICILY, Syracuse. Fifth Democracy, 214-212 BC. AR 12 Litrae (9.51 gm). Helmeted head of Athena / Artemis drawing bow, hound at feet running. SNG.ANS.1040. Toned VF. with tag from Baldwins 1/1975 Estimate: $1100...
13 Nov 2018Unsold 
Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün e.K. - Auction 75, Lot 24
GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN. BRUTTIUM. Rhegion. Silber-Litra, 420-387 v. Chr. Löwenkopf frontal / Olivenzweig. SNG Cop. 1936; HN 2499 0,71 g dunkle Patina, ss Starting Price: 230 EUR...
13 Nov 2018230 EUR
Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün e.K. - Auction 75, Lot 25
GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN. SIZILIEN. Aitna. Silber-Litra, Mzst. Aitna-Katane, 470-461 v. Chr., oder Aitna-Inessa, 461-450 v. Chr. Silenskopf mit Eselsohr / Geflügelter Blitz (AI)TN. SNG ANS 1239 (Katane); HGC 65 R ! 0,63 g Rev. l. dezentriert, ss - vz Starting Price: 1000 EUR...
13 Nov 2018Unsold 
Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün e.K. - Auction 75, Lot 41
GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN. SIZILIEN. Syrakusai. Zeit des Dionysos I. und II. Bronze-Litra, 375-344 v. Chr. Athenakopf / Seestern zwischen zwei Delphinen. SNG ANS 455 32,32 g dunkelgrüne Patina, ss Starting Price: 150 EUR...
13 Nov 2018150 EUR
Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün e.K. - Auction 75, Lot 44
GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN. SIZILIEN. Syrakusai. Agathokles, 317 - 289 v. Chr. Hemistater oder 25 Litrae, 310-300 v. Chr. Apollonkopf / Dreifuß, darauf Helm. SNG ANS 629 Elektron 3,55 g ss Starting Price: 1300 EUR...
13 Nov 2018Unsold 
Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün e.K. - Auction 75, Lot 45
GRIECHISCHE MÜNZEN. SIZILIEN. Syrakusai. Agathokles, 317 - 289 v. Chr. 1/4 Stater oder 12 1/2 Litrae, 310-300 v. Chr. Apollonkopf / Kithara. SNG ANS 617 Elektron 1,79 g ss Starting Price: 500 EUR...
13 Nov 2018500 EUR
Myntkompaniet/AB Philea - Coin Auction 15, Lot 325
Ancient, Greek coins, Sears 1191 Litra, Syracuse, 344-336 BC, 17,65 g. Ex Ticalen. VF Starting Price: 48 EUR...
10 Nov 2018Unsold 
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 11
Apulia, Tarentum, Litra, ca. 420-227 BC; AR (g 0,81; mm 10; h 3); Shell, Rv. dolphin; above, star; below, AΓΑ. Vlasto-; SNG Fitzwilliam 390. Extremely rare, dark patina, good extremely fine. Estimate: 180 GBP...
8 Nov 2018140 GBP
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 44
Sicily, Abakainon, Litra, ca. 420-410 BC; AR (g 0,85; mm 11; h 12); Head of female facing slightly l., Rv. Sow and piglet standing r.; above, BA; in ex. A. Campana 21; Bertino 19; HGC 2, 20; SNG ANS 899; SNG Lloyd –. Rare, old cabinet tone, good extremely fine. Estimate: 250 GBP...
8 Nov 2018240 GBP
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 46
Sicily, Gela, Litra, ca. 430-425 BC; AR (g 0,69; mm 13; h 12); Warrior riding horse l., holding shield and spear, Rv. ΓΕΛΑΣ, forepart of man-headed bull r. Jenkins, Gela, 401; SNG ANS 82; HGC 2, 374. Toned, minor flattening, anyway extremely fine. Estimate: 180 GBP...
8 Nov 2018190 GBP
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 52
Sicily, Syracuse, Litra under the Second Democracy, ca. 466-460 BC; AR (g 0,67; mm 12; h 4); Diademed head of Arethusa r., Rv. Octopus, ΣYRA around. Boehringer 426 (V225/R304). Dark patina and good extremely fine. Estimate: 180 GBP...
8 Nov 2018130 GBP
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 54
Sicily, Syracuse, 50 Litrai under tyrant Agathokles, ca. 310-304 BC; EL (g 3,67; mm 15; h 9); Laureate head of Apollo l.; behind, altar, Rv. ΣΥΡΑΚ - ΟΣΙΩΝ, tripod. BMC 255; HGC 2, 1294. Extremely fine. Estimate: 400 GBP...
8 Nov 2018865 GBP
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 55
Sicily, Syracuse, 100 Litrai under tyrant Agathokles, ca. 295-289 BC; AV (g 5,63; mm 16; h 9); Head of Athena r., wearing crested Corinthian helmet, bowl decorated with griffin, Rv. ΑΓΑΘΟΚΛΕΟΣ / ΒΑΣΙΛΕΟΣ, thunderbolt; below, Φ. SNG ANS 702. Buttrey, NC 1973, pl. 2, 20. Ex jewelry, extremely fine / about extremely fine. Estimate: 4000 GBP...
8 Nov 2018Unsold 
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 56
Sicily, Syracuse, 60 Litrai under tyrant Hiketas II, ca. 288-278 BC; AV (4,29; mm 15; h 9); ΣYRAKOΣIΩN, head of Persephone l., wearing wreath of grain, earrings and necklace; on r., cornucopiae, Rv. Nike driving fast biga r.; above, O; on r., Φ; below, Θ; in ex. EΠIKETA. SNG Copenhagen 798. Rare. Minor scratch on obverse, struck from slightly rusty die, otherwise about extremely fine / extremely fine. Incapsulated by NGC: Strike 4/5, Surface 3/5. Estimate: 3600 GBP...
8 Nov 20182,600 GBP
Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 59
Sicily, Syracuse, 8 Litrai under tyrant Gelon II, ca. 218-214 BC; AR (g 7,00; mm 21; h 12); Diademed head l.; on r., club, Rv.ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΟΙ - ΓΕΛΩΝΟΣ, Nike driving fast biga r.; below, A / E. CCO Tav. XXIV, (D6/R-). Unpublished reverse die in the standard references. Cabinet tone, good extremely fine. Estimate: 3000 GBP...
8 Nov 20181,800 GBP
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Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions - Auction 52, Lot 60
Sicily, Syracuse, 12 Litrae under the Fifth Democracy, 214-212 BC; AR (g 10,14; mm 23); Helmeted head of Athena to l., Rv. Artemis standing l., wearing short hunting dress, shooting her bow; at her feet, hound leaping l.; on l. field ΞΑ. Burnett, Enna 20 (O8/Rm). Nicely toned, extremely fine. From the Deyo Collection: ex Stack's (9 December 1989), lot 3084. Estimate: 2400 GBP...
8 Nov 20182,600 GBP
Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger - Auction 423, Lot 189
Sizilien Katane Litra 413/405 v. Chr. Silenskopf / Geflügeltes Blitzbündel. SNG ANS -; Boehringer in Actes du 9eme Congrés Inte Tf. 6, Li 1. 0.54 g.; Feine dunkle Tönung Gutes sehr schön Ex Auktion Künker 153, 2009, 8136. Estimate: 300 EUR...
7 Nov 2018240 EUR
Bruun Rasmussen - Auction 881, Lot 277
Coins - Ancient coins - Greece - Sicily Sicily, Syracuse, Au-50 litrae / Dekadrachm, c. 405 - 400 BC, SNG ANS 347, 2.85 g EF Estimate: 2400 EUR...
6 Nov 20184,300 EUR
Bruun Rasmussen - Auction 881, Lot 278
Coins - Ancient coins - Greece - Sicily Sicily, Syracuse, Agathokles, 317 - 289 BC, El-50 or 25 Litrae, SNG Lockett 993, Jenkins, Essays Robinson O9/R6, 3.66 g - scarce variation with cornucopia to the right of Apollo EF-VF Estimate: 1600 EUR...
6 Nov 20181,800 EUR
Bruun Rasmussen - Auction 881, Lot 279
Coins - Ancient coins - Greece - Sicily Sicily, Syracuse, Hieron II, 274 - 215 BC, 16 Litrae, SNG ANS 870, 13.99 g VF Estimate: 805 EUR...
6 Nov 2018805 EUR
Numismatik Naumann (formerly Gitbud & Naumann) - Auction 71, Lot 10
SICILY. Syracuse. Pyrrhos (Circa 278-276 BC). Ae Litra. SICILY. Syracuse. Pyrrhos (Circa 278-276 BC). Ae Litra. Obv: Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin. Rev: ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ. Athena advancing right, holding spear and shield. CNS II 182; HGC 2, 1452. Condition: Very fine. Weight: 9.67 g. Diameter: 22 mm. Estimate: 50 EUR...
4 Nov 201845 EUR
Spink - Auction 342, Lot 1
Sicily. Panormos (as Ziz). AR Litra, ca. 405-380 BC. 0.61 gms. Male head left, rev. Bull standing left, Punic legend below. Jenkins Punic p.75, 12 var. Grainy. Very Fine.. Estimate: $60-90...
30 Oct 201850 USD
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 30
SICILY. Galaria. Circa 460 BC. Litra (Silver, 11.5 mm, 0.65 g, 11 h). Σ-OTE-R (retrograde) Zeus seated left on throne, holding a long, eagle-topped scepter in his right hand and resting his left on the throne. Rev. CA - ΛA Dionysos standing left, holding kantharos in his right hand and, in his left, a vine with a bunch of grapes. Jameson 574. Jenkins, Coinages, Group I. SNG ANS 1. Very rare, nicely centered, sharp and attractively toned. Some remaining encrustations as found, otherwise, nearl...
26 Oct 20182,600 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 33
SICILY. Katane. Circa 461-450 BC. Litra (Silver, 12 mm, 0.79 g, 5 h). Balding head of Silenos to left, with an animal ear and a long beard. Rev. ΚΑΤ-ΑΝΕ around winged thunderbolt. Boehringer, Kataneische Series I, Li 2. Jameson 536 (same dies). Rizzo pl. IX, 16. Of splendid late archaic-early classical style, and with an attractive grey patina. Extremely fine. From the Vineyard Collection, ex Numismatica Ars Classica 18, 29 March 2000, 77. The head of Silenos on this coin must have been made...
26 Oct 20181,300 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 35
SICILY. Katane. Circa 430-415/3 BC. Litra (Silver, 11 mm, 0.86 g, 3 h). Bald and bearded head of Silenos to right. Rev. KATAN-AIΩN Winged thunderbolt flanked by two shields. Boehringer, Kataneische Series III, Li 5. Rizzo pl. XIV 19 var. SNG ANS 1264. SNG Lloyd 911. Beautifully toned and of fine Classical style. Some uncleaned deposits on the reverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine. From the Vineyard Collection, ex Elsen 56, 18 December 1998, 98 and Leu 71, 24 October 1997, 52. Estimate: 5...
26 Oct 2018400 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 38
SICILY. Messana. Circa 445-439 BC. Litra (Silver, 13 mm, 0.75 g, 11 h). Hare springing to right; below, ivy branch. Rev. MEΣ within olive wreath with ties to left. Caltabiano 408.2 (D17/R18, this coin). SNG ANS 351 var. Somewhat lightly struck and with grey toning. Good very fine. From the Vineyard Collection and that of A. Moretti, Leu 79, 31 October 2000, 379 and from the collection of Conte A. Magnaguti, I, Santamaria, 12 October 1949, 308. Estimate: 325 CHF...
26 Oct 2018500 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 42
SICILY. Naxos. Circa 461-430 BC. Litra (Silver, 11.5 mm, 0.72 g, 1 h). Head of bearded Dionysos to right, wearing ivy wreath. Rev. NAXI (retrograde) Grape bunch within an ivy wreath. Cahn 73.3 (V53/R61) (this coin), the obverse illustrated on pl IV. Toned. Struck from a slightly worn obverse die, otherwise, very fine. From the Vineyard Collection, ex Leu 71, 24 October 1997, 60; and in a private collection in Basel, Switzerland, prior to 1944. Estimate: 450 CHF...
26 Oct 2018400 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 44
SICILY. Naxos. Circa 420-403 BC. Litra (Silver, 11 mm, 0.75 g, 11 h), signed by the engraver Prokles on the obverse. ΝΑΧΙΩΝ Head of youthful Dionysos to left, wearing ivy wreath; below, barely visible here, tiny Π. Rev. Vine branch with bunch of grapes. Cahn 135 (V83/R110, same dies). SNG ANS 529. SNG Lloyd 1161. Rare. A lovely, sharp, toned coin of excellent Classical style. Nearly extremely fine. From the Vineyard Collection, ex G. Hirsch Nachf. 218, 28-30 November 2001, 72 and New York Sal...
26 Oct 20181,500 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 57
SICILY. Syracuse. Agathokles, 317-289 BC. Dekadrachm or 50 Litrai (Electrum, 15 mm, 3.60 g, 10 h), c. 310-300. Laureate head of Apollo to left; behind, amphora. Rev. ΣYPAK-OΣIΩN Tripod. BAR Issue 10. BMC 263 (same dies). HGC 2, 1294. Jenkins Group B (O4/R1). SNG ANS 621. Excellent early Hellenistic style. Some surface imperfections, and with a die break on the reverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine. From the Vineyard Collection, ex Münzen & Medaillen (DE) I, 16-17 September 1997, 63. Est...
26 Oct 2018960 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 58
SICILY. Syracuse. Philistis, wife of Hieron II, 275-215 BC. 16 Litrai (Silver, 26 mm, 13.57 g, 1 h), 218/7-214. Diademed and veiled bust of Philistis to left; behind, long torch. Rev. ΒΑΣΙΛΙΣΣΑΣ / [ΦΙΛΙΣΤΙΔΟΣ] Nike driving quadriga galloping to right; below horses, Ε. Burnett, Enna 48 (same dies). CCO 36 (D11/R19). SNG ANS 886-7 (same obverse die). SNG Copenhagen 823 (same reverse die). A lovely example, with a fine portrait, an especially lively reverse, and beautiful surfaces. Reverse struc...
26 Oct 20185,500 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 59
SICILY. Syracuse. Gelon, son of Hieron II, 275-215 BC. 4 Litrai (Silver, 16 mm, 3.44 g, 12 h), c. 240. Diademed head of Gelon to left. Rev. ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣIOI ΓΕΛΩΝΟΣ Eagle with closed wings standing to right on a thunderbolt; to left, E; to right, BA. BMC 534. SNG ANS 898 (same reverse die); SNG Lockett 1020. Giesecke pl. 25, 12 (same dies). Rare. An unusually fine, toned and attractive example with an elegant portrait of fine Hellenistic style. Extremely fine. From a Swiss collection, ex Bank Leu 4...
26 Oct 20183,000 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 60
SICILY. Syracuse. Hieronymos, 215-214 BC. 10 litrai (Silver, 23 mm, 8.48 g, 3 h). Diademed head of Hieronymos to left. Rev. BAΣIΛEΩΣ IEPΩNYMOY Winged thunderbolt; above, ΦΙ. De Luynes 1386 (same dies). Holloway 33. A very attractive, sharply struck, toned coin. Good extremely fine. Ex Triton XVII, 7 January 2014, 80, and Numismatica Genevensis VII, 27 November 2012, 157. Estimate: 3250 CHF...
26 Oct 20183,200 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 61
SICILY. Syracuse. Fifth Democracy, 214-212 BC. 8 Litrai (Silver, 22 mm, 6.79 g, 8 h). Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Corinthian helmet, pendant earring, pearl necklace and aegis; behind her head, monogram of ΑΓ. Rev. ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ Thunderbolt; below, Σ Ω. Burnett, Enna 87 (dies 5/16). SNG ANS 1044. Very attractive, well-struck and nicely toned. Tiny flan crack on the reverse, otherwise, good extremely fine. From a Swiss collection, ex Gorny & Mosch 203, 5 March 2012, 83. Estimate: 25...
26 Oct 20182,000 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 62
SICILY. Syracuse. Fifth Democracy, 214-212 BC. (Silver, 23 mm, 10.28 g, 2 h), 12 Litrai. Head of Athena to left, wearing crested Corinthian helmet with serpent on the bowl, pendant earring and pearl necklace. Rev. ΣΥΡΑΚΟΣΙΩΝ Artemis, wearing hunting dress, standing left, drawing her bow; at her feet, hunting dog leaping to left; in field to left, ΞΑ. Burnett, Enna 24. SNG ANS 1040. Nicely toned and well-centered. Extremely fine. From a Swiss collection, ex Gorny & Mosch 207, 15 October 2012,...
26 Oct 20182,600 CHF
Nomos AG - Auction 17, Lot 64
SICILY. Tauromenion. Circa 275-216/2 BC. Litra (Silver, 10 mm, 0.83 g, 9 h). Bucranium. Rev. TAY-P•M Bunch of grapes. SNG ANS 1124. SNG Copenhagen 933. SNG Lockett 1029 (same dies). Uncleaned with a grey patina as found, well-struck and sharp. Extremely fine. From the Vineyard Collection, ex Waddell FPL 71, July 1997, 50. Estimate: 500 CHF...
26 Oct 20183,200 CHF
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Roma Numismatics Ltd - E-Live Auction 3, Lot 41
Sicily, Abakainon AR Litra. Circa 430-420 BC. Laureate and bearded head right / Boar standing right, acorn before; ABAKA-INI around. Bertino 13-14; Campana CNAI PN 95, 10b; HGC 2, 10. 0.61g, 14mm, 11h. Very Fine; edge chip, areas of flatness. Estimate: 200 GBP...
25 Oct 2018Unsold 
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