Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 562Auction date: 15 May 2024
Lot number: 922

Price realized: 150 USD   (Approx. 139 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ANCIENT THEMES. Artemisia of Halikarnassos. Died 350 BC. Cast Æ Medallion (38mm, 18.79 g, 6h). Paduan type. After Giovanni da Cavino, 1500-1570. Later cast. APTEMIΣIAΣ · BA ΣIΛIΣΣA ·, veiled and draped bust left / Façade of the Mausoleum at Halikarnassos; MAYΣΩΛEION in exergue. Johnson & Martini 1222-5. Brown patina, a few marks and casting flaws. Good Fine. A mid-low quality cast.


Estimate: 100 USD

Match 1:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 561Auction date: 1 May 2024
Lot number: 927

Price realized: 250 USD   (Approx. 234 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ANCIENT THEMES. Artemisia of Halikarnassos. Died 350 BC. Cast Æ "Medallion" (38mm, 35.54 g, 12h). Paduan type. Low quality cast after Giovanni da Cavino, 1500-1570. APTEMIΣIAΣ · BA ΣIΛIΣΣA ·, veiled and draped bust left / Façade of the Mausoleum at Halikarnassos; MAYΣΩΛEION in exergue. Johnson & Martini 1222-5. Reddish-brown surfaces, porosity, smoothing. VF.


Estimate: 100 USD

Match 2:
Classical Numismatic Group > Auction 126Auction date: 28 May 2024
Lot number: 1148

Price realized: 450 USD   (Approx. 414 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ANCIENT THEMES. Antonia Minor. Augusta, AD 37 and 41. Æ "Dupondius" (29mm, 14.91 g, 6h). Paduan type. By Giovanni da Cavino(?) (1500-1570). ANTONIA AVGVSTA, draped bust right / TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP, Claudius standing left, holding simpulum; S C flanking. Edge stamped XXI. Johnson & Martini 1645; Klawans 3. Brown surfaces, scattered marks. VF. A well made and challenging Paduan imitation that is frequently misidentified as an original ancient issue.


Estimate: 750 USD

Match 3:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 556Auction date: 21 February 2024
Lot number: 895

Price realized: 140 USD   (Approx. 130 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ANCIENT THEMES. Faustina Junior. Augusta, AD 147-175. Cast Æ "Medallion" (37mm, 39.65 g, 6h). Paduan type. Mid quality cast after Giovanni da Cavino (1500-1570). FAVSTINA · AVG · ANTONINI · AVG · PII · FIL ·, draped bust right, wearing hair bound up and tied with fillet / Faustina standing left with child standing behind, sacrificing over lighted altar; to left before altar, attendant standing left, holding simpulum; behind on either side, two female attendants; in background, statue of Neptune standing right with left foot on globe, holding trident and dolphin within hexastyle belvedere, of which four columns are visible; S C in exergue. Johnson & Martini 1729-38; cf. Klawans 2. Brown surfaces, minor smoothing in fields. As made. Mid quality cast.

From the Wayne Scheible Collection.


Estimate: 150 USD

Match 4:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 561Auction date: 1 May 2024
Lot number: 940

Price realized: Unsold
Lot description:


ANCIENT THEMES. Faustina Junior. Augusta, AD 147-175. Cast Æ "Medallion" (36mm, 38.16 g, 6h). Paduan type. Mid quality cast after Giovanni da Cavino (1500-1570). FAVSTINA · AVG · ANTONINI · AVG · PII · FIL ·, draped bust right, wearing hair bound up and tied with fillet / Faustina standing left with child standing behind, sacrificing over lighted altar; to left before altar, attendant standing left, holding simpulum; behind on either side, two female attendants; in background, statue of Neptune standing right with left foot on globe, holding trident and dolphin within hexastyle belvedere, of which four columns are visible; S C in exergue. Johnson & Martini 1729-38. Attractive heavy green and dark brown surfaces. Near VF.

From the Cabinet of Dr. Arnold R. Saslow.


Estimate: 100 USD

Match 5:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 565Auction date: 3 July 2024
Lot number: 875

Price realized: 90 USD   (Approx. 84 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


ANCIENT THEMES. Antonia. Augusta, AD 37 and 41. Cast Æ "Dupondius" (29mm, 15.59 g, 6h). Paduan type. Later cast after Giovanni da Cavino, 1500-1570. ANTONIA AVGVSTA, draped bust right / TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP, S C across field, Claudius standing left, holding simpulum. Johnson & Martini 1645. Brown surfaces, green encrustation in devices, areas of minor smoothing, edge stamped XXI. VF. Medium cast.

From the Cabinet of Dr. Arnold R. Saslow.


Estimate: 150 USD