ANCIENT GREEK COINS

10266. SPAIN, CASTULO, 1st c. BC. AE Semis, Burgos 562. 2nd Century BC. Laureate male head to the right. / Bull standing right. Weight: 13.00 gm. diameter: 24 mm. Significantly better than photo, especially the obverse head. Nice contrasting patina.

$165.



9375. LUCANIA, METAPONTUM. AR Obol, Noe 365.1. Hd. Herakles r./Grainear. VF. Scarce.

$150.



4944. SICILY, KEPHALOIDION. 305-280 B.C. Calciati, vol I, pag. 371, n∞3., AE12x16. Hd. Heracles in lionskin r./Pegasos r. VF. Rare. Provenance: The Thomas Virzi collection, 1907.

$150.



4933. SICILY, MAMERTINI, 200-35 BC. AE22 Tetras. Laureate head of Apollo right; tripod behind / Nike standing left, holding wreath and palm; three vertical rods to left. CNS 46; SNG ANS 455-5 var. (plectrum behind head). VF. Rare. Provenance: The Thomas Virzi collection, 1907.

$150.



8910. SICILY, SYRACUSE, 344-336 BC. AE Litra, Sear 1189. Hd Athena l./Starfish, 2 dolphins. AVF. Nice patina.

$250.



4057. SICILY, SYRACUSE, UNDER ROMAN RULE, after 212 BC. AE23, Copenhagen 900. Hd. Zeus laur. l./Biga driven by Nike r., crescent above. VF. Rare. Provenance: The Thomas Virzi collection, 1907.

$250.



4058. SICILY, SYRACUSE, UNDER ROMAN RULE, after 212 BC. AE15, Copenhagen 913. Hd. Persephone r./SURAKOSION within barley wreath. VF. Rare. Provenance: The Thomas Virzi collection, 1907.

$150.



ARGOLIS

6542. ARGOLIS, ARGOS AE13. Large A/Eight pointed star. VF+. Very rare. Provenance: Ex BCD Collection.

$150.



10455. ARGOLIS, ARGOS AE11. Wolf's head left. Reverse: Large A, helmet facing left. VF. Rare. Ex BCD collection.

$150.



9386. MACEDON, SKIONE, 480-424 BC. AR Tetrobol, Born 1528, Sear_. Young male hd. of hero r./Human eye within incuse. VF. Rare.

$150.



10581. MEGARIS, MEGARA, 270-250 BC. AE12, 1.55 gm. Kroll-Walker 217. MEGA above prow. Reverse: Tripod with dolphins beside it. VF. Ex BCD collection.

$150.



10584. MEGARIS, MEGARA, 307-243 BC. AE13, BMC PlXXI, 9. Laureate head of Apollo right. Reverse: MEG within laurel wreath. VF. Ex BCD collection.

$150.



10586. MEGARIS, MEGARA, after 146 BC. AE14. Laureate head right. Reverse: M tripod E. VF. BMC Attica Pl XXI, 16. Ex BCD collection.

$150.



10587. MEGARIS, MEGARA, 307-243 BC. AE14, 2.70 gm. BMC 30 variant (unpublished). Prow with MEG below. Reverse: dolphins either side of tripod. VF. Ex BCD collection.

$150.



4963. THRACE, LYSIMACHIA, c. 309-220 BC. AE15. Lindgren 873 var (legend arrangement). Lion head right. Reverse: ΛYΣI above and below grain ear. Good VF. Very rare and likely one of the best examples known. Provenance: The Thomas Virzi collection.

$150.



10343. CARIA, MYLASA, EUPOLEMOS, Strategos . 295-280 BC. AE 16mm. Three overlapping Macedonian shields, the outer two with spearheads in the center / EUPO-LEMOU, sword in a sheath; labrys left. SNG Helsinki 223-224; SNG Copenhagen -; BMC Caria pg. 128, 1-3; SNG von Aulock -; Laffaille -. Good VF.

$150.



7712. CILICIA, TARSOS, MAZALOS Satrap, ca. 361-334 BC. AR Stater, 22 mm, 10.54 g. Sear 5649. Baal of Tarsos std. l./Lion on stag. EF. test cut above lion. Obverse much better than photo.

$450.



10337. LYCIA, PHASELIS, 4th-3rd century BC. AE16, 4.42 g. Prow of galley right. Stern of galley right. ΦAΣ above, dolphin in left field. Cop 123v, Von Aulock 4429v. VF. Nice example. Scarce. VF.

$125.



THE HERO SOLYMOS

10333. PISIDIA, TERMESSOS MAJOR. AE23, Copenhagen 341v. Helmeted portrait bust of the hero Solymos left. Reverse: Solymos seated left. Near VF. Very rare.

$125.



9367. JUDAEA, PONTIUS PILATE, 26-36 AD. Lepton, GIC 5622. Three barley ears tied together/Simpulum. VF. Excellent example of this coin struck under the authority of the Roman Procurator who condemned Jesus to the cross.

$175.



11255. CHOICE PERSIA, ACHAEMENID KINGS. 375-340 BC, Siglos, 15 mm, 5.52 g. Obv: Kneeling running king with bow and dagger, Rx: Irregular incuse. Good VF. Well centered on flan. Much better than usual example.

$250.



11350. SELEUKID KINGS OF SYRIA, ANTIOCHOS HIERAX, 246-227 BC. AR Tetradrachm (29mm, 16.79 g). Diademed head right / Apollo Delphios seated left on omphlos; monograms in outer fields. SC 379.5a; HGC 9, 128g. VF, lightly toned. A scarcer Seleukid ruler.

$350.