Ancient, British and World Coins, Tokens and Histo... (12 June 1998)

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Date of the auction: 12.06.1998

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Judaea, Herod The Great, 37-4BC, Æ 25, Tripod, around in Greek “King Herod”; reverse head-dress surmounted by Star, between two palm branches (S 5523; Meshorer 37). Good fine (£80-100

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Ancient India, Kushan Kings (c. 2nd Century AD), bronze coins (120), many Kunishka and later. Fair to fine (£60-80

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Ancient India, Kushan Kings (c. 2nd Century AD), bronze coins (110), many Kunishka and later. Fair to fine (£60-80

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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As, 208 BC, South East Italian Mint, Janiform head, reverse prow right, above, club (Cr 89/3; BMC 312). Scarce, good fine/fine (£70-80

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £70 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Cn Egnatius. Cn. f Cn. N. Maxsumus 75 BC., Denarius, bust of Cupid right, reverse Jupiter and Liberty within di-style temple (Cr 391/2; RSC 3). Very rare, good fine (£50-70

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £50 - £70

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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C. Mamilius, 82 BC, Denarius, bust of Mercury right, reverse Ulysses walking right with his dog (Cr 362/1; RSC 6); F. Cornelius Sulla, 56 BC, Denarius, head of Venus right, reverse three military trophies (Cr 426/3; RSC 63) [2]. Very fine (£80-100

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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M. Cipius, M.F. 115 BC, Denarius, Roma head right, reverse Victory in biga right, below, rudder (Cr 289/1, RSC 1). Good very fine (£40-50

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £40 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Augustus (27BC - AD 14), Denarius, Lugdunum, laureate bust right, reverse Caius and Lucius Caesars standing, each with clupeus and hasta pura, 3.71gm (RIC 207; BMC 533; C 42; S 456). About very fine (£60-80

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £60 - £80

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Augustus, Quinarius, North Peloponnesian Mint, c. 21 BC, head right, reverse Victory standing left on prow (RIC 474; BMC 670), Rare, fine (£50-60

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £50 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Claudius, 41-54, Sestertius, reverse spes avgvsta s.c. Spes walking left (RIC 99). Black patina, very fine (£150-200

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Nero, 54-68, Denarius, bare head right, reverse pontif max tr p vii cos iiii pp around oak wreath enclosing ex s.c. (RIC 20). Very rare, edge smoothed for mounting, good fine to very fine (£80-100

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Antoninus Pius, 138-161, Dupondius, reverse libertas cos iiii s. c., Libertas standing left (RIC 920; S 1283v). Green patina, good very fine (£50-60

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £50 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Faustina i, Commemorative As, reverse aeternaitas s.c. Providentia standing left (RIC 1163A). Scarce, very fine (£30-40

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £30 - £40

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Septimius Severus, 193-211, Denarius, reverse leg ii ital tr. p. cos. legionary eagle between two standards (RIC 6; RSC 261). Scarce, very fine/good very fine (£50-60

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £50 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Septimius Severus, As, reverse pm. tr. p. xvii cos iii. p.p. s.c. Roma seated right; in front, captive kneeling left (RIC 791; C 532). Scarce, green patina, good fine (£50-60

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £50 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Caracalla, 198-217, Denarius, reverse profectio avg, Emperor standing right, behind, two standards (RIC 225; C 508). Scarce, good very fine (£45-55

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £45 - £55

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Elagabalus, 218-222, Denarius, reverse p. m. tr. p. v. cos iii. p. p. Emperor sacrificing left over altar (RIC 52; RSC 213). Scarce, extremely fine (£40-50

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £40 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Severus Alexander, 222-235, Denarius, reverse p.m. tr. p. cos p. p. Salus seated left (RIC 14; RSC 218A). About extremely fine (£40-50

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £40 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Severus Alexander, Sestertius, reverse liberalitas avgvsti iii s. c. Emperor seated left on podium; behind him, lictor, in front Liberalitas standing left (RIC 575). Scarce, good fine (£30-40

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £30 - £40

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Marius, 268, Antoninianus, Cologne, reverse sael felicitas, Felicitas standing left (RIC 10; S 3155). Scarce, very fine (£50-60

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £50 - £60

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Maximinus i, 235-238 Denarius, reverse fides militvm Fides standing left (RIC 18A; RSC 9). Good very fine (£35-45

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £35 - £45

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Pupienus (238), Sestertius, reverse liberalitas avgvstorvm s.c. liberalitas standing left holding abacus & cornucopia (RIC 14; Cohen 15). Scarce, green patina, good fine (£120-150

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £120 - £150

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Galerius, Caesar 293-305, Follis, Carthage, felix advent avgg n n, Africa standing facing, head left, at foot, lion and bull (RIC 26B). Extremely fine (£45-50

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £45 - £50

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Vetranio, 350, Æ 2, Siscia, reverse hoc signo victor eris, Emperor standing left being crowned by Victory standing behind (RIC 285; S 4042). Scarce, brown patina, good very fine (£100-120

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Julian ii, 360-363, Æ 1, Antioch, reverse secvritas reipvb, bull standing right (RIC 216). Green patina, about good very fine (£80-100

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Julian ii, Æ 1, Constantinople, armoured bust right, reverse vot x mvlt xx in four lines within wreath (RIC 167). Scarce, black patina, good very fine (£25-35

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £25 - £35

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Jovian, 363-364, Æ 3, Alexandria, reverse vot v within wreath (RIC 92). Scarce, good very fine (£25-35

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £25 - £35

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Valentinian i, 364-375, Æ 1, Constantinople, reverse resitvtor reipvblicae, Emperor standing holding Victory and standard (RIC 15/4). Extremely rare, good fine (£100-120

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £100 - £120

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Valens, 364-378, Siliqua, Rome, reverse, vrbs roma, Roma seated left (RIC 11b). Good very fine (£35-45

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £35 - £45

Date: 12 Jun 1998

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Justinian i, 527-565, Siliqua, Constantinople, reverse vot mvlt mti in three lines within wreath (S 157; DO 27). Good very fine, rare (£80-100

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £80 - £100

Date: 12 Jun 1998