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Uncertain (BC 480-450) Hemidrachm11 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.5g, 13mm). Sphinx facing right / Head of goat facing left in incuse square. Dec 28, 2016
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Dardanos (BC 500) Obol10 viewsca 500 BC. AR Obol (0.71g, 8mm). Head of cock right / Quadripartite incuse square. Unpublished in the standard references. Good VF, minor porosity.
Dec 28, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 520-480) Obol12 viewsca 600-550 BC. AR Obol (1.10g, 11mm). Tunny left, lotus flower below / Quadripartite incuse square. Very rare, very fine.Dec 28, 2016
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Assos (BC 450-420) Hemidrachm10 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemidrachm (1.57g, 10mm). Griffin leaping right / Head of roaring lion right in incuse square. Nearly very fine.Dec 28, 2016
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Uncertain (BC 480-450) Obol10 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Obol (0.81g, 8mm). Head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin / Helmeted male head right within pelleted linear border; all within incuse square. Extremely rare, very fine.Dec 28, 2016
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Dardanos (BC 350) AE 1512 views4th century BC. AE15 (3.78g). Warrior on horse riding right / Cock standing left, head lowered in attitude of attack; above ΔAP, below female head facing left. Good very fine.Dec 27, 2016
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Dardanos (BC 450-400) Obol3 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Obol (0.7g, 8mm). Standing rooster facing right / Panther head facing within dotted circle incuse. Dec 27, 2016
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Dardanos (BC 470-440) Hemiobol10 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.46g, 8mm). Rooster facing right, head lowered, standing on branch / Confronted heads (of bulls?) forming facing head (of lion or panther?) in incuse. Extremely rare, very fine. Apparently unpublished.Dec 27, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 600-550) EL 1/6 Stater1 viewsca 600-550 BC. EL Hekte - 1/6 Stater (2.67g, 10mm). Two tunny heads back-to-back; below, tunny left / Quadripartite incuse square.Dec 27, 2016
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Side (AD 81-96) AE 24 - Domitian15 viewsDomitian, 81-96 AD. AE24 (8.59g 12h). ΔOMITIANOC KAICAP ΓEPMANIKO(C), Laureate head right / CIΔHTΩN, Apollon Sidetes standing left, holding patera and scepter; to left olive branch and pomegranate. VF, dark patina. Tricarico coll.Dec 19, 2016
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Gordos-Iulia (AD 81-96) AE 20 - Domitia (wife of Domitian)10 viewsDomitia, 81-96 AD. AE20 (3.39g 12h). ΔOMITIA CEBACTH, draped bust right / IOYLIΩN ΓOPDHNΩN / MПP (in exergue), Zeus seated left, holding eagle and scepter. Very rare, aVF. Ex Stefanelli Coll.; Tricarico coll.Dec 19, 2016
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Eikonion (AD 69-79) AE 19 - Titus22 viewsTitus, as Caesar, 69-79 AD. AE19 (5.58g, 6h). T CAES IMP PONT, Laureate head of Titus right / COL / E - Q / ICONIEN, Star between two military standards. VF, dark brown patina, very rare. Tricarico Coll.Dec 12, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 477-388) B70 - EL 1/6 Stater20 viewsca 478-387 BC. EL Hekte (2.58g, 10mm). Head of young male left, wearing Silenos mask on top of his head; to right, small seal downward / Quadripartite incuse. Toned, nEF. Ex Naughton Coll.; Ex Nomos, Winter-Spring (1/2004), item 28; Carr coll.

The cataloguer notes: “This extraordinary obverse shows a young satyr who has just performed a satyr dance disguised as Silenus, an old satyr. He is clearly not a human dancer since he has an inner ear of his own. We know the dance has finished since he has raised his Silenus mask, which is of a bearded and bald satyr and placed on top of his head. (See SNR 52 pp.44-45 for additional information).”
Dec 06, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 500-450) EL 1/6 Stater19 viewsca 500-450 BC. EL Hekte (2.71g, 12mm). Nude male kneeling left, holding tunny by its tail, left hand closed fist; dotted hair turned up at back. / Quadripartite incuse square. Rare, known for stater and hemihecte. Ex CNG 85 (9/2010), lot 839, Koppersmith Coll. Carr coll.Dec 06, 2016
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Teos (BC 400) Diobol12 viewsca 400 BC. AR Diobol (0.99g, 11.5mm). Apollodoros, magistrate. Griffin seated right, left forepaw raised / AΠOΛΛΟ/ ΔΩPOΣ within quadripartite square of mill-sail pattern. VF.Dec 06, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 520-480) Hemiobol20 viewsca 600-550 BC. AR Obol (9mm, 0.7g). Tunny right, holding lotus flower in mouth curving below / Quadripartite incuse square. Dec 05, 2016
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Tlos (BC 400-380) Hemiobol8 views4th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.25g, 7.3mm, 8h). Head of Apollo facing slightly left / Lion sitting left. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, toned, granular surfaces. Extremely rare. Ex Cederlind; Ex Peus 413 (10/2014), lot 102.Dec 05, 2016
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Abydos (BC 175-70) Trihemiobol8 viewsca 80-70 BC. AR Obol (0.88g, 11mm, 11h). Laureate head of Artemis right / ABY, eagle standing right on uncertain object (arrow?); uncertain symbol in right field. VF, toned with patches of find patina, a few light scratches. Extremely rare, unpublished fraction. Ex Cederlind.Dec 05, 2016
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Kilbianoi-Nikaia (AD 139-161) AE 30 - Marcus Aurelius16 viewsMarcus Aurelius, as Caesar, 139-161 AD. AE30 (15.99g). Conventus of Ephesus. A KAIC AVPHΛIOC, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust right / KIΛBIANΩN TΩN ΠЄPI NЄIKAIAN. Cybele seated left, holding patera, resting arm on tympanum. Very rare. Brown patina. VF.Dec 05, 2016
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Kyme (BC 350-250) AE 911 views3rd century BC. AE9 (0.7g). Forepart of horse left, KY below / Stellate floral pattern.Dec 03, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 600-550) EL Stater35 viewsCirca 600-550 BC. EL Stater (16.18g, 18.5mm). Two tunny heads back-to-back; below, tunny left / Quadripartite incuse square. Near VF. Well centered. Extremely rare. LVL Coll.Dec 03, 2016
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Gargara (BC 440-400) Hemiobol6 viewsca 450-400 BC. AR Hemiobol (0.27g, 6mm, 12h). Bare male head right / One handled jug; Γ-A-P around; all within incuse square. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, lightly toned, some porosity. Very rare.Dec 03, 2016
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Tlos (BC 400-380) Hemiobol4 viewsca 400-380 BC. AR Hemiobol (0.32g, 8mm). Facing lion's scalp / Panther sitting right, head facing, left paw raised; within dotted circle incuse. Dec 03, 2016
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Kyme (BC 460-400) Trihemiobol16 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Trihemiobol (1.33g, 10mm). Head of eagle left, KY to left / Granulated "mill-sail" incuse square. aEF. Apparently unpublished.Dec 03, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 412-378) EL Hekte - B65 var.52 viewsca 412-378 BC. EL Hekte (2.59g, 10mm, 7h). Bearded head of Ares right, wearing crested Attic helmet / Head of Amazon right, her hair drawn up and tied, in linear border within incuse square. gVF. Carr coll.

This emission is a variation of Bodenstedt 65. The reverse usually shows Amazon wearing an ornate helmet with the forepart of a griffin. This coin shows the Amazon without a helmet and her hair drawn up and tied. Bodenstedt does describe this variation for which he records 5 examples from a single die. At auction, only 5 other examples have appeared, thus this appears to be only the 11th example known. The obverse is from a die unrecorded by Bodenstedt and unknown from the examples from auctions.
1 commentsNov 10, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 387-326) B110 - EL 1/6 Stater42 viewsca 387-326 BC. EL Hekte (2.54g, 10mm). Head of Nymph facing left wearing taenia and earring; below, seal left / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Carr coll.

Very rare with Bodenstedt noting just 2 examples and only an additional 3 examples appearing in auctions before this sale. Unknown obverse die.
Oct 10, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 500-450) EL 1/6 Stater50 viewsca 500-450 BC. EL Hekte (2.73g, 11mm). Ketos left; tunny above / Quadripartite incuse square. VF, rare, minting problems.Oct 09, 2016
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Lykia Uncertain (BC 440-390) Hemiobol20 views5th-4th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.33g, 8mm). Helmeted head right / Two dolphins swimming in opposite directions, one above the other, within a dotted circular border.Oct 09, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 550-510) Hemiobol22 viewsca 550 BC. AR Hemiobol (0.46g, 7mm). Head of lion right, holding tunny in mouth / Irregular incuse punch.

Most probably Kyzikos - the image reminds of the early obols of Kyzikos which depict a tunny with fish in its mouth. The lion is not unknown on later coins from Kyzikos and is mostly combined with a tunny - but no other piece shows a lion holding a fish in its mouth. The drawing of the lion differs very much from these later illustrations. It may be suggested that this coin can be dated at the beginning of the coinage of Kyzikos.
Oct 09, 2016
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Lampsakos (BC 500-450) EL 1/6 Stater (or Tetrobol?) 42 viewsca 500-450 BC. EL Hekte (or AR Tetrobol?) (2.31g, 10mm). Forepart of Pegasos right / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Carr coll.

Very rare and catalogued as pale electrum giving the appearance of being a silver coin. There is some substantial debate surrounding these issues. While a rare coin, there are examples of both the left and right facing Pegasos types in what is both clearly EL and what appears to be solely silver. Would the ancients accept a coin that did not have a strong yellowish tint as true EL? The original description by J.P. Six as EL is followed by CNG (see CNG 94, lot 459) and Roma (this coin). The weight is consistent with a Hekte.
Oct 01, 2016
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 600-550) Griffin - EL 1/6134 viewsca 600-550 BC. EL Hekte – Sixth Stater (10.5mm, 2.34g). Lydo-Milesian standard. Head of lion(?) left, pellet (sun?) on forehead / Two incuse squares with irregular lines within. Good VF. Very rare.1 commentsSep 24, 2016
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(BC 400-350) Uncertain Satrap - Tetartemorion100 viewsEarly-mid 4th cenutry BC. AR Tetartemorion(?) (6mm, 0.21g). Mylasa mint(?). Head of the Persian Great King left / Stellate pattern of Milesian style. Unpublished in the standard references. VF, porous. Extremely rare.

It is unlikely that this coin was part of a Persian-related issue at Miletos. In the early 4th century, however, the Milesian stellate pattern reverse was revived in the fractional coinage of the Hekatomnid satraps of Caria that were struck at Mylasa. These coins used the Milesian weight standard, which is likely the reason for their revival of that particular stellate type. There are a variety of issues from Caria during the Persian period that used Persian iconography, so it is likely that this coin belongs among these issues, and perhaps was struck under the Hekatomnids at Mylasa.
Sep 24, 2016
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Myriandros (BC 361-334) Obol - Mazaios42 viewsMazaios, Satrap of Cilicia, 361/0-334 BC. AR Obol (0.69g, 12mm). Crowned and bearded figure (king of Persia?) seated right on throne, holding lotus flower and lotus-tipped scepter / Lion standing left; Aramaic letter above. gVF.Sep 24, 2016
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Uncertain (BC 460-400) eagle - Tetartemorion22 views4th century BC. AR Fraction (6.5mm, 0.20g, 12h). Head right, wearing bashlyk / Eagle standing left; uncertain inscription to left; all in dotted square in incuse square. Unpublished. VF, a couple trace deposits, faint cleaning marks on reverse.Sep 24, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 477-388) B- - EL 1/6 Stater74 viewsca 478-387 BC. EL Hekte (2.51g, 9mm). Laureate head of Zeus left, small seal upwards to right / Quadripartite incuse. Toned, gVF. Carr coll.

This is unlisted in Bodenstedt, but cf. Em. 76 describes 2 examples of a similar portrait without laurel wreath. Two other examples are known from auctions – Roma III, lot 209 and Roma XI, lot 321, both same dies.
Sep 16, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 521-478) Hemihekte - B-82 viewsca 530-522 BC. EL Hemihekte (1.25g, 9.4mm). Forepart of winged boar, right / Incuse head of man-headed bull / river god, left. Obverse struck from rusty die, otherwise gVF. Carr coll.

The cataloguer at CNG described this coin as “Unpublished. Unique, and this issue is unknown in any other denomination.” A fascinating and important coin, as it confirms that a fraction, in addition to Hekte, was issued by Mytilene. Bodenstedt suggested a series of fractional emissions could be attributed to Mytilene - these have a calf head facing right on the obverse and incuse square on the reverse. This attribution is disputed by many scholars (see Coin ID #12959). In this context, this new fraction is of significant interest.
Sep 15, 2016
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Autophradates (BC 380-355) AE 1149 viewsAutophradates, Satrap of Lydia (392-388 BC), and Ionia and Lydia (380-355 BC). AE11 (1.02g). Head right, wearing satrapal headdress / OΛ, grain ear and monoskelis. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Uncertain (BC 460-400) eagle - Tetartemorion28 views4th century BC. AR Fraction (1/32 Siglos?) (0.14g, 7mm). Male head right, wearing bashlyk / Eagle standing left within pelleted linear border; all within incuse square. gVF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Uncertain Satrap (BC 4th cent) - owl28 views4th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.16g, 5mm). Persian king in kneeling-running stance right, holding dagger and bow, quiver over shoulder / Owl standing right, head facing; all within incuse square. VF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Uncertain (BC 4th cent) Persian King 1 - Hemiobol19 views4th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.31g, 6mm). Persian king or hero standing right, fighting griffin (or winged lion) standing left on hind legs; all within incuse square / Forepart of lion left, head facing. gVF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Tarsos (BC 400-387) Hemiobol9 viewsca 350 BC. AR Obol (0.35g, 7mm). Forepart of horse left / Griffin advancing left. gVF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Adada (BC 100-0) AE 1315 views1st century BC. AE13 (2.02g). Facing garlanded boukranion; star above / A-Δ-A, triskeles. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Xanthos (BC 425-400) Diobol - Kherei10 viewsKherei, Dynast, ca 440/30-410 BC. AR Diobol (1.23g, 13mm). Xanthos mint. Helmeted head of Athena right / Eagle standing left; diskeles left; all in pelleted circle within circular incuse. VF. Very rare. Sep 12, 2016
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(BC 480-440) Kuprilli - Diobol14 viewsca 470-440 BC. Kuprilli, Dynast. AR Diobol (1.11g, 12mm). Sphinx seated right / Triskeles within pelleted linear border; all within incuse square. gVF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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(BC 470-440) Uncertain Dynast - 1/8 Stater?12 viewsca 500-440 BC. AR Trihemiobol (1.15g, 10mm). Forepart of boar right / Forepart of man-headed bull right within incuse square. EF.Sep 12, 2016
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(BC 400-350) Uncertain Satrap - Tetartemorion12 viewsMylasa(?) Early-mid 4th century BC. Achaemenid Period. AR Tetartemorion (0.20g, 6mm). Head of the Persian Great King left / Stellate pattern of Milesian style within incuse square. VF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Karia Uncertain (BC 450-400) bull - Tetartemorion6 viewsca 4th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.12g, 5mm). Pellet within wreath / Head of bull left within incuse circle. VF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Lydia Uncertain (BC 5th cent) Tetartemorion49 views4th century BC. AR Tetartemorion (0.18g, 6mm). Head of ram right; uncertain legend around / Helmeted head of Athena right within incuse square. EF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Karia Uncertain (BC 400-300) Hemiobol24 views5th-4th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.41g, 7mm). Draped bust of Apollo facing slightly right / Forepart of Pegasos right. aEF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 477-388) B82 - EL 1/6 Stater27 viewsca 478-387 BC. EL Hekte (2.53g, 11mm). Head of Hermes left, wearing petasos; seal behind / Quadripartite incuse square. EF.Sep 12, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 521-478) B44 - EL 1/6 Stater48 viewsca 521-478 BC. EL Hekte (2.54g, 11mm). Helmeted head of Ares left; seal below / Quadripartite incuse square. EF. Rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 521-478) B30 - EL 1/6 Stater88 viewsca 521-478 BC. EL Hekte (2.57g, 12mm). Helmeted head left; below, small seal left / Quadripartite incuse square. EF.Sep 12, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 600-522) B13 - EL 1/24 Stater40 viewsca 625/0-522 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.66g, 7mm). Head of roaring lion left; to right, small seal upward / Incuse square punch. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Phokaia (BC 600-522) B13 - EL 1/24 Stater50 viewsca 625/0-522 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.66g, 6mm). Roaring head of lion left; to right, small seal upward / Incuse square punch. gVF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Magnesia (BC 400-350) Hemiobol?24 viewsca 400-350 BC. AR Obol (0.30g, 7mm). Janiform head / Bull butting right within incuse square. VF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Klazomenai (BC 386-301) Hemidrachm32 viewsca 380-360 BC. AR Hemidrachm (1.96g, 13mm). Pytheos, magistrate. Laureate head of Apollo facing slightly left / ΠYΘEΟΣ / KΛA, swan standing left, with wings spread. aEF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Ephesos (AD 0-100) AE 2041 views2nd century AD. AE20 - Tessera (5.25g). E - Φ / CKWΠΙ, stag crouching left, head right / ΠPOC ΠAΛYPIN KHPIΛIC WΔE, bee. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Uncertain Satrap (BC 440-380) AE 99 viewsLate 5th-mid 4th centuries BC. Achaemenid Period, uncertain Satrap. AE9 (0.91g). Bearded head of satrap right, wearing bashlyk / BA, Persian king in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear and bow; all within incuase square. gVF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 500-400) Hemiobol11 views5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.31g, 7mm). Archaic female head right, wearing helmet or close fitting cap / Stellate or floral pattern within incuse square. VF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Uncertain (BC 450-400) turtle - Hemiobol19 viewsca 5th century BC. AR Hemiobol (0.22g, 7mm). Bee flying right / Tortoise within incuse square. VF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 600-550) Griffin - EL 1/645 viewsca 600-550 BC. EL Hekte (2.31g, 11mm). Head of lion (or seal) left / Two incuse square punches. gVF.1 commentsSep 12, 2016
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 550-500) Ram - EL 1/2422 viewsca 600-550 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.56g, 8mm). Head of ram left / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 550-500) Cock - EL 1/2425 viewsca 600-550 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.65g, 8mm). Bird (cock?) standing right / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 600-550) Lion 4 - EL 1/2421 viewsca 600-550 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.59g, 8mm). Head (calf, seal or lion?) right / Incuse punch of mill-sail pattern. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Ionia Uncertain (BC 550-500) Cock - EL 1/2437 viewsca 600-550 BC. EL 1/24 Stater (0.62g, 7mm). Bird (cock?) standing left / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Extremely rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 350-250) 1/4 Stater45 viewsca 350-250 BC. AR Hemidrachm (2.77g, 14mm). Laureate head of Apollo right / M-Y/T-I, lyre within linear border. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 377-326) EL Hekte - B9241 viewsca 377-326 BC. EL Hekte (2.53g, 11mm). Bust of Maenad, hair in sphendone, right / Torch in linear square. EF.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 377-326) EL Hekte - B9149 viewsca 377-326 BC. EL Hekte (2.53g, 11mm). Veiled head of Demeter right, wearing wreath of grain ears / Filleted tripod with linear square. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 377-326) EL Hekte - B7938 viewsca 412-378 BC. EL Hekte (2.52g, 11mm). Female head right, with hair in sakkos / Kithara within linear border. gVF.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 412-378) EL Hekte - B7836 viewsca 412-378 BC. EL Hekte (2.57g, 11mm). Head of Ariadne left, hair in sakkos decorated with three grape bunches / Lion standing right, broken javelin in jaws; all within linear square. aEF.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 454-427) EL Hekte - B5118 viewsca 454-428/7 BC. EL Hekte (2.52g, 11mm). Laureate head of Apollo right / Bearded head of Silenos right within incuse square. gVF. Very rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 454-427) EL Hekte - B4916 viewsca 454-428/7 BC. EL Hekte (2.57g, 11mm). Female head right / Head of roaring lion right within incuse square. gVF. Very rare. Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 454-427) EL Hekte - B4228 viewsca 454-427 BC. EL Hekte (2.50g, 11mm). Forepart of goat right, head left / Owl standing facing, wings spread, within incuse square. EF. Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 477-455) EL Hekte - B3415 viewsca 478-455 BC. EL Hekte (2.46g, 11mm). Bearded head of Silenos facing slightly right / Incuse head of roaring lion left. VF.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 521-478) EL Hekte - B1946 viewsca 521-478 BC. EL Hekte (2.57g, 11mm). Facing gorgoneion, tongue protruding / Incuse head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin. EF.Sep 12, 2016
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Mytilene (BC 521-478) EL Hekte - B0965 viewsca 521-478 BC. EL Hekte (2.53g, 11mm). Forepart of winged lion left / Incuse head of cock left; rectangular punch to right. EF.Sep 12, 2016
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Methymna (BC 450-400) Triobol4 viewsca 450/40-406/379 BC. AR Triobol (1.51g, 11mm). Helmeted head of Athena left / M - A, head of lion facing within pelleted border; all within incuse square. gVF. Rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Methymna (BC 500-450) Diobol13 viewsca 500/480-460 BC. AR Diobol (1.48g, 12mm). Facing gorgoneion, tongue protruding / Helmeted head of Athena left in dotted square; all within incuse square. EF. Rare.Sep 12, 2016
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Parion (AD 222-235) AE 22 - Severus Alexander40 viewsSeverus Alexander, 222-235 AD. AE22 (5.64g). IMP CAEƧ L ƧEP ƧEV ALEXANDER, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right / DEO AE ƧVB, C G I H P in exergue, Asclepius seated right on throne, holding raised foreleg of bull standing left. Extremely rare.

C.G.I.H.P. = Colonia Gemella Julia Hadriana Pariana, but uniquely apparently for Parium coins, the legend on this coin is CGHIP. DEO AESC(ulapio) SVB(venienti). Reversed S's throughout.
Sep 02, 2016
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Antissa (BC 300-200) AE 1134 views4th-3rd century BC. AE11 (1.25g). Head of Herakles left, wearing lion skin / A - N, club. gVF.Sep 01, 2016
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Tenedos (BC 188-70) Drachm61 viewsca 160-70 BC. AR Drachm (3.73g, 19mm). Janiform male and female heads / TENEΔΙΩΝ, labrys; monogram and grape bunch to left, tripod to right; all within wreath. gVF. Very rare.Sep 01, 2016
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Assos (BC 450-400) Hemidrachm50 viewsca 450-400 BC. AR Triobol (1.75g, 14 mm). Helmeted head of Athena left / AΣΣΙΟN (retrograde), head of roaring lion left within incuse square. gVF. Rare.Sep 01, 2016
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Side (AD 253-268) AE 30 - Gallienus48 viewsGallienus, 253-268 AD. AE30 - 11 Assaria (16.21g, 7h). AVT KAI ΠO AI ΓAΛΛIЄNOC CЄB, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus right, supported on an eagle’s wings; [IA] (mark of value) before; countermark: Є within circular incuse / CIΔHTΩN NЄOKOPΩN, agonistic crown containing two palm fronds, set upon tripod table. gVF.Sep 01, 2016
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Assos (BC 350) Tetrobol 33 views4th-3rd century BC. AR Tetrobol (2.24g, 16mm]. Helmeted head of Athena right / AΣΣION, facing boukranion, lightning bolt to left. Very fine, some traces of cleaning.Aug 31, 2016
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Assos (BC 350) Drachm27 views4th-3rd century BC. AR Drachm (3.00g, 15 mm). Helmeted head of Athena left / AΣΣION, facing bucranium, to left grape bunch. VF.Aug 31, 2016
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Antandros (BC 400-350) Tetrobol?65 viewsLate 5th century BC. AR Tetrobol (2.70g, 14mm). Head of female (Artemis Astyrene?) right / ANTAN, goat standing right; palm tree to right; all within incuse square. gVF.Aug 31, 2016
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Antandros (BC 440-400) Drachm40 viewsLate 5th century BC. AR Drachm (3.78g, 13mm). Head of female (Artemis Astyrene?) right / ANTAN, goat standing right within incuse square. gVF.Aug 31, 2016
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Antandros (BC 400-350) Trihemiobol?23 views5th century BC. AR Diobol (0.98g, 10mm). Head of female (Artemis Astyrene?) right / ANTAN, head of lion right within incuse square. VF. Very rare.Aug 31, 2016
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Teuthrania (BC 400) AE 10 - Prokles27 viewsca 400 BC. Prokles (Satrap of Teuthrania and Halisarna. AE10 (1.00g). Head of Apollo left, wearing taenia / TEY, head of satrap right, wearing bashlyk, monogram to right. VF. Rare.Aug 31, 2016
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Lampsakos (BC 470-450) Hemiobol19 viewsca 500-450 BC. AR Hemiobol (0.49g, 9mm). Janiform head / Helmeted head of Athena left within incuse square. aEF. Rare.Aug 31, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 530-480) Obol?17 viewsca 500 BC. AR Obol (0.80g, 10mm). Two tunny fish crossed in saltire; pellet in each angle / Incuse square punch. aVF.Aug 31, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 500-450) EL 1/6 Stater63 viewsca 500-450 BC. EL Hekte (2.66g, 10mm). Winged hound or wolf crouching left, head right; below, tunny left / Quadripartite incuse square. VF.Aug 31, 2016
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Kyzikos (BC 500-450) EL 1/6 Stater115 viewsca 500-450 BC. EL Hekte (2.66g, 10mm). Prow of galley left terminating in forepart of winged hound or wolf; below, tunny left / Quadripartite incuse square. VF. Very rare. Carr coll.1 commentsAug 31, 2016
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Atarneos (BC 400) Hemiobol32 viewsca 400 BC. AR Hemiobol (0.33g, 7mm). Head right, wearing Phrygian or satrapal cap / AT, hare right within incuse circle. VF. Extremely rare.Aug 31, 2016
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Atarneos (BC 350-300) Hemidrachm18 viewsca 350-300 BC. AR Hemidrachm (1.46g, 11mm). Laureate head of Apollo right / ATAP, coiled serpent right. aVF. Very rare.Aug 30, 2016
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Tion (BC 350-300) AE 1018 viewsca 350-300 BC. AE10 (0.96g). Laureate head of Zeus left / TIANOΣ, eagle standing left. VF. Rare.Aug 30, 2016
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Tion (BC 350-300) AE 1118 viewsca 350-300 BC. AE11 (1.20g). Laureate head of Zeus left / TIANOΣ, eagle standing left. gVF. Rare.Aug 30, 2016
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Kios (BC 350-300) AV 1/6 Stater - Herodoros91 viewsca 350-300 BC. AV 1/4 Siglos (1.43g, 10mm). Herodoros, magistrate. Laureate head of Apollo right / HPO / ΔΩΡΟΣ, prow left. gVF. Extremely rare denomination.Aug 30, 2016
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Sinope (BC 375-362) Obol - Datames29 viewsDatames, ca 370-360 BC. AR Obol (0.67g, 9mm). Head of nymph Sinope right, hair in sphendone / ΔΑTA, dolphin left. VF. Rare.Aug 30, 2016
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Kalchedon (BC 240-220) Tetradrachm35 views240-220 BC. AR Tetradrachm (13.83g, 26mm). Veiled head of Demeter right, wearing grain wreath / KAΛX, Apollo seated right on omphalos, holding bow and arrow; monogram to left, ΔI to right. VF. Very rare.Aug 28, 2016
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