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Byzantine : Ancient Coins

Date Sold Category Lot Description Sale Price

Auction 157
Ancient Coins Ancient s a mixed group (10), (6) and 3rd Century (15) in mixed grades
£110

Auction 156
Ancient Coins reliquary cross mid-period 78mm x 41mm (half) Stylized Christ on cross flanked by 4 saints, these crosses in their complete state were made to contain Holy relics and/or remains, along with an 19th Century bracelet formed of s of Ancient Syracuse decas and other rare Ancient Greek pieces, an attractive item, in good condition
£130

Auction 155
Ancient Coins Constans II (641-646) Fine, ex-jewellery
£140 London Coins : A155 : Lot 442 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Constans II (641-646) Fine, ex-jewellery London Coins : A155 : Lot 442 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Constans II (641-646) Fine, ex-jewellery

Auction 155
Ancient Coins Ancients , and (36) in mixed grades
£110

Auction 154
Ancient Coins A of coins mostly but including two clipped siliqua and two bronzes. Roman bronzes of the 3rd and 4th centuries. Mixed grades and conditions. [31] Fair - G Fine
£160 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1496 : A collection of Roman coins mostly bronze but including two clipped siliqua and two Byzantine bronze... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1496 : A collection of Roman coins mostly bronze but including two clipped siliqua and two Byzantine bronze...

Auction 153
Ancient Coins Group of mixed and ancients including , and provincials and . Some larger denominations of s and a plus two gilded . Mixed grades. [23]
£360

Auction 152
Ancient Coins Mixed lot of Ancients. 1 x Ae of the Artuqids, 1 x Ar of , 1 x Ae of Galerius and 2 x Ae follis. Mixed grades. Fine - VF [5]
£42

Auction 149
Ancient Coins Ancients (30) , etc. mostly in base metal, in mixed grades
£70

Auction 148
Ancient Coins Bil. Heavy Maiorina Magnentius, Trier 350 (RCV 18791) GF: Ae Centenionales (4) Julian II, Rome 362 (RCV 19168) VF/F: Procopius, Constantinople 365 (RCV 19883) VF scarce: Valentinian I, Siscia 367 (RCV 19506) GVF: Gratian, Siscia 367 (RCV 20062) VF: Ae enionalis Valentinian II, Siscia 375 (RCV 20357) GVF: Ae Maiorinae (3) Theodosius I, Antioch 395 (RCV 20492) NVF: Magnus Maximus, Trier 383, (RCV 20648) Fair, scarce: Arcadius, Cyzicus 386 (RCV 20787) VF: Nummi (2) Marcian, Nicomedia 450, (RCV 21396) GF scarce: Zeno Constantinople 474 (RCV 21562) GF, scarce: Ae Pentanummium Justin I 518, F (12)
£130

Auction 147
Ancient Coins Ancient, includes , , n and , along with some early an hammered issues (44), in mixed circulated grades
£260

Auction 147
Ancient Coins (29) in mixed grades
£232

Auction 146
Ancient Coins s (30) a wide variety, all identified, Roman (16), (8), plus a small group (7) of Roman, , in mixed grades
£340

Auction 146
Ancient Coins Maurice (c.583AD) Constantinople Mint, About EF
£200 London Coins : A146 : Lot 1936 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Maurice Tiberius (c.583AD) Constantinople Mint, About EF London Coins : A146 : Lot 1936 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Maurice Tiberius (c.583AD) Constantinople Mint, About EF

Auction 146
Ancient Coins of and s and bronzes. Roman bronze and silver from the Republic through to the 4th century AD, a small module of included. coins from the Greek and s included. Mixed grades and conditions, varied selection. [45] Poor to NVF.
£120

Auction 146
Ancient Coins A small group of and coins. 1 Ar of III and 3 Roman provincial s along with a single Byzantine Ae . Mixed grades and conditions. [5] Fine to G Fine.
£46

Auction 145
Ancient Coins of mixed ancients. Most are s, to later Ae4 with some and small denominations. Most are identified. Mixed grades and conditions, some collectable grades. [29] Poor to VF.
£150

Auction 144
Ancient Coins of mixed ancient and coins including a of . Pieces from , , and . Various grades and conditions. [34] Poor to G Fine
£75

Auction 143
Ancient Coins s with old attribution tickets Justinian I, Michael IV , I and others, collectable grades (9)
£60 London Coins : A143 : Lot 1392 : Byzantine Bronzes with old attribution tickets Justinian I, Michael IV , Augustus I and others, coll... London Coins : A143 : Lot 1392 : Byzantine Bronzes with old attribution tickets Justinian I, Michael IV , Augustus I and others, coll...

Auction 142
Ancient Coins of mixed ancient s and s. 8 Ar and 12 Ae's. A Philip , , Pontius Pilate pr and 6 various eastern pieces. A mixed bag in various conditions and grades. [30] Poor to NVF.
£360

Auction 142
Ancient Coins (2) Phocas dNN FOCAS PERP AVI , standing facing Fine and plugged, Tremissis Justin I 518 - 527 DN IVSINVS PP AVI COCOG VF on a misshapen flan
£240 London Coins : A142 : Lot 1723 : Byzantine Gold (2) Solidus Phocas dNN FOCAS PERP AVI , angel standing facing Fine and plugged... London Coins : A142 : Lot 1723 : Byzantine Gold (2) Solidus Phocas dNN FOCAS PERP AVI , angel standing facing Fine and plugged...

Auction 142
Ancient Coins Mixed Ancients (58) (20), (mostly (38) generally in low grades
£32 London Coins : A142 : Lot 1739 : Mixed Ancients (58) Byzantine copper (20), Roman (mostly bronze (38) generally in low grades London Coins : A142 : Lot 1739 : Mixed Ancients (58) Byzantine copper (20), Roman (mostly bronze (38) generally in low grades

Auction 141
Ancient Coins Group of 28 s covering various rulers and denominations plus one lead test ? piece. Various grades and conditions. Fine to GVF. [29]
£200

Auction 141
Ancient Coins Ae (96) mostly c.6th to 9th Century mostly Fine
£140

Auction 140
Ancient Coins A group of mixed Ancients, Hammered and Jettons (6). s (6) including a of Aurelian and Vabalathus and a of . 1 antoninianus and 3 bronzes. 2 copper s of and a hardhead, 17th century copper token. 2 hammered silvers, Edward and a . Various grades. Poor to GVF. [22]
£170

Auction 140
Ancient Coins A group of mixed provincial s and 1 Ae of VII. Various grades. Poor to GF. [17]
£50

Auction 139
Ancient Coins Mixed ancient and coins. Coins from the and periods with one Ae hard head of . Mostly silvers with coins from Cappadocia, Parthia, and other small denominations. A good selection and of various grades. Some with original tickets. Poor to GVF. [28]
£800

Auction 139
Ancient Coins Mixed ancient and coins. Coins from the and periods with a lead token, a lead piece numbered R&A 323 and a coin weight. Various grades. Poor to G Fine. [19]
£20

Auction 137
Ancient Coins A of and Ancient including (9), (39) and (3) mixed grades, eras and emperors including 2 x of Valentinian and Honorius, 3 x AR and AE , Roman Silver from the Republic through to late viewing recommended and bought as seen, the gold reported as copies struck in gold
£950

Auction 137
Ancient Coins A group of mixed ancients. 3 mixed , 1 Ar and 2 Ptolemaic Ae's. 1 Ae. 6 Ae provincials. 1 Ar of Valerian and 11 other mixed roman s. Mixed grades. Poor to NVF [22]
£85

Auction 135
Ancient Coins Fair with portraits and names clear as part of a group (over 120) of in three Lindner trays mostly attributed, also of , etc., of RCV 1799, As Gnaius Pompey RCV 1386, Colonial including and , many scarce types included, in mixed grades to Good VF, a useful group
£2,000

Auction 135
Ancient Coins A large group of mixed Eastern ancients. s, s and s from the dynasties, Mongol khans, , Indo- and Sasanian s. 2 Ar s and Greek bronzes. An interesting lot that needs further research and of mixed conditions and grades. Poor - G VF. [86]
£900

Auction 135
Ancient Coins Au (5). In our opinion and modern copies therefore sold as such with no returns.
£600 London Coins : A135 : Lot 1318 : Au Solidus (5). In our opinion Roman and Byzantine modern copies therefore sold as such with no retu... London Coins : A135 : Lot 1318 : Au Solidus (5). In our opinion Roman and Byzantine modern copies therefore sold as such with no retu...

Auction 134
Ancient Coins of mixed ancients in a collectors album. A mixture of bronze and coins. silvers of Parthia, Alexander and . coinage from Carthage, Ptolemaic , and some small Jewish prs. 1 silver an hammered and 4 modern foreign. Mixed grades and conditions. Fine to GVF. [25]
£600

Auction 134
Ancient Coins of mixed ancients some of which are modern copies. Selection of low grade mixed s most of which are genuine but low grade. 5 s and 1 Au all of which are modern copies. Mixed grades and conditions. Poor to NVF. (46)
£80

Auction 131
Ancient Coins and (76) mostly base metal includes a few in , in mixed lower grades
£26

Auction 130
Ancient Coins (2) Hexagram Heraclius (610-641) BCV 795 Reverse Cross Potent on globe above three steps NVF, Ae Basil I (867-886) Obverse Large B on exergual line Reverse Cross Floriate on 2 steps BCV 1719 Fine
£90 London Coins : A130 : Lot 929 : Byzantine (2) Hexagram Heraclius (610-641) BCV 795 Reverse Cross Potent on globe above three steps N... London Coins : A130 : Lot 929 : Byzantine (2) Hexagram Heraclius (610-641) BCV 795 Reverse Cross Potent on globe above three steps N...

Auction 129
Ancient Coins . Heraclius (610 - 641AD) . Weighs 4.42 grams. Draped and cuirassed bust facing, holding cross and wearing plumed helmet. R. Cross potent on steps. Constantinople mint. Officina E. Sear 730. GVF or better
£260 London Coins : A129 : Lot 1010 : Byzantine. Solidus Heraclius (610 - 641AD) gold.  Weighs 4.42 grams.  Draped and cuirassed bust faci... London Coins : A129 : Lot 1010 : Byzantine. Solidus Heraclius (610 - 641AD) gold.  Weighs 4.42 grams.  Draped and cuirassed bust faci...

Auction 129
Ancient Coins Constans II (641-668 AD) Obverse DN CONSTANTINVSPPAL Reverse VICTORIA AVGG Cross Potent on three steps CONOB below GVF
£200 London Coins : A129 : Lot 1008 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Constans II (641-668 AD) Obverse DN CONSTANTINVSPPAL Reverse VICTORIA AVGG Cr... London Coins : A129 : Lot 1008 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Constans II (641-668 AD) Obverse DN CONSTANTINVSPPAL Reverse VICTORIA AVGG Cr...

Auction 129
Ancient Coins Phocas (641-668 AD) Obverse DN FOCAS PG AP AVI Reverse VICTORIA AVGVI standing holding Long Cross surmounted by Chiro NVF
£160 London Coins : A129 : Lot 1009 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Phocas (641-668 AD) Obverse DN FOCAS PG AP AVI Reverse VICTORIA AVGVI Angel s... London Coins : A129 : Lot 1009 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Phocas (641-668 AD) Obverse DN FOCAS PG AP AVI Reverse VICTORIA AVGVI Angel s...

Auction 128
Ancient Coins Constans II facing bust with long beard and moustache reverse with cross potent on three steps VICTORIA AVG Constantinople mint some uneven wear towards rim otherwise VF
£150 London Coins : A128 : Lot 833 : Byzantine Solidus Constans II facing bust with long beard and moustache reverse with cross potent on... London Coins : A128 : Lot 833 : Byzantine Solidus Constans II facing bust with long beard and moustache reverse with cross potent on...

Auction 128
Ancient Coins and s mostly later Roman bronzes including types in better grades (79)
£140

Auction 127
Ancient Coins and (4). Includes I (305-283 B.C.) , Illyria silver drachm, Herakleia silver di and (1222-3) tetradrachm, bust of St. George. All good fine to very fine
£110

Auction 126
Ancient Coins , Ancient and in an album (157) 350 BC to 578 AD a wide variety almost all attributed, includes some in , a few with old dealers tickets, in mixed grades to GVF
£750

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Histamenon Nomisma c.1068-1071 us IV, Diogenes and Michael VII, and Andronicus Christ standing facing on footstool, wearing nimbus cr.,pallium and colobium and crowning Romanus and Eudocia both standing facing holding Crowned Globes Reverse Michael, Constantius and Andronicus all standing facing on footstalls wearing crowns, saccos and loros holding labarum and akakia, double border NEF Ex-A.Cotterill
£180 London Coins : A126 : Lot 732 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma c.1068-1071 Romanus IV, Diogenes and Michael VII, Constant... London Coins : A126 : Lot 732 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma c.1068-1071 Romanus IV, Diogenes and Michael VII, Constant...

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Histamenon Nomisma IX 1042-1055 GEF
£180 London Coins : A126 : Lot 733 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma Constantine IX 1042-1055 GEF London Coins : A126 : Lot 733 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma Constantine IX 1042-1055 GEF

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Constants II (AD 641-668) D N CONSTANTINYS PP AVG bust facing, beardless, wearing and chlamys and holding globus cruciger, Reverse VICTORIA, cross potent on three steps, CONOB beneath (S.938) Good VF
£180 London Coins : A126 : Lot 737 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Constants II (AD 641-668) D N CONSTANTINYS PP AVG bust facing, beardless&... London Coins : A126 : Lot 737 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Constants II (AD 641-668) D N CONSTANTINYS PP AVG bust facing, beardless&...

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Histamenon Nomisma IX 1042-1055 Sear 1829 EF
£170 London Coins : A126 : Lot 734 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma Constantine IX 1042-1055 Sear 1829 EF London Coins : A126 : Lot 734 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma Constantine IX 1042-1055 Sear 1829 EF

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Histamenon Nomisma X. 1059-1067 Sear 1847 var. VF
£140 London Coins : A126 : Lot 735 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma Constantine X. 1059-1067 Sear 1847 var. VF London Coins : A126 : Lot 735 : Byzantine Gold Histamenon Nomisma Constantine X. 1059-1067 Sear 1847 var. VF

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Heraclius (AD 610-641) NN HERACLIYS ET HERA CONST PP AVG facing busts of Heraclius I and Heraclius each wears simple with cross on circlet, Reverse VICTORIA AVGYE cross potent on three steps CONOB below (S.738) NEF
£140 London Coins : A126 : Lot 738 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Heraclius (AD 610-641) NN HERACLIYS ET HERA CONST PP AVG facing busts of Hera... London Coins : A126 : Lot 738 : Byzantine Gold Solidus Heraclius (AD 610-641) NN HERACLIYS ET HERA CONST PP AVG facing busts of Hera...

Auction 126
Ancient Coins , Commenus, Gold 1118-1143 Sear 1940 EF with some graffiti in reverse border and a couple of weaker spot at the edge
£130 London Coins : A126 : Lot 736 : Byzantine Gold John II, Commenus, Gold hyperpyron 1118-1143 Sear 1940 EF with some graffiti ... London Coins : A126 : Lot 736 : Byzantine Gold John II, Commenus, Gold hyperpyron 1118-1143 Sear 1940 EF with some graffiti ...

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Ancient , and Sasanian (29). Includes Jovian, and . Average fine, some better.
£90

Auction 126
Ancient Coins and s (22). Mixed lot, includes Senior , and Justinian . Average fine.
£55

Auction 126
Ancient Coins s. Includes AE 26, R Tyche standing, Marcianopolis mint. III Ae 20, R. three standards, Nicaea mint. Ae 17, R. wreath, Nicopolis mint. Also Ae Trachy, Andronicus III. Thessalonica mint. Average fine.
£24

Auction 125
Ancient Coins and (92). Mixed lot, includes , antoniniani and folles, some London mints. Together with , , etc. Average about fine.
£180

Auction 125
Ancient Coins and (4). Includes Ptolomey I (305-283 B.C.) , Illyria silver drachm, Herakleia silver di and (1222-3) tetradrachm, bust of St. George. All good fine to very fine.
£130

Auction 125
Ancient Coins Later s plus a few s in mixed grades (lot)
£32

Auction 124
Ancient Coins (3) Hexagrams of Heraclius and (AD 610-641). Emperors on throne, R. cross potent on globe. All about very fine.
£170

Auction 124
Ancient Coins Ancient and hammered (14). Includes Ae's, , , Carausius, and . Mostly fine
£85

Auction 123
Ancient Coins Ancient coins (12), (14), Follis (4) in mixed circulated grades
£130

Auction 122
Ancient Coins , and a varied group (250) in mixed circulated grades
£180

Auction 122
Ancient Coins . Michael VII (1071-78) Scyphate. Bust of Christ facing raising right hand in benediction. R. bust facing, holding labarum. Mint of Constantinople. Sear 1868. Very fine to good very fine.
£180 London Coins : A122 : Lot 1143 : Byzantine. Michael VII (1071-78) gold Scyphate. Bust of Christ facing raising right hand in benedict... London Coins : A122 : Lot 1143 : Byzantine. Michael VII (1071-78) gold Scyphate. Bust of Christ facing raising right hand in benedict...

Auction 122
Ancient Coins . Andronicus II (1295-1320) . Bust of the virgin. R. Christ standing emperors at side. Good fine/very fine.
£100

Auction 122
Ancient Coins Ancients (25). , and Indo . Mostly 3rd-4th century AD. Also includes George II 1749 . Average fine or better.
£80

Auction 122
Ancient Coins . Maurice (582-602) , bust right. R. cross potent, Constantinople mint. Sear 488. Very fine, over struck.
£65

Auction 120
Ancient Coins Coin, Histanuno Nomising of (1222), very fine, but slightly buckled
£110

Auction 118
Ancient Coins . Phocas AD 602-610. , obverse bust facing, reverse an standing holding a staff. Constantinople mint. GVF/AEF.
£200

Auction 118
Ancient Coins . Constans II AD 641-668. , obverse facing busts of Constans with long beard and IV, reverse cross potent on three st
£180

Auction 118
Ancient Coins . Heraclius AD 610-641. , obverse facing bust of Heraclius and Heraclius , reverse cross potent on three steps, Consta
£120

Auction 117
Ancient Coins Ancients (147) a wide variety including , and other types, in mixed circulated grades
£260

Auction 117
Ancient Coins . Theophilus A.D. 829-842. of Constantinople mint. Obverse bust facing wearing and holding cross, reverse busts of Michael
£130

Auction 117
Ancient Coins (4) Carausius Ae overstruck on Posthumous, reverse Pax standing. As, reverse advancing right. Ae
£48

Auction 115
Ancient Coins Ancient s (23) (1) in mixed circulated grades the better grade of this group are mostly
£34

Auction 110
Ancient Coins , and (211) including and larger examples generally in lower grades
£360

Auction 110
Ancient Coins in (100) various sizes and types generally in collectable grades
£160

Auction 110
Ancient Coins in (100) various sizes and types generally in collectable grades
£160

Auction 108
Ancient Coins low grade and a quantity of Hammered
£260

Auction 108
Ancient Coins of Phocas facing bust obverse VICTORI AVGG reverse C
£150

Auction 108
Ancient Coins & s (12) etc., some with corrosion. Fair-F
£75

Auction 105
Ancient Coins of Androninus II and Constantinople Mint obverse Virgin with the walls of Constantinople Fine with one small flan crack
£85

Auction 105
Ancient Coins of Androninus II Constantinople Mint obverse Virgin with the walls of Constantinople Fine with three flan cracks
£80

Auction 104
Ancient Coins From a hoard of s generally in collectable grades with some large pleasing examples (100)
£340

Auction 104
Ancient Coins From a hoard of s generally in collectable grades with some large pleasing examples (50)
£170

Auction 104
Ancient Coins From a hoard of s generally in collectable grades with some large pleasing examples (25)
£90

Auction 102
Ancient Coins and a few (254) mostly with some larger denominations an unsorted and unpicked group from Eastern
£125

Auction 102
Ancient Coins (3) F-VF one concave
£16

Auction 101
Ancient Coins From a hoard of s generally in collectable grades with some large pleasing examples (50)
£170

Auction 101
Ancient Coins From a hoard of s generally in collectable grades with some large pleasing examples (25)
£90

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