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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Auction 168
Ancient Coins The 20-Emperor 253 to 408AD comprising issues from Gallienus, II, Aurelian, Probus, Diocletian, Maximian, Galerius, I, Licinius I, Constantine II, II, Constans I, Const.Gallus, Julian II, Valentinian I, Valens, Gratian, Valentinian II, Theodosius I and Arcadius VG to Fine in a presentation box with certificate
£160

Auction 167
Ancient Coins Ancients and (30) Miletos, Ionia, One Twelfth late 6th Century BC, an imitative issue, d with traces of silver plating Obv: Head of Lion, Rev: Star Ornament within incuse square. Kyzikos,Mysia ( Minor) Hemi, Obv: Forepart of running boar with tunny facing upward behind, Rev: Head of roaring lion with K retrograde above, all within an incuse square. Kamarina, (413-405 BC) Onkia (Uncia) Obv: Head of Gorgon, Rev: Owl holding lizard, with KAM to left, a single pellet denoting the unit of currency. n Kingdom Philip II (359-336 BC) Ae18 Obv: Head of , right with hair bound with tania, Rev: Naked youth on horse, right, little lettering still visible. Macedonian Kingdom/ of Alexander (336-323 BC) Ae20 Uncertain Mint, Obv: Head of cles in lion-skin head-dress, Rev: AΛE≡ANANAP Bow and Quiver above with club below. Antigonid Kingdom Demetrios Poloirketes (294-288 BC) Ae14 uncertain mint, Obv: Head of Demetrios right wearing crested Helmet, Rev: Prow of galley with BA above. Antigonos Gonatas (277-239 BC) Head of Young Heracles clad in lions skin, Rev: Naked youth on horse right, BA in upper fields. Perseus (179-168 BC) Ae19 Head of Perseus wearing winged cap with raised sword to right, Rev: Eagle with wings open standing left on thunderbolt below. Thracis () Lysimachos (323-281 BC) Ae14Obv: Head of Heracles, right clad in lions skin, Rev: two-line inscription within corn wreath. Mesopotamia, , Asia Minor Seleukos I, Nikator (312-280 BC) Ae19 Obv: Winged Head of Med, Rev: Bull butting BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΣEΛEYKOY and ≡ in field below. Antiochos II (261-246 BC) Ae12 Obv: Diademed Head right, Rev: Apollo seated naked on Omphalos, the sacred stone of Delphi, holding bow and arrow BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY (partly off flan). Seleukos II, Kings, Kallinikos (246-226 BC) Ae17 Obv: Head of in crested Corinthian Helmet, Rev: Nike standing left holding palm EY in field to left. Antiochos IV, Epiphanes (175-164 BC) Ae Chalkos, Obv: Radiate head right, Rev: Tyche enthroned and holding Nike with bird at feet, inscription mostly off flan, Antiochos VI Serrate Obv: Head of Antiochos as Dionysus, right, radiate and wreathed with ivy, Rev: Elephant advancing left holding torch with his trunk ΣTA over star in right field EПIфANOYΣ ΔIONYΣOY below. Antiochos VIII (121-96 BC) Ae19 Obv: Radiate Head right, Rev: Eagle standing left in background. Antiochos IX (113-95 BC) Ae19 Obv: Diademed head right, Rev: seated left holding Nike and sceptre AK below. Egypt - The Ptolemaic Kingdom I, Soter (305-283 BC) Ae27 Obv: Laureate Head of Zeus, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt legend unclear. Ptolemy II, Philadelphos (285-246 BC) Ae28 Obv: Laureate Head of Zeus right, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, with wings open, AM in left field. Ptolemy V, Epiphanes (204-180 BC) Silver Di Obv: Draped Bust of Ptolemy right, as Dionysus diademed and wreathed in ivy, ornamented pole over shoulder, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings open. Ptolemy VI, Philometor and II (180-145 BC) Ae28 Obv: Head of Cleopatra I as Isis, Rev: Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, wings open, monogram ПA to left of eagle. Kingdom of Syracuse - Sicily Heiron II (275-216 BC) Ae18 Obv: Head of , left, wearing tainia, Rev: Ornamented Trident Head between two dolphins dividing IEPΩ - NOS in lower field. Republic of Syracuse - Sicily (214-212 BC) Ae22 Obv: Laureate Head of Apollo, left, Rev: Castor and Pollux on horseback, right. Thessalian League, Thessaly, Central , 196-146 BC Ae20 Obv: Laureate head of Apollo, right Rev: Athene Itonia. Kingdom of Pontus - , and Asia Minor - Mithradates VI, Eupator 'The Great; (120-63 BC) Obverse: Head of Athena, right wearing triple-crested helmet ornamented with Pegasus, the winged horse, Rev: Pegasus standing, facing, holding harp (hooked sword) and head of the Gorgon Medusa, whose body lies at his feet. City Issue of the Republic - City of Leukas, Akarnania (West Coast of Greece) after 167 BC, Obv: Head of Young Heracles in lions skin, Club right, legend unclear. Tarsos Cilicia, after 164 BC, Ae16 Obv: Turretted head of Tyche, Rev: Sandan standing right, on winged and horned lion, carrying bow-case and sword. City of Tyre, (Lebano
£300

Auction 166
Ancient Coins Coins of the a 20 Emperor 3rd and 4th Century 253 to 405 AD Gallienus to Arcadius VG to Fine in a presentation box with certificate
£70

Auction 165
Ancient Coins Didius Julianus (March to June 193AD) Obverse: Bust right, laureate, IMP CAES M DID IVLIAN AVG, Reverse: Fortuna standing left, holding rudder on globe and cornucopia, 2.69 grammes, RIC 2, About Fine with some surface cracks. Cataloguers note: After the death of , the army put the up for auction. Didius Julianus made the highest bid and was proclaimed Emperor in AD 193, but when the Senate heard of the impending arrival of , elected Emperor by the legions in Pannonia, Didius was put to death after a reign of just 66 days.
£240 London Coins : A165 : Lot 2065 : Roman Denarius Didius Julianus (March to June 193AD) Obverse: Bust right, laureate, IMP CAES M DID I... London Coins : A165 : Lot 2065 : Roman Denarius Didius Julianus (March to June 193AD) Obverse: Bust right, laureate, IMP CAES M DID I...

Auction 165
Ancient Coins (2) , , Alexandria, AD134-135, Laureate Head right AYT KAIC TPA IN AΔPIANO C CEB, Reverse Bust of Nilus right, with cornucopia at shoulder, Milne 1455, Fine with some edge cracks. Hadrian Billon Tetradrachm, Alexandria, Obverse: Laureate head right, Reverse Serapis on throne extending hand over Kerberos S.3739 Fine/Good Fine
£50 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1991 : Egypt (2) Roman Empire, Hadrian Billon Tetradrachm, Alexandria,  AD134-135, Laureate Head right AYT ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1991 : Egypt (2) Roman Empire, Hadrian Billon Tetradrachm, Alexandria,  AD134-135, Laureate Head right AYT ...

Auction 165
Ancient Coins - (146-147AD) Obverse: Laureate head right ANTфNINOC CEBEYCEB ΔEKATOY (Year 10) Reverse: Elpis standing left holding flower and raising skirt, 8.47 grammes, Milne 1897, Fine
£20 London Coins : A165 : Lot 1990 : Egypt - Roman Empire Tetradrachm Antoninus Pius (146-147AD) Obverse: Laureate head right ANTфNINOC ... London Coins : A165 : Lot 1990 : Egypt - Roman Empire Tetradrachm Antoninus Pius (146-147AD) Obverse: Laureate head right ANTфNINOC ...

Auction 164
Ancient Coins in (11) and (1) Republic to late mixed grades Fair - GVF
£190

Auction 162
Ancient Coins Abbsid s (3) Fine to NVF
£65 London Coins : A162 : Lot 2056 : Abbsid Empire  Silver Dirhams (3) Fine to NVF London Coins : A162 : Lot 2056 : Abbsid Empire  Silver Dirhams (3) Fine to NVF

Auction 158
Ancient Coins . Achaemenid . Darios I to Xerxes II. Ar siglos. C, 485-420 BC. Sardes mint. Obv; Persian king or hero, wearing kidaris and kandys, quiver over shoulder, in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear and bow. Rev; Incuse punch. Carradice Type IIIb, Group A/B (pl. XII, 17); Meadows, Administration 322; BMC pl. XXIV, 17. Good . 5.55g. NVF
£40 London Coins : A158 : Lot 1627 : Persia. Achaemenid Empire.  Darios I to Xerxes II.  Ar siglos.  C, 485-420 BC.  Sardes mint. Obv; Pe... London Coins : A158 : Lot 1627 : Persia. Achaemenid Empire.  Darios I to Xerxes II.  Ar siglos.  C, 485-420 BC.  Sardes mint. Obv; Pe...

Auction 157
Ancient Coins Ancients (6) Indo- Bactria - Northern Antimachos (171-160BC) Obv: Nike standing, Rev: n Horseman striding right, weight 2.37 grammes, VF, Indo-Scythian Bactria - Northern India Drachm Azes II (35BC-10AD) Obv: King on horseback, Rev: weight 1.54 grammes Good Fine, India -Satraps in Western India Rudrasena Drachm (348-378AD) weight 2.10 grammes NVF, Ancient India - Rudrashima II Western Kshatrapas, Kardamaka Family, Rudrasimha III (388-395 AD), Silver , Obv:bust of king facing right, date behind, Rev:three arched hill, river below, crescent moon and sun above, 2.13g, About VF, Silver Drachm II 591-628 AD Year 3 GVF lightly toned, s Silver , Abbasids Silver Dirhem Harun al-Rashid (AH170-196) (786-809AD) Madinat al-Salam 174h Good Fine
£160

Auction 155
Ancient Coins Coins of the Ancient a 20-coin set each coin housed in a tray inside a 20-tray cabinet, in mixed grades, many different Emperors represented, by Franklin Mint, plus Display frames (2) World War II Coin, Note and Stamp set Peppiatt, coins to (9 coins) and along with and Stamps, Queen I Coin and Stamp Set, Stamps (8), Coins (8) Halfcrown to Farthing in photo frame
£100

Auction 154
Ancient Coins A of coins including one silver . A good selection covering a wide date range of the . Some good collectable grades and all with tickets. [20] Fine-GVF
£420 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1497 : A collection of Roman silver coins including one Iceni silver unit.  A good selection covering a wid... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1497 : A collection of Roman silver coins including one Iceni silver unit.  A good selection covering a wid...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins A of coins. A good selection covering a wide date range of the . Some good collectable grades and all with tickets. [9] Fine-GVF
£200 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1498 : A collection of Roman silver coins.  A good selection covering a wide date range of the empire.  Som... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1498 : A collection of Roman silver coins.  A good selection covering a wide date range of the empire.  Som...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins Ancient , Parthian - Orodes II (53-38 BC) Obverse bust to left, Sun before bust, crescent moon behind, Reverse archer enthroned, VF
£95 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1513 : Ancient Persia, Parthian Empire - Drachm Orodes II (53-38 BC) Obverse bust to left, Sun before bust,... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1513 : Ancient Persia, Parthian Empire - Drachm Orodes II (53-38 BC) Obverse bust to left, Sun before bust,...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins Ancient , Parthian - a Mithadrates II (123-88 BC) Obverse bust with long beard to left, Reverse Archer seated to right, VF
£90 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1514 : Ancient Persia, Parthian Empire - Drachma Mithadrates II (123-88 BC) Obverse bust with long beard to... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1514 : Ancient Persia, Parthian Empire - Drachma Mithadrates II (123-88 BC) Obverse bust with long beard to...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins of Ae and Ar . Gallienus, us, Postumus, Victorinus and Tetricus I. Mixed grades but some decent examples. Fine to GVF. [9]
£70

Auction 154
Ancient Coins Ancient , Partian - Vologases II (77-80 AD) Obverse: Bust left with tapering beard, Reverse archer enthroned VF or better
£50 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1515 : Ancient Persia, Partian Empire - Drachm Vologases II (77-80 AD) Obverse: Bust left with tapering bea... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1515 : Ancient Persia, Partian Empire - Drachm Vologases II (77-80 AD) Obverse: Bust left with tapering bea...

Auction 153
Ancient Coins Ar . . Philip Philadelphos. Antioch on the Orontes. C, 93-83 BC. Obv; Diademed head right. Rev; seated left, holding wreath bearing Nike and . SNG Spaer 2800. Grey tone. 15.44g. NVF/Fine
£50

Auction 149
Ancient Coins Coins of the (20) each representing a different Emperor in mixed grades in a box, Ptolemic Dynasty (80BC) Fine in a Westminster box, WRL copy set of and , I the Westair wallet of issue, Book Handbook of Ancient and Roman Coins by Zander H.Klawans, edited by K.Bresset, new condition
£48

Auction 146
Ancient Coins Coins of the a in 4 boxes (76) includes some in , in mixed grades with certificates
£220 London Coins : A146 : Lot 1937 : Coins of the Roman Empire a collection in 4 Westminster boxes (76) includes some in silver, in mixed... London Coins : A146 : Lot 1937 : Coins of the Roman Empire a collection in 4 Westminster boxes (76) includes some in silver, in mixed...

Auction 141
Ancient Coins 12 X Ae Provincials all from the Moesia and Thrace area of the Roman . Examples from , , , Diadumenian and Macrinus. Mints of Marcianopolis, Nicopolis and Nicaea. Nice selection with good variation. Various conditions but most are good metal and detail. Fine to GVF [12]
£320

Auction 141
Ancient Coins 12 X Ae Provincials all from the Moesia and Thrace area of the Roman . Examples from , , and Macrinus. Mints of Marcianopolis and Nicopolis. Nice selection with good variation. Various conditions but most are good metal and detail. Fine to GVF [12]
£260

Auction 141
Ancient Coins 12 X Ae Provincials all from the Moesia and Thrace area of the Roman . Examples from , , , and Macrinus. Mints of Marcianopolis and Nicopolis. Nice selection with good variation. Various conditions but most are good metal and detail. Fine to GVF [12]
£220

Auction 141
Ancient Coins 12 X Ae Provincials all from the Moesia and Thrace area of the Roman . Examples from , , , and Macrinus. Mints of Marcianopolis and Nicopolis. Nice selection with good variation. Various conditions but most are good metal and detail. Fine to GVF [12]
£200

Auction 141
Ancient Coins X 2. Parthia. Orodes I. Ar . C, 90-80 BC. Sellwood 31.5. . Achaemenid . Time of Darius I. Ar siglos. C, 485-420 BC. BMC XXV, 17. Both around G Fine
£75

Auction 138
Ancient Coins The , 27BC-14AD Obverse [CAESAR AVGV] TVS DIVI F PATER [PATRIAE] Reverse the Emperor's grandsons standing facing with spears and shields, [C.L.CAESARES A)VGVSTI F.COS.DESIG.[PRINC.IVVENT] weight 3.5 grammes S.459 RIC 207 Fine off-centre (bought S.R.Porter 1984 £20)
£60 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1598 : Roman Denarius The Empire, Augustus 27BC-14AD Obverse [CAESAR AVGV] TVS DIVI F PATER [PATRIAE] R... London Coins : A138 : Lot 1598 : Roman Denarius The Empire, Augustus 27BC-14AD Obverse [CAESAR AVGV] TVS DIVI F PATER [PATRIAE] R...

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 128
Ancient Coins Antoniniani Gallienus/Valerian (28) from the Irchester in mixed grades mostly VF
£160

Auction 128
Ancient Coins Antoniniani Gallienus/Valerian (35) from the Irchester in mixed grades F to VF
£150

Auction 124
Ancient Coins s, Caliphate , 813-833 AD. Reign of al-Ma'mun. About very fine
£95

Auction 122
Ancient Coins 14 Emperor to Salonina one coin from each Emperor in , Roman Emperors of the 3rd and 4th Century a 20 coin collection in , in mixed circulated grades, boxed with certificates
£200

Auction 122
Ancient Coins 14 Emperor comprising and ants from to Salonina one from each Emperor Fine to VF housed in a wooden box with Certificate of Authenticity
£140

Auction 115
Ancient Coins AD 88-9 GVF, Ant Philip I AD 244-249 GVF, 579-590 Khosrau II 32 mm in NEF, GB Towe
£110

Auction 113
Ancient Coins Coins of the (22) each representing a different Emperor some in in mixed grades in the box with certificates
£150

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