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Grange Hotel Bracknell, Charles Square, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1ED
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Ptolemy : Ancient Coins

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Auction 156
Ancient Coins . II. Ar . C, 285-246 BC. Alexandria mint. Rev; Eagle standing left, monogram and shield in field. SNG Cop 110. Clipped edge. 12.89g G Fine
£90 London Coins : A156 : Lot 1650 : Egypt.  Ptolemy II.  Ar tetradrachm.  C, 285-246 BC.  Alexandria mint.  Rev; Eagle standing left, mo... London Coins : A156 : Lot 1650 : Egypt.  Ptolemy II.  Ar tetradrachm.  C, 285-246 BC.  Alexandria mint.  Rev; Eagle standing left, mo...

Auction 156
Ancient Coins . II. Ae 40. C, 285-246 BC. Alexandria mint. Rev; Two eagles standing left, monogram between first eagles legs. SNG Cop 145. Some surface deposits. 67.01g. G Fine
£75 London Coins : A156 : Lot 1649 : Egypt.  Ptolemy II.  Ae 40.  C, 285-246 BC.  Alexandria mint.  Rev; Two eagles standing left, monogr... London Coins : A156 : Lot 1649 : Egypt.  Ptolemy II.  Ae 40.  C, 285-246 BC.  Alexandria mint.  Rev; Two eagles standing left, monogr...

Auction 156
Ancient Coins . III. Ae 25. C, 246-221 BC. Alexandria mint. Rev; Eagle standing l, cornucopiae in field left. SNG Cop 178. Even dark patina. 11.51g. NVF
£36 London Coins : A156 : Lot 1651 : Egypt.  Ptolemy III.  Ae 25.  C, 246-221 BC.  Alexandria mint.  Rev; Eagle standing l, cornucopiae i... London Coins : A156 : Lot 1651 : Egypt.  Ptolemy III.  Ae 25.  C, 246-221 BC.  Alexandria mint.  Rev; Eagle standing l, cornucopiae i...

Auction 155
Ancient Coins VI Philometor. First sole reign, C, 180-170 BC. Ae45. mint. Obv; Diademed head of -Ammon right. Rev; Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; lotus flower in left field. Svoronos 1403. Even brown tone. Scarce. 86.62g. Fine
£100

Auction 155
Ancient Coins III Euergetes. C, 246-222 BC. Ae35. Alexandreia mint. Obv; Diademed head of -Ammon right. Rev; Eagle with closed wings standing left on thunderbolt; filleted cornucopia to left, XP monogram between legs. Svoronos 965. Dark tone and porous. 30.25g. G Fine
£50 London Coins : A155 : Lot 461 : Ptolemy III Euergetes. C, 246-222 BC.  Ae35.  Alexandreia mint.  Obv; Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon ri... London Coins : A155 : Lot 461 : Ptolemy III Euergetes. C, 246-222 BC.  Ae35.  Alexandreia mint.  Obv; Diademed head of Zeus-Ammon ri...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins Ar . . VIII Euergetes. C, 170-116 BC. Obv; Diademed bust of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis. Rev; ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt. GCV 7908 var. Toned. NVF
£70 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1528 : Ar tetradrachm.  Egypt.  Ptolemy VIII Euergetes.  C, 170-116 BC.  Obv; Diademed bust of Ptolemy I ri... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1528 : Ar tetradrachm.  Egypt.  Ptolemy VIII Euergetes.  C, 170-116 BC.  Obv; Diademed bust of Ptolemy I ri...

Auction 153
Ancient Coins Ar . . II. C, 285-246 BC. Tyre mint. Obv; Diademed bust of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis. Rev; Eagle standing left on thunderbolt; monogram and club before. Svoronos 644; SNG Copenhagen 482-3. Counter/test marks. 14.16g. G Fine
£70

Auction 152
Ancient Coins I (308-305 BC) Reverse Eagle to left NVF with mottled surfaces
£100 London Coins : A152 : Lot 1908 : Egypt Tetradrachm Ptolemy I (308-305 BC) Reverse Eagle to left NVF with mottled surfaces London Coins : A152 : Lot 1908 : Egypt Tetradrachm Ptolemy I (308-305 BC) Reverse Eagle to left NVF with mottled surfaces

Auction 151
Ancient Coins Ar . III & IX Soter II (Lathyros). C, 116-107 BC . Alexandreia mint. Dated RY 8 (110/9 BC). Obv; Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis. Rev; Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, with wings closed; LH (date) to left, ΠA to right. Svoronos 1669. Grey tone. 13.95g. VF
£90 London Coins : A151 : Lot 1989 : Ar Tetradrachm.   Cleopatra III & Ptolemy IX Soter II (Lathyros). C, 116-107 BC . Alexandreia mi... London Coins : A151 : Lot 1989 : Ar Tetradrachm.   Cleopatra III & Ptolemy IX Soter II (Lathyros). C, 116-107 BC . Alexandreia mi...

Auction 151
Ancient Coins Ar . III & IX Soter II (Lathyros). C, 116-107 BC . Alexandreia mint. Dated RY 9 (109/8 BC). Obv; Diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis. Rev; Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, with wings closed; LH (date) to left, ΠA to right. Svoronos 1670. Grey tone. 14.27g. VF
£90 London Coins : A151 : Lot 1990 : Ar Tetradrachm.   Cleopatra III & Ptolemy IX Soter II (Lathyros). C, 116-107 BC . Alexandreia mi... London Coins : A151 : Lot 1990 : Ar Tetradrachm.   Cleopatra III & Ptolemy IX Soter II (Lathyros). C, 116-107 BC . Alexandreia mi...

Auction 148
Ancient Coins Ar VIII, 145-146BC, Paphos, head of Ptolemy I r. rev. eagle date to l. ΠA to r. (GCV 7908) EF
£140 London Coins : A148 : Lot 1409 : Greek Ar Tetradrachm Ptolemy VIII, 145-146BC, Paphos, head of Ptolemy I r. rev. eagle date to l. &Pi... London Coins : A148 : Lot 1409 : Greek Ar Tetradrachm Ptolemy VIII, 145-146BC, Paphos, head of Ptolemy I r. rev. eagle date to l. &Pi...

Auction 148
Ancient Coins Ar II 285-246BC Rev.eagle standing l. on thunderbolt GCV 7771 VF with some porosity
£120 London Coins : A148 : Lot 1408 : Greek Ar Tetradrachm Ptolemy II 285-246BC Rev.eagle standing l. on thunderbolt GCV 7771 VF with some... London Coins : A148 : Lot 1408 : Greek Ar Tetradrachm Ptolemy II 285-246BC Rev.eagle standing l. on thunderbolt GCV 7771 VF with some...

Auction 147
Ancient Coins Ae 40. II. C, 253-249 BC. Obv; Head of Ammon. Rev; Eagle standing l on thunderbolt, cornucopiae in field l. Svoronos 1128. Good surfaces. 64.79g. NVF.
£120

Auction 147
Ancient Coins Ae 40. II. C, 253-249 BC. Obv; Head of Ammon. Rev; Two eagles standing l on thunderbolt, cornucopiae in field l. Svoronos 447 var. Good surfaces. 71.87g. Fine.
£60

Auction 145
Ancient Coins Ar. V. C, 204-180 BC. Rev; Eagle standing l on thunderbolt. GCV 7856. Slight frosty surfaces. 13.39g. NVF
£90 London Coins : A145 : Lot 1210 : Tetradrachm Ar.  Ptolemy V.  C, 204-180 BC.  Rev; Eagle standing l on thunderbolt. GCV 7856.  Slight... London Coins : A145 : Lot 1210 : Tetradrachm Ar.  Ptolemy V.  C, 204-180 BC.  Rev; Eagle standing l on thunderbolt. GCV 7856.  Slight...

Auction 145
Ancient Coins Ancients Ar (3) X , Bohemund and a 17th century . Mixed grades and conditions.
£60

Auction 142
Ancient Coins of s and bronzes. s from and silvers from Lucania, Alexander, Ptolemy, Athens (pierced) and Thessalian league (pierced). Various condition and grades. [14] Poor to NVF
£320

Auction 141
Ancient Coins Group of mixed ancients. 2 X ; Ar and a drachm. 4 X s from the Republic to III plus 4 other copies of ancient Roman coins. Various grades. G Fine to GVF. [10]
£170

Auction 141
Ancient Coins Ae 40. IV. C, 221-205 BC. Obv; Head of right. Rev; Eagle standing left, double cornucopiae before. ?I between legs. Alexandrian mint. SNG Cop 199. Even dark tone. 71.83g. N VF
£80 London Coins : A141 : Lot 1017 : Ae 40. Ptolemy IV. C, 221-205 BC. Obv; Head of Zeus right. Rev; Eagle standing left,... London Coins : A141 : Lot 1017 : Ae 40. Ptolemy IV. C, 221-205 BC. Obv; Head of Zeus right. Rev; Eagle standing left,...

Auction 141
Ancient Coins Group of 4 s. Examples from (1) and (3). Various grades and some interesting types. Fine to G Fine. [4]
£60

Auction 141
Ancient Coins X 2. Parthia. Vologases IV. Ar . C, 147-191 AD. Sellwood 84. I Soter. Ae . C, 289-288 BC. SNG Cop 76-79 var. Both around G Fine
£55

Auction 140
Ancient Coins A of (199) in (42) and (157) housed in a cabinet, The collector remarks: 'The Autonomous Coinage of Phoenicia, although firmly within the series, is remarkable for its maritime imagery and unique script, including several early dated series. The strategic location of Phoenicia (modern ) led to repeated incursions by Alexander and his successors, the Ptolemies and Seleukids, and ultimately by the s ; a turbulent history reflected in a further wealth of coin types'. Lot includes s (16) Aradus (2), of Alexander and obv. Tyche, Berytus (), Ake-Ptolemais (3), of II , Antiochus VIII, and Caracalla, Sidon (3) Ptolemy II, , and obv. Tyche, Tyre (7) Ptolemy II, Melquarth, (3), Caracalla, ; Dis (4) Byblos, Sidon, Tyre (2); a of Aradus and Didrachms of Tyre (2), with other silver (20) including two very rare fractions of Gebaal (Byblos) Lion/Lotus type. The copper represents the mints of Aradus, Berytus, Ake, Byblos, Carne, Marathus, Orthosia, Tripolis, 'uncertain mint', Sidon, Tyre, comprising a solid range of autonomous and Roman issues including rarities such as (Berytus), Diadumenian, Rev. Temple of Diana, and Aquileia Severa, both of Tyre. Lot includes Books (3), in mixed grades many in VF a few better, the s in particular worthy of further study and further detailed research
£4,800

Auction 137
Ancient Coins A of mixed ancients. 3 mixed coins. 1 Ar of . 1 I Ar tetradrachm, Alexandrian mint and 1 Lycian Ar (pierced). 4 of (2), and . 1 early Iberian of Castulo. 1 Ar , Rev; PONT MAX TR P COS V; Pax std l. Lastly an unusual lead test piece from the time of . Mixed grades. Poor to NVF [10]
£300

Auction 137
Ancient Coins Ar . XII. Dated year 10, 72-71 BC. Rev; Eagle stdg on thunderbolt. Monograms in fields. Svoronos 1857. Some minor surface marks. G Fine. 13.63g.
£36

Auction 136
Ancient Coins Mixed s plus 1 bronze. 5 late Roman provincial s of Alexandria. 9 Roman small bronzes of the 3rd and 4th centuries. Various grades. Fine to VF. [15]
£110

Auction 136
Ancient Coins Ar . VI. C, 180-145 BC. Arados mint. Year 91. Rev; Eagle standing left on thunderbolt, monograms in fields. SNG Cop 548. Edges have been rubbed down probably due to being mounted. Slight uneven surfaces but good . Fine. 12.82g.
£40 London Coins : A136 : Lot 1608 : Ar tetradrachm. Ptolemy VI. C, 180-145 BC. Arados mint. Year 91. Rev; Eagle standing left on... London Coins : A136 : Lot 1608 : Ar tetradrachm. Ptolemy VI. C, 180-145 BC. Arados mint. Year 91. Rev; Eagle standing left on...

Auction 129
Ancient Coins Ancient . (3) . II (285 - 246BC). 44mm. and Ptolemy III (246 - 221BC) 42mm. Bronze. Both = Head of ammon right. R. Eagle standing left on thunderbolt. Indo-. Menander (c. 160 - 145BC) his heroic bust left. R. Athena standing right and Antoniniani of III and Philip I. First two with corrosion and scratches otherwise F-VF
£130

Auction 128
Ancient Coins Ancient (4) III (246-221 BC) 2x s of 38mm and 26mm. Diad hol of ammon right. R. Eagle standing left on thunderbolt and copies of bakrian Tetradamam of Euthydemos I and lion of carus. Fine or better
£85

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 A good of (94) and coins (inc. a run of Emperor's wives) together with a few inc. a of V. Contained in a mahogany cabinet with five trays. Grades mixed but generally good condition.
£1,700

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

Auction 123
Ancient Coins and mixed lot. Republic Marcia 12 (BC 113-112). Denari of , , Junior. Antoniniani of Philip and III. I , London mint, , Hieron II Ae27. , Ae29. Fine to very fine. (9)
£150

Auction 123
Ancient Coins mixed lot. of Republican issue Marcia, , , II. III silver Antonianus, Lucinius Folles. , Ae31. Fine to good very fine. (7)
£95

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