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Auction 156
Ancient Coins , struck by and , Rome 162, Rev. column of Antoninus Pius surmounted by statue of the Emperor (RCV5199) About VF, Reverse better with good surfaces
£140 London Coins : A156 : Lot 1668 : Sestertius Divus Antoninus Pius, struck by Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, Rome 162, Rev. column o... London Coins : A156 : Lot 1668 : Sestertius Divus Antoninus Pius, struck by Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, Rome 162, Rev. column o...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins Ae . . C, 66 AD. Rev; PACE P R TERRA MARIQ PARTA IANVM CLVSIT S C, Temple of Janus Geminus. RIC 324. Uneven surface with a dark patina. 23.02g NVF
£212 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1509 : Ae sestertius.  Nero.  C, 66 AD.  Rev; PACE P R TERRA MARIQ PARTA IANVM CLVSIT  S C, Temple of Janus... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1509 : Ae sestertius.  Nero.  C, 66 AD.  Rev; PACE P R TERRA MARIQ PARTA IANVM CLVSIT  S C, Temple of Janus...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins Ae . Gallienus. C, 253-268 AD. Rome mint. 1st emission, AD 253-254. Rev; Concordia standing left, holding patera and double cornucopia. RIC V 209. Usual uneven flan, scarce. 21.33g. G Fine
£85 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1507 : Ae sestertius.  Gallienus.  C, 253-268 AD.  Rome mint. 1st emission, AD 253-254.  Rev; Concordia sta... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1507 : Ae sestertius.  Gallienus.  C, 253-268 AD.  Rome mint. 1st emission, AD 253-254.  Rev; Concordia sta...

Auction 154
Ancient Coins Ae . . C, 161-169 AD. Rome. Rev; Lucius Verus and , both togate, standing facing one another, clasping right hands, COS II in exergue. RIC (Aurelius) 1309. Dark patina. 22.55g. NVF
£80 London Coins : A154 : Lot 1508 : Ae sestertius.  Lucius Verus.  C, 161-169 AD.  Rome.  Rev; Lucius Verus and Marcus Aurelius, both to... London Coins : A154 : Lot 1508 : Ae sestertius.  Lucius Verus.  C, 161-169 AD.  Rome.  Rev; Lucius Verus and Marcus Aurelius, both to...

Auction 153
Ancient Coins Ae . The Triumvirs. Octavian and . C,38 BC. Southern Italian(?) mint. Obv; Bare head of Octavian right, wearing slight beard. Rev; Wreathed head of Divus Julius Caesar right. Crawford 535/1. Some light tooling. 18.70g. VF
£380

Auction 153
Ancient Coins Group of mixed Ae . From through to decius plus on As of snr. Mixed conditions and grades. About fine to NVF. [10]
£240

Auction 153
Ancient Coins of Ae . From to including , , and . Mixed grades. Fine to NVF. [6]
£150

Auction 153
Ancient Coins of Ae . From to Postumus including , , and . Mixed grades. Fine to NVF. [6]
£130

Auction 153
Ancient Coins Ae . . C, 139-161 AD. Rome mint. Struck AD 145. Rev; VOTA PVBLICA SC; and Marcus Aurelius standing vis-à-vis, clasping right hands; behind them stands Concordia placing her hands on their shoulders. RIC III 1253a. Dark patina. 24.91g. G Fine
£75

Auction 153
Ancient Coins Ae . Philip II. C, 144-149 AD. Rome mint. Rev; PAX AETERNA; Pax standing left, holding and branch; S-C across fields. RIC 184d. Patchy dark patina. 18.21g. GVF/NVF
£70

Auction 152
Ancient Coins s (15) mostly large size and , in mixed grades VG to GF
£65

Auction 151
Ancient Coins Ae . . C, 116-117 AD. Rev; REX PARTHIS DATVS, Trajan seated left on platform, presenting Parthamaspates to kneeling Parthian; attendant standing behind emperor. RIC 667. Flan crack with slight uneven legend on obverse. Scarce. 23.79g. GVF
£650 London Coins : A151 : Lot 1981 : Ae Sestertius.  Trajan.  C, 116-117 AD.  Rev;  REX PARTHIS DATVS, Trajan seated left on platform, pr... London Coins : A151 : Lot 1981 : Ae Sestertius.  Trajan.  C, 116-117 AD.  Rev;  REX PARTHIS DATVS, Trajan seated left on platform, pr...

Auction 151
Ancient Coins , , Rome 37-8, Rev.Caligula on platform haranguing 5 soldiers, ADLOCVT above, COH in ex. (RIC 23, RCV1799v) GF on a tidy flan, rare
£300 London Coins : A151 : Lot 2004 : Brass Sestertius, Caligula, Rome 37-8, Rev.Caligula on platform haranguing 5 soldiers, ADLOCVT above... London Coins : A151 : Lot 2004 : Brass Sestertius, Caligula, Rome 37-8, Rev.Caligula on platform haranguing 5 soldiers, ADLOCVT above...

Auction 151
Ancient Coins , Drusus, struck by his son Claudius, Rome 41-2, Rev.Claudius std. amidst arms (RIC 109, RCV 1897) GF with strong portrait, light pitting rev. scarce
£200 London Coins : A151 : Lot 2006 : Brass Sestertius, Nero Claudius Drusus, struck by his son Claudius, Rome 41-2, Rev.Claudius std. ami... London Coins : A151 : Lot 2006 : Brass Sestertius, Nero Claudius Drusus, struck by his son Claudius, Rome 41-2, Rev.Claudius std. ami...

Auction 151
Ancient Coins , , Lugdunum, 67AD, Obv. reads IMP NERO CAESAR AVG PONT MAX TR POT PP (as ) Rev. Sritas std.r (RCV 1968v) GF extremely rare, Ex-Quinn , with his ticket and letter from the BM (1994) confirming rarity
£90

Auction 150
Ancient Coins Mixed lot of ancients in and . 2 x Ar s of . Ae (pierced) Julia Domna, and . Ae centenionalis of Magnentius. Ar , Kushru II and 2 x modern copies. Interesting group. Fair- NVF. [9]
£180

Auction 150
Ancient Coins (8) Antonius Pius, Senior, I, , Macus Aurelius, Maximus, Philip I and Fair to Fine with attribution tickets
£140

Auction 150
Ancient Coins , Rome 213, Rev Providentia (RCV 6948) VF light porosity, scarce
£130 London Coins : A150 : Lot 1656 : Brass Sestertius Caracalla, Rome 213, Rev Providentia (RCV 6948) VF light porosity, scarce London Coins : A150 : Lot 1656 : Brass Sestertius Caracalla, Rome 213, Rev Providentia (RCV 6948) VF light porosity, scarce

Auction 150
Ancient Coins Group of mixed and ancients. 2 interesting counter marked Roman s, of and Titus n issue. Ar Siglos of Byzantium and 3 other bronzes one of which is a modern copy. Fair to NVF. [6]
£100

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 145
Ancient Coins Ae “Paduan” by Giovanni Cavino, 1500-1570. Obv; Laureate head right. Rev; Fasces and caduceus in saltire; axe, globe, and clasped hands around. Klawans 3. In an as found detector condition. Interesting piece. 18.20g. 34mm. G Fine.
£30 London Coins : A145 : Lot 1186 : Ae sestertius “Paduan” Julius Caesar medal by Giovanni Cavino, 1500-1570. Obv; Laureate ... London Coins : A145 : Lot 1186 : Ae sestertius “Paduan” Julius Caesar medal by Giovanni Cavino, 1500-1570. Obv; Laureate ...

Auction 144
Ancient Coins Ae. . C, 81-96 AD. Rev; IOVI VICTORI S C; Jupiter seated left holding Victory and . RIC 412. 25.21g. Nice portrait. Plus a of us. [2] GVF
£550 London Coins : A144 : Lot 1067 : Sestertius Ae. Domitian. C, 81-96 AD. Rev; IOVI VICTORI S C; Jupiter seated left holding Victory and... London Coins : A144 : Lot 1067 : Sestertius Ae. Domitian. C, 81-96 AD. Rev; IOVI VICTORI S C; Jupiter seated left holding Victory and...

Auction 144
Ancient Coins of mixed coins and one of . C, 1st - 4th century AD. Mostly and large . Various grades and conditions. [34] Poor to NVF
£340

Auction 143
Ancient Coins 5 coins and a French 19th century bronze. 4 Ae As's and 1 . Various grades. [6] Poor to Fine
£40 London Coins : A143 : Lot 1386 : 5 Roman bronze coins and a French 19th century bronze. 4 Ae As's and 1 sestertius. Various grad... London Coins : A143 : Lot 1386 : 5 Roman bronze coins and a French 19th century bronze. 4 Ae As's and 1 sestertius. Various grad...

Auction 142
Ancient Coins of s. 1st-4th centuries including some provincials, Ae3/4's, , and As one of which is . Various condition and grades. [38] Poor to G Fine.
£240

Auction 142
Ancient Coins of s. , dui, As, and Ae3/4's from through to the 4th century. Various condition and grades. [36] Poor to G Fine.
£100

Auction 141
Ancient Coins Group of mixed s. 4 X including Philip II, , , Hadrian and . 1 X of . 2 X As of and and a of Maximinus. Fine to VF. [8]
£200

Auction 140
Ancient Coins , (4) , Rev. ADLOCVT COH, Caligula on platform haranguing five soldiers, NF Rare; As, Rev Vesta F rough surface obverse, Quadrans GVF or better; and a commemorative As of his father Germanicus NF, RCV 1799, 1803, 1804, 1821
£300

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 s mostly of the later 3rd-4th century periods. 1 of . Various grades but some of a good collectable quality. Poor to VF. [57]
£160

Auction 140
Ancient Coins A group of mixed s mostly of the later 3rd-4th century periods. 1 of III. Various grades but some of a good collectable quality. Poor to VF. [58]
£160

Auction 140
Ancient Coins , (5) Rev. EX SC PP OB CIVES SERVATOS within wreath, As (2) Revs. Constantia and Libertas, Quadrans Obv. Modius, and a Sestertius of his father Claudius Drusus, RCV 1850, 1857, 1860, 1863, 1897 Fair to Near Fine
£140

Auction 140
Ancient Coins Ae. Philip I. C, 244-249 AD. Rev; FIDES EXERCITVS S C; four standards. RIC 171a. Slight surface roughness with an even dark patina. 15.46g. GF/NVF
£30 London Coins : A140 : Lot 1345 : Sestertius Ae. Philip I. C, 244-249 AD. Rev; FIDES EXERCITVS S C; four standards. RIC 17... London Coins : A140 : Lot 1345 : Sestertius Ae. Philip I. C, 244-249 AD. Rev; FIDES EXERCITVS S C; four standards. RIC 17...

Auction 138
Ancient Coins A of mixed and coins in an album. All have individual descriptions on opposite pages. From through to Valentinian III. Interesting group with of and and a VIC BRIT of Commodus. From 2nd-5th centuries AD. Various grades from fair to VF. [40]
£800

Auction 138
Ancient Coins Mixed group of and . 2 siliqua from Valens. 2 from and 1 of III also a copy of a sestertius of . Various grades from G Fine -NVF. [6]
£220

Auction 138
Ancient Coins A group of large s, and As's including a bronze from Julia Traducta and an Alexandrian hemi of . From the Republic through to . Various grades from Fine to N VF. [9]
£150

Auction 138
Ancient Coins A group of large s, and As's. From through to . Various grades from Fine to N VF. [9]
£112

Auction 138
Ancient Coins A group of Ae's from the 3rd and 4th centuries. Including a of Maximinus, a , a French jetton and some barbarous imative issues. Detector found coins. Various grades from Fine to N VF. [24]
£110

Auction 138
Ancient Coins A group of large s, and As's. From through to . Various grades from Fine to G Fine. [9]
£110

Auction 138
Ancient Coins Ae "Paduan" by Giovanni Cavino, 1500-1570. Obv; Laureate head right. Rev; Fasces and caduceus in saltire; axe, globe, and clasped hands around. Klawans 3. In an as found detector condition. Interesting piece. 18.20g. 34mm. G Fine.
£40

Auction 138
Ancient Coins Ae . Diva , wife of . Died 141 AD. Rev; AETERNITAS, S C in exergue, Faustina seated in biga of elephants, with s, left. RIC III 1113. Patchy green patina with soft detail. RARE type. 21.76g. 31mm. about Fine
£30

Auction 138
Ancient Coins AD161-180 S.502 Obverse IMP CAES M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG P M Reverse Marcus Aurelius and Lucius clasping hands CONCORD AVGVSTOR T R P XV COS III S C, weight 13.8 grammes Fine (bought C.J.Martin 1984 £12)
£28 London Coins : A138 : Lot 1603 : Roman Sestertius Marcus Aurelius AD161-180 S.502 Obverse IMP CAES M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG P M Reverse ... London Coins : A138 : Lot 1603 : Roman Sestertius Marcus Aurelius AD161-180 S.502 Obverse IMP CAES M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG P M Reverse ...

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 A of mixed and coins. 2 provincials, 7 Ar and and 27 bronzes from to Ae3's. From 1st-4th centuries AD. Various grades but mostly of the lower end. [36]
£140

Auction 136
Ancient Coins Mixed s from through to I. Ae of Tiberius Antioch. As. As. As. of Faustina Snr, and Miaximinus and a Ae4 of Constantine. Various grades. Fine to VF. [8]
£150

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 of Roman s. Mostly and asses with a few smaller denominations. From through to Honorius including a sestertius of . Good mixture of emperors and in various grades. Poor to G VF [13]
£240

Auction 135
Ancient Coins . A of Roman s. Mostly and asses with a few smaller denominations. From through to including a sestertius of Titus. Good mixture of emperors and in various grades. Poor to G VF [14]
£240

Auction 135
Ancient Coins . A of Roman s. Mostly and asses with a few smaller denominations. From through to Magnentius including a sestertius of Julia Titi. Good mixture of emperors and in various grades. Poor to G VF [14]
£200

Auction 135
Ancient Coins Ae . . C, 126 AD. Rev; COS III; Neptune standing left, foot on prow holding trident. RIC 635. Good surfaces. Scarce. N VF. 26.50g.
£120

Auction 133
Ancient Coins . A of Roman Imperial s. Mixture of , As and . Various grades and conditions and including a sestertius of and some scarcer reverse types. [13] Poor to VF.
£240

Auction 133
Ancient Coins Obverse draped bust right Reverse Felicitas leaning on a column holding caduceus RCV 8228 VF with some flan splits
£65 London Coins : A133 : Lot 103 : Sestertius Julia Mamaea Obverse draped bust right Reverse Felicitas leaning on a column holding cadu... London Coins : A133 : Lot 103 : Sestertius Julia Mamaea Obverse draped bust right Reverse Felicitas leaning on a column holding cadu...

Auction 133
Ancient Coins Ae. III. C, 238-244 AD. Rev; VICTORIA AETER S C; Victory stdg left resting on shield set on captive. RIC 337a. Even brown tone and good detail. VF.
£60

Auction 129
Ancient Coins . (37 - 41 AD) . R. His three sisters. A later cast copy. Good fine.
£20 London Coins : A129 : Lot 1036 : Roman. Caligula (37 - 41 AD) Sestertius. R. His three sisters.  A later cast copy. Good fine. London Coins : A129 : Lot 1036 : Roman. Caligula (37 - 41 AD) Sestertius. R. His three sisters.  A later cast copy. Good fine.

Auction 128
Ancient Coins (98 - 117 AD) rev REXPATHIESDATUSSC Trajan seated on high platform accompanied by officer, placing diadem on the King Parthamaspates' head who stands before him beside platform, Parthia Kneeling right in supplication before AD 116 RIC 667 RCV 3191 sharp Good VF with a pleasing brown patina minor flan crack hardly detracts, rare and choice
£1,200 London Coins : A128 : Lot 850 : Roman Sestertius Trajan (98 - 117 AD) rev REXPATHIESDATUSSC Trajan seated on high platform accompani... London Coins : A128 : Lot 850 : Roman Sestertius Trajan (98 - 117 AD) rev REXPATHIESDATUSSC Trajan seated on high platform accompani...

Auction 128
Ancient Coins (117 - 138 AD) rev. TR POT COS III PONT MAX FELICITAS holding Caduceus and Cornucopia RIC 543b RCV 3623 even black patina sharp GVF
£460 London Coins : A128 : Lot 849 : Roman Sestertius Hadrian (117 - 138 AD) rev. TR POT COS III PONT MAX FELICITAS holding Caduceus and ... London Coins : A128 : Lot 849 : Roman Sestertius Hadrian (117 - 138 AD) rev. TR POT COS III PONT MAX FELICITAS holding Caduceus and ...

Auction 126
Ancient Coins Ancient and (18). Includes , and folles and antoniniani. Fine to extremely fine.
£110

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

Auction 126
Ancient Coins (19). Senior , As R. Victory left holding shield together with assorted ancient coins and two hammered. Mostly fine.
£40

Auction 125
Ancient Coins (10). 1st - 3rd century AD s. Includes Lucilla , As and quadrans, Ae 25 of Nemausus. Fine to very fine.
£140

Auction 125
Ancient Coins (10). of Junior, , , III and Philip I. Together with asses. Fine to very fine.
£110

Auction 125
Ancient Coins (6). of , Tiberius seated left, R. S.C. As, Tiberius As, As, of Chersonese and an of Massalia. Fair to fine.
£60

Auction 124
Ancient Coins Posthumus Ae (AD 259-268). R. Posthumus standing left holding globe and spear. Fine
£38 London Coins : A124 : Lot 1784 : Posthumus Ae  Sestertius (AD 259-268). R. Posthumus standing left holding globe and spear. Fine London Coins : A124 : Lot 1784 : Posthumus Ae  Sestertius (AD 259-268). R. Posthumus standing left holding globe and spear. Fine

Auction 124
Ancient Coins III (AD238-244) Ae , R. Gordian standing right holding spear and globe. Sear 2499. Good very fine/very fine but with some encrustation.
£25

Auction 123
Ancient Coins . R. Salus standing left. . R. seated left. Also two s. Fine to very fine. (4)
£55

Auction 122
Ancient Coins Senior Died AD141 , issued by AD176. R. Aeternitas standing, holding Phoenix on globe. Sear 5223. Very fine with green patina
£95

Auction 122
Ancient Coins (AD37-41) . Pietas seated left. R. Caligula standing left, sacrificing in front of hexastyle temple. Sear 1802. Fine/good fine.
£90

Auction 122
Ancient Coins mixed lot (9). Includes of Alexandria, Carausius, Maximinus . Fair to very fine.
£60

Auction 122
Ancient Coins (AD98-117), (3), . R. Trajan seated left on high platform. King Parthamaspates beside and Parthia kneeling before. Sear 3191. As. R. Roma standing another with Justitia seated. All fair to fine.
£55

Auction 122
Ancient Coins Philip I (AD244-249) Ae (2). R. Victory advancing right. Annona standing left. Fine to very fine.
£50

Auction 120
Ancient Coins Ae laureate bust right. Rome AD 210. R. PONTIF TRPXIII COS III SC. Caracalla and standing right and left sacrificing over altar, Concordia behind. RIC 452. Very fine, but with cuprite encrustation on obverse with some verdigris.
£110

Auction 118
Ancient Coins . , Asses and Dui. 13 coins, includes , , , and . Average fine.
£140

Auction 118
Ancient Coins .(2). , reverse Roma seated left. Nero Drusus sestertius, reverse Claudius seated left. Both coins are in fine condition.
£140

Auction 118
Ancient Coins . (18). and , includes . Average fine.
£65

Auction 117
Ancient Coins (16) of 1st - 2nd century Ae coins, which include , Julia Domna sestertius, Senior sestertius. Asses and
£240

Auction 117
Ancient Coins (2) Junior . Reverse concordia standing left holding patera and cornucopiae. R.I.C 1368. Faustina Junior ed coppe
£60

Auction 116
Ancient Coins . Drusus . Rome A.D. 42, obverse bare head of Drusus, Reverse Claudius seated left on curule chair. Good fine, but
£65

Auction 114
Ancient Coins s Mainly small low grade, other coins to note, , two Republican two Indo Sliver coins & large AE of Ptolem
£110

Auction 114
Ancient Coins (6) of along with five others four in low to middle grades
£90

Auction 114
Ancient Coins Volusian 251-253 A.D. Rev. Concordia Holding Patera & Cornucopiae. NVF
£65

Auction 112
Ancient Coins Balbinus & Pupienus Sestertius (2) Fine - VF unathenticated bought as seen
£110

Auction 112
Ancient Coins s including , , As etc. In low grade some with pitting & tooled. Of , , , , ,
£100

Auction 112
Ancient Coins AS. Germanicus As, & III (4) Fair-NVF
£50

Auction 112
Ancient Coins & Sextus Pompey AS. Both Identifiable but only Poor-Fair
£36

Auction 111
Ancient Coins Balbinus & Pupiennus Sesterius (2). Fine - VF
£220

Auction 111
Ancient Coins s including (16) Fair - aEF
£140

Auction 109
Ancient Coins , , Diocletion AE 3/4. (4) F-EF
£40

Auction 107
Ancient Coins Rev. Dacia std. lt. in attitude of mourning on pile of weapons, trophy in front. EF but with surface porosity and/or field pitting v
£160

Auction 107
Ancient Coins Rev. Aequitas std. lt. GVF but with surface porosity and/or field pitting viewing recommended
£80

Auction 107
Ancient Coins Rev. Indulgentia std. lt. NVF/VF but with surface porosity and/or field pitting viewing recommended
£32

Auction 103
Ancient Coins Maximus AD235-238 reverse sacrificial instruments RCV 2376 Fine
£100

Auction 102
Ancient Coins III  Bust right.  Rev; Fides Militum SC V.F.
£24

Auction 101
Ancient Coins Otacilia Severa Concordia reverse VF
£35

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