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Apollo

(10 coins)

51681 Order
Celtic, Noricum, Croatia
Billon Tetradrachm, 9.47g. 23mm. c.1st cent. B.C. Samobar A type. Stylized head of Apollo to left wearing laurel wreath. Rv. Horse walking to left. Kostial, Lanz 160(obverse die). Gobl, TKN, p. 22,10. hairline flan crack at 2:00 o;clock rev. See more detailed image
about Extremely Fine $900.00

50851 Order
Akarnania, Akarnanian League
AR Stater, 9.89g. 28 x 25 mm. c.250-200 B.C. magistrate: Lykourgas. The river-god Acheloos represented as a man-headed bull to right. Rv. Apollo seated to left holding bow; monogram to left; EY in ancient graffito in field below Apollo's arm BMC 6. SNG COP 418. BCD 18(dies).small die break on reverse. Attractive old cabinet toning and of exceptional quality.

Ex: EJW, Ltd. E Auction 79, December 10, 2003, lot 32.
Ex:Baldwins, New York Auction, : 20, 2009, lot 30. See more detailed image
Extremely Fine $12,000.00


49366 Order
Troas, Neandria
AR Obol, 0.68g. 4th cent. B.C. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rv. NEAN. Ram standing to right within shallow incuse. SNG von Aulock 7628 var. Klein 318 var. Dark toning and exceptional quality for this issue. See more detailed image
Extremely Fine $1,600.00

55564 Order
Aeolis, Aegae
AR Tetradrachm, 16.81g. 32mm. c.160-150 B.C. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. Zeus standing to left holding eagle and scepter; monogram in field to left; oak wreath around. SNG von Aulock 1594. SNG COP 6. Attractive style and toning.

Ex: Giessener Münzhandlung, Munich, Auction 17, 1980, lot 62.
Ex: Künker, Osnabrück, Auction 153, 2009, lot 8308
Ex: CNG, E Auction 271, 2012, lot 272. See more detailed image
Very Fine $2,650.00


55565 Order
Aeolis, Myrina, Drachm, ex: Aufhauser
AR Drachm, 4.06g. 18mm. c.150 B.C. Laureate head of Apollo to right with two plaits of hair falling down the nape of his neck. Rev. Apollo of Gryneium standing to right holding a laurel branch with two fillets and a patera; omphalos and amphora below to right; all within laurel wreath. Sacks, "The Wreathed Coins of Aeolian Myrina," in ANS Museum Notes, 30, 1985, p. 38, issue 29, but only listing tetradrachms. Fine style, very rare issue, and among the finest known Myrina drachms; luster under light toning and virtually as struck

Ex: Hauck and Aufhäuser, Munich, Auction 20, 2007, lot 85. See more detailed image
Extremely Fine $11,500.00


55371 Order
Seleukid Kings, Antiochos II, 261-246 B.C.
AR Tetradrachm, 17.09g. 27mm. Sardes mint, c.261-264 B.C. Diademed head of the deified Antiochos I to right. Rev. Apollo seated to left on omphalos holding a bow and arrow; monograms below. SC 518d. Newell, WSM 1387 and pl. LVI,2(same dies). Magnificent sculptural portrait of the elderly Antiochos I in high relief and with fine toning.

Ex: E J Waddell, E Auction, May 4, 2005, lot 12.
Ex: Manhattan Sale II, New York, Peter Gruber collection, Auction January 4, 2011, lot 69.
Ex: William Rudman collection
Ex: Lebanese family collection, c.1900. See more detailed image
Extremely Fine $35,000.00


54688 Order
Troas, Alexandria, Commodus, 177-192 A.D.
AE 25, 7.19g. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Commodus to right. Rev. Genius standing to left holding cornucopia and small figure of Apollo. Bellinger A 221. Dark green and brown patina See more detailed image
Extremely Fine $750.00

55561 Order
Troas, Kebren
AE 20, 8.55g. c.350-300 B.C. Ram's head to right; eagle below. Rev. Laureate head of Apollo to r. SNG COP 266. Brown patina.

Ex: CNG. Lancaster, PA, E auction 320, 2004, lot 188. See more detailed image
Very Fine/good Very Fine $200.00


55538 Order
Cilicia, Mopsos, Severus Alexander, 222-235 A.D.
AE 37, 27.93g. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. Artemis and Apollo standing side by side. Weber 7175. SNG Levenate _. SNG France_. RPC on line VI, 7168, this coin illustrated. Green patina with some encrustation. Extremely rare; RPC only lists two examples including this coin with the other in the British Museum.

Ex: Grün, Hiedelberg, Auction 49, 20 May 2008, lot 95 See more detailed image
Very Fine $975.00


53683 Order
C. Vibius Pansa, c.90 B.C.
AR Denarius, 3.91g. 18mm. PANSA. Laureate head of Apollo to right. Rev. C VIBIVS C F in exergue. Minerva holding spear and trophy in quadriga to right. CR 342/5b. Lightly toned with luster

Ex: E. E. Clain-Stefanelli collection. See more detailed image
Extremely Fine $600.00

 

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