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Grapes

(5 coins)

54615 Order
Sicily, Naxos, ex: Leu, Sternberg, MM
AR Tetras, 0.20g. 7mm. c.420-403 B.C. Krater; pellets around. Rev. Bunch of grapes on vine. Cahn 103. HGC 2, 979. Dark toning.

Provenance/Pedigrees

Ex: Münzen und Medaillen, Basel, List 406, 1978, lot 46.
Ex: Frank Sternberg, Zurich, Auction 13, November 17, 1983, lot 84 and illustrated on enlargement plate LXV.
Ex: Leu Numismatik, Zurich, Auction 72, May 12, 1998, lot 88.
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about Extremely Fine/Extremely Fine $1,350.00


55866 Order
Euboea, Histiaia

AR Tetrobol, 2.22g. 15mm.  3rd-2nd centuries B.C.   Head of the nymph Histiaia to right; she wears a wreath of grapes and vines in her curly hair; she wears single-pendant earring and pearl necklace.  Rev. The nymph Histiaia is  seated to right on the stern of a galley decorated with a wing; she holds stylis or mast with her left hand.  BCD, Euboia 399(this coin).  Toned and of unusually fine style.

Provenance/Pedigrees 

Ex: Schweizerischer Bankverein , Zurich, Auction 38, Sept. 12, 1995. lot 158.
Ex: BCD collection, Lanz, Munich, Auction 111, Nov. 25, 2002, lot 399.

 

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Extremely Fine $2,250.00

49014 Order
Thrace, Nikopolis ad Istrum, Diadumenian, 218 A.D.
AE 17, 2.69g. Bare head of Diadumenian to right. Rv. Bunch of grapes on branch. Some light smoothing in fields. Dark green patina. See more detailed image
good Very Fine $250.00

53072 Order
Lydia, Philadelphia
AE 17, 3.06g. c.100-150 A.D. Laureate head of Herakles to right with lion's skin tied around neck. Rev. Bunch of grapes. BMC 36. SNG COP_. SNG von Aulock_. KlM_. some light cleaning marks in field. Dark brown patina. See more detailed image
about Extremely Fine/Very Fine $250.00

55621 Order
Bar Kokhba, Zuz, ex: Samel and Mildenberg plate

AR Zuz, 3.73g. 19mm. Undated, attributed to year 3=134/135 A.D. Heberw inscription, "Shimon". Bunch of grapes. Rev. Hebrew inscription, "For the freedom of Jerusalem." Lyre with three strings. Mildenberg 173.2(this coin illustrated). Treasury 252, 274a. Hendin 1435. Overbeck/Meshorer 438(this coin). Toned and a scarce die combination; Mildenberg only lists three examples including this coin.

Provenance/Pedigrees

Ex: Josef Samel collection, published by Meshorer and Overbeck, Das Heilige Land. Antike Münzen und Siegel aus einem Jahrtausend jüdischer Geschichte, Exhibition catalog, Staatliche Münzsammlung München in cooperation with the Israel Museum Jerusalem, Munich 1994. no. 438.

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good Very Fine/Extremely Fine $2,750.00

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