Spring 2018
Ancient Gold Inventory
If you have any questions or would like to check availability on anything please feel free to contact us!
We hope you find some nice additions for your collection!  --Bob & Mike
STEINBERG'S, INC.
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ANCIENT CELTIC BRITAIN-Catuvellauni gold stater  ND  (circa 45-25 BC)  
Addedomaros (S-201)  FR. 32  Wreath spiral/Rev: Horse over cornucopia.  Scarce  
(cats. $1500 VF in FR)  
NGC XF (strike 3/5, surface 4/5)------------------------------$1,450.00

ANCIENT CELTIC BRITAIN-Catuvellauni gold stater  ND  (circa 45-25 BC)  
Addedomaros (S-201, VA-1620)  FR. 32  Six-armed wreath spiral/Rev: Horse facing right
with cornucopia below.  Scarce  
NGC Choice VF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)--------------$1,250.00

ANCIENT CELTIC BRITAIN-Atrebates gold stater  ND  Tincomanus (circa 30 BC-10 AD)
Hobbs 770; Van Arsdell 385-1; SCBC 76.  COM.F raised on incuse tablet/Rev: Warrior on
horseback right, holding javelin; TIN below; above tail, star, below tail, pellet.  VERY RARE  
NGC VF (strike 4/5, surface 3/5)------------------------------------------------------$1,450.00

ANCIENT CELTIC BRITAIN-Catuvellauni & Trinovantes gold stater  ND  Cunobelin
(circa 10-43 AD)  Van Arsdell 1933-3; SCBC 284  Ear of grain with CA and MV on
either side/Rev: CVNO, horse rearing right, pellet within annulet below; above, branch.  
SCARCE  
NGC XF (strike 4/5, surface 3/5)-------------------------------------------$1,450.00

ANCIENT GAUL-Ambiani  gold stater  ND (early-mid 1st Century BC-circa 65-50 BC)  
FR. 14; S-11; VA-52-1  Gallo-belgic issue during Julius Caesar's Gallic War!  
Convex blank/Rev: Disjointed horse facing right, pellet below, eye to upper right
of horse.  (cats. $1500 EF in FR)  NGC AU (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)-----$1,250.00  
NGC AU (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)------------------------------------------------------$1,250.00

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ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Philip II (359-336 BC)  
FR. 97  (cats. $6000 XF)  Lifetime or early posthumous issue struck at Pella 340-328 BC.  
Laureate head of Apollo right/Rev: Charioteer driving biga right, thunderbolt below forehooves.  
Deep high-relief strike with lustrous fields.  
NGC Choice AU (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)---$4,950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Philip II (359-336 BC)
FR. 97  (cats. $6000 XF)  Lifetime issue struck at Amphipolis 340-336 BC.  
Laureate head of Apollo right/Rev: Charioteer driving biga right, trident head below
horse's forelegs.  NGC Choice XF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)----------------------------$3,750.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Philip II (359-336 BC)  
FR. 97  (cats. $6000 XF)  Early posthumous issue struck at Pella 323-315 BC.  
Laureate head of Apollo right/Rev: Charioteer driving biga right, holding kentron in
right hand, reins in left; bucranium below.  Nicely centered on a round flan.  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)------------------------------------------------------$3,450.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold 1/4 Stater  ND  Philip II (359-336 BC)  
Head of Herakles right, wearing lion's skin headdress/Rev: Club and bow; above, winged
thunderbolt.  Struck at Pella (circa 340/36-328 BC)  Scarce  
NGC Choice VF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)----------------------------------------------$1,450.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Alexander III the Great
(336-323 BC)  FR. 107, Price #1571  Early posthumous issue struck at Abydus 310-301 BC.
Head of Athena right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent/
Rev: Nike standing left, holding wreath and cradling stylis; to left, monogram; cornucopia
below left wing.  
NGC Choice AU (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)----------------------------$4,450.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Alexander III the Great
(336-323 BC)  FR. 107, Price #3500  Early posthumous issue struck at Phoenicia, Sidon,
dated RY 13 of Abdalonymus (321/0 BC)  Head of Athena right, wearing crested Corinthian
helmet decorated with coiled serpent/Rev: Nike standing left, wreath in right hand, cradling
stylis in left arm; N (date) under left wing.  The coinage struck in Alexander's name at Sidon
is dated from the start of Abdolonymus's reign in 332 BC.  
NGC Choice XF (strike 4/5, surface 3/5)------------------------------------------------$3,950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Philip III Arrhidaeus
(323-317 BC)  FR. 112; Price #P28  Struck at Abydus.  Head of Athena to right,
wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent/Rev: Nike standing left
holding wreath in right hand and cradling stylis in left arm, cornucopia below left wing.  
NGC Choice AU (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)----------------------------------------------$3,950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Philip III Arrhidaeus
(323-317 BC)  FR. 112; Price #P84  Struck at Sardes.  Head of Athena to right,
wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent/Rev: Nike standing left
holding wreath stylis, TI in left field, star below left wing.  Apparently quite rare with only
one other example having been sold in major auctions since 2000!  
NGC Choice AU (strike 5/5, surface 2/5)----------------------------------------------$3,950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Philip III Arrhidaeus
(323-317 BC)  FR. 112; Price #P178  Struck at Babylon.  Head of Athena to right,
wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent/Rev: Nike standing left
holding wreath and stylis; below left wing, AY, M to right of feet.  
NGC Choice AU (strike 3/5, surface 3/5)----------------------------------------------$3,450.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Macedonian Kingdom gold stater  ND  Philip III Arrhidaeus
(323-317 BC)  FR. 112; Price #P178  Struck at Babylon.  Head of Athena to right,
wearing crested Corinthian helmet decorated with coiled serpent/Rev: Nike standing left
holding wreath and stylis; below left wing, "AY".  
NGC Choice XF (strike 4/5, surface 3/5)----------------------------------------------$3,450.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Thracian or Scythian-Coson (Koson) gold stater  ND (after 54 BC,
circa 44-42 BC)  FR. 124  Roman consul walking left, accompanied by two lictors fore and
aft, monogram below/Rev: Eagle with spread wings standing left on scepter, clutching laurel
wreath in right talon.  RPC-1701  
NGC MINT STATE (strike 3/5, surface 4/5)-----$1,650.00
NGC MINT STATE (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-------------------------------------------$1,750.00


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ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 521-478 BC)  FR. 329 (Bodenstedt My-18)  Ram's head right/Rev: Incuse
head of Heracles.  (cats. $2500 in FR)  NGC Choice XF (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)--------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  
ND  (circa 521-478 BC)  FR. 332 (Bodenstedt My-12)  Lion's head right/
Rev: Incuse calf's head left.  Scarce  (cats. $2500 EF in Friedberg)  
NGC Choice AU (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-----------------------------------------------$1,450.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 454-427 BC)  Bearded head of Silenus right/Rev: Head of lion facing within
incuse square.  Bodenstedt-47  Very Rare type!  
NGC Choice Fine----------------------$750.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 454-427 BC)  Forepart of boar right/Rev: Head of lion right within shallow
incuse square.  Bodenstedt-41; MFA 1684; SNG vin Aulock-1694.  Rare variety!  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)--------------------------------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 412-378 BC)  Head of Ares right, wearing crested Attic helmet ornamented with
leaping griffin/Rev: Head of Amazon right, wearing ornate helmet; all within linear border
within incuse square.  Bodenstedt My-65  Fine style!  
NGC XF (strike 4/5, surface 5/5)---$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 412-378 BC)  Bodenstedt-74  Head of Artemis-Cybele facing right wearing
turreted crown/Rev: Comedic mask facing right within incuse square.  
NGC VF (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)---------------------------------------------------------$750.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND
(circa 412-378 BC) FR. 372 (Bodenstedt-My.-65)  Head of Ares right, bearded, wearing
helmet embossed with wing and griffin/Rev: Helmeted head of Amazon right, in linear square,
within incuse square.  Intriguing depiction of an Amazon, of legendary women warrior fame!  
(cats. $2500 in FR)  RARE  NGC XF (strike 4/5, surface 5/5)---------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND
(circa 412-378 BC) FR. 370 (Bodenstedt-My.-70)  Laureate head of Apollo right, with
long hair/Rev: Female head right in linear square, within incuse square.  Well struck and
attractively toned!  
NGC Choice VF (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)-----------------------------$750.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND
(circa 412-378 BC) FR. 370 (Bodenstedt-My.-70)  Laureate head of Apollo right/
Rev: Female head right.  NGC Choice VF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-----------------------$750.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND
(circa 412-378 BC)  (Bodenstedt-My.-74)  Head of Artemis-Cybele right, wearing stephane
ornamented with palmettes/Rev: Caricature mask of Daktyl or Telchin right, wearing leather cap,
in incuse square.  A rare type depicting a mask of one of the stock comedic characters of
Greek theater!  
NGC XF (strike 3/5, surface 5/5)----------------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND
(circa 412-378 BC) FR. 363 (Bodenstedt-My.-75)  Head of Artemis-Cybele right, wearing
turreted crown and pendant earring/Rev: Head of Hermes right, wearing petasus, in linear
square, within incuse square.  Beautiful obverse in high relief!  (cats. $2500 XF in FR)  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)---------------------------------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND
(circa 412-378 BC)  (Bodenstedt-My.-73)  Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet
with cheek piece turned up/Rev: Head of Artemis-Cybele right, wearing stephane; in linear frame,
within incuse square.  Struck in high relief, accentuated by light toning in the fields.  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)---------------------------------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 377-326 BC)  FR. 370  Laureate head of Apollo right/Rev: Female head
(Artemis?) right, hair tied in topknot, within square linear frame.  Bodenstedt My-95  
(cats. $2500 in FR)  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)---------------------------$950.00
NGC Choice XF (strike 4/5, surface 5/5)------------------------------------------------$995.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 377-326 BC)  FR. 356  Laureate head of Apollo right/Rev: Female head
(Artemis?) right, hair tied in topknot, within square linear frame, all within shallow incuse.  
Bodenstedt My-95  (cats. $2500 in FR)  NGC XF (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)---------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Isle of Lesbos-Mytilene electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 377-326 BC)  FR. 370  Laureate head of Apollo right/Rev: Female head
(Artemis?) right, hair tied in topknot, within square linear frame.  Bodenstedt-100.  
(cats. $2500 in FR)  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-----------------------------------$950.00

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ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia-Phocaea electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 625-522 BC)  FR. 419; Bodenstedt-Ph.-10  Bull's head to left/Rev: Quadripartite
incuse square.  (cats. $2500 XF in FR)  NGC Choice XF (strike 2/5, surface 4/5)--------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia-Phocaea electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 521-478 BC)  Bodenstedt-Ph.-32  Head of Athena left, of archaic style, wearing
Corinthian helmet pushed back on head/Rev: Quadripartite incuse square.  
Nicely centered and struck in high relief on a well-shaped flan.  RARE  
NGC Choice XF (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)-------------------------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia-Phocaea electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 477-388 BC)  FR. 422; Bodenstedt-Ph.-82  Head of Hermes left, wearing petasus,
seal behind/Rev: Quadripartite incuse square.  (BMFA-1915)  Well centered and sharply
struck from dies of lovely style!  
NGC Choice VF (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)----------$750.00
NGC Choice VF* (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)------------------------------------------------$850.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia/Phocaea electrum 1/6 Stater (Hecte)  ND  (circa 477-388 BC)
Female head to left, hair in sphendone, wearing disk earring and dotted necklace;
Behind, seal downwards/Rev: Quadripartite incuse square.  FR. 423 (cats. $2500)  
(Bodenstedt 62 a/b)   
NGC XF (strike 3/5, surface 3/5)----------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia-Phocaea electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 477-388 BC)  Head of Io left, hair bound with taenia, seal to left below neck
truncation, horn above temple/Rev: Quadripartite incuse square.  Bodenstedt. Ph-96  
NGC Choice XF (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)------------------------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia-Phocaea electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 477-388 BC)  FR. 423  (Bodenstedt Ph. 90)  Female head with seal below/Rev:
Quadripartite incuse square.  (cats. $2500 in FR)  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)-----$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia-Phocaea electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 477-388 BC)  FR. 423  (Bodenstedt Ph. 94)  Head of nymph left, wearing pendant
earring, hair confined by ampyx and ornate sphendone/Rev: Quadripartite incuse square.  
(cats. $2500 in FR)  NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-----------------------------------$950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Ionia-Phocaea electrum Hecte (Hekte or 1/6 stater)  ND  
(circa 477-388 BC)  Infant Heracles (Baby Hercules??) on all fours to left; above, head
of seal right/Rev: Quadripartite incuse square. (Bodenstedt--)  The identification of this pudgy
baby boy as the hero Heracles on this unrecorded hecte is based on a similar composition on
coins of Croton, Thebes and Cyzicus showing the infant Hercules clutching two serpents,
a scene from mythology.  EXTREMELY RARE, one of only four or five known specimens!
NGC Very Fine (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)------------------------------------------------$1,450.00

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ANCIENT ROMAN EMPIRE-gold aureus of Vespasian (69-79 AD)  RIC-1114
(Calico-682)  Struck at Lugdunum mint circa 71 AD.  Laureate head of Vespasian facing right/
Rev: Aequitas standing facing left, holding scales and scepter.  One of the "Twelve Caesars"!  
Scarce  
NGC VF (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)-----------------------------------------------$4,450.00

ANCIENT EASTERN ROMAN EMPIRE-gold solidus  ND  Marcian (450-457 AD)  
FR. 23 (RIC X-510)  Struck at Constantinople. Pearl-diademed, helmeted and curassed
bust of Marcian facing three-quarters right, holding spear over shoulder and shield decorated
with horseman motif/Rev: Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross in right hand,
star in right field.  Well struck and fully lustrous!  
NGC MINT STATE (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)-----------------------------------$1,650.00  
NGC MINT STATE (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-------------------------------------------$1,
750.00

ANCIENT EASTERN ROMAN EMPIRE-gold solidus  ND  Leo I (457-474 AD)  
FR. 25 (RIC 605)  Facing military bust/Rev: Victory standing holding long cross.  
NGC AU (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)------------------------------------------------------$1,
100.00


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ANCIENT BYZANTINE EMPIRE-gold solidus ND  Justin I (518-527 AD)  
FR. 69  Facing military bust/Rev: Angel standing holding cross.  Struck at Constantinople.
Small flan flaw (barely visible)  
NGC Mint State (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)-----------------$750.00

ANCIENT BYZANTINE EMPIRE-gold solidus ND  Maurice Tiberius (582-602 AD)  
FR. 88  Bust facing/Rev: Angel standing holding cross.  Struck at Constantinople.  
ICG AU58------------------------------------------------------------------------------$650.00


ANCIENT BYZANTINE EMPIRE-gold semissis  ND  Maurice Tiberius (582-602 AD)
FR. 90  Bust right/Rev: Victory advancing.  Struck at Constantinople!  
NGC MINT STATE (strike 3/5, Surface 4/5)--------------------------------$695.00
NGC MINT STATE (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)-------------------------------------------$750.00