Fall 2017
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
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ANCIENT CELTIC BRITAIN-Durotriges (The Belgae) gold/electrum stater  ND
(circa 60-20 BC)  S-365; VA-1235-1  Abstract head of Apollo facing right/Rev:
Disjointed horse facing left.  (Cranborne Chase type)  
NGC AU (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)---$950.00

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 Choice XF (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)--------------$950.00
NGC AU (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)---$1,250.00  NGC AU (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)---$1,250.00
NGC Choice AU (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)-------------------------------------------------$1,450.00

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 4/5, surface 5/5)----------------------------------------$1,750.00
NGC MINT STATE (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-----------------------------------------$1,750.00
NGC Choice MINT STATE (strike 5/5, surface 5/5)-----------------------------------$1,950.00

ANCIENT GREECE-Achaemenid Persia  gold daric  ND  Time of Darius I to Xerxes II
(485-420 BC)  FR. 459  Persian king in kneeling-running position right with spear and bow/
Rev: Incuse square.  Popular type coin!  
ANACS EF40---------------------------------$2,450.00

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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. 341  Forepart of winged lion left/Rev: Sphinx seated.  
Bodenstedt My-63  Well centered and crisply struck!  (cats. $2500 EF in FR)  
NGC Choice VF (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)--------------------------------------------------$750.00

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. 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 625-522 BC)  FR. 419; Bodenstedt-9  Forepart of bull facing right, head facing left,
seal behind/Rev: 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 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


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ANCIENT ROMAN EMPIRE-gold aureus ND  Tiberius (14-37 AD)  FR. 65 (C-15,
RIC-29, Calico-305a)  Struck at Lugdunum (circa 18-35 AD)  Laureate of Tiberius right/
Rev: Livia, as Pax, seated right, holding scepter and olive branch; chair with ornate legs, feet
on footstool, single line below.  One of the "Twelve Caesars" and a nice example of the famed
"Tribute penny" struck in gold!  NGC Very Fine (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)-----------------$4,950.00

ANCIENT ROMAN EMPIRE-gold aureus  ND  Nero (54-68 AD)  FR. 94 (C-118,
RIC-52, Calico-412a)  Laureate head of Nero right/Rev: Jupiter enthroned left, holding
thunderbolt and scepter.  Struck at Rome (65-68 AD)  One of the "Twelve Caesars" struck
on a broad flan with some residual luster on obverse fields.  (cats. $6000 in FR)  
NGC Very Fine (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)------------------------------------------------$4,950.00

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)-----------------------------------------------$4,950.00

ANCIENT ROMAN EMPIRE-gold aureus  ND  Marcus Aurelius (161-180 AD)  FR. 289
(C-509)  Bust right/Rev: Providentia standing.  Struck at Rome  (cats. $15000 XF in FR)  
This coin has wonderful luster and looks undergraded to me!  
NGC XF (strike 5/5, surface 3/5)------------------------------------------------------$7,500.00


ANCIENT EASTERN ROMAN EMPIRE-gold solidus  ND  Theodosius II (402-450 AD)  
FR. 16  (RIC-312)  Military bust of Theodosius II facing/Rev: Constantinopolis enthroned left,
left foot on prow, globus cruciger in right hand, scepter in left, star before, shield beside.  
Struck at Constantinople (443-445 AD)  
NGC Choice AU (strike 5/5, surface 4/5) with wonderful luster-------------------------$1,250.00

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)-----------------------------------$1,750.00  
NGC MINT STATE (strike 5/5, surface 4/5)-------------------------------------------$1,950.00

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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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------$750.00

ANCIENT BYZANTINE EMPIRE gold solidus  ND  Phocas (602-610 AD)  FR. 93  
Draped, cuirassed and bearded bust of Phocas facing, wearing crown without pendilia,
holding globus cruciger/Rev: Angel standing facing holding globus cruciger and long
staff topped by Tau-Rho cross.  Struck at Constantinople.  
NGC MINT STATE (strike 4/5, surface 4/5)---------------------------------------------$950.00