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ROMAN COINS.

Republican Denarius.

1 Anonymous issue S. 64 BC 189-179 Roma r. / Dioscuri charging r. GVF
£60
2 C.Coelius Caldus S.196 BC 104 Roma l. / Victory in biga GVF
£110
3 L. Rustius S.320 BC 76 Helmeted head of young Mars /




Ram stg r. VF, dark tone
£80
4 Q.Cassius Longinus S.391 BC 55 Male head - genius of the Roman




people / Eagle. GVF++, off-centre
£140
5 M.Mussidius S.495 BC 42 Diad. Hd of Concordia / shrine




of Venus Cloacina. VF, darkish
£85

Imperial Denarius.

Octavian BC 30-29


6
S.1560 Laureate head of Actian Apollo. / Emperor




with yoke of oxen. VF/+
£180

Vitellius AD 69


7
S.2201 Laureate hd r. / Tripod lebes XV Vir Sacr Fac
£235







Vespasian AD 69-79


8
S.2287 Laureate hd r. / eagle stdg facing on garland




base, head left. COS VII GVF
£75

Titus AD 79-81


9
RSC 161 Laureate hd r. / emp. Std on curule chair. GVF+
£135







Domitian AD 81-96


10
S.2729 var Rev - Minerva with spear & shield :




IMP XIII COS XII CENS PPP GVF
£60
11
S.2738 Rev - Winged Minerva with javelin and




shield. IMP XXII COS..... VF, rev wkr
£20

Hadrian AD 117-138


12
S.3465 Laur. hd r. / Concordia enthroned, holding




patera. PMTrP Cos II. GVF+
£80
13
S.3527 Laur. hd r. / Victory holding trophy. GVF+
£85
14
S.3529 Laur. Hd r. / Galley rowed left, with sail and




cabin at stern. GVF
£90

Aelius AD 136-138


15
S.3973 TrPotCos II, Felicitas stdg left. GVF
£250

Antoninus Pius AD 138-161


16
S.4067 Laur. Bust r. / Annona with corn-ears. F/GF
£10

Faustina. AD 141


17
S.4582 Draped bust r. / Ceres stdg l., with corn-ears




and long torch. GVF
£60

Lucilla AD 164


18
RIC 791 Draped bust r. / Vota publica in wreath GVF
£90







Faustina Junior AD 161-175


19
S.5254 Draped & diademed bust r. / Hilaritas,




stdg l., with long palm & cornucopiae.VF+
£50

Crispina AD 180-182


20
S. 5999 Draped bust r. / Dis genitalibus. Altar. VF, dk
£130







Julia Domna AD 202


21
S.6606 Draped bust r. / Isis stdg r with infant Horus
£70

Julia Soaemias AD 220-222


22
S.7719 Draped bust r. / Venus Caelestis GVF+
£55

Macrinus AD 271-218


23
S. 7361 Laur. & draped bust r. / Providentia. GVF/+
£155







Julia Maesa AD218-220


24
S.7756 Draped bust r. / Pudicitia seated. GVF+
£45

Julia Mamaea AD 221-222


25
S.8217 Draped bust r. / Vesta with a palladium EF
£52

Maximinus AD235-238


26
S.8316 Laur. & dr. Bust r. / Salus Augusti




Salus, std enthroned. VF
£53

Antoninianus, heavy silver issue.

Gordian III AD 238-244


27
S.8660 His bust r. / Securit Perp. Securitas stdg. VF+ £17 £17

Macrianus AD 260-261


28
S.10798 His bust r. / Aequitas stdg l., holding




scales & cornucopiae. VF, obv sl wkr
£165

Gallienus AD 253-268


29
RIC. 385 Liberalitas Augg. GVF/+
£28

Antoninianus, base issue.

Gallienus AD 253-268


30
S. 10224 Head r. / Germanicus Max V VF, darkish




Struck in Cologne (AD 257/8)
£25
31
S. 10224 Head l. / Germanicus Max V; heavy silver




Struck in Cologne (AD 257) GVF
£65
32
S.10369 Heavily silvered - Venus stdg l. With




helmet and sceptre. GVF+
£35

Salonina. (Wife of Gallienus) AD 253-268


33
S. 10681 Pudicitia Aug. Modesty Stdg, facing. GF+
£12







Postumus AD 260 - 269


34
S 10979 Providentia. Struck in Cologne. GF++, rev wkr
£15

Victorinus AD 269-271


35
S. 11176 Pietas Aug; a little ragged, but sharp bust
£12
36
S.11179 Salus Aug. Salus stdg r., feeding snake. GVF
£20

Tacitus AD 275-276


37
S.11807 Salus Aug. Salus stdg r., feeding snake. AVF
£25

Probus AD 276-282


38
S.11992 Mars Victor. Touch of silvering GVF++
£26
39
S.11993 Virtus Probi Aug / Marti Pacif. XXI in ex. GF+
£12

Numerian AD 283-284


40
S.12224 Virtus Augg Emp & Carus XXI GVF++, silvrg
£80
41
S.12247 Radiate bust r. / Mars Victor. GVF/+
£75

Carausius AD 287-293


42
as S. 13532 Contemporary imitation - SAL--; pax-type




figure stdg l. Clear obv legend. GF+
£40

Allectus AD 293-296


43
S. 13811 Laetitia stdg l. with anchor. GF, rev wkr
£20
44
S. 13834 Providentia Aug. GVF, green patina
£57







Maximian AD 286-305


45
S.13115 Concordia Augg Diocletian & emp. XXI VF/+ £15 £15

Follis, and other base issues.

Licinius I AD 308 - 324


46
S. 15191 Genio Pop Rom, struck in Trier PTR GVF/+
£25

Licinius II AD 317 - 324


47
S. 15223 Iovi Conservatori, Jupiter stdg l. SMNA VF/+
£18

Constantine I, the Great. AD 307 - 337


48
S. 16046 Soli Invicto Comiti, struck in London. PLN




GEF, nicely brown. (ex-hoard)
£45
49
S. 16060 Soli Invicto Comiti, struck in Trier, PTR




GEF, lovely tone; one of 4. (ex-hoard).... @
£35
50
S. 16063 Soli Invicto Comiti, ATR (Trier), smaller flan
£15
51
S. 16074 Soli Invicto Comiti SARL (Arles), as above
£15
52
S. 16267 Providentiae Augg, Camp-gate SMANTG
£12
53
S. 16306 Virtus Augg, Camp-gate. VF
£10
54
S. 16490 Urbs Roma - twins and she-wolf. GVF++
£15

Helena AD 324 - 329


55a
S.16623 Mother of Constantine. Securitas Rei




Publice. SMKA (Cyzicus). VF/+
£18

Galeria Valeria AD 308-311


55 AE follis S.14592 Her bust r. / Venus stdg l. & apple SMTS
£70

Romulus AD 309


56 Follis S.15049 His bare head r. / Domed hexastyle temple




Aeternae Memoriae. VF / + Rare
£325

Crispus AD 317-326


57 Follis S. 16725 Beat Tranquiltas. LONDON mint PLON




Altar Votis XX; GVF+, nicely dark
£32
58 Follis S. 16726 Beat Tranquiltas. LONDON mint PLON GVF




similar to above, but obv bust has no spear
£35

Constantine II, Caesar AD 337-340


59 Billon Centenionalis S. 17284 Heavily silvered. Bust l. / Virtus Exercit. EF
£85

Constantius II Augustus AD 337-361


60 Billon light maiorina S.18208 Diad. & cuir. Bust / Fel Temp Reparatio
£15

Vetranio AD 350


61 Billon light maiorina S.18903 Laur. Etc bust r. / Emperor stdg left




Concordia Militum. GVF, quite sharp
£180

Diocletian AD 284-305


62 Follis S. 12760 Genio Populi Romani; the genius stdg l. with




patera & cornucopiae. VF/+.
£25

Maximian AD 286-305


63 Follis S. 13237 Genio Populi Romani; the genius stdg l. with




patera & cornucopiae. VF/+.
£25
64 Follis S. 13392 Providentia Deorum Quiess Augg. Post-




abdication issue (AD 305-7). GVF
£25
Dupondius, As, Sestertius, etc.

Augustus & Agrippa BC 10


65 Dupondius S.1730 Busts of emperors, facing away; crocodile




above Col Nem NF, rev wkr (Nimes)
£45

Hadrian AD 117-138


66 As S. 3671 .... Virtus Aug. S - C GF++
£40

Antoninus Pius AD 138-161


67 Sestertius S.4168 Laur. Head r. / Emperor in triumphal




quadriga. VF, rev wkr
£75


EGYPT - Alexandria Diocletian


68 Billon tetradrachm S.4787 His bust r. /Spes (Elpis) walking with flower.
£14

EGYPT - Alexandria Galba


69 Billon tetradrachm S. 4355 Laureate head r., LB by chin / figure stdg.




Larger flan (25mm diameter). GF+
£40







Cheap Lots.



L1

Ten various 3rd/4th Century smaller bronze




coins, GFine and/or better. .......
£50
L2

100 small bronzes, mostly identifiable, found




in Eastern Europe .......
£100
L3

80+ small bronzes, (minims, etc) found in an




antique shop in 1960s; shown to Dr Kent




at BM in 1973, who declared them to be




of North African origin.
£80












GREEK COINS.

Black sea area - Apollonia



G1 Pontika S.1534 Silver drachm - Gorgon's head facing with




protruding tongue / Anchor. AEF, sharp
£85

Cappadocia.



G2 Ariobarzanes I S.7302 Silver drachm. His diademed head r. /




Athena standing, legends either side. 69 BC
£100

Corinthia.



G3 Corinth S. 2626 var. Silver stater Head of Athena r. , cap before /




pegasus, the winged horse. VF
£150
G4 Corinth S.2626 var. Silver stater Head of Athena r. Small horse




before / Pegasus r. GF++ 350-306 BC
£90

Illyria & Greece.



G5 Epeirote Republic S.1996 Silver drachm; Head of Zeus r. / Eagle




standing between legends. GVF, obv sl off
£80
G6 Epeirote Republic S.1996 Another, as above, but different dies : Head




of Zeus Dodonalos r. / Eagle between




APEI - POTON, in oak wreath. GVF
£110

Illyria & Central Greece.



G7 Thebes BC.371 S. 2395 Silver stater - Boetian shield / amphora with




KV EE aside. (attempted piercing) VF/+
£235
G8 Thebes BC.371 S. 2396 Silver hemi-drachm, similar to above. AVF
£50
G9 Damastion S. -- Bronze AE 20. Diademed Hd.l. / Tripod. AVF
£25

Italy - Metapontum



G10 Metapontion S.415 Silver stater. Helmeted bust r. / ear of corn,




with legends. VF, obv sl wkr. 350-330 BC
£100

Macedonian Kingdom



G11 Alexander the Great S. 6730 Silver drachm. Head of Herakles / Zeus VF
£52
G12 Autonomous issue BC 185-168 Crowned head r., Tripod. Bronze issue AVF
£25

Macedonian Cities.



G13 Akanthos. S.1273 var. Archaic period. Silver tetrobol. Forepart of




a bull / tri-partite lines. VF/+ 510-480 BC
£100

Parthian Kingdom



G14 Gotarzes I S.7382-7 Silver drachm. His bust l. / Archer. VF/+
£40

Seleukid Kingdom



G15 Seleukis & Pieria S. 5874 Silver Tetradrachm. Laodikeia. Turreted bust




of Tyche right / Zeus enthroned. GVF/+
£190
G16 Antiochus VII S.7096 Silver drachm; diademed bust right, / Nike




advancing to the left. GVF/+
£60

BYZANTINE COINS.
B1 Anastasius I S.41 Half Follis (K), small module. AVF, obv wkr
£15
B2 Maurice Tiberius S.533 Follis of Antioch. Facing bust / M. VF
£25
B3
S.533 Another, as above, similar. AVF/VF
£20
B4 Anonymous S. Tenth Follis, large X / off-centre GF
£10
B5 Heraclius S.795 Silver hexagram. Heraclius & his son / Cross




on globe above three steps. VF.




Found in a field in Rainham !! With details
£60
B6 Manuel I S.1957 Electrum asprontachy. Scyphate bronze




issue. Bust of Christ / Virgin & Manuel. VF
£15