All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1340204
CELTIC, Danube Region. Imitating Philip III of Macedon. Circa 3rd Century BC. Silver Tetradrachm (16.71 gm; 2 mm). Nicely struck on a full flan, high relief, choice extremely fine and toned.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1837 VR item #1340203
Athens. Circa 165-42 BC. Silver Tetradrachm (16.98 gm; 30 mm). Well struck on a nice broad flan, choice extremely fine and lightly toned.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1340202
THESSALY. Thessalian League. Ca. 2nd-1st centuries BC. Silver Drachm (6.15 gm; 20 mm). Lovely style, well struck from a high relief dies on excellent metal. Choice superb, extremely fine.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1340201
THRACE, Island of Thasos, 2nd-1st centuries BC. Silver Tetradrachm (16.90 gm; 31 mm). Nicely stuck on a nice broad flan. Choice extremely fine and lightly toned.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1340199
MOESIA, Istros. ca. 4th. Century BC. AR Silver Drachm (5.55 gm; 18 mm). Well struck from a high relief dies and well centered. Choice extremely fine.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1837 VR item #1340198
PONTOS, Amisos. 3rd-2nd centuries BC. AR Siglos (4.15 gm; 16 mm). Head of Hera right, wearing turreted crown / Owl standing facing, wings spread. Cf. RG 11; Cf. SNG BM Black Sea 1118-9. Lovely strike . Elegant style. Struck in high relief. Well-centered. Choice Good Extremely Fine. Lightly toned. 
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Pre AD 1000 item #1340051 (stock #ECC.silkroad)
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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1339696
THRACIAN OR SCYTHIAN Coson, after 54 BC, AV Stater (8.37 g), obi procession, rv eagle, wreath, scepter, NGC graded MS (mint state) which is the highest grade for a choice UNC. Full Luster. DIMENSION 20 mm. Nicely Strike on a broad flan. Excellent surface. CO-024
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1339695
THRACIAN OR SCYTHIAN Coson, after 54 BC, AV Stater (8.63 g), obi procession, rv eagle, wreath, scepter, NGC graded MS (mint state) which is the highest grade for a choice UNC. Full Luster. Strike: 5/5, Surface: 4/5. DIMENSION 18 mm. CO-023
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1950 item #1337690
ISLANDS off CARIA. Rhodos, Rhodes. Circa 250-190 BC. AR Drachm (2.36 gm; 15 mm). Radiate head of Helios facing slightly right / STASION, magistrate, P-O flanking stem, rose with bud to right. Ashton 297. Well struck on a nice full flan. Good Style. Choice EF. 
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1950 item #1337684
PONTOS, Amisos. 3rd-2nd centuries BC. AR Siglos (3.65 gm; 17 mm). Head of Hera right, wearing turreted crown / Owl standing facing, wings spread. Cf. RG 11; Cf. SNG BM Black Sea 1118-9. Lovely strike . Elegant style. Struck in high relief. Well-centered. Choice EF. Lightly toned. 
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1950 item #1337683
PONTOS, Amisos. Late 5th-4th century BC. AR Siglos (5.71 gm; 19mm). Aphro-, magistrate. Draped bust of Hera left, wearing ornamented stephane / Owl standing facing with spread wings; AΦ-PO across field. SNG BM Black Sea 1059-61; SNG Copenhagen 122. Nicely struck on a compact flan. Reverse a bit off-center. Small die break on obverse at 8. Well struck on excellent metal. Choice Superb EF. Lightly toned.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1950 item #1337682
KINGS of PARTHIA. Phraates II. 132-126 BC. AR Drachm (4.18 gm; 19 mm). Tambrax mint. Struck circa 128-126 BC. Short-bearded bust left wearing diadem; TAM behind / Arsakes I seated right on omphalos, holding bow; guide-lines in legend. Sellwood 16.11; Shore 50; BMC Parthia pg. 17, 15; Sunrise 272. Nicely struck on a broad flan. Choice EF. Lightly toned and rare. CO-015
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1950 item #1337681
KINGS of PARTHIA. Mithradates II. 121-91 BC. AR Drachm (4.20 gm; 20 mm). Diademed bust left / Archer (Arsakes I) seated right on throne, holding bow. Sellwood 27.1; Shore 85; Sunrise 286. Choice Extremely Fine with a great Style. Lightly toned. CO-014
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1336723
THRACIAN OR SCYTHIAN Coson, after 54 BC, AV Stater (8.43 g), obi procession, rv eagle, wreath, scepter, NGC graded MS (mint state) which is the highest grade for a choice UNC. Strike: 5/5, Surface: 5/5. DIMENSION 20mm. CO-013
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1492 item #1336722
SASANIAN KINGS. Khusrow II. 591-628 AD. AR Drachm (4.16 gm; 33 mm). SHY(Shiraz) Mint. Year 37. Bust of Khusru II right, wearing mural crown with frontal crescent, two wings, and star-in-crescent, ribbons and crescents on shoulders, stars flanking crown, double border, star-in-crescents and inscription in margin / Fire altar with ribbons, flanked by two attendants, star and crescent flanking flames, triple border. Göbl type II/3; Mochiri -; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Cf. Sunrise 981...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre AD 1000 item #1336721
SASANIAN EMPIRE. Hormozd II.  303-309 AD.  AR Drachm (3.879 gm; 26 mm). Bust right, wearing eagle crown with korymbos / Fire altar with ribbon and bust left in flames; flanked by two attendants, the left wearing winged crown with korymbos, the other wearing mural crown. Beautiful iridescent toning. Rare variety with two large dots on reverse on lower part of fire alter. SNS type Ia/3a; Göbl type I/1a var.; Paruck -; Saeedi -; Sunrise 815. Lovely style. Well struck on a nice full broad flan...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1492 item #1336720
SASANIAN KINGS. Ardashir I. AD. 223/4-240. Silver Drachm (4.24 gm; 24 mm). Mint C (“Ctesiphon”), phase 3, ca. AD 233/4-238/9. Bust of Ardashir I right, wearing diadem (type G) and close-fitting headdress with korymbos and no earflaps / Fire altar (flames 3) with diadems (type G), pellet to left of altar shaft. SNS type IIIa(4a)/3a(2b), pl. 10, 153; Göbl type III/2/2; cf Paruck 42; Saeedi 49; Sunrise 714(this coin). Boldly struck, lightly toned. Choice Superb EF...