All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1286697 (stock #COIN-005)
JJ Oriental
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Two ancient bronze "coins" shaped like small bowed knives. Both have encrustation on the bronze of varied coloration including that of a a blue-green malachite color. Period: Shang Dynasty (1600-1028 BC) Sizes: One is 14.5 cm long. The other is 17.7 cm long. Condition: The coins have natural wear and small chips to their rims and encrustation due to age. Nice patina. Would make an interesting addition to any coin collection.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1285009 (stock #COIN-010)
JJ Oriental
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A set of nineteen very rare Pyu silver coins. Dated 100 to 500 AD. Some coins have holes in them, probably used for jewelry. Sizes: See photo. Condition: Natural patina.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284930
A BEAUTIFUL INDO-GREEK BRONZE COIN WITH A FINELÆY DETAILED DEPICTION OF AN ELEPHANT, GREEK RULERS OF BACTRIA, CA. 2ND.-1ST. CENTURY BC.

Unidentified larger bronze with depiction of elephant / frontal godess seated and including greek and Indian inscription.

Condition: Good VF, very nice elephant!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284877
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Menander I. Circa 165/55-130 BC.

Æ Quadruple Unit (9.12 g).

Helmeted bust of Athena right / Nike standing right, holding wreath and palm; monogram to right.

Condition: Good VF, small mark at 12 o'clock
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284875
INDO-SKYTHIANS. Azes. Circa 58-12 BC. Æ (29mm - large size).

King on horseback right, holding whip and spear / Zebu standing right; monogram and A above. Senior 92.1.

Condition: Good VF, very nice for type.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284874
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Antialkidas Nikephoros. Circa 130-120 BC. Æ (8.73 g). Indian standard. Draped bust of Zeus right, thunderbolt over shoulder / Two palms between piloi of the Dioskouroi; monogram to lower left. Bopearachchi 17C; SNG ANS 1131-3 Condition: Good VF, dark green patina, attractive!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284873
Superb Appolodotos bronze full strike on a spead, 27 mm. flan.

Greco-Baktrian Kingdom. Apollodotos I Soter. Circa 180-160 BC. Æ (27mm max).

Apollo standing facing, holding arrow and bow / Tripod; monogram to right; all within beaded rectangular border. Bopearachchi 6G; SNG ANS 364-9. Condition: Good VF, unusually nice specimen!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284872
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Menander I. Circa 165/55-130 BC. Æ Unit (3.25 g, 12h). Square module. Head of elephant right, wearing bell; A below / Club of Herakles; monogram to left, “stra” in Kharosthi to right.

Bopearachchi 28J; SNG ANS 932-3.

Condition: Good VF, brown patina
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284868
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Philoxenos Aniketos. Circa 125-110 BC. Æ (8.36 g).

Tyche standing left, raising right hand, holding cornucopia in left / Bull standing right.

Bopearachchi 10E; SNG ANS 1204; HGC 12, 274.

Condition: Nice VF.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284863
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Polyxenos. Circa 110-105 BC. Æ Unit (8.32 g.). BASILEWS EPIFANOUS SWTHROS POLUXENOU, draped bust of Athena right, wearing crested helmet adorned with bull's horn / “Maharaja praca/chasa tratara/sa Palikinasa” in Karosthi, aegis; monogram below.

Bopearachchi Série 3B.

Near VF, black patina.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284862
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Heliokles II. Circa 90-75 BC. Æ Unit (6.34 g.).

Diademed and draped bust right / Indian elephant standing left; monogram in exergue. Bopearachchi Série 7. cf. SNG ANS 1155.

. Condition: VF, brown patina and nice metal. Rare!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1284857
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Agathokleia & Strato I. Circa 105-85/0 BC.

Æ Quadruple Unit (8.21 g.). Square module.

Helmeted and draped bust of Athena right / Herakles seated facing slightly left, leaning on rock outcropping, holding club set on knee; monogram to left.

Bopearachchi 3A; SNG ANS 983-985.

Condition: VF, brown patina. Rare!
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1283494
BAKTRIA, Indo-Greek Kingdom. Menander I Soter. Circa 155-130 BC. Æ (22mm, 8.36 g.). Indian standard.

Helmeted and draped bust right / Nike advancing right, holding wreath and palm front; monogram to right.

Bopearachchi 36G; SNG ANS 961-2.

Condition: Good VF, superb patina, very unusual preservation
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Medals : Pre 1930 item #1278689
Interesting antique firemen's medal dated October 4-5-6 1923. Very nice fireman artwork on the medallion portion. While fire medals are not particularly rare this one is also notable as it has the ribbon and cockade which are normally all long gone. As can be seen in the images the red ribbon has some damage and the MEMBER bar to the top of the ribbon needs a couple of stitches to reattach to the cockade...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1272668 (stock #2889)
Beautiful circa 600CE Pyu coin with srivatsa (temple) and celestial symbols and rising sun, on reverse 1/2 unit sterling quality silver. This coin has been punctured and at one time had small silver loop soldered to it. These are still in use amongst the hilltribes in the Golden Triangle as jewelry ornaments. D: 1.1cm see last enlargement for reference to the closest one I could find.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : North American : Canada : Pre 2000 item #1270679 (stock #7091)
This is a mint-in-box condition sought after Canada sterling silver proof 25 cent quarters Millennium coin set in the original case with the seldom found box. This set includes the gold-stamped corrugated 13 x 5-3/4" box, the original foam protective bag for the case, the gold hardbody fitted case, the oval accordion style descriptive letter of authenticity, and the twelve encapsulated monthly frosted proof coins. A beautiful, high class collector's item or stunning gift...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : North American : Canada : Pre 2000 item #1270673 (stock #7090)
A beautiful set of sterling silver frosted proof encapsulated coins depicting the Cats of Canada, from the Royal Canadian Mint's Discovering Nature series. This set includes the green papered graphic box, the fitted plush-coated platform, the four encapsulated coins, the foam liner, the decorative booklet and the original cardstock sleeve. This 6-1/4 x 6-1/8" set is in mint-in-box condition. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Currency : Contemporary item #1270670 (stock #7089)
A beautiful near mint in box set of two Canada $10 uncirculated bank notes in a padded book-style display binder, a great descriptive booklet and the original 7-3/4 x 7-3/4" box. Issued by the bank of Canada, it shows the $10 bill through the ages and compares the 1986 and 2001 issues in a limited edition of 50,000. The padded black binder has the encased banknotes in plastic in a double-sided page-style holder for viewing both sides...