All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1332638 (stock #3212)
Quirky bonze gibbon monkey “charm” from circa the Han Dynasty. This would have hung from a “money tree”, which was feature of Han tombs from Sichuan Province. This tradition carries on today where one will be placed in someone’s home and is believed by feng shui practioners to bring good fortune and wealth. The monkey is often depicted as a mischievous character in Chinese literature; in the context of the money tree he tries to steal the elixir of immortality...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre 1900 item #1332310
A scarce very old Chinese silver Sycee, dating to the Qing Dynasty, 19th. century or older!

This coin was purchased in China as antique in 1912, when the collector was stationed in China for East Asian Company. It weighs 31,87 grams and bears a stamp on the front.

Condition: EF, beautiful toning and never cleaned. A scarce piece in this fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Roman : Prehistorical item #1332001 (stock #festus1nj)
c. 58/9 CE

Obverse: NER WNO C in wreath tied at the bottom with a X.

Reverse: Palm branch surrounded by KAICAPOC and date LE.

In fine condition.

Weight: 2.44g; Diameter: 16.5 mm

Olive wood box, worldwide shipping and Certificate of Authenticity included.

Ships from the United States.

Bibliography:

Hendin, 653

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Porcius Festus succeeded Antonius Felix as procurator of Judea under the Roman Emperor Nero.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Currency : Pre 1492 item #1329202
Senatus Consulto
$5,995.00
A specimen of the worlds first paper money! We have three of these very rare notes in stock - all from the famous collection of SWophus Black.

China, Ming Dynasty (1368-1399)Board of revenue, 1 Kuan or 10000 cash, printed on mulberry bark paper and stamped with the red seal of emperor Hung Wu.

Renowned collector and engineer Sofus Black (1882-1960). Black was stationed in China from 1902 to 1931...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Pre 1990 item #1328011 (stock #1161)
Exquisit Nain Rug. Authentic Persian Hand Knotted 300 KPSI 4’.38"x3’22" .Fine wool with Silk Highlights . Excellent Condition . Rugs from the city of Nain have a high reputation and are very popular. Material as well as the workmanship is of highest class and the knot density is high; often more than one million knots per square meter...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Pre 1910 item #1326786 (stock #TIB-012)
JJ Oriental
$375.00
Four rare coins from Tibet with various denominations and sizes. Sizes: 2.9cm to 2.3cm.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Medals : Pre 1900 item #1325630
A solid sterling medal created by Gorham and presented in 1899 to Frances Foster at the the Roosevelt School in Providence for Excellence in Reading.The large polished 3-d medal has light wear. It measures 1-1/2" round. Marked Gorham Co. Sterling. 29.7Gr.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1321394 (stock #3118)
Lot of 20 ungraded very old Chinese coins. There are 10 Qin Dynasty (these are historically significant as the Emperor Qin Si Huang Di initiated the coin standardization that was to follow in subsequent dynasties). There are 10# Qin, 7# Eastern Han, 1# Northern Song, 1# Tang and 1# Jin. Average diameter: 2.6cm. Free shipping via Hong Kong registered airmail.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1318701 (stock #COIN-010)
JJ Oriental
Price on Request
A set of nineteen very rare Pyu silver coins. Dated 100 to 500 AD. Some coins have holes in them, probably for jewelry.For a complete description of the history and meaning of the coins,see last photo. Sizes:See the photo before the last one..
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1318052 (stock #3181)
Rare silver drachma (3.12gram) from the Silk Road State of Khwarezm/Chorasmia, Pre Islamic period circa 7th to 8th century. Obv: Head of ruler possibly King Brawik, rev: horseman with whip or sword. Minor splits at 10:00 and 2:00 respectively. Free shipping via Hong Kong registered airmail. D: 27mm. Similar to tetradrachm sold in 2014 Spinks Auction, Hong Kong.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1318047 (stock #3179)
Circa 4th to 5th century Mon silver coin (full unit) with obv: conch (sankha) and rev: Srivatsa D: 25mm. Free shipping via Hong Kong registered airmail.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : European : Pre AD 1000 item #1317962 (stock #3175)
Large (D: 35mm) coin from the Pyu city state of Sri Ksetra circa 6th century CE. Obv Bhadrapitha/rev.Srivatsa. Free shipping worldwide via Hong Kong registered airmail. Reference in last enlargement; Early Coins of Myanmar
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : European : Pre AD 1000 item #1317583 (stock #3174)
Three Xin Dynasty (3-23 CE) -coins in excellent condition. This brief reign is of historical significance as it marks the transition from the Western Han to Eastern Han Dynasty. Emperor Wang Mang was a Han noble who overthrew Western Han government and tried to institute many social and political reforms, among which was the currency system. His reign was short and apparently disastrous. These are in excellent condition, L: 5.7cm...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre 1700 item #1317409 (stock #3171)
Ensemble of Thai Tok money from Northern Kingdom of Lanna. The largest coin Is D: 5.2cm and weighs approx 70 grams (according to my kitchen scale), and is hallmarked with two sets of concentric circle stamps, Chiang Mai 1615-1768. I tested this with an aqua regis kit and it has a high silver content of about 90%. The other two coins although with no hallmark appears to be the same and are approx 22mm each...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Asian : Pre AD 1000 item #1317101 (stock #3161)
Gold stater from the brief Kidarite Kingdom circa 360 CE- 380 CE. The Kidarites were also referred to as the Red Huns, displaced the Kushans in Pakistan and Afghanistan only later to be pushed out by the Hepthalites (White Huns). Image of Kidara, founder of the Kidarites, is on one side and the seated Goddess, Ardoksho on the reverse. Very fine to extra fine condition. D: 2.3cm.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Coins : Ancient : Greek : Pre AD 1000 item #1315315
what pdx
$250.00
400-350 BC. Obv: Facing male heads, the left inverted. Rev: ISTRIH legend with sea-eagle standing left, grasping dolphin with talons; Delta beneath dolphin
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Medals : Pre 1930 item #1314777
A solid 15k gold medal presented by the Nottingham City Golf Club to the Division I winner, F.G. Adams Sept. 1926... Marked 15 625 with the letter B along with the W.J.D mark for William James Dingley.Weight 7.5grams ~7/8" round
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Numismatics : Medals : Pre 1920 item #1313723
Ca 1910 A solid sterling medal with its original box and ribbon. Marked Sterling Dieges & Clust 25 John St. NY. Etched on the obverse is SHSAA vs HPHSAA, reverse, Hammer Throw. No date is noted and the box is slightly musty. The medal measures 1-1/4" round.