Two rectangular, bronze coins from the Anuradhapura period, circa 500BCE, Ceylon, depicting standing Goddess Lakshimi.. The left coin is L: 3cm/1.2in and W: 1.4cm/.5in and the one on the right is L: 3cm/1.2in and W: 1.4cm/.5in. Free shipping.
XF silver coin from Hungary under Ferdinand I - Holy Roman Emperor. 1537CE. Depicting Madonna and child and coat of arms. Diameter: 15mm and 0.6gram. Free shipping.
Zanzibar paisa, 1299 AH (1882 AD), bronze coin- diameter 25mm.
Zanzibar was the center of the of the East African slave trade, until it became a signatory of the Moresby Treaty- abolishing it in 1822. The trade continued to a lesser degree up to 1873 when Captain John Kirk told, the at that time, Sultan Barghash, a total blockade of Zanzibar was imminent, unless this practice was abandoned...
Medieval hammered silver penny, Henry the III, circa 1272-1272CE, “short cross” version. Diameter 19mm, weight 2 grams. Free shipping.
Very fine ½ rupee silver coin from Bhutan circa 1790-1820. D: 20mm.
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Three historical coins from the old Russian Empire. 1) Ivan the Terrible- silver kopek, 1553-1589, Moscow mint, W: 15mm. 2) Boris Godunov- silver kopek, 1598-1605, Moscow mint, W: 13mm. 3) Peter the Great silver kopek, 1689-1725, W: 12mm. Free shipping.
1) Beautiful medieval silver coin from Bulgaria, Ivan Alexander 1337-1371. Coin reverse: Ivan Alexander with one of his sons, co-emperor Michael Asen IV, obverse: Christ standing with outstretched arms.. D: 17mm. 1 gram. 2) Serbian coin Stefan Dushan 1331-1355. Obverse Christ enthroned, reverse Stefan and Helen holding a patriarchal cross between them. Diameter; 19mm, 1 gram. Free shipping.
Offered are US Civil War era, Confederate, fractional paper currency notes issued February 1, 1863, in the denominations of 15 cents and 25 cents.
The currency notes are marked "The Bank of the STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA" which closed in 1869, thus, ending the production of this currency...
Offered are three choice United States Morgan Silver Dollar coins dating 1887 - 1883 - 1889. They come from a Connecticut estate where they were in private ownership for over 75 years. Each coin is separately housed in a protective plastic case ensuring their present condition remains.
A bit of history:
From 1794 to 1935, the United States issued dollar coins in silver...
A beautiful Persian Tabriz carpet Mid-Century 120”x77”
Obv: Crowned King Jigme Wangchuk, rev: eight auspicious Buddhist symbols with date in center panel, text in Dzonghka - Eighth Year of the Dragon (1928). Some toning, 6 grams, D: 24mm.
restrike Maria Theresa Thaler, Silver Pendant Tribal pendant Yemin Oman, coin silver 83-85% silver from what is known about these types of coins. Originally from 1780 but were created unto the early 20th c. This pendant has silver bail for a good-sized silver chain. Weight 42G coin and is 2.75" overall all bells included one needs to be reattached.
restrike Maria Theresa ? the face is the wrong direction but the coin seems be a Thaler, Silver Pendant Tribal pendant Yemin Oman, coin silver 83-85% silver from what is known about these types of coins. Originally from 1780 but were created unto the early 20th c. This pendant has silver bail for a good-sized silver chain. Weight 60G coin and lower bail is 2.2" overall l 4"
Forty-five years after its first edition, Hendin has revised and updated this book to reflect relevant discoveries in archaeology and numismatics of ancient Israel...
A nice large silver thaler, German Braunschweig-Lüneburg-Celle 1631.
(Christian Von Minden 1611-16)
Catalog: Welter 924, Davenport 6475.
Weight: 27,82 grams
Condition: Nice VF, spotty toning and uncleaned.
A beautiful and very sharp German silver thaler, from Saxony or Sachsen 1638.
Dav 7601 (scarce in this quality!)
Condition: Finely toned, EF, flan flaw at 10, uncleaned reverse.
Weight: 28,46 grams
Ex. Danish Private Collection
HAMBURG, REICHSSTADT - FERDINAND II, 1619-1637 - Reichstaler.
obv. Castle with three towers and open doors and risen porticullis (arms of Hamburg)
with date (1-6-2-1) split between towers within circle of beads. In outer circle the legend
MONETA•NOVA•CIVITATIS•HAMBURGENSIS• and fist with tinhook
rev. Crown above double-headed eagle with value in shillings (32) on breast within
circle of beads...
A lovely chestnut brown patinated plate coin 1/2 daler 1716 from Karl the XII (1697-1718).
These platecoins are very seldomly this nice: Finely struck stamps, wonderful metal and a fine patina. Bears an old 1980s-1990s pricetag of 6800 d. kr.
Size: 10,5 cm. in diameter and weighing ca. 370 grams.
Ex Private Danish Collection.