NGC Ch AU 5/5-3/5. Ionia, Miletus. Alexander the Great Tetradrachm. Greek Silver Coin. NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 3/5. / Rev: AΛEΞANΔPOY, Zeus enthroned left, right leg drawn back, feet on ground line, eagle in right hand, scepter in left; star above lion standing left looking back above MI monogram left field, monogram under throne.
Certification:NGC AncientsAU 5/5, 3/5. KYMAIΩN, horse standing to right, its left foreleg raised, a one-handled cup below; ΣEYΘHΣ in exergue; all within laurel wreath. Silver Tetradrachm (35 mm, 16.22 gm).
Uncertain city. Ca. 650-550 BC. EL 12th stater or hemihecte (8mm, 1.16 gm). NGC Choice AU 5/5 - 5/5. Two flowers with cris-crossed stems(?). Among the earliest coinage. Unpublished in standard references.
Roman Empire. Antoninus Pius (AD 138-161). Calicó 1527. (7.29 gm). ANTONINVS AVG-PIVS P P TR P XVII, bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius right, seen from behind / CO-S-IIII, Antoninus, togate, standing facing, head left, globe outward in right hand, scroll in left.
Greek city of Athens in Attica Greece. Athenian democracy was established in 508 BC under Cleisthenes following the tyranny of Isagoras. The peak of Athenian hegemony was achieved in the 440s to 430s BC, known as the Age of Pericles.
AD 81-96, Roman Empire, Domitian, AR Denarius (18mm, 3.48g) NGC Ch AU , Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5. Bust right. Rev. Minerva on prow; owl. Super pleasing coin, sharply struck and perfectly centered. Office: 1- 303-471-6074.
The Athenian population remained very much in the minority within the city. An Athenian rescue expedition led by strategist (and later historian) Thucydides had to settle for securing Eion and could not retake Amphipolis, a failure for which Thucydides was sentenced to exile.
D.42 BC, L. Cassius Longinus, AR Denarius, Legate P. Lentulus Spinther, (18mm, 3.87g) NGC Ch AU , Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5. Crawford 500/5. Sydenham 1305. Deeply struck and beautifully toned with iridescent hues of blue and red.
This is a BeautifulANCIENT ROMAN SOLID GOLD SOLIDUS COINfrom the EASTERN ROMAN EMPIRE! The reverse features a Valentinian standing, facing right, holding a globe surmounted by winged Victory over subdued captive.
Despite early success, Mithradates was outclassed by the successive Roman generals Cotta, Lucullus and Pompey. Over the course of ten years, great devastation was wrought on Pontos, which eventually in 65 BC was declared by Pompey to be a Roman province.
<p align="left">CIMMERIAN BOSPOROS, Pantikapaion. Circa 310-304/3 BC </p><br><p align="left">AE 20 mm, 7 Grams</p><br><br><p align="left">Head of bearded Pan (Satyr) right / </p><br><p align="left">ПАN, Forepart of griffin left; below, fish (sturgeon) left. </p><p>PANTIKAPAION AE 21 IN AU PLUS GRADE! CNG XF SOLD FOR $425 PLUS BUYER FEE YEARS AGO! THIS COIN IS RARELY SEEN IN THIS STATE OF PRESERVATION! BEAUTIFUL!</p>
JULIA DOMNA, wife of Septimius Severus. References: C 106 var. (without crescent on Luna's head). BMC Caracalla 8. RIC Caracalla 379a var. During this trip, Caracalla was assassinated and succeeded (briefly) by Macrinus.
Each sacrifice was followed by theatrical performances. Later emperors held celebrations in AD 88 and 204, after intervals of roughly 110 years. rv hippopotamus. Roman Empire. They involved sacrifices to the underworld gods over three consecutive nights.
AD 217-218, Macrinus, AR Denarius (20mm, 3.47g) NGC Ch AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 5/5. Bust right / Providentia at column. Littleton, CO 80161. P.O. Box 2811. Aspen Park Ancient Coins. When you deal with APAC, you dealdirectly with Evan Gale, sole owner and a professional numismatist for more than 30 years.
Silver Tetradrachm 24 mm (16.86 grams) Struck circa 440-404 B.C. Greek city of Athens in Attica Greece. Certification: NGC Ancients AU Strike: 5/5 Surface: 4/5 4373042-006. Owl standing right, head facing, crescent and olive sprig behind, all within incuse square.
"Germania Capta". Significant wars were fought in Britain, where his general Agricola attempted to conquer Caledonia (Scotland), and in Dacia, where Domitian was unable to procure a decisive victory against king Decebalus.
AMAZINGLY STRUCK AND LUSTROUS AEGINA STATER in NGC CHOICE AU 5/2! Very tough to find an Aegina stater with all flippers of the tortoise on the flan! We see that worse quality Aegina Staters are priced way higher than this coin, so we will be raising the price soon.