21-02-2018 – 01-01-1970
Fixed Price List February
Atlas Numismatics Publishes their Newest Fixed-Price List
Atlas Numismatics has updated their website with 903 new coins, medals, and tokens at fixed prices.
Very Rare Mnaieion of Arsinoe II
1048385: Greek. Ptolemaic Kings of Egypt. Arsinoe II Philadelphos. (Wife of Ptolemy II, died 270/268 BC). Struck ca. 253/2 -246 BC. AV Mnaieion – ‘Oktadrachm’. NGC Ch. AU (Choice About Uncirculated). Strike 5/5 Surface 4/5 Fine Style. Alexandria mint. 27.75gm. Veiled head of the deified Arsinoe II right; above, tip of a lotus scepter; Double cornucopia bound with fringed diadem. Svoronos 486; Olivier & Lorber dies 1/1; SNG Copenhagen -. One of only five known with the M control, extremely rare. Superb strike, surfaces, and luster and a very rare variety. Ex CNG Inventory 912350; ex Dionysus Collection. Includes original collector’s ticket noting a retail price of $37,500 ((September 2012). $35,500.
Gorgeous City View 12 Ducats Medal
1047886: Austria. Vienna. (1843-56) AV Medallic 12 Ducats. NGC PR63UCAM (Ultra Cameo). By Konrad Lange. 42mm. 41.77gm. SALVATOR MVNDI. Nimbate half-length bust of Christ left / SVB VMBRA ALARVM TVARVM. City view of Vienna, small crowned double-headed eagle above, MVNVS REIPVBLICAE VIENNENSIS on cartouche below flanked by Arms. Unger 23. Superb cameo contrast, wonderful eye appeal. $22,500.
Unique Prussia 8 Ducats
1046513: German States. Prussia. Friedrich Wilhelm I. (Soldier King, 1713-1740). 1721 L. AV 8 Ducat. PCGS MS63. By Christian Friedrich Lüders, (Mintmaster at Berlin, 1702-1742). Berlin. 37mm. 27.85gm. FRID WILH D G REX BORVSS EL BRAND. Armored bust with sash, right, signed ‘L’ within truncation of arm / NACH DEM/ STETTIN/ SAMBT DEM DISTRICT/ ZWISCHEN DER ODER/ UND DER PEHNE/ VON DEN SCHWEDEN/ AN PREUSSEN/ CEDIERET WORDEN,/ HABEN DIE UNTERTHANEN/ IHRE HULDIGUNG/ GELEISTET,/ DEN 10 AVG / 1721. Inscription on twelve lines, date below. KM 200; Friedberg 2351.Superb prooflike choice mint state. Ex. Killisch von Horn Collection (Adolph Hess, Frankfurt, 1904, Lot 2464), hammer price 500 Marks Ex. Galerie des Monnaies/Spink (Auction 19, November 1977, Lot 1462). $67,500.
Gold ‘Bonnie Prince Charlie’ Medal, Ex-J. P. Morgan
1048356: Great Britain. Scotland. Charles Edward Stuart ‘Bonnie Prince Charlie’. (1720-1788). Ca. 1750. AV Medal. PCGS SP63. By T. Pingo. 52mm. 74.11gm. PRINCE CHARLES EDWARD STUART. Bare head right / SEMPER ARMIS NUNC/ ET INDUSTRIA. Charles in highland dress standing left, extending hand to Scotia standing right, holding spear and resting hand on shield; cornucopia on ground between; to left, Unicorn seated right on plinth; castle and ships in background. Eimer 626; Woolf 64.1 (unlisted in gold); Pingo 6; MI 656/360 (unlisted in gold). Ex Property of a Gentleman (Sotheby’s New York, 8 December 1992), lot 193, purchased from I. Snyderman (Art Trading Company), 16 January 1959; J. Pierpont Morgan Collection; reportedly also ex Thomas Fortune Ryan Collection. Housed in an oversized holder. $22,500.
Lion of Saint Mark
1048247: Italian States. Venice. 1848-V. AR 5 Lire. NGC MS65. Venice. REPUBBLICA VENETA. Lion of St. Mark to left in linear circle, date 22 MARZO 1848 in lower margin / UNIONE – ITALIANA. 5 / LIRE. 2-line inscription in wreath. KM 804. We note that a NGC MS65 example of the date and type realized $6462 including the Buyer’s Premium in January, 2017. Attractive cabinet patina. $5,750.
Current and Upcoming Events
Atlas will be attending the following numismatic conventions. Please stop by and say hello if you have a chance.
Whitman Spring Expo
March 22 – March 25, 2018
Baltimore Convention Center, Table #TBD
Chicago Coin Expo 2018
April 18 – April 21, 2018
The Palmer House Hotel, 4th Floor Exhibition Hall, Table #45
17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL
Long Beach Expo
June 14-16, 2018
Long Beach Convention Center, Table #745,
Long Beach, CA
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