Classical Numismatic Group

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02-05-2018 – 01-01-1970

Electronic Auction 420

Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 420

CNG’s Electronic Auction 420 features 696 lots closing on 9 May 2018, beginning at 10 AM ET.

Lot 110: Kings of Macedon. temp. Antigonos I Monophthalmos – Lysimachos. Tetradrachm, circa 310-290 BC, uncertain mint in western Asia Minor. From the Colin E. Pitchfork Collection. Apparently unique. VF. Estimate: $200.

This sale presents another strong offering of Greek coinage, including further selections of Alexander-type issues from the Colin Pitchfork Collection, …

Lot 283: Baktria, Greco-Baktrian Kingdom. Diodotos I Soter, circa 255-235 BC. In the name of Antiochos II of Syria. Stater. Mint A (near Ai Khanoum). Good VF, typical test cut on head. From the David Nelson Collection. Estimate: $1,000.

… additional bronze and silver issues from the Belgica Collection, and another group of Thessalian coinage from BCD. Later on, Oriental Greek and Central Asian collectors can bid on a number of coins from the David Nelson Collection, …

Lot 370: Roman Republic. Anonymous. Didrachm, circa 235 BC, Rome mint. VF. From the Andrew McCabe Collection. Estimate: $1,000.

… and Roman Republican enthusiasts have another chance to bid on rare coins from the impressive Andrew McCabe Collection. 

Lot 557: Plantagenet. Henry II., 1154-1189. Penny. Short Cross type, class Ib1. Wilton mint. Struck in the name of Henry II, 1180-circa 1182. VF, toned, obverse double struck, flan bent. Ex 1970 Gisors (Eure) Hoard. Estimate: $100.

The sale concludes with another offering of short cross pennies from the 1970 Gisors (Eure) Hoard, followed by the usual array of group lots.

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