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28-10-2015 – 01-01-1970

Classical Numismatic Review Vol. XL, No. 3. (Fall 2015)

Classical Numismatic Review Vol. XL, No. 3. Fall 2015

CNG has published its new catalog Classical Numismatic Review Vol. XL, No. 3. (Fall 2015). This month’s Review features 104 coins from the Greek to modern periods. 

417581: ATTICA, Athens. Circa 454-404 BC. Tetradrachm. Kroll 8; SNG Copenhagen 31; SNG München 49; Dewing 1591-8; HGC 4, 1597. EF. Struck on a broad flan.

Highlighting the Greek section are two high-grade Athenian tetradrachms of the 5th century BC, followed by a selection of tetradrachms of the Hellenistic kingdoms. 

411607: Ti. Claudius Ti.f. Ap.n. Nero. 79 BC. Serrate Denarius. Crawford 383/1; Sydenham 770a; Claudia 6; RBW 1411. EF, deeply toned, traces of underlying luster.

Several interesting denarii are available for the collectors of the Roman Republic.

413565: STUART. Charles I. 1625-1649. Halfcrown. Hartlebury Castle, Worcester mint. Bull 679 (same dies); Brooker 1137 (same dies); North 2626; SCBC 3129. EF. Struck on usual irregular flan. Very rare.

A run of silver pennies of the Kings of All England headline the British section, backed up by two rare and exquisite Civil War halfcrowns. 

405234: SELEUKID EMPIRE. Seleukos I Nikator. 312-281 BC. Tetradrachm. Pergamon mint. SC 1.1; WSM 1528; HGC 9, 23. Good VF, toned, some marks and cleaning scratches. Very rare. From the Friend of a Scholar Collection.

Additionally, in this list CNG offers the Seleukid portion of the Friend of a Scholar Collection. Assembled starting in the early 1980s and offered here as an intact set of 99 coins, this collection features many of the great rarities of the Seleukid series.

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