Classical Numismatic Group, London (GB)

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CNG’s Second Islamic Auction

Classical Numismatic Group present their Islamic Auction 2, a Live Sale to be held at the Bloomsbury Hotel, London, on 27 October 2022, beginning at 1 PM BST. This sale offers 330 lots with a pre-sale estimate of just over $1.7 million.

This second dedicated Islamic coin auction is highlighted by a number of rarities, including:

  • An Umayyad dinar from the “Mine of the Commander of the Faithful” dated AH 93
  • An Arab-Sasanian drachm dated AH 75, depicting the Standing Caliph
  • A unique Umayyad dirham from the mint of Bamm
  • An Umayyad dirham of Arminiya dated AH 78
  • A fine selection of rare ‘Abbasid gold dinars
  • An unpublished hexagonal Abbasid silver double-dirham
  • A dated Fatimid lead weight
  • A Kangarid dinar naming the Seven Isma‘ili Imams
  • A silver Samanid portrait medallion
  • The Ottoman Gold Imtiyaz Medal awarded to Yahya, Imam of Yemen (AD 1918-1948)
  • A Mughal “Zodiac” rupee

Catalogs for Islamic Auction 2 have been mailed and bidding is now open on the website. Click here to view all lots and place bids.

For further information about Classical Numismatic Group, visit their website.