18-07-2015 – 01-01-1970
Online Auction 6
Attractive Gold and Silver Coins of the Roman Empire at Solidus
Since the 1st of July bids can be performed on the coins of the online auction 6 by Solidus Numismatik on the auction platform EMAX. 604 lots have been selected for this auction:
Lot 28: THRAKO-SKYTHIAN DYNASTIES. Sariakos (ca. 179 – 150 BC). Drachm. Uncertain mint.
The auction starts with some nice Eastern Celtic coins and barbarian imitations of ancient coinage. It continues with Greek coins from Southern Italy, Northern Greece (beneath others some extremely rare coins from Thrako-Skythian rulers), Macedonia (beneath others extremely fine gold staters of Philipp II. and Alexander the Great), a series of attractive silver coins from the Greek Mainland (including a series of attractive coins of Athens) as well as samples of coinage from Crete and Asia Minor.
These are followed by selected Roman Provincial coins with many interesting reverse types.
Lot 260: NERO (54 – 68 AD). Aureus. 60 – 61 AD Rome.
Roman Republican and Imperial coins are represented with selected and partially extremely rare Aurei,Denarii and Antoniniani of high quality and with nice portraits.
Lot 395: CONSTANTINUS I. (307 – 337 AD). Solidus. 317 AD. Treveri.
There are many attractive Late Roman and Byzantine coins offered in bronze, silver and gold, of which a superb Solidus of Constantine I. the Great from the mint of Treveri in excellent condition deserves special mention.
Lot 568: CHINGIZID (GREAT MONGOLS). Chingiz Khan (603 – 624 H. / 1206 – 1227 or posthumously). Dinar. 62ties – 630ties H. Year and mint not legible.
Some Medieval coins from Germany, Austria and Europe can be bought as well as some selected coins and medals of Early Modern Germany, Austria and Europe, among them a few nice Talers from the Netherlands.
Finally an attractive series of Islamic coins with many rarities and a focus on the coinage of the Ottoman Empire are on display. A few nice small objects of the Classical Antiquity and the Middle Ages conclude the auction.
You may send your maximum offers before the auction– or participate in the live auction that allows you to bid on the lots in real time and influence the auction process directly, similar to a floor auction.
The live auction starts on Sunday, July 19, 2015, at 18.00 CEST
You can reach the auction on the platform EMAX following this link.
The auction can also be viewed via the platform Sixbid.
The coins can be viewed by appointment until Friday, July 17, 2015 in the office of Solidus Numismatik in Munich.
To visit the website of Solidus please click here.