Spring Sale 2020

Auction Details

Welcome to the exciting Spring Sale 2020!

The Auction takes place at 6pm on Thursday, Friday & Saturday evenings, April 30th, May 1st & May 2nd, with lot viewing taking place during the day, 10am-4:30pm, by Appointment.

Internet, Phone, Fax, eMail, Mail, and Living Online Bidding.

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Buyer’s Premiums will be added on all items as per the Terms & Conditions of the sale. Invoices will be emailed out after all sessions of the Spring Sale have concluded.

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BRUTTIUM, Kroton. c. 350-300 BC. AR Nomos1 - BRUTTIUM, Kroton. c. 350-300 BC. AR Nomos
Geoffrey Bell Auctions
(22mm, 7.78g) Eagle standing l. on olive branch. Rev: Tripod with legs terminating in lions feet; heron standing on to right. Sear
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 260.00 - 325.00
Sold for (130.00 + 26.00) x 1 = 156.00
 
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LUCANIA, Thourioi. c. 400-350 BC. AR Nomos2 - LUCANIA, Thourioi. c. 400-350 BC. AR Nomos
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(21mm, 7.71g) Helmeted head of Athena r. Rev: Bull butting r. Sear-435; gF/aVF.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 160.00 - 200.00
Sold for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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SICILY, Gela. c. 450-440 BC. AR Tetradrachm3 - SICILY, Gela. c. 450-440 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(25mm, 17.24g) Charioteer driving quadriga r., Nike flying right above, palmette with tendrils in exergue. Rev: Forepart of man-headed bull r. Sear-79
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,300.00 - 1,500.00
Sold for (300.00 + 60.00) x 1 = 360.00
 
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THESSALY, Larissa. c. 350-300 BC. AR Drachm4 - THESSALY, Larissa. c. 350-300 BC. AR Drachm
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(22mm, 5.90g) Head of the nymph Larissa facing slightly left. Rev: Horse grazing right. Sear-2124 variety; gVF/VF, irregular flan, cleaning abrasion.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 300.00
Sold for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
 
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ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. c. 250-229 BC. AR Didrachm5 - ISLANDS off CARIA, Rhodos. Rhodes. c. 250-229 BC. AR Didrachm
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(21mm, 6.48g) Mnasimachos, magistrate. Radiate hd. of Helios facing slightly r. Rev: Rose with bud to right; to left, Athena Nikephoros standing l. Se
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 1,250.00 - 1,400.00
Sold for (650.00 + 130.00) x 1 = 780.00
 
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BOEOTIA, Thebes. c. 425-400 BC. AR Stater7 - BOEOTIA, Thebes. c. 425-400 BC. AR Stater
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(22mm, 11.98g) Boeotian shield. Rev: Amphora, Q-E across lower field, all within square incuse. Sear-2384; VF, irregular flan, areas of horn silver on
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 450.00
Sold for (210.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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CARIA, Kaunos. c. 490-470 BC. AR Stater8 - CARIA, Kaunos. c. 490-470 BC. AR Stater
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Winged female figure running r., head l. Rev: Crude rectangular object (baetyl?) within incuse square. Konuk 8; VF, obv off struck; Ex: ANE.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 450.00
Sold for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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PHOENICIA, Arados. c. 137-46 BC. AR Tetradrachm9 - PHOENICIA, Arados. c. 137-46 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(28mm, 15.04g) Turreted and draped bust of Tyche r. Rev: Nike standing l., holding aplustre and palm, date and control letters in l. field, all within
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 180.00 - 225.00
Sold for (90.00 + 18.00) x 1 = 108.00
 
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ISLANDS off IONIA, Chios. c. 480-435 BC. AR Didrachm10 - ISLANDS off IONIA, Chios. c. 480-435 BC. AR Didrachm
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(17mm,7.83g) Sphinx facing left, on raised circular shield. Rev: Quadripartite incuse square. Sear-4594; Fine, obv off struck.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
Sold for (170.00 + 34.00) x 1 = 204.00
 
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IONIA, Teos. c. 510-475 BC. AR Stater11 - IONIA, Teos. c. 510-475 BC. AR Stater
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(20 mm, 11.71g) Griffin seated r., raising foreleg. Rev: Quadripartite incuse square. Sear-3512; gVF, die rust on obv; Ex: ANE.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 900.00 - 1,000.00
Sold for (450.00) x 1 = 450.00
 
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ATTICA, Athens. c. 449-404 BC. AR Tetradrachm12 - ATTICA, Athens. c. 449-404 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(22mm, 16.94g) Helmeted hd. of Athena r. Rev: Owl standing r., olive sprig and crescent behind. Dewing 1591; gVF, darkly toned, banker's mark on...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 700.00 - 800.00
Sold for (400.00) x 1 = 400.00
 
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KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander (the Great) III. 336-323 BC. AR Tetradrachm13 - KINGS of MACEDON. Alexander (the Great) III. 336-323 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(26mm, 17.24g) Lifetime issue (struck c. 324/3) Head of Herakles r., wearing lion skin. Rev: Zeus Aetophoros seated left, bee above 'M' in l...
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 260.00 - 325.00
Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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KINGS of MACEDON, time of Alexander (the Great) III – Philip III. c. 324/3-320 BC. AR Tetradrachm14 - KINGS of MACEDON, time of Alexander (the Great) III – Philip III. c. 324/3-320 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(26mm, 17.2g) Head of Herakles r., wearing lion skin. Rev: Zeus Aetophoros seated left, in left field, AP (civic) monogram below th
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 450.00
Sold for (350.00 + 70.00) x 1 = 420.00
 
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KINGS of MACEDON, Philip III Arrhidaios. 323-317 BC. AR Tetradrachm15 - KINGS of MACEDON, Philip III Arrhidaios. 323-317 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(27mm, 17.11g) Head of Herakles r., wearing lion skin. Rev: Zeus Aetophoros seated left, wreath in l. field, monogram below throne. Sear-6749 variety;
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 400.00
Sold for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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KINGS of MACEDON, Philip III Arrhidaios. 323-317 BC. AR Tetradrachm16 - KINGS of MACEDON, Philip III Arrhidaios. 323-317 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(27mm, 16.90g) Head of Herakles r., wearing lion skin. Rev: Zeus Aetophoros seated left, M in left field, Y below throne. Sear-6749 variety;
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 220.00 - 275.00
Sold for (110.00) x 1 = 110.00
 
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SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA. Alexander I (Balas). 152-145 BC. AR Tetradrachm17 - SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA. Alexander I (Balas). 152-145 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(31mm, 17.15g) Diademed head r. Rev: Zeus Nikephoros seated left; monograms to inner and outer left, P (date) in exergue. Sear-7030
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 400.00
Sold for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA, Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos). 121/0-97/6 BC, AR Tetradrachm18 - SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA, Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos). 121/0-97/6 BC, AR Tetradrachm
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(28mm, 16.39g) Diademed portrait bust of Antiochus VIII r. Rev: Zeus Uranius, draped, standing facing, head l., supporting star and holding scepter. S
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA, Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos). 121/0-97/6 BC, AR Tetradrachm19 - SELEUKID KINGS of SYRIA, Antiochos VIII Epiphanes (Grypos). 121/0-97/6 BC, AR Tetradrachm
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(28mm, 16.18g) Diademed portrait bust of Antiochus VIII r. Rev: Zeus Nikephoros seated l.; 2 monograms to outer l., monogram P below throne, all withi
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 500.00
Sold for (200.00) x 1 = 200.00
 
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MACEDON, under Roman Protectorate (First Meris). c. 167-149 BC. AR Tetradrachm20 - MACEDON, under Roman Protectorate (First Meris). c. 167-149 BC. AR Tetradrachm
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(31mm, 16.52g) Diademed and draped bust of Artemis r., in the center of ornate Macedonian shield. Rev: Club and monograms, all within oak wreath, thun
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 220.00 - 275.00
Sold for (70.00 + 14.00) x 1 = 84.00
 
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Moneyer: L. Farsuleius Mensor. 75 BC. AR Denarius21 - Moneyer: L. Farsuleius Mensor. 75 BC. AR Denarius
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(19mm, 3.82g) Diademed and draped bust of Libertas r. Rev: Warrior in biga helps togate figure into the chariot. Crawford 392/1a; aVF/gF.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 120.00
Sold for (80.00 + 16.00) x 1 = 96.00
 
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Moneyer: P. Plautius Hypsaeus. 60 BC. AR Denarius22 - Moneyer: P. Plautius Hypsaeus. 60 BC. AR Denarius
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(18mm, 4.08g) Draped bust of Leuconoe r. Rev: Jupiter in quadriga l. brandishing thunderbolt. Crawford 420/2; EF, rev mark, some polishing.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Mark Antony. 32-31 BC. AR Legionary Denarius23 - Mark Antony. 32-31 BC. AR Legionary Denarius
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(17mm, 2.82g) Legionary type. Patrae(?) mint. Praetorian galley right. Rev: LEG XVIII, aquila right between two signa. Crawford 544/33; Toned VF, roug
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (225.00 + 45.00) x 1 = 270.00
 
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Tiberius. 14-37 AD. AR Denarius24 - Tiberius. 14-37 AD. AR Denarius
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(18mm, 3.76g) "Biblical Tribute Penny" Laureate head r. Rev: Livia (as Pax) seated right, holding scepter and olive branch. RIC 30; aVF/gF.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 350.00 - 400.00
Sold for (175.00 + 35.00) x 1 = 210.00
 
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Vitellius. 69 AD. AR Denarius25 - Vitellius. 69 AD. AR Denarius
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(17mm, 3.18g) Laureate head r. Rev: Concordia seated l. holding a patera and cornucopiae. RIC 66(var); F/gF, slightly off struck.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (100.00 + 20.00) x 1 = 120.00
 
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Hadrian. 117-138 AD. AR Denarius26 - Hadrian. 117-138 AD. AR Denarius
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(18mm, 3.26g) Laureate bust r., slight drapery. Rev: Justitia seated l., holding patera and sceptre. Early issue, struck 117AD. RIC 42; gVF, nice port
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (240.00 + 48.00) x 1 = 288.00
 
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Macrinus. 217-218 AD. AR Denarius27 - Macrinus. 217-218 AD. AR Denarius
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(21mm, 3.43g) Draped bust r. Rev: Fides Militum stg., r. foot on helmet, holding standard in each hand. RIC 67; aEF, larger flan.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 240.00 - 300.00
Sold for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
 
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Diadumenian, as Caesar. 217-218 AD. AR Denarius28 - Diadumenian, as Caesar. 217-218 AD. AR Denarius
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(21mm, 3.11g) Bareheaded, draped, and cuirassed bust r. Rev: Diadumenian standing l., holding standard and scepter; two standards to right. RIC 102; g
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 280.00 - 350.00
Sold for (200.00 + 40.00) x 1 = 240.00
 
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Flavian Emperors. 69-81 AD. AR Denarius. Lot of 329 - Flavian Emperors. 69-81 AD. AR Denarius. Lot of 3
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Vespasian (3.30g) Rev: Jupiter sacrificing from patera over altar. RIC 124a; gVF/VF || Titus, as Augustus (3.05g) Rev: Tripod surmounted by a dolphin.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 280.00 - 350.00
Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) x 1 = 264.00
 
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Vespasian. 69-79 AD. AR Denarius. Lot of 230 - Vespasian. 69-79 AD. AR Denarius. Lot of 2
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(3.24g) Rev: Prow of galley r., star above. RIC RIC 108; aVF, toned (ex. ANE) || (3.43g) Rev: Victory advancing r., placing wreath on standard. RIC 52
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 270.00 - 340.00
Sold for (255.00 + 51.00) x 1 = 306.00
 
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Roman Tetrachy (293-313 AD) Group. AE Follis. Lot of 231 - Roman Tetrachy (293-313 AD) Group. AE Follis. Lot of 2
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Maximinus II, as Caesar (10.04g) Rev: Genius stg. l. Serdica mint. RIC 13b; EF, minor pitting || Maximian (9.59g) Rev: Moneta stg. l. Aquileia mint. R
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 240.00 - 300.00
Sold for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Roman Tetrachy (293-313 AD) Group. AE Follis. Lot of 232 - Roman Tetrachy (293-313 AD) Group. AE Follis. Lot of 2
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Maximinus II, as Caesar (6.87g) Rev: Genius stg. l. Heraclea mint. RIC 36; EF || Maximian (8.81g) Rev: Genius stg. l. Cyzicus mint. RIC 10b; aEF. 2 Pc
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (110.00 + 22.00) x 1 = 132.00
 
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4th Century AE Group. Lot of 633 - 4th Century AE Group. Lot of 6
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Licinius; Constantine (the Great) I - nice patina; Constantine II, as Caesar; Constantinius II, as Caesar; Constans; Valentinian I; Grades range VF -
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 240.00 - 300.00
Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) x 1 = 264.00
 
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4th Century AE Group. Lot of 634 - 4th Century AE Group. Lot of 6
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Licinius; Constantine (the Great) I; Constantine II, as Caesar - great portrait; Constantinius II - flan crack; Constans; Valentinian I; Grades range
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 240.00 - 300.00
Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) x 1 = 264.00
 
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4th Century AE Group. Siscia Mint. Lot of 435 - 4th Century AE Group. Siscia Mint. Lot of 4
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Constantine II, as Caesar; Constantius Gallus; Gratia - sharp rev; Jovian; Grades range gVF - EF. 4 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 160.00 - 200.00
Sold for (150.00 + 30.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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Later 4th Century AE Group. Lot of 736 - Later 4th Century AE Group. Lot of 7
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Constantius Gallus (x2); Julian II; Jovian (x2); Valens; Gratian; Grades range from aVF - gVF. 7 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (140.00 + 28.00) x 1 = 168.00
 
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Quality Mint State Copper - Lot of 20 British Coins37 - Quality Mint State Copper - Lot of 20 British Coins
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Catalogue value in excess of $450 USD's.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (150.00) x 1 = 150.00
 
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Quality Copper - Lot of 60 British Coins38 - Quality Copper - Lot of 60 British Coins
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Catalogue value in excess of $450 USD's.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Sold for (325.00) x 1 = 325.00
 
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Enameled British Crown, 188839 - Enameled British Crown, 1888
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Very well done, made into a broach.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 125.00
Sold for (60.00) x 1 = 60.00
 
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Lot of 2 USA $1 Gold Jewelry Pieces40 - Lot of 2 USA $1 Gold Jewelry Pieces
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Damaged as these were used for jewelry purposes at one time. 2 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 200.00 - 250.00
Sold for (220.00 + 44.00) x 1 = 264.00
 
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Empire of Iran, 1971 - Set of 5 Pure Silver Coins41 - Empire of Iran, 1971 - Set of 5 Pure Silver Coins
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In uncirculated case with COA.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 100.00 - 150.00
Sold for (160.00 + 32.00) x 1 = 192.00
 
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Australia Gold Sovereign, 186142 - Australia Gold Sovereign, 1861
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Although the coin was cleaned at one time, it's a key date and worth a premium over gold price.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 600.00 - 700.00
Sold for (525.00) x 1 = 525.00
 
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Great Britain Gold Half Sovereign, 185343 - Great Britain Gold Half Sovereign, 1853
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VF, .1177 AGW.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 350.00
Sold for (325.00 + 65.00) x 1 = 390.00
 
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Great Britain Gold Half Sovereign, 185744 - Great Britain Gold Half Sovereign, 1857
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EF, .1177 AGW.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 300.00 - 400.00
Sold for (450.00 + 90.00) x 1 = 540.00
 
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Great Britain Lot45 - Great Britain Lot
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Single row box of coins (91 pcs), mostly silver (58 pieces are 2 Shillings and larger), some nicer grades and dates. Should be viewed, no returns. 9
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 400.00 - 700.00
Sold for (425.00) x 1 = 425.00
 
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Russian Lot of Silver Coins46 - Russian Lot of Silver Coins
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1818 to 1914, better dates and grades. 7 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 550.00 - 750.00
Sold for (275.00) x 1 = 275.00
 
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United States, Morgan Dollar, 1897-O47 - United States, Morgan Dollar, 1897-O
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Graded by ANACS MS-60. A brilliant mint-state example that is scarce in uncirculated. In an old generation ANACS holder.
Bidding Has Concluded
Start Price : 750.00 | Estimates : 1,100.00 - 1,200.00
 
 
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United States, Morgan Dollar, 1900S48 - United States, Morgan Dollar, 1900S
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CCCS AU-58.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 150.00 - 200.00
Sold for (115.00) x 1 = 115.00
 
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United States Silver Dollar Lot49 - United States Silver Dollar Lot
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7 coins within date range 1889-1926, all BU. 7 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 250.00 - 350.00
Sold for (180.00) x 1 = 180.00
 
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United States Silver Dollar Lot50 - United States Silver Dollar Lot
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17 coins, good range of dates 1886-1934S. 17 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 700.00 - 800.00
Sold for (425.00) x 1 = 425.00
 
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United States Silver Dollar Lot51 - United States Silver Dollar Lot
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15 coins, 1921-1926, circulated, some repeats. 15 Pcs.
Bidding Has Concluded
Estimates : 450.00 - 500.00
Sold for (625.00 + 125.00) x 1 = 750.00
 
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