20181127

ISLAMIC/Umayyad; Hisham b. 'Abdal-Malik CE 724-743 هشام بن عبد الملك


AR Dirham 25 mm, 2.92 g, 3h, Wasit mint AH 123/CE 740-741

Album 137

20181124

GREECE/Seleucid; Antiochos III BCE 222-187


AE 11 mm, 1.45 g, 12h, Antioch mint.

SC 1055 (no controls visible)

 
O: Laureate hd r., of Antiochos III as Apollo, dotted border

R: ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ (on r.) ANTIOXOY (on l.)  Apollo stg l., testing arrow

 
controls none visible. 



Ex: MNL Collection

GREECE/Seleucid; Antiochos III BCE 222-187


AE 15 mm, 3.98 g, 12h, Sardes mint.

SC 983.6  (barbarous style)
HSC 518  (R1-R2)
O: Laureate hd of Apollo r., with corkscrew curls.

R: [ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ ](on r.) ANTIOXOY (on l.)  Apollo stg l., testing arrow and resting elbow on tall tripod. 

controls none visible. 



Ex: MNL Collection

20181110

GREECE/Seleucid; Antiochus VII BCE 139-129


AE 10 mm, 1.35 g, Antioch mint

SC 2069, HSC 1106 (R1)

O: Ships ram left.

R: [ΒΑΣΙΛΕΩΣ] ANTIOXOY, Pilei surmounted by stars.


Ex: MNL Collection

GREECE/Seleucid; Alexander I Balas BCE 152-145


AE 14 mm, 3.48 g 12h  Antioch mint

SC 1791.1  

O: hd of Dionysus r. dotted border


R: BAΣΙΛΕΩΣ above AΛΕΞANΔPOY below, elephant, monograms.



Ex: MNL Collection

20181108

SPAIN; Alfonso X el Sabio CE 1252-1284

Bi Noven or Dinero Burgales, 18 mm, 0.86 g, 5h Sevilla mint, c. CE 1252-1258

Cayon 1152

O (on the right): MONETA CASTELLE, castle depicted with S mintmark beneath

R (on the left): ET LEGIONIS lion left.

20181101

SPAIN; Alfonso I de Aragon el Batallador CE 1104-1134



Bi. Dinero, 1.02 g, 17 mm, Toledo mint

Cayon 937

O: ANFVS REX bust left.
R: TOLETA with large + in center and stars in the second and fourth quarters (photo depicts coin off by about 90 degrees)