KINGS of BAKTRIA, GRECO-BAKTRIAN KINGS. DEMETRIOS I. Circa 200-185 BC. AE Triple Unit (30mm, 12.54 g, 12h). Head of elephant right, wearing bell around neck / Kerykeion; monogram to inner left. Bopearachchi Serie 5E; SNG ANS 209-211. EF, dark brown patina, slight double striking, very minor smoothing.

KINGS of BAKTRIA, GRECO-BAKTRIAN KINGS. DEMETRIOS I. Circa 200-185 BC. AE Triple Unit (30mm, 12.54 g, 12h). Head of elephant right, wearing bell around neck / Kerykeion; monogram to inner left. Bopearachchi Serie 5E; SNG ANS 209-211. EF, dark brown patina, slight double striking, very minor smoothing.

INDO-SCYTHIAN KINGDOM IN PAKISTAN, MAUES, 90-57 BC. AE27. Mitchiner 2196, Sear _. Elephant hd. wearing bell r./BASILEOY MAUEU, caduceus. VF. Scarce, not the usual similar Baktrian issue of Demetrios.

INDO-SCYTHIAN KINGDOM IN PAKISTAN, MAUES, 90-57 BC. AE27. Mitchiner 2196, Sear _. Elephant hd. wearing bell r./BASILEOY MAUEU, caduceus. VF. Scarce, not the usual similar Baktrian issue of Demetrios.

MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AR tetradrachm (16.78 gm). Odessus, ca. 280-200 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress / Zeus seated on throne left, holding scepter and eagle.

MACEDONIAN KINGDOM. Alexander III the Great (336-323 BC). AR tetradrachm (16.78 gm). Odessus, ca. 280-200 BC. Head of Heracles right, wearing lion skin headdress / Zeus seated on throne left, holding scepter and eagle.

Greek, minted in Ephesus, Asia Minor Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying Alexander the Great, 306-281 B.C., Issued by King Lysimachus of Thrace

Greek, minted in Ephesus, Asia Minor Tetradrachm (Coin) Portraying Alexander the Great, 306-281 B.C., Issued by King Lysimachus of Thrace

Silver stater: Athena (reverse), 350-338 BC Greece, Corinth, 4th Century BC.

Silver stater: Athena (reverse), 350-338 BC Greece, Corinth, 4th Century BC.

EUBOEA. Histiaea. Ca. 3rd-2nd centuries BC. Lot of two (2) AR tetrobols. Both of type wreathed head of nymph Histiaia right / Nymph seated right on stern of galley; wing on side of ship; below, trident head left.

EUBOEA. Histiaea. Ca. 3rd-2nd centuries BC. Lot of two (2) AR tetrobols. Both of type wreathed head of nymph Histiaia right / Nymph seated right on stern of galley; wing on side of ship; below, trident head left.

The famous "Poor Widow's Mite" bronze leptons of Alexander Jannaeus 103-76 BC. Seleucid anchor, Greek "BASILEWS ALEXANDPOY" / wheel with 8 ray-like spokes, Hebrew "Yehonatan the King." Minted during the 1st Century BC but circulated during the time of Christ. They are referred-to in the Gospel of Luke 21:1-4. These leptons were the smallest and lowest denomination coin that circulated in Jerusalem during Christ’s lifetime.

The famous "Poor Widow's Mite" bronze leptons of Alexander Jannaeus 103-76 BC. Seleucid anchor, Greek "BASILEWS ALEXANDPOY" / wheel with 8 ray-like spokes, Hebrew "Yehonatan the King." Minted during the 1st Century BC but circulated during the time of Christ. They are referred-to in the Gospel of Luke 21:1-4. These leptons were the smallest and lowest denomination coin that circulated in Jerusalem during Christ’s lifetime.

The reverse of a denarius of Caracalla showing Aesculapius with a snake-entwined staff.

The reverse of a denarius of Caracalla showing Aesculapius with a snake-entwined staff.

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