By Atlas Numismatics ……
We will be attending the FUN Convention and the New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) in January. Please note that we will only be able to carry a portion of the inventory available on our website; if you would like us to include any specific items for your examination at the shows please contact us. Please also note that we may have some shipping delays due to travel and the holidays.
These six coins are just a sample of the 422 recent additions to our inventory. We have added new material in Ancient (37), World (379) and US (5).
Superb Philip II Stater
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1039712 | GREEK. KINGDOM OF MACEDON. Philip II. (King, 359-336 BCE). Posthumous issue, struck 322-317 BC. AV Stater. NGC MS (Mint State) Strike 5/5 Surface 5/5 Fine Style. Colophon mint. 8.61gm. Laureate head of Apollo right / ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΥ. Fast biga right, charioteer holding reins with his left hand, kentron in his right hand; below, tripod. Thompson, Studia Naster, Philip pl. VI, cf. 12 Le Rider pl. 90, 16 and pl. 93, 26 (for symbol) Jameson cf. 978 (for symbol) SNG ANS cf. 309 (for symbol).
Beautiful lustrous surfaces, struck from extremely artistic dies.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number 3990741012
Sharply Struck Tarsus Stater
1039713 | GREEK. CILICIA. Tarsus. Datames. (Satrap, circa 385/4 – 362/1 BCE). Struck circa 378-372 BCE. AR Stater. NGC Ch. MS (Choice Mint State) Strike 5/5 Surface 5/5. 10.64gm. Head of nymph, wearing earring and necklace with pendants, facing three-quarters left / tdnm in Achaemenid Aramaic characters; bearded head right, wearing helmet; in left field, bunch of grapes. Moysey ANSMN 31, 1986, Serie 4, 13v, pl. 2, 18; SNG France 271; SNG Copenhagen 287; SNG von Aulock 5941.
Superb cabinet patina, virtually as struck.
Ex Jonathan K. Kern Collection.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number 3990741011
Wonderful Portrait of Marcus Aurelius
1040075 | ROMAN PROVINCIAL. PHRYGIA. Synaus (Synnaus). Marcus Aurelius. (Emperor, 161-180 CE). AE 34. NGC AU✭ (About Uncirculated ✭) Strike 5/5 Surface 5/5. 25.61gm. Laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum right / Apollo/Soldier (God or hero) with labrys on horse right. RPC IV online 2186; SNG v. Aulock 3967.
Superb glossy surfaces and a wonderful portrait, very rare.
Ex Sternberg XI (1981), 321.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number 3990743012
Beautifully Toned Augustus Denarius
1039716 | ROMAN IMPERIAL. Augustus. (Emperor, 27 BCE-14 CE). Struck 21-20 BCE. AR Denarius. NGC Ch. AU (Choice About Uncirculated) Strike 5/5 Surface 4/5 Fine Style. Pergamum (?). 3.64gm. CAESAR. Head of Augustus, bare, right / AVGVSTVS. Young bull standing right, head erect. RIC 475; RSC 28; BMCRR East 284-5 = BMCRE 662-3; BN 941-3.
Sharply struck from exceptionally artistic dies. Gorgeous iridescent toning, very attractive.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number 3990741014
Very Rare 100 Corona in Proof
1040174 | AUSTRIA. Franz Joseph I. (King, 1848-1916). 1909 AV 100 Corona. NGC PR66 Cameo. By Stefan Schwartz (Obverse). Edge: Incuse lettering, VIRIBVS VNITIS. Head right / Crowned double eagle, tail dividing value, date at bottom. KM 2819 ; Fr.-507.
Very rare in proof, superb original gem.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number 4425364003
Gem “End of Pain” Farthing Token
1039773 | GREAT BRITAIN. Middlesex. 18th Century (ND) CU Farthing Mule. PCGS MS65BN (Brown). Edge: Milled. END OF PAIN. Man hanging on a gibbet, church in the distance / Cap of liberty radiated upon a pole, in front of a crossed sword and palm branch. D&H 1108; Conder p. 252, 70; Atkins 383, 236.
Popular type with a connection to the American Revolution with reference to Thomas Paine, enlightenment advocates and author of ‘Common Sense” and ‘Rights of Man’.
Please use this link to verify the PCGS certification number 82298008
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Atlas Numismatics will be attending the following numismatic conventions. Please stop by and say hello if you have a chance.
The 62nd Annual FUN Convention – Florida United Numismatists, Table #2108
January 5 – January 8, 2017
Fort Lauderdale Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, Florida
The 45th Annual New York International Numismatic Convention (NYINC) – Palm Room, Table #P11
January 12 – January 15, 2017
The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel
301 Park Avenue, New York, New York
Appraisal and Buying
Atlas Numismatics is actively seeking to purchase individual items and whole collections. Please contact us if you have rare or exceptional world, ancient or United States coins for sale; click here for more information.
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