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Atlas Numismatics will be attending the Chicago Coin Expo 2018 April 18-21, and the Long Beach Expo from June 14 to 16. If you’d like us to bring any specific items for your examination. including world medals, ancients and world coins at the show, then please contact us at your earliest convenience.
Gem Lucius Verus Aureus of Fine Style
1049764 | ROMAN IMPERIAL. Lucius Verus. (Emperor, 161-169 CE). Struck 164 CE. AV Aureus. NGC Gem MS (Gem Mint State) Strike 5/5 Surface 5/5 Fine Style. Rome. 19mm. 7.34gm. L VERVS ΛVG – ΛRMENIΛCVS. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / TR P IIII • IMP II COS II. Victory standing right inscribing, VIC/ AVG on a shield suspended on a palm tree. RIC III 525 (Aurelius); MIR 18, 94-12/37; Calico 2177 (Same rev. die); BMCRE 296 (Aurelius and Versus); Biaggi 960 (Same dies).
Superb gem in an incredible state of preservation; an exquisite portrait struck from dies of fine style.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number: 4281783002
Birds of a Feather
1048011 | AUSTRIA. Franz Joseph I. 1894 AR Medal. PCGS SP65. 58mm. 58.30gm. Different types of fowl / Legend in 6 lines. Hauser 3026.
Medal of merit of the anniversary exhibition of the Poultry Breeding Society. Superbly toned gem.
Please use this link to verify the PCGS certification number: 34534085
Beautifully Toned George II Coronation Medal
1048967 | GREAT BRITAIN. George II. 1727 AR Medal. PCGS SP58. 18.16gm. GEORGIVS · II · D : G · MAG · BR · FR · ET · HIB · REX ·. Laureate, draped, and armored bust left / VOLENTES · PER · POPULOS ·. George seated right on throne, being crowned by Britannia standing left, cradling cornucopia in elbow and leaning upon fasces to right; in two lines in exergue, CORON · XI · OCTOB ·/MDCCXXVII ·. Eimer-510.
Superb iridescent toning, the most attractive example of the type we have encountered despite light friction at the highest points.
Please use this link to verify the PCGS certification number: 34325046
Exceptional “Lady Godiva” Coventry Token
1046072 | GREAT BRITAIN. Warwickshire, Coventry. 1792 CU Halfpenny Token. PCGS MS66BN (Brown). PRO BONO PUBLICO. Lady Godiva on horseback / COVENTRY HALFPENNY. Elephant and Castle. D & H 231.
Sensational lustrous gem.
Please use this link to verify the PCGS certification number: 34945824
Very Rare 1841 Proof Penny
1048908 | GREAT BRITAIN. Victoria. 1841 CU Penny. PCGS PR63BN (Brown). VICTORIA DEI GRATIA. Head left / BRITANNIAR: REG: FID: DEF:. Britannia seated right. KM 739. REG:; SCBC-3948.
Beautifully toned and conservatively graded, an exceedingly rare date in proof.
Please use this link to verify the PCGS certification number: 35170367
Superb University of Athens Medal
1047896 | GREECE. Othon. (King, 1833-1862). 1839 CU Medal. NGC MS67BN (Brown). By K. Lange. 44mm. Bust left in Greek uniform / Façade of the university building. Wurzb.-7024, Witt-2894.
Deeply prooflike and virtually flawless.
Please use this link to verify the NGC certification number: 4662372003
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Atlas Numismatics will be attending the following conventions – please stop by and say hello if you have the chance:
Chicago Coin Expo 2018
April 18 – April 21, 2018
The Palmer House Hotel, 4th Floor Exhibition Hall, Table #45
17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL
Long Beach Expo
June 14-16, 2018
Long Beach Convention Center, Table #745
Long Beach, CA
Whitman Summer Expo
June 21 – June 24, 2018
Baltimore Convention Center, Table #TBD
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