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EG8 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.88g., 12mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), very fine / good very fine. $105

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EG11 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.86g., 14mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), small striking split in flan, good very fine. $100 SOLD

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EG14 – Kings of Macedon, Alexander III ‘the Great’ (336-323 B.C.), Bronze Unit, 6.25g., 17mm, Amphipolis mint, lifetime issue, struck under Antipater (332-323 B.C.), head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin, rev., club and bow in bow case, thunderbolt below, (Price 287), very fine, dark green patina. $95

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EG7 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.86g., 15mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), good very fine. $115

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EG6 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.90g., 15mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), good very fine. $115

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EG12 - Euboia, Histiaia (3rd-2nd century B.C), Silver Tetrobol, 2.40g., 15mm, wreathed head of nymph Histiaia right, rev., nymph seated right on stern of galley, wing on side of ship, trident head and TI below, (BCD Euboia 382; SNG Copenhagen 318), good very fine, toned. $135 SOLD

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EG16 – Kings of Macedon, Alexander III ‘the Great’ (336-323 B.C.), Bronze Unit, 6.34g., 19mm, Amphipolis mint, lifetime issue, struck under Antipater (332-323 B.C.), head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin, rev., club and bow in bow case, thunderbolt above, (Price 275-76), very fine, dark green patina. $95 SOLD

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EG2 - Thrace, Cherronesos (c.400-350 B.C.), Silver Hemidrachm, 2.39g., 13mm, forepart of lion right, head reverted, rev., quadripartite incuse, AG monogram and cicada in opposing quarters, (McClean 4093; SNG Berry 503), good very fine. $95 SOLD

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EG15 Kings of Macedon, Alexander III ‘the Great’ (336-323 B.C.), Bronze Unit, 5.45g., 19mm, Uncertain mint in Macedon, struck under Antipater, Polyperchon, or Kassander, (c.325‐310 B.C.), head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin, rev., club and bow in bow case, thunderbolt below, (Price 376), very fine, dark green patina. $95

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EG9 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.88g., 15mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), good very fine. $125 SOLD

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EG3 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.86g., 15mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), striking split in flan, good very fine. $95

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EG5 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.85g., 15mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), striking split in flan, good very fine. $95

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EG4 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.86g., 15mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), good very fine. $125 SOLD

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EG1 - Thrace, Cherronesos (c.400-350 B.C.), Silver Hemidrachm, 2.33g., 12mm,  forepart of lion right, head reverted, rev., quadipartite incuse, AG monogram and cicada in opposing quarters, (McClean 4093; SNG Berry 503), good very fine. $95

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EG10 - Thrace, Apollonia Pontika, (late 5th-4th centuries B.C.), Silver Drachm, 2.83g., 13mm, facing gorgoneion; spiral ornament below, rev., upright anchor, A to left, crayfish to right, (SNG Copenhagen 457), slightly off-centre, good very fine. $95 SOLD

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EG13 – Kings of Macedon, Alexander III ‘the Great’ (336-323 B.C.), Bronze Unit, 4.71g., 17mm, uncertain mint in Macedon, lifetime issue, head of Herakles right, wearing lion skin, rev., club and bow in bow case, E below, (Price 304), very fine, dark green patina. $95

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GS5 - ANCIENT GREEK, SICILY, Himera (c. 420-407 B.C.), Æ Hemilitron, 3.00g., 15mm, head of nymph left; •••••• (mark of value) before, rev., six pellets (mark of value) within wreath, (CNS 35; SNG ANS 186), . good very fine, dark green patina. $95

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G505 - BRUTTIUM, Rhegion (c.203-89 B.C.), Æ Tetras, 3.66g., jugate busts of the Dioskouri right, spear-head behind, rev., PHΓINΩN, Asklepios standing left wearing, holding branch in right hand, staff in left, bird perched on right wrist, IIII left, (BMC 1, 110), good very fine, dark green patina. $95 SOLD

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G503 - LUCANIA, Paestum (after 180 B.C.), Æ Quadrans, 3.88g., head of Poseidon right, three pellets behind, rev., Dolphin right, three pellets above, ΠAIS, (SNG ANS 740), fair / fine. $45