Ancient Coins From the Collection Formed By John Roberts-Lewis

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Date of Auction: 15th September 2015

Sold for £130

Estimate: £120 - £150

PONTUS, Amisus, Æ 31, c. 118-63 BC, head of Athena right in crested helmet, rev. Perseus standing facing, holding decapitated head of Medusa, 18.83g (BMC 35); Pharnakia, Æ 19, c. 118-63 BC, head of Zeus right, rev. eagle standing left on thunderbolt, 8.23g (SNG von Aulock 131-2); MYSIA, Parium, Hemidrachm, c. 350-300, gorgoneion, rev. bull standing left, laurel-branch below, 2.31g (BMC 28-9); Pergamum, Cistophoric Tetradrachm, c. 190-133, cista mystica and serpent within ivy-wreath, rev. bow-case between coiled serpents, 12.69g (BMC 86ff) [4]. First about fine, others fine to very fine, third toned £120-150