Coin, Baktrian Kingdom, Antimachos I Theos, Tetradrachm, 180-170 BC, Forgery Network welcomes you as visitor making site hits. Many ancient greek coins are considered artistic masterpieces for their elegant and detailed designs. Two of these coins — one real and one fake — were among lots sold in Classical Numismatic Group’s e-auction No. The Athenian tetradrachm was the first successful international coins. Attica. « Reply #13 on: June 03, 2010, 10:19:56 pm » First and foremost I would NOT patronize any seller on the notorious fake sellers list . FULL IMAGE. $ 20.00 $ 15.00 Alexander the Great, portrait head on a coin of Lysimachus 323–281 B.C. The lyre strings are indistinct. Free shipping for many products! The imitation weighs 17.15 grams and measures 22 millimeters in diameter, close to the specifications of the real example under our review also in the sale. 18x22 mm, 16.85 grams and extremely thick! Toggle facets Limit your search Object name. FAKE Alexander the Great silver tetradrachm a fake Alexander the Great, Alexander III, silver tetradrachm, Sold in German Ebay in Oct. 2005 for 118€. Page I - Silver coins of the Provinces Page Ib - European Cities Page II - Asian - Anatolia Page III - Asian - Levant Page IV - African/Egypt *Note: The much anticipated Roman Provincial Coinage (RPC) vols. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | … $ 20.00 Owl Of Athena Necklace – 22k Gold Pendant on Sterling Silver Chain $ 849.00 Owl Of Athena Necklace – … The coins of this city are remarkable for intensity of expression. Owls were the first widely used international coin. Pergamon, Mysia, Cistophoric Tetradrachm, AR 11.50 gr, 25.49 mm. $1,198.80. Apparently unpublished. Market Analysis: Wrong planchet strike easily understood error, Royal Mint design for coin under fire for wrongly depicting alien war machines, Next €20 note to include a coating of protective varnish, Expect Jan. 11 deliveries of 2021 American Eagle bullion coins. AR Tetradrachm (34mm, 16.21g). A Billion Tetradrachm Alexandria coin - laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right: can't fully make out the Greek legend but it ends 'CEB' which is short for the title SEBASTOS Greek version of the title AVGVSTVS. Free shipping on many items | Browse your ... PTOLEMY I Soter Authentic Ancient 305BC Silver Greek Tetradrachm Coin NGC i68930. BUY AND SELL COINS SAFELY AND WITH CONFIDENCE. That's all before comparing it to other examples. Find the best selection from the most respected coins dealers around the world. ATHENS Greece 440BC Ancient Silver Greek TETRADRACHM Coin Athena Owl NGC i86403. Get the best deals on Tetradrachm Silver NGC Certified Greek Coins (450 BC-100 AD) when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. Other things to note are price and being sold on Ebay. **PLEASE DON'T MAKE MORE THAN ONE POST PER COIN OR GROUP OF COINS, use an imgur album. The coins served as an international currency prior to the time of Alexander and were used not only to pay for goods and services, but as a trade good in themselves. image from the CNG website (www.cngcoins.com) It is my opinion that this coin is a die-struck modern fake of a Katane tetradrachm illustrating the highest quality of forgery one is likely to encounter. Amphipolis was founded in 436 B.C.by the Athenians, and it ceased to strike autonomous coins when it became subject to Philip of Macedon in 358 B.C. Forgery of a silver tetradrachm. We are an online store focused on coins. Circa: 311 BC to 305 BC. Set into custom sterling silver bezel. 3rd Century BC. Pergamon, Mysia, Cistophoric Tetradrachm, AR 11.50 gr, 25.49 mm. Coin #2 on the right is an issue of Berytus mint (Sear not listed). Tetradrachm Coins of Alexander by General Lysimachus. Coin Collecting was the hobby that gave rise to Peter Rosa’s fascination with art, history and the development of his unique coin reproduction technique. For full auction results, visit the firm’s website. Sign up for our free eNewsletter Unfortunately the coin will then be confiscated, and you won’t receive a genuine £2 coin in return. Get the best deals on Tetradrachm Silver Greek Coins 450 BC-100 AD when you shop the largest online selection at eBay.com. Fake Thrace Ainos Tetradrachm? I've identified it as an Agathocles tetradrachm. Usually fake copper coins (from China) have a soapy oxidation to them that is green and tough, but does not eat up the coin. The kingdom existed from 808 BC to 168 BC. I'm not saying Ebay is bad as a default, but a buyer should definitely beware there. The specimens shown in this collection were made for various reasons. I think you're spot on. 11.405,64 EUR. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. Was: $2,997.00. $15.00; Athens Athena Owl Tetradrachm 5th century B.C. Most weight about 17 grams and measure about 28 to 32 mm diameter (about the diameter of a US $.50 but twice as thick). Archived. The obverse head of Apollo is a beautiful copy, but it was struck in too high a relief. Average weight of genuine coins is 14.35 gr. The flat parts of the coin have sort of bumps which are weird. FULL IMAGE. The kingdom existed from 305 BC to 30 BC. This thread is archived. Silver tetradrachm coin depicting the owl of Athena (circa 449–413 BCE). Head of Athena right, wearing crested helmet ornamented with olive leaves, palmette and spiral, hair drawn across forehead in parallel curves / Owl standing right, ΑΘΕ(NS), olive sprig and crescent moon behind, all within incuse square. 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