Starting price: $7.500Annam: Thieu Tri gold "Heaven and Earth"
2 Tien ND (1841-1847) MS63 NGC
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730001
Starting price: $5.000Annam: Bao Dai gold "Kim Bài"
Decoration Set ND (1936) AU
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730002
Starting price: $10.000China: Kwangsi. Kuang-hsü copper Specimen
Pattern 10 Cash ND 1905 SP63 Brown PCGS
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730056
Starting price: $40.000China: Republic Yuan Shih-kai silver Pattern
"Plumed Hat - Hat Touches Rim"
Medallic Dollar ND (1916) AU58 NGC
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730088
Starting price: $10.000China: Republic Yuan Shih-kai Dollar Year 8
(1919) MS65+ NGC
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730092
Starting price: $50.000China: Republic Tsao Kun gold Dollar ND
(1923) MS62 NGC
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730098
Starting price: $40.000China: Republic Sun Yat-sen silver Specimen British Pattern
"Junk" Dollar Year 18 (1929) SP64 PCGS
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730106
Starting price: $340.000China: People's Republic gold Proof "Seismography"
2000 Yuan (1 Kilo) 1992 PR68 Ultra Cameo NGC
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730126
Starting price: $12.500Great Britain: William IV Proof Crown
1831 PR65 Cameo NGC
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730160
Starting price: $2.500Netherlands: Zeeland. Provincial Piefort Ducaton
(Silver Rider) 1666 MS62 PCGS
HKINF World & Ancient Coins - Hong Kong #311730181
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Solidus offers French Gold Coins of the Middle Ages and Early Modern Times

Solidus Numismatik e.K.

Auction 120

Coins

13 June 2023

Online

In the current auction 120, Solidus presents 400 attractive lots with some rarities, including several French gold coins of the late Middle Ages and early modern times. At the end of the auction, interesting groups of coins are offered with very moderate estimated prices. The auction will be held as a live auction on the auction platform AUEX on Tuesday, 13 June 2023 from 16:00. Pre-bids can already be submitted. Customers with a Sixbid account can also participate in the auction live via Sixbid.

Lot 29: Kingdom Makedonia. Perseus. Tetradrachm. 179 - 168 B.C. Estimate: 700 EUR.

Lot 29: Kingdom Makedonia. Perseus. Tetradrachm. 179 – 168 B.C. Estimate: 700 EUR.

The auction begins with some Celtic coins. This is followed by a selection of Greek coins, from Magna Graecia to the Greek motherland and to the Greek colonies in the Black Sea area and in Asia Minor as well as the Hellenistic kingdoms. Particularly beautiful is a tetradrachm of the Macedonian king Perseus. (lot 29).

Selected Roman Provincial coins follow, including an extremely rare piece of Caligula from Caesarea (lot 80). This is followed by some denarii of the Roman Republic and coinage of the Roman imperial period, besides some nice coinage of the early imperial period, numerous antoniniani and some sestertii of the 3rd century. Some Byzantine coins conclude the offer on antiquity.

Lot 190: Kingdom France – Charles V. (1364 – 1380). Royal d’or à pied. Estimate: 5,000 EUR.

Lot 190: Kingdom France – Charles V. (1364 – 1380). Royal d’or à pied. Estimate: 5,000 EUR.

Among the coins of the Middle Ages, some rare French gold coins deserve mention (lots 189 – 194), as well as a gold florin of the diocese of Utrecht (lot 202), three rare Polish denarii (lots 203 – 205) and rare silver coinage of the principality of Wallachia (lots 216 – 400).

 Lot 228: Teutonic Order. Archduke Maximilian (1590 – 1618). Ducat without year. Hall. Estimate: 900 EUR.

Lot 228: Teutonic Order. Archduke Maximilian (1590 – 1618). Ducat without year. Hall. Estimate: 900 EUR.

Among the coins of modern times, the following should be highlighted: an almost mint ducat of the Teutonic Order of Archduke Maximilian (lot 228), a series of French gold coins (lots 232 – 240), a Gold Crown of James VI of England (lot 241), a half Real d’or of Philip II from the Spanish Netherlands (lot 242) and three Russian jetons (243 – 245). A selection of Islamic coins follows.

Lot 240: Kingdom France, Louis XIII. 2 Louis d’or à la croisette 1640 A. Paris. Estimate: 8,500 EUR.

Lot 240: Kingdom France, Louis XIII. 2 Louis d’or à la croisette 1640 A. Paris. Estimate: 8,500 EUR.

The last section of the auction is made up of interesting coin groups with very moderate estimates and a selection of numismatic literature.