Ptolemaic Kingdom, Ptolemy II Philadelphos, 285 - 246 B.C., Silver tetradrachm, SNG Cop 461, Svoronos 799-800, VF, weight 14.02 g, maximum diameter 25.9 mm, die axis 0o, Judaea, Joppa mint, obverse diademed head of Ptolemy I right, wearing aegis; reverse ΠΤΟΛΕΜΑΙΟΥ ΣΩΤΗΡΟΣ, eagle standing left on thunderbolt, IOP monogram left, LA monogram and Q right, A between eagle's legs; artistic, high-relief portrait, partially uncleaned. Between 320 and 318 B.C., Ptolemy I, then Satrap of Egypt
Ancients GRECO-BACTRIAN KINGDOM. Agathocles (ca. 185-170 BC). AR tetradrachm . Diademed and draped bust of Agathocles right / BAΣIΛEΩΣ ΑΓΑΘΟΚΛΕOYΣ, Zeus standing facing, holding figure of Hecate, holding torches in either hand, in right hand and scepter in left, monogram to inner left. Bopearachchi 1D. Bopearachchi & Rahman 149 (same obverse die). SNG ANS 230. Rare. A coin of exceptional beauty, with a powerful portrait struck in high relief and an elegant reverse.
Bronze, Nicomedia Bythiniae 253-260 or 268, Æ 9.74 g. AYT OΥAΛEΡIANOC ΓAΛΛIENOC / BBB Confronted busts of Valerianus I laureate, draped and cuirassed, l., and Gallienus, laureate and draped, r.; between them, Valerianus II, draped, r. Below, OΥAΛEΡIANOC. Rev. NIKOM - HΔEΩN Sacrifical altar with victim at side; around, three temples. In exergue, TΡIC NEOKOPΩN.
Date AD 98 - AD 117 Denomination Aureus Mint Rome Obverse DIVVS VESPASIANVS: Head of Divus Vespasian, laureate, right Reverse IMP CAES TRAIAN AVG GER DAC P P REST: Bust of Mercury, draped, with caduceus, on left, and bust of Jupiter, diademed, on right; both surrounded by stars