Minilist 12 - May 6, 2013

Modern, Early Modern and Medieval World Coins, Tokens and Medals

Welcome to our 13th Mini-List of 2013. I realize it's titled Mini-List #12 but for those of you paying attention we had Mini-List #11 plus Mini-List #11A.

This list consists mostly of modern and medieval coins along with a few pieces of exonumia priced from about $20 to $1000. Almost all items are photographed and most are one of a kind.

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* 51466 ARMENIA, Hetoum I and Zabel. 1226-1270. AR Tram. (2.89). King and Queen standing, cross between them, dots on cross & 3 below bar/Lion walking right, holding a cross with left paw, cross extends under lion . AC-335v, B-899. VF, some black deposits. $50


* 55150 BELGIUM. Leopold I. 1852. 5 Francs. KM-17, Cr-20. Toned F/VF. $50


* 55151 BULGARIA, Ferdinand I, as Czar. 1913. 1 Leva. Y-28, KM-13. Lightly toned Unc., a few light scr's under toning. $35


* 55149 DENMARK. Christian X. 1923. 2 Kroner . Silver Wedding Anniversary commemorative of Christian X and Queen Alexandria. Y-41, KM-821. BU, a few rim nicks. $45


* 53494 FALKLAND ISLANDS, Wildlife Conservation Series. 1979. 10 Pounds. Steamer Ducks. 3,247 1.0408. Y-12, KM-12. Proof. $40


* 53496 FIJI Wildlife Conservation Series. 1978. 20 Dollars. Golden Cowrie. 3,869, 1.0408. Y-41, KM-42. Proof. $50


* 55152 FINLAND. Republic. 1952. 500 Markkaa. 15th Modern Olympics. Y-35, KM-35. Unc., a few minor field marks on "rings" side. $45


* 55153 FRANCE. Metz. 1650. Silver Demi-Groschen . St. Stephen kneeling left in prayer, arms to left and right/Cross with stars in angles, 2 lines of around. Boudeau-1662. F/VF, bit clipped. Scarce with date. $50


* 55154 FRANCE. Nevers & Rethel. Charles of Gonzaga. 1614. 2 Liard . Bust right/Crowned arms. KM-12.2, Boud-1807? Fine. $40


* 55140 FRANCE. King David. 1827. Brass 34mm by Barre . Bust of King David right, wearing helmet/Harp and "A rod to rule, I will open my ears to the secret of my harp, (5) 587" in Hebrew. Nice EF. $125


* 55155 FRANCE. Louis Philippe I. 1831-A. 5 Francs. Incused edge lettering. Cr-203.1, KM-735.1. VG+, rim nicks. $35


* 55156 GERMANY. Brunswick-Calenberg-Hanover. George III. 1774 LCR. 24 Marien Groschen . Wildman standing. KM-347. Fine. $45


* 55158 GERMANY. Nurnberg. Hans Schultes II. ND. c.1660. Brass 28mm (8.08g) Jeton. Lion of St. Mark standing left, holding book of Gospels/Imperial orb within 3 arches. Large, heavy and thick. Mitch-1382ff, Neu-32141ff. Fine. Scarce. $50


* 55162 GERMANY. Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. Ernst II. 1862 . Thaler . Bare-headed bust left/Arms. Cr-121, Dav-826. Fine, rim bumps. $35


* 53812 GERMANY. Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach. Karl August. 1790-ILST. AR Sechser (6 Pfennig) . Arms/Large VI divides engravers initials, SWUE above, date below. KM-138, Mers-4008. Nice VF. $125


* 53211 GERMANY. Schweinfurt. 1622. 1 Kipper Pfennig. Eagle on shield, S-M, 16-22 to either side, monogram above. Very rare, unlisted in most catalogs. KM-, Ek-, Kr-, Neu-. Ch. AU. $85


* 53358 EAST GERMANY. Albert Einstein. 1979. 5 Mark . 100th Anniversary of birth of Einstein/Flower-47. Y-69, KM-72. Nice Unc. $50


* 55160 GREAT BRITAIN George III. 1797. Two Pence. Cartwheel. CR-23, Sp-3776, KM-619. Fine, but rough inner circles on both sides, but only a few rim bumps & bruises. $50


* 53930 GREECE. Paul I. 1954. 1 Drachma . 1st year of type. KM-81, Y-42. BU. $50


* 55110 HUNGARY. Bela IV. 1235-1270. AR Denar (.47g) . Facing bust, REX BELA/Eagle standing left, head turned right with open wings. R-246, Hus-313. VF. $80


* 55161 ISRAEL Republic. 5708 (1948). 25 Mils . Israel's only coin dated 1948 it's first year. Struck on aluminum planchets. Y-1, KM-8. F-VF. $75


* 55144 ISRAEL. Pablo Casals Competition. 1961. Silver 35mm . "Sterling .935" in English, "Silver" in Hebrew on edge. Pablo Casals with cello. SM-13b. Lightly toned unc. $125


* 52425 ISRAEL. S. S. Shalom. 1964. Silver 35mm Medal. Ships both sides. Scarce. SM-30b. Toned Unc. $140


* 55049 ISRAEL. Archaeology. 1990. Gold 10 Sheqalim . 1, 815 minted. Rare and very popular yellow gold issue. KM-214, Fr-34. Choice Proof. $1000


* 55060 ISRAEL. Revolt & Heroism. 1993. Gold 10 New Sheqalim . 1,583 minted/. KM-249, Fr-47. Choice Proof. $1000


* 55063 ISRAEL. Binding of Isaac. 1994. Gold 10 New Sheqalim. Based on Rembrandt's 1634 Amsterdam painting. 1,209 minted. KM-258, Fr-49. Choice Proof. $1125


* 55067 ISRAEL Solomon's Judgement. 1995. Gold 10 New Sheqalim . Biblical Arts series. based on a 13th century work taken from the book "Miscellany" by Rabbi David Kimhi (Radak), France, ca. 1280./961 minted. KM-283, Fr-56. Choice Proof. $1125


* 55146 ISRAEL Wild Goat and Acacia Tree. 2000. 1 & 5 New Sheqalim Gold. Holy Land Wildlife Series. 600 of each minted. KM-348/350, Fr-80/81. Proofs. $750


* 53591 ISRAEL. Albert Einstein. 2005/5765. 1 New Sheqel. Special Issue Commemorative. KM-396, SI-25. Proof-like. $45


* 55148 ISRAEL. Judo (2008) Olympics. 2007/5767. 2 New Sheqalim. Attractive Special Issue Commemoratives. Depicts two men in Judo match. KM-427, SI-27a. Proof. $65


* 51889 ISRAEL. City of Akko. 2010. 1 New Sheqel. The ancient fortress walls, with the famous clock tower, the Crusader Knights' Hall, the White Mosque and other buildings on the Akko skyline/View of Famous Fortress. World Heritage Sites Series. Proof-like. $59


* 55147 ITALY. Venice, Agostina Barbarigo. (1486-1501). Æ Bagattino of Padua (.92g) . Cross with pellets/Winged lion holding banner. Biaggi-2948, Paolucci-13, Ek-1107. Fine, scarce. $75


* 55135 MEXICO. Republic. 1849 Cn CE. 8 Reales of Culiacan. Centers a bit weak as typical for most coins from this mint. KM-377.3, El-303. Lustrous toned EF-AU with underlying lustre. $145


* 55136 MEXICO. Republic. 1856/5 Ga JG. 8 Reales of Guadalajara. KM-377.6, EL-494v. VF, overdate with small chop. $120


* 55137 MEXICO. Republic. 1863 Ca JC . 8 Reales of Chihuahua. Nice chopmarks on cap. KM-377.2, El-254. Ch. toned EF. $90


* 55138 MEXICO. Republic. 1870 Oa E. Peso of Oaxaca. Balance Scale type. KM-408.6, Eliz-99. Toned EF. $80


* 54668 MEXICO. Republic. 1904-Zs FZ. Un Peso. Liberty Cap. Y-20, KM-409.3. Toned Au-Unc. $70


* 53996 NETHERLANDS. Deventer. 1686. 6 Stuiver . Crowned arms divides value, date above/Knight on horseback right holding sword, dog sitting r. below horse (mm). KM-78. F-VF. $60


*53899 Belgium. Brussels. Intendant of Brussels Canal. 1696. Æ Jeton (29mm) . Crowned shield of Brouckhoven with two supporters ./Barge being driven by two horses on bank of canal, badge depicting St. Michael trampling fallen devil. Dug-4612, Mit-2801. F-VF, bit. o.c. (as usual). $75


* 54670 NETHERLANDS. Wilhelmina. 1938. 2 1/2 Gulden . Deep Hair Grooves/. Y-47, KM-165. EF. $140


54868 PHILIPPINES. USA Administration. 1908-S. 1 Peso. Type 2, .800 Silver. Y-25, KM-172. VF, cleaned. $22


* 54874 PUERTO RICO. Ponce, Coffee Plantation Token. ND. 5 Almud . CARMELITA in center, HACIENDA DE CAFE PONCE around/5 in center, COLLAZAO, PEREZ GUERRA & CO around. Rulau PNC-11 sim. Red & brown EF-AU. $119


* 55157 SINGAPORE. Republic. 1973. Silver 5 Dollars . 7th SEAP Games. KM-10, Y-10. BU. $30


* 54931 SPAIN Francisco Franco. 1941. 10 Centimos. Armed warrior on horse. Y-111, KM-766. Unc., but small planchet flaw. Sharp and clear letters on columns PLVSVLTR. $75


* 54869 SWITZERLAND. Confederation. Albert Einstein. 1979. 5 Francs. Pair of 100th Anniversary of his birth commemoratives. His portrait and his formula. Y-62 & 63, KM-57 & 58. Proofs. $75


* 51676 THAILAND. Rama V (Phra Mahah Chulaongkorn). RS 127 (1908). Salung = 1/4 Baht. Bust left/National arms, date at bottom. Scarce type, better date, rare so nice. Y-33a. BU. $250


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