Neapolis II

325-280 BC

435. Female head right, bunch of grapes behind , wheat ear below the neck / MFB right, head facing, victory above, ivy leaf below, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

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436. As last / As last but no ivy leaf.

Coin

Circa 320-300 BC. AR Didrachm (20mm, 7.47 g, 4h). Diademed head of nymph right, wearing triple-pendent earring and necklace; grape bunch to left / Man-headed bull standing right, head facing; above, Nike flying right, crowning him. Sambon 436; HN Italy 571. (CNG Coin Shop 851465)

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437a. Female head right, bunch of grapes behind, DIOFANOYS below neck, in very small characters / MFB right, victory above, NEOPOLITHS or NEOPOLITHW in ex.

297852

Didrachm c. 320-300, AR 7.46 g. Sambon 437. SNG France 698. SNG Cop. 398. H.N. 571. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG, Auction Q, 1016)

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437b. Female head right, bunch of grapes behind, nothing below neck(?) / MFB right, victory above, NEOPOLITHWN in ex.

901127l

 

 

 

 

 

22mm, 7.17 g 6). HN III 571. Sambon 437 var. SNG ANS 317. From the B. in B. Collection, ex Numismatica Ars Classica 7, 1 March 1994, 147. (NOMOS AG, Auction 8, lot 7)

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438. As last / As last, but Γ-Δ monogram below bull, NEOPOLITHS or NEOPOLITW in ex.

382114

320/300 v. Chr., Magistrat Diophanes; 7,31 g. Nymphenkopf r., dahinter Weintraube// Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt, unten Monogramm. Rutter, Historia Numorum 571; Sambon 438; SNG ANS ­; SNG München 234.Sehr schön Exemplar der Auktion Ars Classica 15, Luzern 1930, Nr. 56. (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 168, 7046)

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439. As last, no name below neck / As last

16312

320-300, AR 7.41 g. Diademed head of nymph r.; behind, grapes. Rev. Man-headed bull advancing r., crowned by Nike flying r. above. Sambon 439. SNG France 696. Historia Numorum Italy 571. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG 46, 773)

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440. As last, with DIOFANOYS below neck / As last, but ΔI below bull, ΘE before, in ex., either NEOPOLITHS or NEOPOLITWN.

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441. As last, but no name below neck / As last, but either NEOPOLITHS or NEOPOWILHS in ex.

382115

320/300 v. Chr.; 7,20 g. Nymphenkopf r., dahinter Weintraube//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt, unten DI und QE. Rutter, Historia Numorum 571; Sambon 441; SNG ANS ­; SNG München ­. (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 168, 7047)

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442. Female head right, bunch of grapes behind, NEOPOLITHS below neck / MFB right, victory above, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

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443. As last, but NEOPOLI below neck / As last, but ΓΔ monogram below bull, NEOPOLITH(S) in ex.

Coin

Circa 320-300 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.21 g, 11h). Head of nymph right; grape bunch behind / Man-headed bull standing right, head facing; above, Nike flying right, crowing bull; monogram below. Cf. Sambon 443-5; HN Italy 571. (CNG 87, 114)

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444. As last, but NEOPOLIT below neck / As last, NEOPOLITAS in ex.

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445. As last, but NEOPOL? Below neck / As last, ΓΔ below, ligated, (NEOP)OLITES or NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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446. Female head right, bunch of grapes behind, O below neck / MFB right, victory above, O below, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

Coin

Circa 320-300 BC. AR Nomos (19mm, 7.16 g, 10h). Head of nymph right; grape bunch behind, [O] below / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; O below. Sambon 446; HN Italy 571; SNG ANS 317 (same dies).(CNG eAuction 233, 23)

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447. Female head right, kantharos behind, ΔI below neck / MFB right, victory above, NEOPOLITHS on dotted line in ex, in very small letters.

375001

320 – 280. Kopf der Nymphe Parthenope mit Ohrring und Collier nach rechts, die Frisur mit Tänie aufgebunden, links hinter dem Kopf Kyntharos, unter dem Halsbogen Signatur ΔI. Rs: Menschengesichtiger Stier nach rechts schreitend, von über ihm fliegender Nike bekränzt. A. Sambon, Les monnaies antiques de l’Italie, 1903, 447; SNG ANS 321. 7,46g. St. 6. (Numismatik Lanz München 147, 20)

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448 Female head right, eagle behind, ΔI below neck, crown before / MFB right, Victory above, Dolphin below, ΛO before, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

599961

Didrachm. Circa 320-300 BC. Diademed head of Parthenope right; behind, eagle standing right, ΔI below, wreath before / Man-headed bull, head facing, walking to right, crowned by Nike flying above to right; below, dolphin right. HN Italy 571; Sambon 448; SNG Milan 94 (same dies). (Roma Numismatics Limited 4, 6)

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449a. Female head right, pileus behind, IS or IS retrograde before / MFB right, victory above, one of three monograms below, NEOPOLITHS in ex., although sometimes NEOPOLITWN.

7455

320-300 B.C.Didrachm. Filleted female head r., pileus behind and monogram to lower r. Rv. Man-faced bull walking r., head facing, crowned by Nike flying r. carrying wreath, monogram below; [N]EOΠOΛITΩN in ex. 7.41 grams. SNG ANS 322, Sambon 449a. (Stack’s, Coin Galleries December 2008, 2)

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449b. Female head right, pileus behind, IS or IS retrograde before / MFB right, victory above, one of three monograms below, NEOPOLITHS in ex., although sometimes NEOPOLITWN.

Coin

Circa 320-300 BC. AR Nomos (19mm, 7.11 g, 5h). Head of nymph right; pileos behind, monogram before / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; monogram below. Sambon 449b; HN Italy 571. (CNG eAuction 233, 26)

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450. Female head right, no symbol / MFB right, victory above, OΛ ΥM ΓI between legs, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

602899

Didrachme, 320/300 v. Chr., Magistrat Olympios; 7,24 g. Nymphenkopf r.//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt. Rutter, Historia Numorum 571; Sambon 450; SNG ANS 325; SNG München ­. (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 216, 48)

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451. Female head right, OΛ below neck / MFB right, victory above, O ΛY M between legs, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

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452a. Female head right, ΛE behind / MFB right, victory above, ΔI below, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

513935

325-241. Nymphenkopf mit Diadem, Ohr- und Halsschmuck r., dahinter _E. Rs: Im Abschnitt NEO_O_ITH_; androkephaler Stier r. wird von Nike bekränzt, darunter _I. SNG COP. -. SNG München -. SNG ANS 327 var. Sambon 452. 7,33g. (Gerhard Hirsch Nachfolger 275, 3029)

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452b. Female head right, no ΛE behind / MFB right, victory above, ΔI below, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

206366

20-300, AR 7.61 g. Head of nymph r. Rev. Man-headed bull walking r., head facing, crowned by Victory. H.N. 571 var. Sambon 452 var. ANS 327. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG, Auction P, 1008)

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453. Female head right / MFB right, victory above, Δ below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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454. Female head right, bunch of grapes behind / MFB right, victory above, NEOPOLIT in ex.

Coin

Circa 320-300 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.32 g, 6h). Head of nymph right; grape bunch behind / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head. Sambon 454; HN Italy 571. (CNG eAuction 233, 28)

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455a. Female head right, four dolphins around, dotted border / MFB right, victory above, either NEOPOLITHS or NEOPOLITWN in ex.

382118

Didrachme, um 300 v. Chr.; 7,30 g. Nymphenkopf r., von vier Delphinen umgeben//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt. Rutter, Historia Numorum 576; Sambon vergl. 455; SNG ANS 329 ff.; SNG München vergl. 220. (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 168, 7050)

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455b. Female head right, four dolphins around, dotted border / MFB right, victory above, either NEOPOLITHS or NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.22 g, 5h). Diademed head of nymph right; four dolphins around / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head. Sambon 455b; HN Italy 576; SNG ANS 329-32 (same dies).(CNG 84, 37)

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456. As last / As last, ΔI below, ΘE behind, either NEOPOLITHS or NEOPOLITWN in ex.

79905

300 v. Chr.; 7.53 g. Nymphenkopf r., von vier Delphinen umgeben//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt, darunter , davor [E]. Rutter, Historia Numorum 576; Sambon 456; SNG ANS 333 (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 133, 7871)

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457. As last / As last, ΘE below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

565311

Ca. 300 BC. AR nomos (22mm, 7.41 gm, 6h). The…, magistrate. Diademed head of nymph right; around, four dolphins / NEOΠOΛI[TΩN] in exergue, man-headed bull walking right, head facing; above, Nike flying right, crowning him with wreath; below, ΘE. SNG BN 717 (same dies). Sambon 457. HN Italy 576. (Heritage Auctions, Inc., 2012 April World & Ancient Coins CICF Signature Auction, 23008)

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458. As last / As last, OYIΛ below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

470073

300, AR 7.52 g. Diademed head of the nymph Parthenope r., around four dolphins. Rev. Manheaded bull r., head facing crowned by Victory flying above. Sambon 458. Historia Numorum Italy 576. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG 59, 1534)

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459. As last / As last, YOIΛ over OYIΛ below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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460a. Female head right, small statue of Artemis behind, APTEMI or APTE below neck, dotted border / MFB right, victory above, N or N(retro) below, either NEOPOLITWN or NEWPOLITWN in ex.

9899

326/317-290. Diademed head of Parthenope to right, wearing pendant earring and pearl necklace; behind neck, Artemis standing facing, holding two torches; below truncation, . Rev. Man-faced bull, head facing, walking to right, crowned by Nike flying right above; below, . HN III 579. Sambon 460. SNG ANS 340. SNG Paris 778.(LHS Numismatik AG 102, 3)

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460b. Female head right, small statue of Artemis behind, APTEMI or APTE below neck, dotted border / MFB right, victory above, N or N(retro) below, either NEOPOLITWN or NEWPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 6.94 g, 7h). Head of nymph right; behind, Artemis holding two torches; APTEMI below / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; N below. Sambon 460b; HN Italy 579. (CNG eAuction 233, 30)

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460c. As last, nothing below neck, A before / As last, Gamma below bull.

461var

325-241 BC. Didrachm, 7.22g. SNG Cop-420. Obv: Head of nymph right, Rx: Man-headed bull crowned by Nike right.. (HJB, 183, 71)

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461a. As last, APTEMI below neck / As last, ΘE below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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461b. Thessalian helmet behind / As last, ΘE below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.49 g, 9h). Diademed head of nymph right; Thessalian helmet behind, [APTEMIOΣ below] / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; ΘE below. Cf. Sambon 461; HN Italy 579; SNG ANS 348 (same dies). (CNG 84, 40)

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462. As last, but APTE or ΛPTE below neck / As last, ΠYT below on line, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

602902

Didrachme, 300/275 v. Chr.; 7,15 g. Nymphenkopf r., dahinter Artemis mit Fackeln r.//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt, darunter Monogramm. Rutter, Historia Numorum 579; Sambon 462; SNG ANS ­; SNG München ­. (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 216, 51)

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463. Female head right, APTEM, APTEMU or APTEMIΔ below neck, knucklebone behind / MFB right, victory above ΘE below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.42 g, 9h). Diademed head of nymph right; astragalos behind, APTEMI below / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; ΘE below. Sambon 463; HN Italy 579(CNG 84, 41)

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464a. Female head right, knucklebone behind / MFB right, waiving tail, victory above, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

66691

300-275, AR 7.29 g. Head of Parthenope r.; behind, astragalus. Rev. Man-headed bull r. crowned by Nike. Sambon 464. ANS 346 (=). SNG France 798. H.N. 579. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG, Auction O, 1028)

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464b. Female head right, knucklebone behind / MFB right, waiving tail, victory above, TOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 320-300 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 6.82 g, 7h). Head of nymph right; astragalos behind / TOPOLITWN, man-headed bull standing right, head facing; above, Nike flying right, crowing bull. SNG ANS 346 var. (ethnic); HN Italy 571 var. (no symbol below bull). (CNG Coin Shop 778467)

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465. Female head right, statue of Artemis behind holding torch, ΓAPME below neck, in very small characters / MFB right, victory above, bee below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

401871

Didrachme, um 300. Kopf der Sirene Parthenope mit Ohrring, Halskette und Ampyx nach rechts, hinter dem Nacken Artemis mit brennender Fackel nach rechts, unter dem Hals ΠΑΡΜΙ. Rs: Männerköpfiger, bärtiger Stier nach rechts schreitend, Kopf frontal, wird von einer über ihm fliegenden Nike bekränzt, unter dem Stier Biene, im Abschnitt [N]EOΠΟΛΙΤ[ΩΝ]. Sambon 465; SNG ANS 349. 7,48g. (Numismatik Lanz München 149, 31)

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466a. Female head right, statue of Artemis with torch behind, XAPI below neck / MFB right, Victory above, MY below  (ligated), NEOPOLITWN in ex.

178730

Didrachme, 300/275 v. Chr.; 7.34 g. Nymphenkopf r., dahinter Artemis mit Fackel//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt, darunter Monogramm. Rutter, Historia Numorum 579; Sambon 466; SNG ANS – (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG, 124, 7804)

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466b. Female head right, statue of Artemis with torch behind, nothing below neck / MFB right, Victory above, nothing below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.04 g, 2h). Head of nymph right; behind, Artemis running right / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head. Sambon -; HN Italy 579; SNG ANS 352-4; SNG France 791. (CNG eAuction 288, 17)

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467a. Female head right, kantharos behind, XA or XAPI below neck / MFB right, victory above, sometimes a little K below, NEOPOLITWN.

16313

300-275, AR 7.23 g. Diademed head of nymph r.; behind, cantharus. Rev. Man-headed bull advancing r., crowned by Nike flying r. above. Sambon 467. SNG France 735. Historia Numorum Italy 579. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG 46, 774)

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467b. Female head right, kantharos behind, XA or XAPI below neck / MFB right, victory above, sometimes a little K below, NEOPOLITWN.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.26 g, 1h). Diademed head of nymph right; kantharos behind; XA-P[I] below / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head. Sambon 467b; HN Italy 579. (CNG 84, 45)

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468. Female head right, kantharos behind, (X)API below neck / MFB left, victory above, ΛOY below.

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469a. Female head right, knucklebone behind, below neck either X or XAPIΛE or XAPIΛEW / MFB right, victory above, K below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

35816

300–275 BC. AR didrachm (7.26 gm). Head of nymph Parthenope right, astragalus behind, moneyer’s signature ΧΑΡΙΛΕ in tiny letters below neck truncation / [ΝΕΩΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ], man-faced bull walking right, head facing, above Nike flying right to crown him, [K] under bull’s belly. SNG ANS 359. Sambon 469. HN Italy 579. (Freeman & Sear, Mail Bid Sale 15, 4)

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469b. Female head right, knucklebone behind, nothing below neck / MFB right, victory above, NY monogram below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.22 g). Diademed head of nymph right; astragalos behind, monogram before / Man-headed bull right; above, Nike flying right, crowing bull; NY monogram below. SNG ANS 373 (same dies); HN Italy 579.(CNG eAuction 144, 4)

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470. Female head right, kantharos behind, ΔI or ΛI below neck / MFB right, victory above, BI below, NEOPOLIT(WN) in ex.

564554

340 v. Chr., Magistrate Li… und Bi… 7.26 g. Nymphenkopf, im Feld Kantharos / Menschenköpfiger Stier, darüber schwebende Nike mit Kranz. SNG Cop. 425 Sambon 470 (Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger 406, 1)

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471. As last, but amphora behind head / As last

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.28 g, 2h). Diademed head of nymph right; amphora behind / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head. Sambon 471; HN Italy 579(CNG 84, 46)

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472. Female head right, bunch of grapes behind, XA or X before and on line, STA below neck/ MFB right, victory above, sometimes K or YΛ below on line.

423073

320-280. Kopf der Nymphe Parthenope n. r., ein Band im Haar; im Felde r. Monogramm AV, l. Traube, unter dem Hals STA Rv. NEOPOLITWN Bärtiger, androkephaler Stier n. r. stehend, von n. r. fliegender Nike bekränzt; unten K 7,36 g. Sambon, Italie 472. SNG ANS 362. SNG München 237. (Hess-Divo AG, 317, 7)

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473. Female head right, ΛP monogram before, statue of Artemis with torch behind / MFB right, victory above, Γ below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (19mm, 7.391 g, 1h). Head of nymph right; AP monogram before / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; Γ below. Sambon 473; HN Italy 579. (CNG eAuction 233, 35)

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474. As last, A or ΛP monogram before, cornucopia or gryphon behind / As last, Γ below.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (18mm, 7.35 g, 11h). Diademed head of nymph right; uncertain symbol behind / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; Π below. Sambon 474; HN Italy 579. (CNG 84, 49)

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475. Female head right,   ΛP monogram before, club behind / MFB right, victory above, Θ below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.47 g, 9h). Diademed head of nymph right; club behind, AP monogram before / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; Θ below. Sambon 475; HN Italy 579. (CNG 84, 50)

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476. Female head right, X or weird X behind / MFB right, victory above, Θ below, NEOPOLITWN in ex. on salient line.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (19mm, 7.18 g, 4h). Head of nymph right; X behind / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; Θ below, ethnic on raised exergual line. Sambon 476; HN Italy 579; SNG ANS 367. (CNG eAuction 288, 22)

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477. Female head right, X behind / MFB right, victory above, EYΞ or EY(Z-over-Z symbol) below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (19mm, 7.11 g, 3h). Diademed head of nymph right; X behind / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; EΥΞ below. Sambon 477; HN Italy 579; SNG ANS 372 (same dies). (CNG 84, 52)

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478. Female head right, knucklebone behind, monogram before (like a P K combo) / MFB right, victory above, NY monogram below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

564555

325/241 v. Chr., Magistrate Eu… und Ny… 6.98 g. Nymphenkopf, im Feld Astragalos / Menschenköpfiger Stier, darüber schwebende Nike mit Kranz. SNG ANS 373 Sambon 478 var. (Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger 406, 2)

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479a. Female head right, cock behind / MFB right, victory above, A below.

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479b. Female head right, eagle behind, DI below / MFB right, victory above, dolphin below, Lambda in field to right.

Coin

Circa 380-280 BC. AR Nomos (7.40 gm). Head of nymph right; eagle standing right / Man-headed bull standing right, crowned by Nike; dolphin. SNG ANS 321 (same reverse die). (CNG 61, 337)

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480. Female head right, club behind / MFB right, victory above, O below.

79540

Female head r., hair bound with cords, symbol club behind. Rv. Man-headed bull walking r., crowned by Nike above, Θ below, NEOΠOΛITHΣ in ex. 7.27 grams. SNG Lockett 82, SNG ANS 376, Sambon 480, HN Italy 571. Pale gray.(Stack’s, Coin Galleries September 2008, 503)

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481. Female head right, statue of Athena Promachos behind / MFB left, victory above.

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482. Female head left, statue of Artemis with torch behind, ΓNAIOY below neck / MFB right, victory above, N below, NEWPOLITWN in ex.

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483. Female head left, EY behind / MFB left, victory above, ΛOY below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

513934

325-241. Nymphenkopf mit Diadem, Ohr- und Halsschmuck l. Rs: Im Abschnitt NEO_O_IT_N; androkephaler Stier l. wird von Nike bekränzt, darunter _OY. SNG COP. 440. SNG ANS 381. Sambon 483. 7,29g. (Gerhard Hirsch Nachfolger 275, 3028)

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484. Female head left, TAP behind, EYΞ below neck / MFB right, victory above, EΓI below, NEOPOLITWN in ex. on salient base.

382122

Didrachme, 275/250 v. Chr.; 7,33 g. Nymphenkopf l.//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt. Rutter, Historia Numorum 586; Sambon 484; SNG ANS 382; SNG München 225. (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 168, 7054)

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485. As last, EYΞ behind, TAP below neck / As last, EΓI below, NEOPOLITWN in ex. on salient base.

131777

Münzen & Medaillen GmbH, 8, 3.

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486. Female head lefgt, ME monogram behind, X-like monogram below neck / MFB right, victory above, IS below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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487. Female head left, X below neck, statue of Pallas Promachos behind / MFB right, victory above, IS below, NEOPOLI(TWN) in ex.

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488a. Female head left, BI or B behind, usually M below neck / MFB right, victory above, E below, NEOPOLITWN.

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488b. Female head left, chapelet behind / MFB right, , victory above, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

Coin

 Circa 275-250 BC. AR Nomos (19mm, 7.08 g, 7h). Diademed head of nymph left; [B] behind; [M] below / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; E below. Sambon 488; HN Italy 586. (CNG 84, 56)

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489. Female head left, ithyphallic term behind / MFB right, victory above, CI below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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490. Female head left, behind, either (a) Hellen on a ram, (b) a trophy, or (c) a shield / MFB right, victory above, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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491. Female head left, barbaric term behind / MFB right, victory above, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

422341

Diademed head of nymph left; behind, herm right. Rv. Man-headed bull standing right, head facing; above, Nike flying right crowning him with wreath. 7.29 grams. Sambon 491. SNG ANS -. SNG BN 824 (same dies). HN Italy 586. (Stack’s, October 2010 Coin Galleries Sale, 4)

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492. Female head left, dolphin behind, ME below neck, dotted border / MFB right, victory above, BI below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

382123

Didrachme, 275/250 v. Chr.; 7,06 g. Nymphenkopf l., dahinter Delphin//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt. Rutter, Historia Numorum 586; Sambon 492; SNG ANS 388; SNG München ­ (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 168, 7055)

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493. As last, shield with pentagram behind head, monogram below neck / As last

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494. As last, comic mask behind, BI below neck / As last

494

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495. As last, lyre behind / As last

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496. As last, ithyphallic Satyr behind / As last.

369658

290-270, AR 7.19 g. Diademed head of nymph Parthenope l.; behind, small statuette of ityphallic satyr. Rev. Man-headed bull walking r., crowned by Nike flying above. Between its legs, BI. In exergue, [Ν]ΕΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ. Sambon 496. SNG Copenhagen 445. SNG France 818. Historia Numorum Italy 586. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG 52, 3)

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497a. As last, aguière or amphora behind, sometimes with BI missing.

176597

Didrachm c. 270. Head of Nymph to l., behind her an amphora. Rev. Man-headed bull to r., crowned by Nike. BI beneath bull. In exergue NEOPOLITWN. 7,38 g. Sambon 497. (UBS Gold & Numismatics, Auction 67, 5424)

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497b. As last, aguière or amphora behind, sometimes with BI missing.

497

Circa 275-250 BC. AR Nomos (7.28 g, 7h). Head of nymph left; oinochoe behind / Man-headed bull standing right, head facing; above, Nike flying right, crowing bull; BI below. Sambon 497a; HN Italy 586; McClean 279 (same dies); Weber 339 (same dies).(CNG 79, 9)

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498a. As last, simpulum behind / As last

Coin

Circa 300-275 BC. AR Nomos (7.16 gm). Diademed head of nymph left; ladle behind / Man-headed bull right; above, Nike flying right, crowing bull; BI below. SNG France 822; SNG ANS 393 (same reverse die); HN Italy 579. (CNG 67, 67)

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498b. As last, cuirass behind / As last, but EΠ monogram instead of BI below bull.

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499. As last, elephant behind / as last

356899

340/241 v. Chr., Magistrat Bi… 7.12 g. Nymphenkopf, Beiz. Elefant / Menschenköpfiger Stier, darüber schwebende Nike mit Kranz. SNG ANS 394; Sambon 499. (Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger 398, 6)

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500. As last, term representing a comic actor behind / As last but no BI

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501. Female head left, victory behind, ΓX below neck / MFB right, victory above, IS below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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502. As last, trident behind head / As last, sometimes IS missing

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503. As last, hippocamp or Pegasos behind / as last

182837

Didrachme, 275/250 v. Chr.; 7.23 g. Nymphenkopf l., dahinter Pegasus l.//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt. Rutter, Historia Numorum 586; Sambon 503; SNG ANS 396 (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 97, 93)

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504. As last, eagle behind (wings closed and head right) / as last

526214

340/241 v. Chr., Magistrat Is… 7.12 g. Nymphenkopf, Beiz. Adler / Menschenköpfiger Stier, darüber schwebende Nike mit Kranz. SNG ANS 397 Sambon 504(Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger 404, 2013)

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505. As last, lightning bolt behind head / as last

160420

300 v. Chr. Nymphenkopf, Beiz. Blitzbündel / Menschenköpfiger Stier, darüber schwebende Nike mit Kranz, im Feld IS. SNG Cop. 456; Sambon 505. 7.13 g. (Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger 384, 13)

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506. As last, lyre behind / as last

Coin

Circa 275-250 BC. AR Nomos (22mm, 6.13 g, 8h). Head of nymph left; lyre behind / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; IΣ below. Sambon 506; HN Italy 586. (CNG eAuction 233, 43)

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507. As last, heron or cygnet behind / as last

1201302l

 

 

 

 

 

Nomos, 320-280 v. Chr. Kopf der Nymphe Parthenope n.l., ein Band im Haar; dreifacher Ohranhänger; im Felde r. Reiher n.r. stehend. Rv. NEOΠOΛITΩN Menschengesichtiger, bärtiger Stier n.r., Kopf von vorne, von n.r. fliegender Nike bekränzt; zwischen den Beinen IΣ 7,33 g. Sambon, Italie 237, 507. SNG ANS 399. Leicht getönt. Guter Stil. Vorzüglich Aus Auktion AUCTIONES AG, Basel 26 (1996), 4. (M&M, Auction 40, Lot 2)

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508. As last, statue of Pallas or statue of woman with cornucopia behind / as last

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509. As last, X below neck, Pallas behind, lance on shoulder / as last

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510. As last, poppy head behind / as last

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511. As last, ear behind / as last

511

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512. As last, star with eight rays behind / as last

Coin

Circa 275-250 BC. AR Nomos (21mm, 7.38 g, 2h). Head of nymph left; star behind / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; IΣ below. Sambon 512; HN Italy 586; SNG ANS 402.(CNG eAuction 266, 5)

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513. As last, bust of Helios facing behind / as last

Coin

Circa 275-250 BC. AR Nomos (19mm, 7.18 gm). Diademed head of nymph left; head of Helios behind / Man-headed bull standing right, Nike flying above, crowning bull with wreath; IS below. SNG ANS 404; HN Italy 586. (CNG eAuction 64, 10)

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514. As last, eagle behind / as last

void(0)

Didrachme, 275/250 v. Chr.; 7,28 g. Nymphenkopf l., dahinter Flügel//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt, unten IΣ. Rutter, Historia Numorum 586; Sambon 514; SNG ANS ­; SNG München 250. (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 226, 127)

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515. As last, little word behind / as last

302088

Didrachm c. 275-250, AR 7.38 g. H.N. 586. Sambon 515. ANS 405.(Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG Auction P, 1313)

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516. As last, torch behind / as last

569831

c. 275-250 BC, AR, (g 7,16, mm 21, h 2). Head of nimph l., wearing hair-bandand earring; at r. torch, Rv. NEAΠOΛITΩN, man headed bull r., crowned by flying Nike; below IΣ. HNItaly 586; SNG ANS 407; Sambon 516. (ArtCoins Roma s.r.l. 5, 16)

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517. As last, tripod behind / as last

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518. As last, trophy behind / as last

459655

Nomos. Head of nymph left, hair bound with taenia, wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace; behind, trophy. Rv. Man-headed bull walking right, head facing; above, Nike flying right, crowing bull with wreath; below, IΣ. 7.32 grams. Sambon 518. SNG ANS 408 (same obv. die). HN Italy 586. (Stack’s, New York 2011 International Sale, 3)

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519. as last, thrysos behind / as last

16314

275-250, AR 7.37 g. Diademed head of nymph l.; behind, thyrsus. Rev. Man-headed bull advancing r., crowned by Nike flying r. above. Sambon 519. SNG France 855. Historia Numorum Italy 586. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG 46, 775)

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520. As last, pentagram behind / as last

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521. As last, plow behind / as last

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522. As last, cornucopia behind / as last

113440

340/241 v. Chr. Nymphenkopf, Beiz. Füllhorn / Menschenköpfiger Stier, darüber schwebende Nike mit Kranz, im Feld IS. SNG ANS 410; Sambon 522. 7.28 g.(Dr. Busso Peus Nachfolger 395, 13)

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523. As last, Dolphin behind / as last, sometimes IS is missing

384058

Didrachm circa 275-250, AR 7.61 g. Diademed head of nymph l.; behind, dolphin. Rev. Man-headed bull r., crowned by Nike flying above. Sambon 523. SNG Lockett 93 (these dies). Historia Numorum Italy 586. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG 54, 674)

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524. As last, lion behind / as last but no IS

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525.  As last, forepart of lion behind / MFB right, victory above, E below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

298662

Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG, 71, 12

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526. As last, kantharos behind / as last

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527. As last, sword in scabbard behind or quiver and belt/ as last

51569

320-280. Kopf der Nymphe Parthenope n. l., ein Band im Haar; im Felde r. Köcher. Rv. ΝΕΟΠΟΛΙΤΩΝ Menschengesichtiger, bärtiger Stier n. r., Kopf frontal, von n. r. fliegender Nike bekränzt; zwischen den Beinen Ε 7,34 g. Sambon, Italie 527. SNG ANS 412. (Münzen & Medaillen GmbH 29, 2501)

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528. As last, trident behind / as last

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529. As last, rudder behind / as last

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530. As last, acrostolium behind / as last

298539

Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG, Auction N, 1021

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531. As last, owl behind / as last

569829

Didrachm,Neapolis, c. 320-240 BC, AR, (g 5,79, mm 20, h 10). Head of nimph l., wearing hairband, earring and necklace; owl at r., Rv. [NEΠOΛITΩN], man-faced bull r. crowned by flying Nike; E below. Sambon 531; BMC 531; Weber 346. (ArtCoins Roma s.r.l. 5, 14)

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532. As last, cock behind/ mfb right, victory above, A below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

532

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533. As last, crater behind / as last

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534. As last, lotus flower behind / as last

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535. As last, helmet behind / as last

79906

275/250 v. Chr.; 7.07 g. Nymphenkopf l., dahinter Helm//Androkephaler Stier r., von Nike bekränzt, darunter A. Rutter, Historia Numorum 586; Sambon 535; SNG ANS – (Fritz Rudolf Künker GmbH & Co. KG 133, 7872)

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536. As last, harpoon behind / as last

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537a. Female head left, knucklebone behind, remains of a name below neck / MFB left, victory above, sometimes N below

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DRACHMES  (Symbols BI, IS and A, only one without

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537b(a). Female head left, chaplet or tripod behind / MFB right, head facing, victory above, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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537b(b). Female head left, chaplet or tripod behind / MFB right, head facing, victory above, BI below,NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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538. Female head left, elephant behind, dotted border / MFB right, victory above, BI below, NEOPOLITWN in ex.

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539a. As last, oval shield behind / as last

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539b. As last, aiguiere behind / as last

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540.  As last, dolphin behind / As last, but IS below

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541. As last, stork behind / as last

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542. As last, ear behind / as last

Coin

Circa 275-250 BC. AR Drachm (15mm, 3.29 g, 10h). Head of nymph left / Man-headed bull walking right; above, Nike flying right, placing wreath on bull’s head; IΣ below. Sambon 542; HN Italy 588. (CNG eAuction 233, 46)

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543. As last, cornucopia behind / as last

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544. As last, trophy behind / as last

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545a. As last, no symbols / as last

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545b. As last, trident behind / as last, IS below

Coin

Circa 275-250 BC. AR Half Nomos – Drachm (3.57 gm). Head of nymph left, wearing fillet, earring, and necklace; trident behind / Man-headed bull standing right, crowned by Nike above; IS between bull’s legs. SNG ANS 420 var. (grain ear); SNG Lockett 100 (this coin); HN Italy 588. (CNG 66, 67)

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546. As last, A, B, Δ, or E behind / as last

418905

drachme, 325-240 av. J.-C. Droit : Tête diad. de nymphe à gauche, portant une boucle d’oreille. Derrière la nuque, A. Revers : Taureau androcéphale marchant à droite, tête de face, cour. par Niké volant à droite. Entre les pattes, IΣ. A l’exergue, [NEOΠΟΛITΩN]. Ref.: SNG ANS cfr 420; SNG Paris 865; Sambon, 546. 3,26g. (Jean Elsen & ses Fils S.A. 104, 31)

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547. As last, prow behind / as last, bit A below

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548. As last, crater behind / as last

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549. As last, harpoon behind / as last

00005q00

272/250 v. Chr., Magistrat A… 3.96 g. Kopf der Parthenope, Beiz. Harpa / Menschenköpfiger Stier, darüber schwebende Nike mit Kranz. Sambon 549 Hunterian Coll. 61 (Dr. Busso Pues, 409, 5)

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550. As last, lotus flower behind / as last

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551. As last, mask behind / as last

303144

Didrachm c. 275-250, AR 7.18 g. Sambon 551. SNG ANS 387. (Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG, Auction N, 1019)

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552a. As last, bell behind / as last

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552b. As last, nothing behind / as last, nothing below, NEOPOLITHS in ex.

Coin

Circa 320-300 BC. AR Nomos (20mm, 7.44 g, 9h). Head of nymph left / Man-headed bull walking left; above, Nike flying left, placing [wreath] on bull’s head. Sambon -; SNG ANS 380 (same rev. die). (CNG eAuction 233, 29)

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4 Responses to Neapolis II

  1. john voukelatos says:

    A nice example of Sambon type 472, from the famous collection of Marquiss Carlo Strozzi originally sold 1907 recently appeared in a CNG sale. Triton XX, lot 3.

  2. njmolinari says:

    I think the other one, despite not having the same provenance, has better features of the inscription showing.

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