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Sometime around 650 B.C. ancient coins made their first appearance. Below you will find some of the oldest, most beautiful, and unique ancient gold and silver coins in our inventory. Learn more here...

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  • Mithridates VI Pegasus Silver Tetradrachm NGC XF 5x2

    Mithridates VI ruled from 121-91 B.C. The obverse is incredibly detailed for the assigned grade. Coin pictured is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More
    $4,830.00

  • Arsinoe II Silver Decadrachm NGC Choice Extremely Fine 5x3

    This large decadrachm hails from the Ptolemaic (Egyptian) empire roughly 2,300 years ago and depicts Arsinoe II on the obverse with a cornucopia on the back, meant to reflect the vast wealth of the kingdom.
    Both gold and silver examples of this issue were produced and today the silver coins are far scarcer than their gold counterparts. Coin pictured is the exact coin you will receive. Amazing in all regards and a wonderful ancient specimen. Learn More

    Regular Price: $27,540.00

    Special Price $26,950.00

  • Roman Silver Victoriatus NGC Mint State

    Spectacular value for the price, this blazing mint condition silver "Victoriatus" from Rome was issued between 211-208 B.C. The obverse depicts Roman God Jupiter and the reverse shows Victory erecting a trophy. For the quality, age and overall value, these are tough to beat. Learn More

    Regular Price: $821.10

    Special Price $795.00

  • Roman Nero Gold Aureus NGC Choice Very Fine 5x4

    Nero is one of the most despised rulers in history and coins bearing his likeness are very desirable today. This particular example is very high end for the grade with a solid, centered strike and lustrous surfaces. The obverse shows the bloated portrait of Nero and the reverse has an image of Jupiter standing. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More

    Regular Price: $8,211.00

    Special Price $7,950.00

  • Antoninus Pius Gold Aureus NGC Choice About Uncirculated 5x5

    This razor-sharp gold aureus depicts and was struck under Antoninus Pius, the father of Marcus Aurelius. It looks mint condition in so many ways, however, it was given a choice AU grade level by NGC ancients, otherwise it would be a 20K+ coin. It has a perfect strike and perfect surfaces and glimmers in the holder. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Highly recommended. Learn More

    Regular Price: $13,923.00

    Special Price $13,650.00

  • Carthage Electrum Stater NGC Extremely Fine 5x2

    Very attractive Carthaginian stater struck from electrum dating back to 300 B.C. and perfectly centered and struck. Obverse depicts the godess Tanit, and the back depicts a standing stallion in lifelike fashion. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More
    $3,498.60

  • Antoninus Pius Gold Aureus NGC Choice Extremely Fine 5x5

    This 2,000 year old gold aureus depicts and was struck under Antoninus Pius, the father of Marcus Aurelius. It has a perfect strike and perfect surfaces and glimmers in the NGC holder. Coin shown is the exact coin you will receive. Highly recommended for the price and a superb piece of Roman history. Learn More

    Regular Price: $7,854.00

    Special Price $7,750.00

  • Attica Owl Silver Tetradrachm NGC Mint State 4x3

    This stunning and original mint state example dates back around 2,400 years! Issued in Attica, the strike and overall eye appeal are extraordinary as most known survivors are heavily worn, yet this example is lustrous and white. When we come across stunning mint condition ancients like this we quickly acquire them as they are easy to sell. Great coin for the price, highly recommended. Coin pictured is the actual coin you will receive. Learn More
    $2,499.00

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  • Achaemenid Gold Daric NGC Choice About Uncirculated 4x4

    Here we have a 2,400 year old gold daric from the Persian Empire that depicts the Persian Hero-King advancing against the enemy with bow and spear in-hand. The reverse of the coin, like all Type 3 gold darics, employs an incuse punch that happened when the coin was struck so long ago. Highly recommended for the price and this is the exact coin you will receive. Learn More

    Regular Price: $3,927.00

    Special Price $3,850.00

  • Roman Claudius Gold Aureus NGC Extremely Fine 5x4

    Beautiful and very rare, this gold aureus of Roman Emperor Claudius is seldom encountered in any condition. Roman gold from this timeframe in the history of the empire is very tightly held and sought after by collectors around the world.
    He ruled from 41-54 AD and his portrait is depicted on the front of this fine rarity. The coin shown is the exact coin you will receive, highly recommended. Learn More

    Regular Price: $18,564.00

    Special Price $17,950.00

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