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A Catalogue of the Scarabs Belonging to George Fraser
Very useful for the identification of scarabs. Fraser spent over 10 years collecting, describing and drawing the hundreds of scarabs illustrated. Covered are the First through 30th Dynasties, more than 4,400 years.BL43183. A Catalogue of the Scarabs Belonging to George Fraser by G. Fraser, originally published in 1900, Attic Books 1979 reprint, paperback, 78 pages, 62 pages of illusrated text, plus 16 plates of black and white illustrations; $15.00 (€12.75)
The Coinage of Deultum
Dr. Draganov is also the author of the SNG Bulgaria I; Vol 1, Deultum. This book has everything in SNG Deultum plus nearly 160 pages of die studies, with color photography, followed by chapters on denominations, legends, countermarks and forgeries. The catalogue doesn't begin until page 189!
BK34180. The Coinage of Deultum by Dimitar Draganov, 475 pages, A4 size; about 2100 coins - all illustrated in 136 plates; all obverse (181) and reverse (674) dies are illustrated in full color throughout the text; hard cover, out of print, NEW; $140.00 (€119.00)
SNG Finland, The Erkki Keckman Collection in the Skopbank, Helsinki, Part I, Karia
SNG Keckman I
The Erkki Keckman Collection in the Skopbank, Helsinki, Part I, Karia
Richard Ashton, editor.
Often called SNG Keckman or SNG Helsinki. This volume, one of two for the Keckman Collection, is a primary reference for the coins of Karia. It is difficult to obtain but essential for dealers and specialist collectors.BKBKARIA. SNG Finland, The Erkki Keckman Collection in the Skopbank, Helsinki, Part I, Karia, 32 plates, 926 coins, only one copy available; $140.00 (€119.00) Out of Stock!
Nomisma VI - X: Untersuchungen Auf Dem Gerbiete Der Antiken Munzkunde
Nomisma: Investigations In The Field of Ancient NumismaticsBK65057. Nomisma VI - X: Untersuchungen Auf Dem Gerbiete Der Antiken Munzkunde by Hans Von Fritze & Hugo Gaebler, Arnaldo Forni Editore, 2002, over 20 pages of plates, paperback, only one copy available; $140.00 (€119.00)
Die Munzpragung Von Bizye
The primary reference for the coinage of Bizye. BK11153. Die Munzpragung Von Bizye by Jordanka Jurukova, 2 volumes, 1981, in German, 94 pages, 29 plates, hardback, only one copy available, new; $130.00 (€110.50)
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass
One of the most important and sought-after volumes on early Roman glass that has been produced in English. With more than 17,000 glass objects, the Corning Museum of Glass is one of the world's most comprehensive collections. Dr. Goldstein, the Curator of Ancient Glass, has provided an essential guide to ancient glass in existence prior to the innovation of the blowpipe. With an introductory background, this book catalogues 919 items from all areas of the Pre-Roman and Roman world. BK50729. Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in the Corning Museum of Glass by Sidney M. Goldstein, 312 pages, 42 plates majority in color, 919 items catalogued, 1979, out of print and can be hard to find, worn and torn dust jacket, USED, ex libris Alex G. Malloy, only one copy available; $100.00 (€85.00)
Coin Hoards From Roman Britain X
Hoards in the volume include a unique group of 110 plateddenarii from northern Suffolk, a rare hoard of second-century gold aurei from Didcot, Oxfordshire, and a late fourth-century hoard of nearly seven-and-a-half thousand coins from Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire.BK10529. Coin Hoards From Roman Britain X edited by Roger Bland & John Orna-Ornstein, British Museum Press, 1997, 480 pages, 48 plates, hard cover, includes dust jacket ; $70.00 (€59.50)
Coins of Macedonia and Rome: Essays in Honour of Charles Hersh
A collection of 22 essays on Macedonian and Roman coins compiled for the 75th birthday of subject expert Charles Hersh. The essays include: Two hoards of minor silver by Arnold Spaer Lions and lionesses, eagles and a few heads: a new uncertain mint in Caria by Silvia Hurter The coins in the name of Sura by Francois de Callataÿ Selinus and the quadrigatus by Michael Crawford The Mars/eagle and thunderbolt gold and Ptolemaic involvement in the Second Punic War by A.R. Meadows More evidence for the early denarius by Richard Schaefer Some late 'early' Republican quinarii by Richard Witschonke Unpublished Roman Republican bronze coins by R. Russo Roman Republican coinage c.150-90 BC by H.B. Mattingly The coinage of the Social War by Andrew Burnett Coinage, credit and the aerarium in the 80s BC by J.H.C. Williams The coinage of Bibulus again by Michel Amandry A group of Eraviscan denarii by Robert D. Freeman Roman Republican coins in the Manchester Museum by Keith Sugden Overstrikes and imitative coinages in central Italy in the late Republic by C. StannardBK10030. Coins of Macedonia and Rome: Essays in Honour of Charles Hersh edited by Burnett, A, U. Wartenberg and R. Witschonke, 1998, hard cover with dust jacket, 229 pages, 34 plates, NEW; $65.00 (€55.25)
Munzhandlung Basel, Vente Publique no. 3, Roman Coins, 1935
Munzhandlung Basel, public sale no. 3 of Romans coins and medallions, formed in major part by the Prince W. towards the end of the 18th century. BC16216. Munzhandlung Basel, Vente Publique no. 3, Roman Coins, 1935, in French, 82 pages, 53 plates, hard cover, pencil marks; $50.00 (€42.50)
Coins from Karanis: The University of Michigan Excavations 1924-1935
Coins from Karanis: The University of Michigan Exacavations 1924-1935.
The University of Michigan excavations of the Graeco-Roman period Egyptian site of Karanis yielded one of the largest group of Roman coins to come from a controlled excavation. This book contains a catalogue of over 1700 entries covering over 26,000 coins from Ptolemy II to Heraclius, with the great majority coming from the 1st-5th centuries A.D., ranging from low-denomination bronze coins to gold aureii. The catalogue is prefaced by general discussion and an analysis of the major coin hoards from the Michigan Karanis excavations. BK34123. Coins from Karanis: The University of Michigan Excavations 1924-1935 by R.A. Haatvedt & E.E. Peterson, edited by Elinor M. Husselman, paperback, 400 pages, plus 11 pages of plates; unused but 45 years old and many copies have some minor flaws or damage; $40.00 (€34.00)