Hemiobols

 

6.1a
Kelenderis, Type 6.1a
6.1b
Kelenderis, Type 6.1b
6.1c
Kelenderis, Type 6.1c
6.1d
Kelenderis, Type 6.1d
Type 6.1
Denomination: AR Hemiobol
Detail
Obverse: Forepart of unbridled rearing Pegasus; dotted border.
Reverse: Forepart of kneeling male goat, head turned back; all within circular incuse.
Variants: a. obv.: Pegasus to left;
rev.: goat to left; above goat, K
b. obv.: Pegasus to left;
rev.: goat to left; above goat, KE
c. obv.: Pegasus to left;
rev.: goat to left; above goat, KEΛ
d. obv.: Pegasus to right; below, uncertain object;
rev.: goat to right.
References: a. Coll. P. Veselý, KEL-AR-12
b. SNG Berry 2, 1266; several specimens on the market, e.g. Bucephalus Numismatic GmbH, Black Auction 20 (25 May 2023), Lot 520 (acsearch.info URL)
c. Münzen & Medaillen GmbH, Auction 30 (28 May 2009), Lot 664 (acsearch.info URL); N&N London Ltd, Online Auction 11 (14 January 2023), Lot 186 (acsearch.info URL)
d. Klein 1999, p. 79, no. 661
Connection: Type 5.2 (obols, similar design)
Credit (see the references above):
a. P. Veselý
b. Bucephalus Numismatic GmbH
c. Münzen & Medaillen GmbH

 

6.2a
Kelenderis, Type 6.2a
6.2b
Kelenderis, Type 6.2b
6.2c
Kelenderis, Type 6.2c
6.2d
Kelenderis, Type 6.2d
6.2e
Kelenderis, Type 6.2e
6.2f
Kelenderis, Type 6.2f
Type 6.2
Denomination: AR Hemiobol
Detail
Obverse: Forepart of unbridled rearing Pegasus; dotted border.
Reverse: Kneeling male goat, head turned back; all within circular incuse.
Variants: a. obv.: Pegasus to left;
rev.: goat to left; above goat, KE
b. obv.: Pegasus to left;
rev.: goat to right; above goat, KE–Λ (reversed and retrograde)
c. obv.: Pegasus to right;
rev.: goat to right; above the goat and right next to the goat, K-E (retrograde); in exergue, Δ (or A?)
d. obv.: Pegasus to right;
rev.: goat to right; above goat, KEΛ; below goat, Δ
e. obv.: Pegasus to right;
rev.: goat to right; above goat, KE-Λ
f. obv.: Pegasus to right;
rev.: goat to right; above goat, KE–Λ (reversed and retrograde)
References: a. Numismad.Com Marcin Surgiewicz-Śliwiński, Auction 6 (28–29 January 2023), Lot 680 (biddr.com URL)
b. SNG France 2, 102
c. BMC 21, p. 56, 33 = The British Museum (London), museum number 1899,0103.22; Münzen & Medaillen GmbH, Auction 31 (23 October 2009), Lot 59 (acsearch.info URL)
d. SNG France 2, 91 = SNG Delep., 2845; Nomos AG, Obolos Web Auction 15 (24 May 2020), Lot 438 (acsearch.info URL)
e. SNG France 2, 94; Forrer/Weber 3, 7527 = Weber 1896, p. 26, no. 53 (Λ out off flan)
f. Imhoof-Blumer 1902, p. 454, 5 = Forrer/Weber 3, 7526; several specimens on the market, e.g. Classical Numismatic Group, Electronic Auction 293 (19 December 2012), Lot 111 (acsearch.info URL)
Connection: Type 5.4 (obols, similar design)
Credit: a. Numismad.Com Marcin Surgiewicz-Śliwiński
b. The Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Gallica, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b8501787z
c. Münzen & Medaillen GmbH
d. The Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Gallica, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b8501787z
e. The Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Gallica, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b8532328v
f. Classical Numismatic Group

 

6.3
Kelenderis, Type 6.3
Type 6.3
Denomination: AR Hemiobol
Detail
Obverse: Head of Athena right, wearing crested Attic helmet, dotted border.
Reverse: Forepart of Pegasus rearing to left within incuse square.
References: SNG France 2, 107 = SNG Delep., 2849; SNG von Aulock, 5614; The British Museum (London), museum number 1949,1202.5; Troxell & Kagan 1989, p. 277, 11
Connection: Type 5.6 (obols, similar design but Athena to left)
Credit: The Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Gallica, Identifier: ark:/12148/btv1b8501791v

 

6.4
Kelenderis, Type 6.4
Type 6.4
Denomination: AR Hemiobol
Detail
Obverse: Gorgoneion facing.
Reverse: Forepart of Pegasus rearing to left within incuse square.
References: SNG France 2, 115; SNG Levante, 246 (attributed to an uncertain Cilician mint); Classical Numismatic Group, Electronic Auction 148 (20 September 2006), Lot 212 (acsearch.info URL), and Electronic Auction 174 (10 October 2007), Lot 54 (acsearch.info URL)
Connection: Type 5.7a (obols, similar design)
Credit: Classical Numismatic Group, Electronic Auction 174 (see the reference above)

 

6.5
Kelenderis, Type 6.5
Type 6.5
Denomination: AR Hemiobol
Detail
Obverse: Gorgoneion facing.
Reverse: Forepart of a horse rearing to right within incuse square.
References: The Ed Snible Collection (Ex Harlan J. Berk Ltd., Inv. number cc76643, sold in 2012. Ex Superior Galleries LLC, 30 May 1995, Lot 7666, Lewis Egnew Collection).
Connection: Type 5.8 (obols, similar design)
Credit: Ed Snible (see the reference above)
Remark: For the attribution of this type to Kelenderis, see remark on Type 5.8.

 

6.6
Kelenderis, Type 6.6
Type 6.6
Denomination: AR Hemiobol
Detail
Obverse: Horse rearing to right on solid exergual line; dotted border.
Reverse: Male goat kneeling to right, head turned back to left; above goat, KE.
References: Themis Numismatics, Auction 9 (11 April 2001), Lot 202 (acsearch.info URL)
Connection: Type 5.11e (obols, similar design)
Credit: Themis Numismatics (see the reference above)

 

16 July 2021 – 24 February 2024