Winner's Unlimited - No. 097

Holy books, letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Judaica, Posters & Periodicals, Postcards, Maps, Zionism, numismatics.

January 31, 2017
Opening $2,000
Estimate $4,000 - $6,000
Sold for $3,416
Including buyer's premium

Inclusive weight: 2.860 [2 kilograms and 860 grams].

Collection of 142 antique, rare silver coins, some very rare, from assorted countries throughout the world. 17th-start of the 20th century.

The collection includes:

* [4] coins issued in Ethiopia at the start of Ethiopian coinage, c. 1887.

* 34 American Morgan Silver Dollars, various years beginning in 1878 through 1921. Including the first Morgan Dollar from 1878 with eight eagle tail feathers and a slanted arrow feather. [These coins were first struck in a limited edition, that can be identified by the eight tail feathers, after this mistake was realized, the coins were issued with seven tail feathers. This is a rare coin from the first issue]. In addition to a rare Morgan Dollar from 1921 with the letter D.

* Iranian coin from the start of the 20th century, two large British coins from 1887 and 1893, including the small series that followed them.

* Ein Thaler - German Thaler with the image of King William III 1799, in rare condition. It is extremely uncommon to find a Thaler coin from this year in such fine condition. German Thaler from 1677, Thaler from 1780 with a silver chain from the era.

* Seven Austrian coins, including a coin from 1858, and two large Krones. 

* Ruble from 1832 with the image of the father of Emperor Nikolai, in addition to Russian rubles from 1892, 1896, 1898 and more.

* Coin from the Spanish Republic from 1813, Moroccan coin with a star of David, 19th century; coins from the Emirates; Moroccan coins; Egyptian 20 Fiastres coin, 1917, and other Fiastres; two Syrian coins from 1937, and more.

All coins in the collection made silver except one coin of 25 miles from 1948 which is made of
aluminum. [From the Series of coins that were used in the first months of the state of israel before the state issued the famous penny coins].

Most of the coins in this collection are in very fine condition. Some are in excellent condition. 

Coins, Medallions & Banknotes