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Adagio in G Minor (Albinoni) - one of my favorite pieces - composed by Remo Giazotto based on Tomaso Albinoni's work.


G650 An Excessively Rare, Magnificent, and Highly Important Greek Electrum Stater Attributed to an Uncertain Mint in Western Asia Minor, Among the Great Masterpieces of Early Electrum Coinage, the Finest Known of this Prestigious Issue by Ancient Art, via Flickr


Description C. Vibius Varus AR Denarius. Rome, 42 BC. Bust of Minerva right, in crested Corinthian helmet and aegis / Hercules standing left, holding club and lion’s skin; C•VIBIVS to right; VARVS to left. Crawford 494/38; Sydenham 1140. 4.05g, 20mm, 5h. Near Extremely Fine. Minor areas of flatness, but very well preserved for the issue. Attractively toned. This coin with its clearly military overtones should be seen in the context of the impending conflict between the Triumvirs and the…

Ionia, Samos, Tetradrachm, 400-365 BC 14.55g. Barren Class X, Barren-. Obverse: Facing lion's head. Reverse: Unpublished magistrate MAKAPEOΣ. ΣΑ is in larger letters below right facing bull's forepart, small OYP below hoofs, vertical branch behind. This die has a panther-head symbol. A sharply impressed coin, both obverse and reverse, with an unpublished magistrate's name, making this coin unique in a minor way. About Extremely Fine Estimate: US$12,000 - 15,000