Ancient Persian Coins & Artifacts for Sale:
Achaemenid Dynasty. Darius through Xerxes, 420 - 375 BC
The famous Achaemenid Persian Empire was established in 550 BC by Cyrus the Great and lasted until 330 BC upon their
ultimate defeat by invading Alexander the Great of Macedon. The empire stretched across over 4 million square miles, making it
the largest empire in ancient history.



Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Kingdom.
Xerxes I to Artaxerxes II, c. 475-450 BC. Silver siglos. Persian king in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear & bow / Rectangular incuse punch. Carradice Type IIIb; BMC 15; SNG Kayhan 1030. 15.3 mm, 5.59 g. aVF. #CP2081: $325

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Kingdom. Artaxerxes I to Darius II, c. 450-420 BC. Silver siglos. Persian king or hero in kneeling-running stance right, holding dagger and bow / Rectangular incuse punch. 16.0 mm, 5.55 g. ref: Carradice Type IV; BMC 125; SNG Kayhan 1033. Fine, multiple punch marks. #CP2085: $199


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Kingdom.
King Xerxes I to Artaxerxes I, 485-420 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear and bow. Incuse punch on back.
15.5 mm, 5.5 g. ref: Carradice Type III-B. ex-collection Ken Baumhekel, numismatist, Los Angeles, CA. Nice counterstamp on edge. Amazing detail! #CP2067: $425 SOLD


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Kingdom.
Time of Artaxerxes I, 455-420 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a double-bladed dagger. Incuse punch on back. ref: Carradice Type IV-A. 12x17mm, 5.5 g. ex-collection Ken Baumhekel, numismatist, Los Angeles, CA. #CP2068: $250


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Kingdom.
Xerxes I to Artaxerxes II, c. 475-450 BC. Silver siglos. Persian king or hero in kneeling-running stance right, holding spear and bow; banker's mark above ankle / Rectangular incuse punch. 15.1 mm, 5.53 g. ref: Carradice Type IIIb; BMC 15; SNG Kayhan 1030. aVF. ex-Agora auctions. #CP2086: $350


Achaemenid Dynasty, ancient Persia. 5th-4th century BC. Fantastic silver plaque depicting a standing nude female figure, made in reposse. Nicely toned, and intact! Extremely rare. H: 18 mm (just under 3/4"), weighs 0.35 grams. ex-Los Angeles private collection. #AP2024x2: $375

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Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Incredible silver siglos.
Depicts the king in kneeling-running stance, holding a dagger and bow. An incuse punch on the back. Exceptional detail! A museum-quality stunner worthy of the most discriminating collection. 11x9 mm, 5.48 grams. #7384: $450
SOLD


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos. Depicts the king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear. Incuse punch on back. Small counter-stamp depicting a Persian male head on back edge! 16x12 mm, 5.51 grams, and thick! Ex-Frank S. Robinson collection.
Excellent! #fsr3330: $375 SOLD

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts the king in kneeling-running stance, holding a dagger and bow. An incuse punch on the back. 16 mm, 5.5 g. #ar073: $325
SOLD


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts the king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear. Incuse punch on back. 14.21 mm, 5.56 g. Interesting back punch. Dark tone.
#0382: $175 SOLD

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a dagger and bow. Incuse punch on back.
5.50 grams, 17 mm, 4 mm thick! Very nice tone. Ex-Frank S. Robinson collection. #4216: $199 SOLD

Achaemenid Persia
c.
6th-4th century BC. Rare, well-provenanced ancient bronze arrow-point, . Triangular blade with long tang and protruding barbs. Examples like this are found in Egypt, and date to the XXVII (Persian) Dynasty.
From the famous Axel Guttmann Collection. Reference: Christie's UK, Wednesday 28th of April 2004, Sale 5524, Lot 27. Attractive green crystallized patina, beautiful construction symmetry, bilateral edges, and a supportive mid rib. It was attached to the arrow in antiquity by way of its long tang. Intact, one edge battle scarred. 2 inches long. #PER274x2: $165 SOLD

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts the king in kneeling-running stance, holding a bow and dagger. Incuse punch on back.
18x13 mm, 5.59 g. Excellent detail! A gem of a coin. #47464: $375 SOLD


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear and bow. Incuse punch on back.
13x15 mm, 5.53 g. ref: GC 4678v. ex-Guildcraft, purchased 1992. #CP2010: $350 SOLD



Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear and bow. Incuse punch, counter-stamp "S" on back!
19x12 mm, 5.57 g. ref: S-4682. ex-Frank S. Robinson collection, Albany, NY. Very interesting with this counterstamp. #CP2011: $399 SOLD

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Xerxes I to Artaxerxes I, 485-420 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear and bow. Incuse punch on back.
ref: Carradice Type III-B, 15mm, 5.5 g. ex-Apollo Numismatics; ex-collection Ken Baumhekel, numismatist, Los Angeles, CA. #CP2066: $350 SOLD

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius to Xerxes, 505-420 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear and bow. Incuse punch with head(!) on back.
15 mm, 5.54 g. ref: S-4682, A85-70. Well-centered with figure nearly complete. ex-Frank S. Robinson, Albany, NY. Very nice for these! #CP2079: $375 SOLD


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts the king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear. Incuse punch on back. 14x13 mm and extremely thick; 5.38 grams. Excellent cabinet tone! Ex-Frank Robinson coll. #sig4359: $299
SOLD

Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
King Darius - Xerxes, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a dagger and bow. Incuse punch on back.
6x14 mm, 5.43 grams and thick! Test-cut on edge. Ex-Frank S. Robinson collection. #fsr19892: $199 SOLD


Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
Time of King Darius, c. 505-480 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a large bow. Incuse punch on back. ref: Carradice Type II. 15 mm, 5.3 g. ex-collection Ken Baumhekel, numismatist, Los Angeles, CA. #CP2065: $399
SOLD



Ancient Persia, Achaemenid Dynasty
Time of Darius II & Artaxerxes II, 420-375 BC. Silver siglos.
Depicts king in kneeling-running stance, holding a long spear and bow. Incuse punch on back. ref: Carradice Type III-B late, 13x17mm, 5.5 g. ex-collection Ken Baumhekel, numismatist, Los Angeles, CA. Exceptional depiction! An absolutely amazing coin. #CP2069: $450
SOLD