NGC-certified Coins Among the Standouts in the Peter Stagnetto Collection of Ancient Coins

Posted on 10/1/2020

An exceptional NGC-certified Ancient coin has the highest estimate in in Spink's October sale.

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has certified dozens of rarities in the Peter Stagnetto Collection of Ancient Coins, offered by the Spink auction house in London. Online bidding is now open and ends Wednesday, October 7, 2020.

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A well-preserved Kingdom of Macedon ­Philip II, 359-336 BC Gold Stater graded NGC Ancients MS, 5/5 Strike and 4/5 Surface with Fine Style has an estimate of £8,000 to £12,000 (about $10,300 to $15,400 USD), unsurpassed by any coin in the auction. While this particular coin was struck under Philip III, the Apollo/biga design was introduced by Philip II, King of Macedon from 359 to 336 BC. The coin features Apollo’s laureate head on the obverse and a two-horse chariot on the reverse.

Other NGC-certified highlights include:

All estimates provided by the auction house.

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