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Stolen-High Grade NGC Slabbed Ancients-Los Angeles

Detectives with the Los Angeles police department are investigating the theft of high grade NGC slabbed ancient coins valued in excess of $400,000.

Stolen List:

Coin Date

Denomination

Mint Mark

Variety

Grade

Serial#

Slab Company

323-317 BC

AV Stater, 8.58 g

 

Phillip III, Macedon
Kingdom

MS*5-5

2401146-002

NGC

336-323 BC
post humous

AV Stater, 8.60 g

 

Alexander III,
Macedon Kingdom

Gem MS 4-5

2401606-001

NGC

AD 161-169

AV Aureus, 7.38 g

 

Lucius Verus,
Roman Empire

Gem MS 5-5

3599304-001

NGC

AD 187-188

AV Solidus, 7.25 g

Rome

Commodus, Roman Empire

Ch MS 5-5

2401009-001

NGC

AD 294-295

Aureus, 5.52 g

Cyzicus

Maximianus, Roman
Empire

Ch XF

 

NGC

AD 337-361

AV Solidus, 4.44 g

 

Constantius II, Roman Empire

Gem MS*5-5

2401010-003

NGC

AD 337-340

AV Solidus, 4.37 g

Thessalonica

Constantine II,
Roman Empire

MS 5-3

2401010-001

NGC

AD 337-340

AV Solidus, 4.34 g

 

Constantine II,
Roman Empire

MS 5-3

1950230-043

NGC

AD 117-138

AV Aureus, 7.15 g

 

Hadrian, Roman
Empire

Ch MS*5-5

3597831-001

NGC

AD 161-169

AV Aureus, 7.25 g

 

Marcus Aureleus,
Roman Empire

Ch MS*5-5

2401603-004

NGC

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AD 308-324

AV Aureus, 5.39 g

Siscia

Licinius I, Roman
Empire

MS 5-4

2400650-001

NGC

89 BC

Silver, 2.21 g

 

M Cato Ar
Quinarius, Roman

Ch MS 4-5

0452499-002

NGC

AD 829-842

AV Solidus, 4.46 g

 

Heraclius &
Heraclius Constantine, Byzantine Empire

MS*5-5

4165163-027

NGC

AD 829-842

AV “thick” Semissis,
1.83 g

 

Theophilus,
Byzantine Empire

Ch MS 4-5

4165163-005

NGC

AD 527

AV Solidus, 4.49 g

Constantinople

Justin I-Justinian I,
Byzantine Empire

MS 4-5

1981613-003

NGC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

193/2 BC

AV Octodrachm,
27.80 g

 

Arsinoe II, Ptolemaic
Kingdom

MS*5-4

2400583-001

NGC

1920

Silver Dollar

 

China 7 Char, China

MS 67

116554.67/
02833129

PCGS

1786-W

L’OR

Lille

Louis XVI, France

MS 67

1733090-003

NGC

Anyone with information should contact:

Det. Prietro

LAPD

213-486-6940

or

Doug Davis         

817-723-7231        

doug@numismaticcrimes.org

$500 Bills Stolen-Carver County, MN, USA

The Carver County, MN Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary where (51) $500 bills were stolen. There are no serial numbers available at this time.

Anyone with information or who is offered a large number of $500 bills should contact:

Det. Tyler Stahn 
tstahn@co.carver.mn.us 

952-361-1897

or

Doug Davis

817-723-7231        

doug@numismaticcrimes.org

A Large gold Brunswick-wolfenbuttle coin stolen

A large gold Brunswick-wolfenbuttle coin was stolen. At the present time we think only two are known. This one has a mark front and back made from probably a wire cutter. Easily seen in the photos. It has been reported to law enforcement and Doug Davis. Estimated value is $50 to $100K.

Brunswick-wolfenbuttle Obverse  Brunswick-wolfenbuttle Reverse

Regards,

Rick Ponterio

Three coins stolen from a DHL shipment in March 2016

Dear Colleagues,

there have been stolen three coins from a shipment in DHL which we sent to Japan end of March 2016. These are lots #3486, #4701 and #4722 from our 100th auction in February 2016.

Lost Teutoburger Auction 100 Lot 3486 Lost Teutoburger Auction 100 Lot 4701 Lost Teutoburger Auction 100 Lot 4722

Please see the following links for more details:

https://www.sixbid.com/browse.html?auction=2519&category=52793&lot=2136144

https://www.sixbid.com/browse.html?auction=2519&category=52797&lot=2137359

https://www.sixbid.com/browse.html?auction=2519&category=52797&lot=2137380

Many thanks and best regards

Werner Hoepker

Teutoburger Muenzauktion

Gold stater (or shekel) of Birsa “lost” in the mail…

https://www.sixbid.com/images/auction_images/2187/1854801l.jpg
CARTAGO. Birsa. Shekel o estátera. 310-290 a.C. Cabeza de Tanit y caballo parado a derecha Cy3287 (1.500€). 7´41 g. Rebabas en campo y algunas marquitas. EBC-

This coin was our lot 1 of our September 17th, 2015

But bidder had never received it

In case you see it, let us know

Thanks

Juan Cayón