RARE LATE ROMAN SESTERTIUS 10157. AEMILIAN. 253 AD. AE Sestertius (27mm - 14.54 g). Rome mint. [IMP A]EMILIANVS PIVS FEL AVG, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / RO[MAE AETE]RN, S-C across fields, Roma standing left, holding Phoenix on globe in right hand, transverse spear in left hand, left elbow resting on shield set on ground. RIC IV 38. VF, greenish brown patina. Rare as are all Aemilian sestertii.
Ancient Silver Coin Sicily Artemis-Arethusa Head & Charioteer - http://www.busaccagallery.com/catalog.php?catid=145=5988=1#
Late 1930's - German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.
Greek Athenian Silver Tetradrachm Owl Coin -Athens, Attica, Ca. 449-413 BCE. A beautiful silver Athenian Tertradrachm with Athena and Owl. Obv: Helmeted head of Athena with olive leaves and spiraled palmette. Reverse: Standing owl with olive sprigs and crescent moon. Greek inscription "Alpha Theta Epsilon" (Athens) on right side of owl