LYDIA. Sardis. Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Assarion (Bronze, 20.5 mm, 6.97 g, 12 h), Homonoia issue with Pergamum, struck under the magistrate Mousaios. ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ ΚΑΙ ΠΕΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ / ΜΟΥ/ΣΑΙ/ΟΣ The Demoi of Pergamum, bearded and wearing robes, and Sardis, beardless and wearing hunting dress, each holding a scepter, and clasping their right hands. BMC 211. RPC I 2988. SNG Copenhagen 54. A scarce and interesting Homonoia issue, struck from very carefully executed dies, with an especially fine and delicate head of Augustus. Green-black patina. Some roughness and marks, otherwise, very fine.
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