obolos 16
11. October 2020
Webauction
Unpublished variety?
Lot 1058
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. (Bronze, 26.5 mm, 12.93 g, 1 h), uncertain mint in Asia Minor, circa 27 BC. CAESA[R] Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVS/TVS in two lines within laurel wreath. RIC² 485 var. (obverse inscription). Cf. RPC 2231 and 2235. Unusual spelling mistake on the reverse. Attractive green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 100 CHF
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Lot 1122
Tiberius, 14-37. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 28 mm, 14.00 g, 12 h), Commagene, 19-20. TI•CAESAR• DIVI•AVGVSTI• F•AVGVSTVS Laureate head of Tiberius to right. Rev. PONT•MAXIM• COS•III•IMP• VII•T•R•POT• XXII Winged caduceus between two crossed cornucopiae. RIC² 90. RPC I 3869. Dark green patina. Very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
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Lot 1123
Tiberius, 14-37. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 29 mm, 15.50 g, 12 h), Commagene, 19-20. TI•CAESAR• DIVI• AVGVSTI• F AVGVSTVS Laureate head of Tiberius to right. Rev. PONT•MAXIM •COS•III• IMP•VII•TR• POT•XXII Winged caduceus between two crossed cornucopiae. RIC² 90. RPC I 3869. Green patina; sharp portrait. Light roughness, scratch on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 55 CHF
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Rare Tiberius Tessera depicting Divus Augustus
Lot 1124
Time of Tiberius, 14-37. Tessera (Bronze, 19 mm, 4.41 g, 12 h). Radiate head of Divus Augustus to left within linear circle surrounded by wreath. Rev. IIII within within beaded border surrounded by wreath. Buttrey B 9/IIII. Cohen 24. Dark green patina. Nearly very fine.
Current Bid: 200 CHF
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Lot 1125
Claudius, 41-54. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 34.5 mm, 25.19 g, 6 h), Rome, 50-54. TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP P P Laureate head of Claudius to right. Rev. NERO CLAVDIVS DRVSVS GERMAN IMP / S C The arch of Nero Claudius Drusus: arch surmounted by equestrian statue of Nero Claudius Drusus to right between two Gallic trophies. BMC 188. Cohen 48. RIC² 114. "Tiber' patina with some surface errosion; finely detailed. Very fine.
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Lot 1126
Nero, 54-68. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.52 g, 6 h), Rome, 66-67. IMP NERO CAESAR AVGVSTVS Laureate head of Nero to right, with a light beard. Rev. IVPPITER CVSTOS Jupiter seated left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and scepter in his left. BMC p. 210, note. Cohen 121. RIC² 64. WCN 62. A fine example, struck in high relief and with a strong portrait of Nero. Good very fine.
Current Bid: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
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Lot 1127
Divus Vespasian, died in 79. Denarius (Silver, 17.5 mm, 3.24 g, 4 h), Rome, under Titus, 80-81. DIVVS VESPASIANVS [AVGVSTVS] Laureate head of Divus Vespasian to right. Rev. EX S C Slow quadriga to right, with car in form of small temple. BMC 117. BN 91. Cohen 147. RIC² 362 ( Titus). Toned. Rare with the quadriga to right. Nearly very fine.
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Rare Titus Denarius
Lot 1128
Titus, as Caesar, 69-79. Denarius (Silver, 19.5 mm, 3.47 g, 6 h), 74. T CAESAR IMP VESP Laureate head of Titus to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P COS III Titus seated to right on a curule chair, holding sceptre supported on chair seat in his right hand, and branch in his left hand. BM 150. BN 123. Cohen 161. RIC² 692 (Vespasian). Rare type. Good very fine.
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Lot 1129
Domitian, as Caesar, 69-81. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 27 mm, 11.34 g, 7 h), struck under Vespasian, Rome, for use in the Asian provinces, 74. CAESAR AVGVSTI F Laureate head of Domitian to left. Rev. D-OMITIANVS COS II Winged caduceus between two cornucopiae. BMC 883 (Vespasian, Commagene). BN 901 (Vespasian, Commagene ?). Cohen 97. McAlee 84. RIC 764 (Vespasian, Rome). RIC² 2001 (Antioch). PRC 2001. Green and brown patina; fine portrait. Rough reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 50 CHF
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Lot 1130
Domitian, as Caesar, 69-81. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 27 mm, 11.49 g, 6 h), struck under Vespasian, Rome, 73-4. CAESAR AVG F DOMITIAN COS II Laureate and draped head of Domitian to right. Rev. PRINCIP I-VVENT S-C Domitian, on horseback prancing to left, rising his right hand and holding short scepter with his left. BMC 686. BN 696 (Vespasian). Cohen 400. RIC² 662 (Vespasian). Dark brown patina; rare. Good very fine.
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Lot 1131
Domitian, as Caesar, 69-81. Denarius (Silver, 17.5 mm, 3.47 g, 7 h), Rome, under Titus, 80-81. CAESAR DIVI F DOMITIANVS COS VII Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. PRINCEPS IVVENTVTIS Garlanded and lighted altar. BMC (Titus) 92. BN (Titus) 76. Cohen 397. RIC² (Titus) 266. Sharp, toned and attractive; a very appealing example. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
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Unusual and elegant Denarius of Domitian
Lot 1132
Rome. Domitian, 81-96. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.11 g, 5 h), 81. IMP CAES DOMITIAN AVG PONT Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. P P COS VII DES VIII Curule chair; above, wreath. Cohen -. BMC -. RIC² 9. A lovely example with an elegant portrait; extremely rare and the only available example in the market since the early 2000s. About extremely fine.
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Lot 1133
Rome. Domitian, 81-96. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.27 g, 12 h), 82. IMP CAES DOMITIANVS AVG P M Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. TR POT COS VIII P P Dolphin coiled round anchor. Cohen 593. BMC 29. RIC² 28. A fantastic example and nicely toned. An attractive type with nautical iconography. Very light scratches under the tone on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 1134
Domitian, 81-96. Cistophorus (Silver, 25.5 mm, 10.54 g, 11 h), Ephesus (or Rome for circulation in Asia), 95. IMP CAES DOMITIANVS Laureate head of Domitian to right . Rev. AVG GERM Bundle of six stalks of grain. BMC 254. RIC² 852. RPC II 874. Well centered and attractive. Very fine.
Current Bid: 250 CHF
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Rare left portrait Domitian
Lot 1135
Rome. Domitian, 81-96. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.41 g, 6 h). IMP CAES DIVI VESP F DOMITIAN AVG P M Laureate head of Domitian to left. Rev. TR P COS VII DES VIII P P Tripod with fillets, above, a dolphin to right. BMC 22 note. BN 20 (same dies). Carradice pl. I. 10 (same dies).RIC² 21 note. An attractive example. Very rare with portrait to left. The third known example. Very fine.
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Lot 1136
Trajan, 98-117. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 32.5 mm, 25.97 g, 6 h), Rome, 115-116. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS VI P P Laureate and draped bust of Trajan to right. Rev. IMPERATOR VIIII / S C Trajan, in military dress, seated to right on sella castrensis set on high platform, raising his hand to accept his acclamation as Imperator for the ninth time (Imperator VIIII); by him stand two officers, in front of the platform to right, a guard standing to right, holding spear over his shoulder; at his left three soldiers standing to left, the two first raise their right hands to hail the emperor, while the last holds a horse by the bridle; three standards and two more soldiers in the background. Banti 80. BMC 1019-20. BN 844. Cohen 178. RIC 658. Woytek 549v. Very pleasing example. Rare variety with the guard holding spear instead of shield. Very fine.
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Lot 1137
Trajan, 98-117. Dupondius (Bronze, 22.5 mm, 9.35 g, 6 h), Rome, but for use in Syria, 20 February - 9 December 116. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GERM Radiate and draped bust of Trajan to right, drapery on left shoulder. Rev. DAC PARTHICO P M TR POT XX COS VII P P Wreath containing S C. BMC 1092. Cohen 122. RIC 648. Woytek 937b. Brown patina. Stripped patina, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 75 CHF
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Lot 1138
Trajan, 98-117. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 23 mm, 9.13 g, 5 h), Rome, for circulation in Syria, 20 February - 9 December 116. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GERM Radiate and draped bust of Trajan to right, seen from behind; countermark of laurel branch on a oval punch, on his neck. Rev. DAC PARTHICO P M TR POT XX COS VI P P Wreath containing large S C. BMC 1093-1094. Cohen 123. RIC 647. Woytek 937v. For countermark: Howgego 379. Dark brown patina. Minor metal flaw on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
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Unpublished type in RIC²
Lot 1139
Hadrian, 117-138. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.26 g, 7 h), Rome. IMP CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Hadrian to right, viewed from the wront, wearing slight drapery. Rev. P M TR P COS III Concordia seated left on throne, holding patera in right hand and resting left elbow upon statuette of Spes set upon low base. Cf. BMC p. 563 (bust). RIC II -. RIC II² - (cf. 217-9). Lightly toned. Good very fine.
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Lot 1140
Hadrian, 117-138. Semis (Orichalcum, 18.5 mm, 4.47 g, 6 h), Rome mint, for circulation in Syria, 125-128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hadrian to right, seen from behind. Rev. COS III / S - C around kithara. BMC 1360. Cohen 443. McAlee 547. RIC 688. RIC² 758. RPC 3763. Light brown surfaces. Pleasant for type. Good very fine.
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Lot 1141
Hadrian, 117-138. Quadrans (Copper, 17 mm, 3.49 g, 7 h), Rome, 125-128. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS P P Laureate head of Hadrian to right. Rev. COS III / S C Aquila between two standards. BMC 1381A. Cohen 450. RIC 977. Glossy dark green surfaces. Very fine.
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Lot 1142
Rome. Antoninus Pius, 138-161. Denarius (Silver, 17.5 mm, 3.42 g, 6 h), 140-143. ANTONINVS AVG PI VS P P TR P COS III Laureate head to right. Rev. PROVIDENTI-AE DEORVM Winged thunderbolt. BMC 225. Cohen 681. RIC 80a. A splendid portrait and well toned. About extremely fine.
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Lot 1143
Antoninus Pius, 138-161. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 33.5 mm, 29.68 g, 6 h), Rome, circa 141-143. ANTONINVS AVG PI-VS P P TR P COS III Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. S C She-wolf standing to right within a cave, suckling the twins Remus and Romulus. BMC 1299. Cohen 769. RIC 631. Two-toned brown-green patina. Light porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 1144
Antoninus Pius, 138-161. Aureus (Gold, 18 mm, 7.02 g, 7 h), Rome, 153-154. ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P XVII Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. COS IIII Antoninus Pius, togate and with bare head, standing to left, holding globe in his right hand and a baton in his left. BMC 813. Calicó 1527. Cohen 312. RIC 233b. A coin with a fine portrait. Deep mounting marks on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 500 CHF
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A well centered aureus of Faustina Junior
Lot 1145
Faustina Junior, Augusta, 147-175. Aureus (Gold, 19.5 mm, 7.26 g, 5 h), struck under her father, Antoninus Pius, Rome, c. 147-150. FAVSTINA AVG PII AVG FIL Draped bust of Faustina to right, with her hair fastened by strings of pearls in a bun at back of her head. Rev. CONCORDIA Dove standing to right. Biaggi 923. BMC 1089 (Antoninus Pius). Calicó 2045b. Cohen 61. RIC 1089 (Antoninus Pius). A well centered and clear example. Good very fine.
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Lot 1146
Pertinax, 193. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 3.33 g, 6 h), Rome. IMP CAES P HELV PERTIN AVG Laureate head of Pertinax to right. Rev. OPI DIVIN TR P COS II Ops seated left on throne, holding two grain ears. BMC 19. Cohen 33. RIC 8a. Toned. About very fine.
Current Bid: 150 CHF
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Lovely portrait of Albinus
Lot 1147
Clodius Albinus, as Caesar, 193-195. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 2.59 g, 5 h), Rome, 193. D CLODIVS AL-BINVS CAES Bare head of Clodius Albinus to right. Rev. PROV[ID] A-VG COS Providentia standing to left, holding scepter in her right hand and baton in her left; globe at her feet to left. BMC 39. Cohen 58. RIC 1a. Wonderful portrait. Reverse a little softly struck, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 1148
Septimius Severus, 193-211. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.49 g, 6 h), Laodicea ad Mare, 198-202. L SEPT SEV AVG IM-P XI PART MAX Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. COS I-I P P Victory advancing left, holding wreath in right hand and palm branch in her left. BMC 655-6. Cohen 96. RIC 503a. A clear and sharp example. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1149
Julia Domna, Augusta, 193-217. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.54 g, 12 h), Rome, 198-207. IVLIA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. MATER DEVM Cybele (Magna Mater), towered, draped, seated left on high-backed throne, holding branch in her extended right hand, her left elbow resting on drum set on throne; on both sides of throne, lions seated left, the one on left only partly visible. BMC 51. Cohen 123. RIC 564. Bright and with a fine portrait. Some striking weakness on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 1150
Julia Domna, Augusta, 193-217. Antoninianus (Silver, 24 mm, 4.97 g, 7 h), Rome, circa 211-217. IVLIA PIA FELIX AVG Draped and diademed bust of Julia Domna to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. LVNA LVCIFERA Luna, with crescent on head and cloak billing around her head, in biga galloping to left. BMC 8. Cohen 106. RIC 379 a (Caracalla). Good very fine.
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Lot 1151
Caracalla, 198-217. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.19 g, 5 h), Rome, 203. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. INDVLGENTIA AVGG / IN CARTH Dea Caelestis facing, holding thunderbolt in her right hand, scepter in left, riding right on lion; below, water gushing left from rocks. Cf. BMC 280. Cohen 97. RIC 130a (all with Dea Caelestis' looking to right). A sharp example, well centered and clear. Good very fine.
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Caracalla Addressing his Troops
Lot 1152
Caracalla, 198-217. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 33 mm, 27.27 g, 12 h), Rome, 214. M AVREL ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. P M TR P XVII IMP III COS IIII P P / S C Caracalla, accompanied by two officers, standing right on platform, addressing officer and two soldiers standing before him on the ground below; behind them, aquila and two standards. BMC 264. Cohen 275. Hill 1423. RIC 525a. Very rare. Brown patina. About very fine.
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Unusual portrait of Caracalla
Lot 1153
Caracalla, 198-217. Antoninianus (Silver, 24 mm, 5.33 g, 1 h), Rome, 215. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. P M TR P XVIII COS IIII P P Luna, with crescent on head and a fold of drapery billowing around head, driving a biga of oxen to left. BMC 120. Cohen 294. RIC 256c. Scarce; bold portrait. About extremely fine.
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Lot 1154
Caracalla, 198-217. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.04 g, 7 h), Rome, 217. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate head of Caracalla to right. Rev. P M TR P XX COS IIII P P Serapis, wearing polos on head, standing facing, head turned to left, holding wreath in right hand and scepter in left. BMC 188. Cohen 382. RIC 289c. Sharp and clear with a powerful portrait of Caracalla. Nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: 110 CHF
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Lot 1155
Geta, as Caesar, 198-209. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.74 g, 10 h), Laodicea ad Mare, 198. L SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Rev. FELICIT-AS T-EMPOR Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. BMC 683 var. (not cuirassed). Cohen 44. RIC IV 95 var. (not cuirassed). Bold portrait, unusual and scarce with cuirass. Minor porosity, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 1156
Macrinus, 217-218. As (Copper, 25 mm, 8.51 g, 6 h), Rome. IMP CAES M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Rev. PONTIF MAX TR P II COS II P P / S-C Securitas standing facing, head to left, holding sceptre in her right hand and resting her left elbow on a column. BMC 133. Clay Issue 2. Cohen 99. RIC 159. Green-brown surfaces; fine portrait. Unskillfully "repaired" after its appearance in Hirsch auction, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 1157
Elagabalus, 218-222. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.35 g, 6 h), Rome. IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus to right, with horn on forehead. Rev. SVMMVS SACERDOS AVG Emperor in Syrian priestly dress sacrificing left at tripod altar and holding branch. BMC -. Cohen - RIC -. RSC 276f (citing the Tinchant specimen). Extremely rare and desirable. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1158
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Sestertius (Bronze, 29 mm, 23.07 g, 12 h), Rome, 225. [IM]P CAES M AVR SEV ALEXANDER AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. FIDES MI[LITVM] / S C Fides standing facing, head turned to the left, holding two military standards. BMC 228. RIC 552. Light green patina. Some deposits and rough areas, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 1159
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 21 mm, 2.69 g, 6 h), Rome, 232. IMP ALEXANDER PIVS AVG Laureate head of Severus Alexander to right, drapery on his left shoulder. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVG Providentia standing front, head to left, holding two grain ears in her right hand and cornucopia with her left; on ground to left, modius. BMC 875-878. Cohen 501 var. RIC 250. Bright and clear. About extremely fine.
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Lot 1160
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 2.77 g, 1 h), Rome, 232. IMP ALEXAN-DER PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirased bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. MARS VLTOR Mars advancing to right, holding shield and spear. BMC 831-832. Cohen 161. RIC IV 246. Very sharp, bright and lustrous. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1161
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 2.93 g, 7 h), Rome, January - February/March AD 235. IMP ALEXANDER PIVS AVG Laureate, lightly bearded, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. P M TR P XIIII COS III P P Sol advancing left, raising his right hand and holding whip in left. BMC 962. Cohen 453. RIC 125. A well-struck, carefully centered, sharp and clear denarius with a most attractive portrait of Alexander Severus. Nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1162
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 2.98 g, 1 h), Rome, 232. IMP ALEXANDER PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. IOVI PRO-PVGNATORI Jupiter advancing left, his head turned to right, preparing to hurl thunderbolt held in his right hand, extending his left before him holding and eagle. BMC 825. Cohen 84. RIC 239. Lightly toned. Good very fine.
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Lot 1163
Julia Mamaea, Augusta, 222-235. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30 mm, 24.15 g, 12 h), struck under Severus Alexander, Rome, 224. IVLIA MAMAEA AVGVSTA Draped bust right, wearing stephane. Rev. VENERI FELICI / S C Venus standing facing, head right, holding scepter and Cupid. BMC 190. RIC 694 (Severus Alexander). A pleasant Sestertius with fine details, a brown patina and a bold portrait of Mamaea. Some uncleaned deposits on the obverse, otherwise, nearly very fine.
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Lot 1164
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.01 g, 6 h), Rome, 235-236. IMP MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVG Victory advancing right, holding wreath and palm frond. Cohen 99a. RIC 16. Sharp and lustrous. Good extremely fine.
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Lot 1165
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 2.86 g, 12 h), Rome, March 235 - January 236. IMP MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. SALVS AVGVSTI Salus seated left, feeding serpent rising from altar. BMC 99. Cohen 85. RIC 14. Well struck and sharp; particularly attractive. Good extremely fine.
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Lot 1166
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 22.5 mm, 3.09 g, 6 h), Rome, March 235 - January 236. IMP MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. SALVS AVGVSTI Salus seated to left, feeding from patera, serpent rising from altar. BMC 99. Cohen 85. RIC 14. Sharp and attractive. Struck on a broad and irregular flan, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 1167
Maximinus I, 235-238. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 31 mm, 21.99 g, 12 h), Rome, 236-237. MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus I to right. Rev. VICTORIA GERMANICA / S C Victory standing left, holding wreath and palm branch; at her feet to left, bound German captive seated left, his head turned to right. BMC 191. Cohen 109. RIC 90. Fine green patina. About very fine.
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Lot 1168
Maximinus I, 235-238. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 28 mm, 15.71 g, 1 h), Rome, 236-237. MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus I to right. Rev. SALVS AVGVSTI / S C Salus seated left on throne, with her right hand feeding snake rising right from altar to left. BMC 175. Cohen 92. RIC 85. dark green patina. About very fine.
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Lot 1169
Maximus, as Caesar, 235/6-238. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.18 g, 12 h), Rome, 236-237. MAXIMVS CAES GERM Bare-headed and draped bust of Maximus to right. Rev. PRINC IVVENTVTIS Maximus standing left, holding baton in his right hand and transverse spear in his left; behind, two standards. BMC 211-2. Cohen 10. RIC 3. Sharp, bright and well-centered. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 240 CHF
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Lot 1170
Pupienus, 238. Antoninianus (Silver, 22 mm, 4.56 g, 12 h), Rome. IMP CAES PVPIEN MAXIMVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus to right. Rev. CARITAS MVTVA AVGG Clasped right hands. BMC 87. Cohen 3. RIC 10b. With a fine and sharp portrait of Pupienus. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1171
Gordian III, 238-244. Denarius (Silver, 21 mm, 3.56 g, 6 h), Rome, 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. VENVS VICTRIX Venus standing left, holding helmet with the extended right hand and scepter with the left, leaning on shield set on ground. Cohen 347. RIC 131. Sharp and bright; an appealing example. Good extremely fine.
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Lot 1172
Gordian III, 238-244. Denarius (Silver, 20.5 mm, 2.69 g, 1 h), Rome, 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. VENVS VICTRIX Venus standing left, holding helmet in her extended right hand and scepter in left; at her side behind, shield set on ground. Cohen 347. RIC 131. Sharp and bright; an appealing example. A few light hairlines on obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 1173
Gordian III, 238-244. Antoninianus (Silver, 23 mm, 4.32 g, 5 h), Rome, 244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. FORTVNA REDVX Fortuna seated to left on throne, holding rudder and cornucopia; below throne, wheel. Cohen 98. RIC 144. Sharply struck and clear. Good very fine.
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Lot 1174
Philip I, 244-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 24 mm, 3.84 g, 12 h), Rome, 247. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Rev. ANNONA AVGG Annona standing left, holding grain ears in her right hand over prow to left, and cornucopiae in her left. Cohen 32. RIC 29. Lustrous and sharp. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1175
Philip I, 244-249. Sestertius (Bronze, 27 mm, 13.29 g, 12 h), Rome, 249. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Rev. FIDES EXERCITVS / S C Four military standards. Banti 13. RIC 171a. Earthen olive patina. Very fine.
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Lot 1176
Otacilia Severa, Augusta, 244-249. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30 mm, 19.20 g, 12 h), struck under her husband Philip I, Rome, 244. MARCIA OTACIL SEVERA AVG Draped bust of Otacilia Severa to right, wearing stephane. Rev. PIETAS AVGVSTAE / S-C Pietas standing left, raising hand and holding box of perfunmes. Cohen 31. RIC 205a (Philip I). Well struck and clear with an elegant portrait of the empress. Good very fine.
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Lot 1177
Philip II, as Caesar, 244-247. Sestertius (Bronze, 27.5 mm, 14.49 g, 11 h), Rome, 246. M IVL PHILIPPVS CAES Bare-headed and draped bust of Philip II to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENT / S-C Philip II, standing to left in military dress, holding globe in his right hand and reversed spear in his left. Cohen 49. RIC 256. Green patina; gentle portrait. Good very fine.
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Lot 1178
Gallienus, 253-268. Antoninianus (Silver, 21.5 mm, 2.76 g, 6 h), Colonia Claudia Ara Agrippinensium (Köln), c. 258-260. GALLIENVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. VIRT GALLIENI AVG Soldier advancing right, holding spear in right hand, shield in left, left foot resting on enemy lying on ground. Cohen 1206. MIR 36, 890h. RIC 54. Unusual portrait for Gallienus. Light surface granularity, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 1179
Gallienus, 253-268. Antoninianus (Billon, 22.5 mm, 3.78 g, 12 h), Antioch, 264-265. GALLIENVS AVG Radiate head of Gallienus to left. Rev. P M TR P XIII / C VI P P Lion walking to left, looking at bull's head on ground before him; in exergue, palm branch. Cohen 847. MIR 36, 1622a. Cf. RIC 602 (bust). Excellent centering and good strike on metal that is clearly billon. Minor edge porosity and small old obverse scratch, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1180
Aurelian, 270-275. Aureus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.23 g, 12 h), Mediolanum, 3rd emission, mid - end 272. IMP C L DOM AURELIANVS P F AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVG Mars advancing to right, holding transverse spear in his right hand and a trophy in his left; at his feet to right, seated captive. BN 424 (same dies). Calicó 4048. Estiot 60. Göbl 127qO (2, Rome). RIC 182, RIC temp. 1484. With a clear and bold portrait of Aurelian. Some edge faults and with minor marks, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1181
Aurelian, with Vabalathus, 270-275. Antoninianus (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.22 g, 11 h), Antioch, 2nd officina, November 270-March 272. IMP C AVRELIANVS AVG / B Radiate and cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right. Rev. VABALATHVS V C R IM D R Laureate, diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Vabalathus to right. BN 1241-3. RIC 381. Well struck, and with an impressive dark green glossy patina. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1182
Vabalathus, usurper, 268-272. Antoninianus (Billon, 20 mm, 3.03 g, 11 h), Antioch, 7th officina, March-May 272. IM C VHABALATHVS AVG Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Vabalathus to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVG /✶/ Winged Victory standing facing, head to left, holding wreath with her extended right hand and palm against her left shoulder with her left hand. Bland, Coinage 27. BN 1266a-7. RIC V 6. RIC Online 3120. With a sharp reverse. Struck from a slightly worn obverse die, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 1183
Postumus, Romano-Gallic Emperor, 260-269. Antoninianus (Silver, 22 mm, 4.08 g, 7 h), Treveri, 263-265. IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Postumus to right. Rev. FELICI-TAS AVG Felicitas standing facing, head turned to left, holding caduceus in right hand, cornucopia in left. AGK 14. Cohen 39. Mairat 92-6. RIC 58. Attractive and well toned. Very fine.
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Lot 1184
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23 mm, 3.44 g, 12 h), Siscia, 5th officina, 277. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle, holding scepter surmounted by eagle. Rev. ADVENTV-S P-ROBI AVG / Є / XXI Probus on horseback to left, extending right arm in salute and holding long scepter in his left; under horse's raised leg, bound captive seated left. RIC 632. Dark green patina and very good centering; some original silvering on the fields. About extremely fine.
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Lot 1185
Divus Carus, died in 283. Antoninianus (Bronze, 20.5 mm, 4.44 g, 1 h), struck under Carinus and Numerian, Lugdunum, 284. DIVO CARO PIO Radiate head of Divus Carus to right. Rev. CONSECRATIO / II Eagle, with open wings, standing left and looking right. Bastien 623. Pink VI/2, p. 24. RIC 29. Dark brown patina; a clear and well struck coin. Good very fine.
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Lot 1186
Diocletian, 284-305. Follis (Bronze, 30 mm, 10.86 g, 6 h), Cyzicus, circa 297-299. IMP C DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / KΓ Genius, naked but for cloak and wearing mural crown, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left. RIC 12a. Well centered on a broad flan. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1187
Constantius I, as Caesar, 293-305. Antoninianus (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.57 g, 12 h), Cyzicus, 2nd officina, 295-299. FL VAL CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius I to right. Rev. CONCORDIA MI-LITVM / KB Constantius standing to right, holding short scepter in left hand and receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter standing to left, holding scepter in left hand. Cohen 20. RIC 18a. Struck from carefully engraved dies; fine style. Good very fine.
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Lot 1188
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 21 mm, 3.92 g, 6 h), Treveri (Trier), circa 310-313. IMP LICINIVS P F AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Licinius I to right. Rev. GENIO POP ROM / T - F / PTR Turreted Genius standing facing, head to left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopia in his left. RIC 845b. Attractive glossy brown patina; nice for type. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1189
Licinius II, Caesar, 317-324. Follis (Bronze, 19 mm, 2.31 g, 6 h), Arles, 2nd officina, 317. VAL LICINIVS NOB CAES Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Licinius to right. Rev. IOVI CO-NSER[VATORI] / R-S/ TARL Jupiter advancing to right, brandishing thunderbolt. RIC 128. A scarce example. Some minor roughness, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 1190
Licinius II, Caesar, 317-324. Follis (Bronze, 19.5 mm, 2.96 g, 10 h), Alexandria, 2nd officina, 321-324. DN VAL LICIN LICINIVS NOB C Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Licinius II to left, holding spear over right shoulder and shield on left arm. Rev. IOVI CONS-ERVATORI / X/IIΓ/SMALB Jupiter standing facing, head left, holding Victory on globe in right hand, scepter in left; at feet to left, eagle standing left, head turned to right, holding wreath in beak; at feet to right, bound captive seated right, head turned to look up and behind. RIC 30. Nice dark green patina with subtle earthen highlights; well centered and struck. Nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1191
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19.6 mm, 3.63 g, 11 h), Antioch, 7th officina, 317-320. IMP CONSTA-NTINVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Constantine I to left, holding mappa in his right hand, and globe-scepter in his left. Rev. IOVI CONS-ERVATORI AVGG / Z/SMANT Jupiter standing facing, head left, holding Victory on globe in right hand, scepter in left; at feet to left, bound captive crouching left. RIC 26. Nicely centered and struck. Nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1192
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 2.98 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 6th officina, 327-328. CONSTANTI-NVS MAX AVG Diademed head of Constantine I to right. Rev. GLORIA EXERCITVS / S / CONS Constantine I, in military attire, standing facing, head right, holding spear in his right hand, placing his left on grounded shield. RIC 22. A lovely example with a great portrait and attractive surfaces. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1193
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19 mm, 2.95 g, 11 h), Constantinople, 5th officina (E), 327-328. CONSTANTI-NVS MAX AVG Diademed head of Constantine I to right. Rev. LIBERT-A-S PVBLICA / E/ CONS Victory standing facing in galley, head turned to left, holding wreath in each hand. LRBC 986. RIC 25. Dark glossy-brown patina and with a most unusual reverse type. About extremely fine.
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Lot 1194
Commemorative Series, 330-354. (Bronze, 15 mm, 1.27 g, 5 h), Heraclea, 347-348. VRBS ROMA Helmeted and draped bust of Roma to left. Rev. VOT /XX /MVLT /XXX / ·SMH[...] in four lines within wreath. LRBC 965. RIC 56. Brown patina. Very fine.
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Lot 1195
Commemorative Series, 330-354. Follis (Bronze, 17 mm, 3.07 g, 11 h), struck under Constantine I the "Great", Antioch, 10th officina, 333-335. CONSTAN-TINOPOLIS Helmeted and mantled bust of Constantinople to left, with scepter over shoulder. Rev. SMANI Victory standing left, her right foot set on prow, holding scepter in right hand, shield in left. RIC 92. Brown patina. Good style. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1196
Helena, Augusta, 324-328/30. Follis (Bronze, 19 mm, 2.96 g, 6 h), struck under Constantine I, Siscia, 5th officina, 328-329. FL HELENA AVGVSTA Diademed and draped bust of Helena to right. Rev. SECVRITAS REIPVBLICE / ESIS (double crescent) Securitas standing facing, head left, holding olive branch in her right hand, fold of drapery on left. RIC 218. Dark brown patina. Nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1197
Crispus, Caesar, 316-326. Follis (Bronze, 19 mm, 3.51 g, 7 h), struck under Constantine I, Siscia, 1st officina, 320-321. IVL CRIS-PVS NOB C Laureate head of Crispus to right. Rev. CAESARVM NOSTRORVM around wreath containing VOT V; below ASIS*. RIC 161. Sharp. Hairline flan crack from striking at 6h, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 1198
Constantine II, as Caesar, 316-337. Follis (Bronze, 17 mm, 2.70 g, 11 h), Antioch, 6th officina, 330-333/5. CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine II to right. Rev. GLOR-IA EXERC-ITVS / SMANS Two soldiers standing facing, heads turned toward one another, each holding spear in outer hand and resting inner hand on grounded shield; between, two standards. RIC 87. Perfectly centered and pristine surfaces; an outstanding example of this otherwise common coin. Extremely fine.
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Lot 1199
Constantius II, 337-361. (Bronze, 17.5 mm, 2.47 g, 7 h), Constantinople, 348-350. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to right. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATION / CONSA Phoenix, with radiant burst around head, standing to right atop globe. LRBC -. RIC - (but cf. 93 with CONSA*). Unlisted in RIC. Nice green patina. Small flaw on cheek, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 1200
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 22 mm, 2.81 g, 6 h), Sirmium, 351-355. D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to right. Rev. VOTIS / XXX / MVLTIS / XXXX in four lines within laurel wreath; below, •SIRM. Cohen 342. RIC 17. Fresh, bright and particularly attractive. Hairline flan cracks, otherwise, virtually as struck.
Current Bid: 150 CHF
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Lot 1201
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 20 mm, 2.46 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 1st officina, 351-355. D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to right. Rev. VOTIS / XXX / MVLTIS / XXXX in four lines within laurel wreath; in exergue, C•A. RIC 102. Toned; fresh and sharp reverse. Obverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 1202
Theodosius I, 379-395. (Bronze, 21.5 mm, 5.02 g, 11 h), Antioch, 383-388. D N THEODO-SIVS P F AVG Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Theodosius I to right. Rev. VIRTVS E-XERCITI / ANTB Emperor standing right, holding labarum in right hand, globe in left, spurning captive with foot. RIC 63d.2. Well centered and struck with a fine green patina. Nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1203
Valens, 364-378. Siliqua (Silver, 18.5 mm, 2.37 g, 7 h), Treveri, 367-378. D N VALENS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Valens to right. Rev. VRBS ROMA / TRPS• Roma seated left on cuirass, holding Victory set on globe in her right hand and spear in her left. Cohen 109. RIC IX 27b and 45a. Nicely toned and centered. Good very fine.
Current Bid: 100 CHF
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Lot 1204
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.42 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 4th officina (Δ), 397-402. D N ARCADI-VS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing slightly to right, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI-A AVGG Δ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head to right, wearing helmet, holding a spear with her right hand, Victory on a globe in her left, and with her right foot resting on a prow. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. Well centered on a broad flan. A few minor deposits, a couple of scratches in obverse field, otherwise, about very fine.
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Lot 1205
Honorius, 393-423. Siliqua (Silver, 14 mm, 0.91 g, 7 h), Milan, 402. D N HONORI-VS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Honorius to right. Rev. VIRTVS RO-MANORVM / MDPS Roma seated left on cuirass, holding Victory set on globe in her right hand and spear in her left. RIC 1228. RSC 59†b. Nicely toned. With clipped edges, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1206
Theodosius II, 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.42 g, 6 h), Constantinople, circa 408-430. D N THEODO-SIVS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Theodosius facing, his head turned slightly to right, holding a spear over his right shoulder and with a shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG B / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head turned to right, wearing helmet, holding a spear with her right hand, Victory on a globus in her left, and with her right foot on a prow; in field to left, star. Depeyrot 73/2. RIC 202. Centered and clear; a well struck example. Minor scratches on the obverse fields, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 1207
Theodosius II, 402-450. Tremissis (Gold, 16 mm, 1.46 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 408-420. D N THEODOSIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Theodosius to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM / CONOB Victory walking right, her head turned left, holding wreath in her right hand and globus cruciger in her left; in field to right, star. Depeyrot 70/1. RIC X, 213. Sharp and well centered. Slightly double-struck on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 1208
Theodosius II, 402-450. Solidus (Gold, 21.5 mm, 4.41 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 4th officina (Δ), 430-440. D N THEODO-SIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Theodosius facing slightly to right, holding a spear over his right shoulder and with a shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VOT XXX MVLT XXXX Δ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated left on throne, her left foot on prow, holding globus cruciger in her right hand, long scepter with her left, and leaning her left elbow on a shield at her side; in field to right, star. Depeyrot 81/1. RIC 257. Well-centered, well-struck and attractive. Graffito ('X') in obverse field, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 1209
Marcian, 450-457. Nummus (Bronze, 10.5 mm, 1.11 g, 6 h), Constantinople. D N MARCIANVS P F AVG Pearl diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Marcian to right. Rev. CON Monogram of Marcian with cross above, within laurel wreath tied below. LRBC 2250. RIC X 545. Well centred example, lovely patinated and in a unusual attractive condition for the type. Good very fine.
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Lot 1210
Leo I, 457-474. Solidus (Gold, 20 mm, 4.09 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 4th officina (Δ), 462 or 466. D N LEO PERPET AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Leo facing, his head turned slightly to right, holding a spear over his right shoulder and with a shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGG Δ / CONOB Victory standing left, holding long jeweled cross; in field to right, star. Depeyrot 93/1. RIC 605. Slightly clipped in antiquity, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 1211
Ricimer, Patrician and Master of Soldiers, 457-472. Nummus (Bronze, 9 mm, 0.88 g, 9 h), Contemporary imitation, 465-467. Bust of Ricimer to right. Rev. Retrograde monogram of Ricimer within wreath. Cf. G. Lacam, “Le monnayage de Ricimer,” SNL, pl. 5, type 1. Cf. RIC X 2715. An incredibly rare imitation of an extremely rare and desirable issue. The monogram of Ricimer well centered and bold. Very fine.
Current Bid: 85 CHF
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Lot 1212
Zeno, second reign, 476-491. Tremissis (Gold, 14 mm, 1.51 g, 6 h), Constantinople. D N ZENO PERP AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Zeno to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM / CONOB Victory facing, her head to left, holding globus cruciger in her left hand and wreath in her right; to right, star. Depeyrot 108/4. RIC 914. Some marks and scratches on both sides. Very fine.
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