nomos 17
26 October 2018
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zürich
Welcome to Nomos auction 17: as usual, we have tried to put together an interesting sale, even an exciting one – we do hope you will enjoy it!
Octavian. Denarius (Silver, 21.5 mm, 3.72 g, 2 h), Brundisium or Rome, 29-27 BC. Bare head of Octavian to right. Rev. Arch with Octavian standing facing in a quadriga on the top; on the architrave, IMP CAESAR. BMC 624. BN 66. Cohen 123. RIC² 267. A pleasant example with an interesting reverse. Both sides slightly off center and some minor marks, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 7500 CHF
Estimate: 2000 CHF