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21 November 2020 16:00 CET
Zunfthaus zur Saffran, Zurich
Lot 291
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.80 g, 1 h), Pergamon or Samos, 27 BC. CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVSTVS Bull standing to right. BMC 663. BN 941. Cohen 28. RIC 475. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 7500 CHF
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Lot 292
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 25 mm, 11.98 g, 12 h), Ephesos, circa 25 BC. IMP CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGV-STVS Six ears of grain, tied together. BMC 697. RIC² 478. RPC 2214. Sutherland Group VI 290-1 (O73/R-, the reverse die unrecorded). Bright and clear. Some roughness and marks, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Current Bid: 1000 CHF
Estimate: 1250 CHF
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Lot 293
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 26 mm, 11.96 g, 1 h), Ephesos, c. 25-20 BC. IMP• CAE-SAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVSTVS Capricorn to right, his head turned back to left; all within a laurel wreath tied below. RIC 480. RPC 2213. Sutherland Group VI 251 (O42/R54). Bright and clear. Minor striking fault on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: 1600 CHF
Estimate: 2000 CHF
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Lot 294
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 7.85 g, 11 h), Lugdunum, 2 BC-AD 4. CAESAR AVGVSTVS DIVI F PATER PATRIAE Laureate head of Augustus to right. Rev. C L CAESARES / AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT Caius and Lucius Caesares standing facing on the left and right, with shields and spears between them. BMC 513. BN 1648. Calicó 176a. Cohen 42. RIC 206. Attractive and clear. Minor "bag marks" from circulation, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 3500 CHF
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Lot 295
Tiberius, 14-37. Aureus (Gold, 19 mm, 7.74 g, 6 h), Lugdunum, circa 15-18. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS Laureate head of Tiberius to right. Rev. PONTIF MAXIM Female figure (Livia?) seated right on a throne with plain legs, holding a reversed spear and a branch. BMC 30. BN 13. Calicó 305d. Cohen 15. RIC 25. Attractive and clear with a fine youthful portrait. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 6000 CHF
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Lot 296
Tiberius, 14-37. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 29 mm, 14.61 g, 6 h), Rome, 22-23. IVSTITIA Diademed and draped bust of Justitia to right. Rev. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVG P M TR POT XXIIII around large S•C. BMC 79. BN 57. Cohen 4. RIC 46. A lovely example, with a finely engraved portrait of Justitia and a lovely reddish-tan patina. Minor surface roughness, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: 680 CHF
Estimate: 850 CHF
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Lot 298
Gaius (Caligula), 37-41. As (Copper, 28 mm, 11.79 g, 7 h), Rome, 37-38. C CAESAR AVG GERMANICVS PON M TR POT Bare head of Gaius to left. Rev. VESTA / S C Vesta seated left on ornamental throne with a back, holding patera and long scepter. Cohen 27. BMC 46. RIC 38. Nicely centered and with an attractive dark, reddish-brown patina, and clear and sharp details. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 1000 CHF
Estimate: 1250 CHF
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Lot 299
Claudius, 41-54. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 35 mm, 26.35 g, 5 h), Rome, 41-50. TI CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG P M TR P IMP Laureate head of Claudius to right. Rev. EX S C / OB / CIVES / SERVATOS in four lines within oak wreath. BMC 115. BN 152. Cohen 39. RIC 96. Von Kaenel type 54. A lovely, well-centered and sharp example, with a fine, dark green patina. A few very minor marks, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 6000 CHF
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Lot 300
Nero Claudius Drusus, Died 9 BC. Aureus (Gold, 19 mm, 7.82 g, 2 h), minted under his son, the emperor Claudius, Rome, 41-45. NERO CLAVDIVS DRVSVS GERMANICVS IMP Laureate head of Nero Drusus to left. Rev. Triumphal arch with DE above and GERM on the architrave surmounted by an equestrian statue of Nero Drusus galloping to right between two military trophies, each with a bound captive seated below. Bauten 145. B&S 2/3 (this coin). BMC 95. Calicó 315. Hill 74. RIC 69. Attractive and well-centered. Lightly toned. Nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 10000 CHF
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Lot 301
Antonia Minor, Augusta, 37 and 41. Aureus (Gold, 17 mm, 7.73 g, 6 h), struck under her son Claudius, Rome, 41-45. ANTONIA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Antonia to right, wearing wreath of wheat ears. Rev. CONSTANTIAE AVGVSTI Antonia, as Constantia, standing facing, holding a long torch with her right hand and a cornucopia with her left. BMC 109. BN 12. Calicó 318. RIC 65. Very rare. Lightly toned. Minor edge nick and marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 9000 CHF
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Lot 303
Nero, 54-68. Aureus (Gold, 18 mm, 7.29 g, 3 h), Rome, 66-67. IMP NERO CAESAR AVGVSTUS Laureate head of Nero to right, with slight beard. Rev. SALVS Salus seated left on high-backed throne, holding patera with her right hand. BMC 94. Calicó 445. Cohen 317. RIC 66. Attractive and nicely toned. Minor marks and scuffs, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 5000 CHF
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Lot 304
Vitellius, 69. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.37 g, 6 h), Rome, late April - 20 December 69. A VITELLIVS GERMAN IMP TR P Laureate head of Vitellius to right. Rev. Victory seated to left, holding patera with her extended right hand and palm with her left. BMC 19. Cohen 119. RIC 88. Lightly toned and with a fine portrait. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 305
Vitellius, 69. Aureus (Gold, 19 mm, 7.29 g, 5 h), Rome. A VITELLIVS GERM IMP AVG TR P Laureate head of Vitellius to right. Rev. CONCOR-DIA PR Concordia seated to left on low throne, holding patera with her extended right hand and cornucopia with her left. BMC 8. BN 51. Calicó 542. Mazzini 17 (this coin). RIC 89. Clear, lightly toned and well-struck. Very minor graffito in the reverse exergue, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 14000 CHF
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Extremely rare left-headed portrait!
Lot 306
Vespasian, 69-79. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 27 mm, 10.59 g, 6 h), Lugdunum (Lyon), 72. IMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG COS IIII Radiate head of Vespasian to left. Rev. PAX AVG / S-C Pax standing to left, holding an olive branch in her right hand a caduceus in her left. BMC-. BN -. Cohen -. RIC - (but cf. 1191 for this reverse with a right-facing portrait; for this obverse see the coin in the Fitzwilliam illustrated as pl. 64, 1189). Apparently unpublished, and extremely rare with a left-facing portrait. With an attractive, dark green patina with red highlights. Minor marks, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: 600 CHF
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 308
Divus Vespasian, died 79. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.14 g, 6 h), Rome, under Titus, 80-81. DIVVS AVGVSTVS VESPASIANVS· Laureate head of Vespasian to right. Rev. Foreparts of two capricorns back to back, supporting a round shield inscribed S C; below, globe. BMC 129-34 (Titus). BN 101 (Titus). Cohen 497. RIC² 357 (Titus). Wonderfully toned, nicely centered and struck. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 240 CHF
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Lot 310
Titus, as Caesar, 69-79. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.04 g, 6 h), Antioch, 72-73. T CAES [IMP VESP] - PON TR POT Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Titus to right, with a light beard. Rev. NEP -RED (the N retrograde) Neptune, nude but for cloak over his shoulders, standing left, his right foot propped on a globe, holding acrostolium in his right hand and long scepter with his left. BMC 516. Cohen 122. RIC 1561. RPC 1933. Lightly toned and with a fine portrait. Nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 500 CHF
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Lot 311
Titus, 79-81. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.49 g, 7 h), Rome, January - June 80. IMP TITVS CAESAR VESPASIAN AVG P M Laureate head of Titus to right. Rev. TR P IX IMP XV COS VIII P P Dolphin coiled round anchor. BMC 72. BN 60. Cohen 309. RIC 112. Toned and sharp. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 600 CHF
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 313
Julia Titi, Augusta, 79-90/1. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 28 mm, 13.09 g, 6 h), Rome, struck under Titus, 80-81. IVLIA IMP T AVG F AVGVSTA Draped bust of Julia Titi to right. Rev. CERES AVGVST / S - C Ceres standing left, holding grain ears and scepter. BMC 255. Cohen 2. RIC² 192. With an attractive, dark, golden-brown patina and a fine portrait. Some smoothing in the fields and traces of corrosion, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 1500 CHF
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Lot 315
Domitian, 81-96. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.51 g, 7 h), Rome, 81. IMP CAES DOMITIANVS AVG P M Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. TR P COS VII DES VIII P P Minerva standing to left holding Victory and scepter; at her feet to right, shield. BMC 13. BN 29. Cohen 564. RIC² 62. Bright, clear, well-struck and with a splendid portrait. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 316
Domitian, 81-96. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.54 g, 5 h), Rome, 88. IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERMANIC COS XIIII Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. CENS - P P P Minerva standing to left, holding thunderbolt with her right hand and holding long spear with her left; at her side to right, decorated shield. BMC 139. BN 129. Cohen 27. RIC 576. A lovely example, attractively toned and with an elegant portrait. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 350 CHF
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Lot 317
Domitian, 81-96. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.50 g, 7 h), Rome, 92-3. IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P XII Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. IMP XII COS XVI CENS PPP Minerva standing to left on capital of rostral column, hurling spear with her right hand and holding shield in her left; at her feet to right, owl facing . BMC 202. BN 184. Cohen 281. RIC² 740. A lovely example with an elegant portrait; sharp and clear. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: 260 CHF
Estimate: 275 CHF
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Lot 318
Domitian, 81-96. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 6.97 g), Rome, 92-94. DOMITIANVS AVGVSTVS Laureate head of Domitian to right. Rev. GERMANICVS COS XVI Germania, in attitude of mourning with her torso bare, seated on shield to right; below, broken spear. BMC 211. BN 187. Calicó 854. Cohen 158. RIC 747. Some minor marks and slight staining on the reverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 10000 CHF
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Lot 321
Domitia, Augusta, 82-96. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.33 g, 6 h), struck under Domitian, Rome, 82-83. DOMITIA AVGVSTA IMP DOMIT Draped bust of Domitia to right, wearing pearl necklace and with her hair piled up over her forehead and in a long braid falling down the back of her neck. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGVST Peacock walking right. BMC 61. BN 65-68. Cohen 2. RIC 151 (Domitian). Good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 5000 CHF
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Lot 322
Trajan, 98-117. Dupondius (Bronze, 28 mm, 14.27 g, 6 h), Rome, 115-116. IMP CAES NER TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS VI P P Radiate and draped bust of Trajan to right, seen in part from behind. Rev. SENATVS POPVLVSQVE ROMANVS / S - C Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus in her right hand and cornucopiae in her left. BMC 1027. BN 850. Cohen 353. RIC 674. Woytek 535v. An attractive example, of fine style and with a splendid, glossy, apple-green patina. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 1400 CHF
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Fantastic portrait of Hadrian
Lot 324
Hadrian, 117-138. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.62 g, 7 h), Rome, 117. [IMP] CAESAR TRAIAN HADRIANVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hadrian to right. Rev. P M TR P COS DES II / IVSTITIA Justitia seated to left, holding patera in her right hand and scepter in her left. BMC 40. Cohen 876. RIC II.3, 86. Very rare. Well-centered and lightly toned with a fine early portrait of the emperor. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Lot 325
Hadrian, 117-138. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.41 g, 6 h), Rome, circa 124-125. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS Laureate bust of Hadrian to right, with slight drapery on his far shoulder. Rev. COS III Spes advancing left, holding flower in her right hand and raising hem of dress with her left. BMC 417. Cohen 390. RIC II.3, 714. Lightly toned, well-centered and with a fine portrait. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Lot 326
Hadrian, 117-138. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 32 mm, 27.73 g, 6 h), Rome, circa 125-126/7. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS Laureate bust of Hadrian to right, with slight drapery on his far shoulder. Rev. COS I I I /NEP - RED / S - C Neptune, nude but for drapery over his left leg, standing right, his left foot propped on a galley-prow, holding a trident with his right hand and an acrostolium with his left. Banti 552. BMC 1318. Cohen 980. RIC 807. Well-struck, a very attractive coin with a fine dark green patina and an excellent portrait of the emperor. Good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 2500 CHF
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Lot 331
Marcus Aurelius, 161-180. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30 mm, 19.03 g, 11 h), Rome, December 161 - December 162. IMP CAES M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG P M Laureate head of Marcus Aurelius to right, with drapery on his far shoulder. Rev. SALVTI AVGVSTOR TR P XVI / S C / COS III Salus standing to left, holding long scepter in her left hand and, in her right, a patera from which she feeds a serpent coiled around a low altar to left. BMC 1013. Banti 279. Cohen 555 var. RIC 836. A splendid coin with a fine, apple-green patina and an excellent portrait; all struck in high relief. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 4500 CHF
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Lot 332
Marcus Aurelius, 161-180. Medallion (Orichalcum, 39 mm, 52.00 g, 11 h), Rome, 168. M ANTONINVS AVG ARM PARTH MAX Laureate and cuirassed bust of Marcus Aurelius to right, with some slight drapery. Rev. TR P XXI IMP IIII COS III Two winged Victories facing each other, jointly holding wreathed globe inscribed S P Q R / VIC /PARTHI/CAE; below, defeated Parthian wearing bashlyk, seated to left in attitude of mourning on a pile of arms. Banti 475. Cohen -. Gnecchi 48. Very rare. An impressive and elegant medallion of refined style, and with fine reddish-brown patina . Some marks and abrasions, otherwise, very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 5000 CHF
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Lot 333
Pescennius Niger, 193-194. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 3.00 g, 12 h), Antioch. IMP CAES C PESC NIGER IVST AVC Laureate head of Pescennius Niger to right. Rev. IVS-TITIA AVGVSTI Justitia standing facing, her head to left, holding scales with her right hand and cornucopiae in her left. RIC - (but cf. 47c and 48c, for variants of this type). Extremely rare and possibly an unpublished variant. Very well-struck and sharp for the series, and with a fine portrait. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 1800 CHF
Estimate: 2250 CHF
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Lot 334
Septimius Severus, 193-211. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.35 g, 12 h), Laodicea, 194-195. IMP CAE L SEP SEV PERT AVG COS II Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. VICTOR SEVER AVG Victory advancing to left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left. BMC 399. Cohen 749. RIC 428 (as Emesa). Clear and sharp. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Lot 335
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 21 mm, 3.39 g, 12 h), Rome, 236. IMP MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. PAX AVGVSTI Pax standing left, holding branch in her right hand and transverse scepter in her left. BMC 68. Cohen 31. RIC 12. Virtually as struck.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 350 CHF
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Lot 337
Gordian II, AD 238. Denarius (Silver, 22 mm, 3.26 g, 4 h), Rome. IMP M ANT GORDIANVS AFR AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian II to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVGG Providentia standing facing, head to left, leaning on low column to right and holding a wand in her right hand and a cornucopia with her left; to left, at her feet, globe. BMC 19. Cohen 5. RIC 1. Attractive, clear, nicely toned and struck on a broad flan. Minor pitting and scrapes, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 1750 CHF
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Lot 338
Gordian II, 238. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.18 g, 12 h), Rome, March - April 238. IMP M ANT GORDIANVS AFR AVG Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Gordian II to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGG Victory advancing to left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left. BMC 28. Cohen 12. RIC 2. Rare. Very well-struck, sharp, lightly toned and lustrous – a splendid coin. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 4250 CHF
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Lot 339
Balbinus, 238. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.11 g, 7 h), Rome. IMP C D CAEL BALBINVS AVG Laureate head of Balbinus to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGG Victory standing left, holding wreath and palm. BMC 37. Cohen 27. RIC 8. Well-struck and clear. Some very slight roughness, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Current Bid: 240 CHF
Estimate: 300 CHF
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Lot 340
Balbinus, 238. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 2.71 g, 5 h), Rome, April - June 238. IMP C D CAEL BALBINVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA DEORVM Providentia standing left, holding wand over globe in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. BMC 33. Cohen 23. RIC 7. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 450 CHF
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Lot 341
Pupienus, 238. Denarius (Silver, 21 mm, 3.04 g, 12 h), Rome. IMP C M CLOD PVPIENVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus to right. Rev. P M TR P COS II P P Felicitas standing to left, holding caduceus in her right hand and long scepter with her left. BMC 52-54. Cohen 26. RIC 6. Attractive and well-centered with an elegant portrait. Minor striking flatness, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Current Bid: 280 CHF
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Lot 342
Pupienus, 238. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.60 g, 7 h), Rome, April - June 238. IMP C M CLOD PVPIENVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus to right. Rev. P M TR P COS II P P Pupienus, togate, standing front, head to left, holding branch in his right hand and parazonium with his left. BMC 50. Cohen 29. RIC 5. An elegant example. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Estimate: 350 CHF
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Lot 343
Gordian III, 238-244. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 5.24 g, 6 h), Rome, 240-243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. AETER-NITATI AVG Radiate Sol, naked but for cloak over his shoulders, raising his right hand and holding globe in his left. Calicó 3186a. RIC 97. Very attractive and lightly toned. Minor marks and a scuff in the reverse field, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 5000 CHF
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Lot 345
Philip II, 247-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 23 mm, 3.92 g, 4 h), Antioch. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed beardless bust of Philip II to right. Rev. AETERNITAS AVGG Elephant advancing to left, guided by a mahout holding a goad and wand. Cohen 5. RIC 246A (but misdescribed with the elephant to right). Bright, lustrous and very sharp. Virtually as struck.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 450 CHF
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Lot 346
Philip II, 247-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 21.5 mm, 3.57 g, 7 h), Antioch, 249. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed beardless bust of Philip II to right. Rev. P M TR P VI COS P P Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus in her right hand and cornucopia with her left. Cohen 38. RIC 235. Bright, sharp and lustrous. Some minor striking flatness, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Lot 347
Trajan Decius, 249-251. Antoninianus (Silver, 23 mm, 4.15 g, 12 h), Antioch, 249-250. IMP C M Q TRAIANVS DECIVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right, seen from behind. Rev. AEQVITAS AVGG Aequitas standing to left, holding scales with her extended right hand, and cornucopia with her left. Cohen 9 var (bust also draped). RIC 44a var (bust also draped). A particularly fresh and elegant coin with an emotional and bold portrait of Decius. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: 220 CHF
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Lot 348
Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. Antoninianus (Silver, 20 mm, 3.76 g, 7 h), Rome. IMP CAE C VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. ANNONA AVGG Annona standing right, holding rudder and corn ears. Cohen 17. RIC 31. Virtually as struck.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 250 CHF
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Unpublished Dupondius of Gallus
Lot 349
Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 25.5 mm, 7.93 g, 11 h), Rome. IMP CAE C VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right, seen from behind. Rev. ROMAE AETERNAE Roma seated to left on round shield, holding Victory in her extended right hand and long scepter with her left. Cohen - (but cf. 106 for a Sestertius of the same type). RIC - (but cf. 120 for a Sestertius of the same type). An unpublished variety and only the fourth known example, all struck from the same dies. Some cleaning marks, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 350
Gallienus, 253-268. Aureus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.31 g, 6 h), Rome, 262. GALLIENVS AVG Laureate head of Gallienus to right. Rev. FIDE/I EQI/TVM in three lines within wreath. Calicó 3488 (this coin). Cohen 212. Göbl 1070c. RIC 33. Minor digs on the obverse and reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 4000 CHF
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Lot 351
Postumus, Romano-Gallic Emperor, 260-269. Antoninianus (Billon, 20.5 mm, 3.29 g, 12 h), Treveri, 7th emission, 269. MP C POSTVMVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Postumus to right. Rev. PACATOR ORBIS Radiate and draped bust of Sol to right. AGK 50. RIC V, 317. RSC 214. Very well-struck and with a lovely grey patina. Flan crack going through both sides, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 352
Carinus, as Caesar, 282-283. Medallion (Bronze, with contemporary silver plating, 36 mm, 32.17 g, 11 h), Rome. M AVR CARINVS NOB CAES Laureate, draped and cuirassed three-quarter length bust of Carinus to right. Rev. M-ONETA A-VGG The three Monetae standing facing, their heads to left, each holding a cornucopia with her left hand and a scale over a pile of coins with her right; the Monetae on the left and right both wreathed, heavily draped and holding balance scales with a short handle (for weighing silver and aes); the central Moneta, diaphonously draped, with her hair in a close-fitting headdress and holding a small balance scale with a very long handle (for weighing gold). Cf. Gnocchi II, 6 and pl. 122, 8 (but of smaller module). Extremely rare. A remarkably impressive piece, with a particularly noble and elegant portrait. Some breaks in the plating showing the inner bronze surface, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 50000 CHF
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Lot 353
Carausius, 286-293. Antoninianus (Bronze, 26 mm, 4.52 g, 6 h), "C" Mint. IMP C CARAVSIVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Carausius to right. Rev. PAX AVG / S-P Pax standing to left, holding branch in her upraised right hand and long scepter with her left. RIC V, 475. A particularly sharp and well-struck example, struck on a very broad flan. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 354
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 20.5 mm, 3.71 g, 6 h), Treveri, 295-297. MAXIMI - ANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / P Tetrarchs sacrificing before camp with six towers. RIC VI, p. 176, 109b. A perfectly struck, sharp and lustrous example. Good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 1200 CHF
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Lot 355
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 18 mm, 3.29 g, 12 h), Ticinum, circa 300. MAXIMIA-NVS AVG Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. XCVI / T within wreath. RIC VI, p. 282, 20b. Rare. Toned and very attractive. Minor scrape on the obverse and a very minor flan crack, otherwise, good extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 356
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Aureus (Gold, 17 mm, 5.35 g, 6 h), Treveri (Trier), 303. MAXIMIA-NVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. HERCVLI CONSER AVG ET CAESS NN / TR Hercules standing facing, laureate and with his head to left, quiver at his left shoulder with its bandeau across his chest, his lion's skin over his left shoulder and with his bow held in his left hand and resting his right hand on the end of his club. Biaggi 1783. Calicó 4651 (same dies). Depeyrot 108/4. RIC 234. Rare. Lightly toned and clear. About extremely fine.
Current Bid: No Bids
Estimate: 10000 CHF
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Lot 357
Constantius I, as Caesar, 293-305. Argenteus (Silver, 18.5 mm, 2.70 g, 6 h), Siscia, 294-295. CONSTANTI - VS CAESAR Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. VICTORIA SARMAT The four Tetrarchs sacrificing before the gate of a camp with six turrets. Jel. 10a. RIC 35a. Nicely toned, sharp and well-struck. Good extremely fine.
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Estimate: 1250 CHF
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Lot 358
Galerius, as Caesar, 293-305. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 6.18 g, 6 h), Siscia, 302-305. MAXIMIA-NVS NOB C Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. ORIENS AVGG / SIS Sol standing to left, radiate and wearing a cloak over his shoulder, raising his right hand and holding a globe and a whip in his left. Calicó 4935. Depeyrot XXX. RIC VI, 28b. Very rare. Clear, well-struck and most attractive. A few very minor marks, die imperfections and a small edge break, otherwise, good extremely fine.
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Estimate: 7500 CHF
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Lot 359
Divus Romulus, died 309. Follis (Bronze, 25 mm, 6.78 g, 11 h), struck under his father Maxentius, Rome, S = 2nd officina, early 311 - late 312. DIVO ROMVLO N V BIS CONS Bare head of Romulus to right. Rev. AETERNAE MEMORIAE / RE S Domed hexastyle shrine with right door ajar; on dome, eagle standing to right, head turned to left. Drost 171. RIC 257. Well-struck and sharp, with a glossy, reddish-brown patina. A very attractive piece. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 480 CHF
Estimate: 600 CHF
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Lot 360
Licinius I, 308-324. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 5.33 g, 11 h), Siscia, 316. LICINI-VS P F AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius I to right. Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI AVG / SIS Jupiter standing to left, nude but for cloak over his left arm, holding victory on globe in his extended right hand and scepter in his left; at his feet to left, eagle standing left, looking back at Jupiter and holding wreath in his beak; in field to right, X. Depeyrot 16/1. RIC VI 212 var. and RIC VII 18 var. Struck from the same reverse die as Wien KHM RÖ 47357, but that coin has a normal undraped bust. Extremely rare, and probably unpublished with this obverse bust. A superb piece with a powerful obverse portrait. Some very faint marks, otherwise, good extremely fine.
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Estimate: 20000 CHF
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Lot 361
Maximinus II, 310-313. Aureus (Gold, 19.5 mm, 5.33 g, 11 h), Antioch, 311. MAXIMI-NVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maximinus to right. Rev. VOTIS / X / SIC ET / XX /SMA In five lines within laurel wreath tied above and below. Calicó 5048. Depeyrot 28/1. RIC 130. Struck from the same dies as the holed British Museum piece, 1867, 1222.5, which was purchased from George Eastwood in 1867. Extremely rare. Clear and well-struck. Very minor marks, otherwise, good extremely fine.
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Estimate: 20000 CHF
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Lot 362
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Solidus (Gold, 18 mm, 4.53 g), Treveri (Trier), 1st officina, July 310. CONSTANTI-NVS P F AVG Laureate head of Constantine I to right. Rev. PRINCIPI • IV-VENTVTIS / PTR Emperor standing facing, in military dress and turned slightly to left, holding globe in his extended left hand and spear with his right. Biaggi 1988. Calicó 5185b. Cohen 412. Depeyrot 15/7. RIC VI 814. The reverse type is unusual for an Emperor since it is more commonly used for Caesars. Some marks and with an x graffito on the reverse, otherwise, good extremely fine.
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Estimate: 20000 CHF
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Lot 363
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Solidus (Gold, 20 mm, 4.44 g, 12 h), Sirmium, 323. CONSTANTI-NVS P F AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to right. Rev. SECVRITAS P-ERPETVA / SIRM Emperor standing facing, in military dress and turned slightly to left, holding long scepter in his left hand and adjusting helmet on military trophy at his left; pieces of armor flanking the base of the trophy. Cohen -. Depeyrot 7/5 var. (but a laureate head, not a bust) - RIC 42 var. (but a laureate head, not a bust). Good extremely fine.
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Estimate: 30000 CHF
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Lot 364
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.39 g, 12 h), Antioch, 335-336. CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine to right. Rev. VICTORIA CONSTANTINI AVG / SMAN Victory moving left, holding trophy and palm branch. Cohen 603. Depeyrot 45/1. RIC 93. Very rare. An exceptionally fine and lustrous piece of great beauty. Some minor surface porosity and marks, otherwise, good extremely fine.
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Estimate: 8500 CHF
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Lot 365
Crispus, Caesar, 316-326. Solidus (Gold, 19 mm, 4.39 g, 6 h), Sirmium, 325-326. Diademed head of Crispus to right. Rev. CRISPVS CAESAR / SIRM Victory advancing to left, holding wreath with her extended right hand and palm branch with her left. Cohen 39. Depeyrot 10/2. RIC 63. Very rare. Scratches on both the obverse and the reverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
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Estimate: 7500 CHF
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Lot 366
Honorius, 393-423. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.50 g, 6 h), Sirmium, 9th officina (Θ), 395-397. D N HONOR-IVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Honorius to right. Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGGΘ / S - M / COMOB Honorius standing right, with his left foot set on captive, holding labarum in his right hand and, in left, a globe topped by Victory holding a wreath to crown the emperor. Depeyrot 31/3. RIC IX 15d.8 = RIC X 2. Well-struck, and well-centered and of fine style. Minor mark on the obverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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Estimate: 750 CHF
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Lot 367
Leo I, 457-474. Tremissis (Gold, 14 mm, 1.49 g, 6 h), Constantinople. D N LEO PERPET AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Leo to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVGVSTORVM / CONOB Victory facing, her head turned to left, holding globus cruciger in her left hand and wreath in her right; to right, star. Depeyrot 93/3. RIC 635. Attractive and well-struck. Some minor marks and with a slight flan bend, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: 180 CHF
Estimate: 225 CHF
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