obolos 5
26 June 2016
Webauction
Lot 642
Lucilla, Augusta, 164-182. As (Copper, 25 mm, 10.14 g, 12 h), Rome, struck under Marcus Aurelius, 164. LVCILLA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Lucilla to right. Rev. IVNO REGINA / S - C Juno, veiled, standing to left, holding patera in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left; at her feet to left, peacock. BMC 1221 (Marcus Aurelius). Cohen 44. RIC 1752 (Marcus Aurelius). Attractive dark green patina. Fields gently smoothed, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 643
Lucilla, Augusta, 164-182. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 31mm, 25.17 g 6), Rome, struck under Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, circa 164-167. LVCILLAE AVG ANTONINI AVG F Draped bust of Lucilla to right. Rev. VENVS / S - C Venus standing front, her head turned to left, holding apple in her extended right hand and long vertical scepter with her left. BMC 1167 (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus). Cohen 72. RIC 1763 (Marcus Aurelius). Dark patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 644
Lucilla, Augusta, 164-182. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.33 g 7), Rome, struck under Marcus Aurelius, 164-169. LVCILLA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Lucilla to right. Rev. IVNO REGINA Juno, veiled, standing left, holding patera in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left; at her feet to left, peacock. BMC 339 (Marcus Aurelius). Cohen 41. RIC 772 (Marcus Aurelius). Attractively toned. Some striking flatness, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 645
Lucilla, Augusta, 164-182. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 31 mm, 28.17 g, 12 h), Rome, struck under Marcus Aurelius, circa 164-169. LVCILLAE AVG M ANTONINI AVG F Draped bust of Lucilla to right. Rev. VENVS Venus seated left on high-backed throne, holding Victory in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left. BMC 1773 (Marcus Aurelius). Cohen 83. RIC 1776 (Marcus Aurelius). A lovely example with a most attractive green patina and an elegant portrait. Fields gently smoothed, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 650 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 646
Crispina, Augusta, 178-182. Denarius (Silver, 18mm, 3.09 g 12), Rome, struck under Commodus. CRISPINA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Crispina to right. Rev. CERES Ceres standing left, holding grain-ears in her right hand and torch with her left. BMC 33 (Commodus). Cohen 1. RIC 276 (Commodus). Lightly toned. Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 647
Crispina, Augusta, 178-182. As (Copper, 26mm, 10.24 g 11), Rome, struck under Commodus. CRISPINA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Crispina to right. Rev. IVNO LVCINA / S - C Juno standing front, her head turned to left, holding patera in her right hand and long scepter with her left. BMC 433 (Commodus). Cohen 24. RIC 680 (Commodus). An attractive piece with a dark green patina. Fields gently smoothed, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 648
Commodus, 177-192. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30mm, 20.10 g 12), Rome, 180. L AVREL COMMODVS AVG TR P V Laureate and cuirassed bust of Commodus to right. Rev. IOVI VICTORI IMP III COS II P P / S - C Jupiter seated left, holding Victory in his right hand and long vertical scepter in his left. BMC 1722 (Marcus Aurelius and Commodus). Cohen 264. RIC 291f. Most attractive and with an exquisite greenish-red patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
An attractive Aureus of Commodus
Lot 650
Commodus, 177-192. Aureus (Gold, 20mm, 7.19 g 6), Rome, 186-187. M COMM ANT P FEL AVG BRIT Laureate and draped bust of Commodus to right. Rev. NOBILIT AVG P M TR P XII IMP VIII COS V P P Nobilitas standing front, her head turned to right, holding long vertical scepter with her right and statuette with her left. BMC 216 note. Cohen 384 var. (differing bust type). Calicó 2292. RIC 155a var. (differing bust type). A well-centered and nicely struck example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 7500 CHF
Starting Price: 7500 CHF
Lot 651
Commodus, 177-192. Denarius (Silver, 17mm, 2.82 g 7), Rome, 192. L AEL AVREL COMM AVG P FEL Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. P M TR P XVII IMP VIII COS VII P P Victory advancing left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left; in field to left, star. BMC 332. Cohen 568. RIC 237. With an elegant portrait. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 652
Clodius Albinus, as Caesar, 193-195. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.29 g 5), Rome, 193. D CLODIVS ALBINVS CAES Bare head of Clodius Albinus to right. Rev. PROVID AVG COS Providentia standing left, holding baton in her right hand and long scepter with her right; to her feet to left, globe. BMC 40. Cohen 58. RIC 1a. Attractively toned. Some striking flatness on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 653
Clodius Albinus, as Caesar, 193-195. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 2.58 g, 12 h), Rome. D CLOD SEPT ALBIN CAES Bare head of Clodius Albinus to right. Rev. FELICITAS COS II Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left. BMC 91. Cohen 15. RIC 4 var. (differing obverse legend). Nicely toned and with an elegant portrait. Reverse struck from worn die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
A rare As of Clodius Albinus
Lot 654
Clodius Albinus, as Caesar, 193-195. As (Copper, 25 mm, 9.91 g, 6 h), Rome, 194-195. D CLOD SEPT ALBIN CAES Bare-headed and draped bust of Clodius Albinus to right. Rev. FELICITAS COS II / S - C Felicitas standing front, her head turned to left, holding caduceus in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left. BMC 545-546 var. and Cohen 17 var. (differing bust type). RIC 58c. Rare. A lovely example of fine style and with a particularly attractive light green patina. A few minor spots without patina, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
Lot 655
Pescennius Niger, 193-194. Denarius (Silver, 17mm, 2.91 g 1), Antioch. IMP CAES C PESCEN NIG IVST AVG Laureate head of Pescennius Niger to right. Rev. IOVI PRAE ORBIS Jupiter seated left, holding Victory in his right hand and scepter with his left. BMC 303 var. Cohen 41 var. RIC 43b var. (differing obverse legend). A very rare variety. Some deposits, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 657
Septimius Severus, 193-211. Denarius (Silver, 18mm, 2.69 g 6), Rome, 194-195. L SEPT SEV PERT AVG IMP IIII Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. GENIVS P F Genius, wearing garland, naked to waist, standing front, his head turned to left, sacrificing out of patera in his right hand over lighted and garlanded altar left and holding cornucopiae in his left hand. BMC 81. Cohen 209. RIC 43. An attractive example. Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 658
Septimius Severus, 193-211. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 2.84 g 7), Laodicea ad Mare, 198-202. L SEPT SEV AVG IMP XI PART MAX Laureate head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. COS II P P Victory advancing left, holding wreath in right hand and palm frond with her left. BMC 655. Cohen 96. RIC 503a. A clear and sharp example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 660
Divus Septimius Severus, died 211. Denarius (Silver, 18mm, 2.65 g 7), Rome, struck under Caracalla, after 211. DIVO SEVERO PIO Bare head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. CONSECRATIO Eagle standing facing on globe, his head turned to left, with open wings. BMC 21 (Caracalla). Cohen 84. RIC 191c (Caracalla). Nicely toned. Minor flan crack, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 130 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 661
Julia Domna, Augusta, 193-217. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.44 g 12), Laodicea ad Mare, 196-202. IVLIA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. CONCORDIA Concordia seated left, holding patera in her right hand and double cornucopiae with her left. BMC 595. Cohen 21. RIC 637. A lovely and nicely toned piece. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 662
Julia Domna, Augusta, 193-217. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.39 g 6), Laodicea ad Mare, 196-202. IVLIA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. CONCORDIA Concordia seated left, holding patera in her right hand and double cornucopiae in her left. Cohen 21. RIC 637. Reverse slightly off center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 663
Julia Domna, Augusta, 193-217. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.62 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 half seen. BMC 51. Cohen 123. RIC 564. With an elegant portrait. Some striking flatness on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 664
Julia Domna, Augusta, 193-217. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 32mm, 26.73 g 1), Rome, 211. IVLIA PIA FELIX AVG Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. MAT AVGG MAT SEN M PATR / S C Julia Domna, draped, seated left on high-backed throne, holding branch slightly downwards in her right hand and transverse scepter in her left. BMC 214 (Caracalla). Cohen 112. RIC 588 (Caracalla). Dark green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
A lovely Dupondius of Caracalla with an exquisite malachit-green patina
Lot 671
Caracalla, 198-217. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 24mm, 5.95 g 12), of surprisingly low weight, Rome, 210. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Radiate head of Caracalla to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P XIII COS III / S C Virtus, in military dress, on right, standing left, holding parazonium with his right handt hand and leaning on a vertical reversed spear, held in his left; to left, trophy adorned with a helmet, a cuirass, two shields and some spears, with, at its base, a male captive, seated to right, wearing peaked cap and with a cloak over his chest, his lower limbs bare and with his hands tied behind his back. BMC 209. Cohen 480. RIC 456. A lovely example with an exquisite malachit-green patina. Some minor deposits on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 672
Caracalla, 198-217. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.11 g 1), Rome, 214. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate head of Caracalla to right. Rev. P M TR P XVII COS IIII P P Apollo seated left on throne, holding branch in his right hand and resting his left arm on lyre set on tripod. BMC 91-92. Cohen 242. RIC 238a. A sharp and beautifully toned example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 674
Caracalla, 198-217. Antoninianus (Silver, 23mm, 5.39 g 12), Rome, 216. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Radiate and draped bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. P M TR P XVIII COS IIII P P Serapis wearing polos, standing front, his head turned to left, raising his right hand and holding scepter with his left. BMC 166. Cohen 349. RIC 280d. Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A rare Denarius of Divus Caracalla
Lot 676
Divus Caracalla , died 217. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 2.67 g 7), Rome, after 217. DIVO ANTONINO MAGNO Bare head of Caracalla to right. Rev. CONSECRATIO Eagle standing left on globe, with open wings, his head turned to right. BMC 7 (Elagabalus). Cohen 32. RIC 717 (Severus Alexander). Rare. An attractive example. Slightly bent and with rought surfaces, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
Lot 679
Plautilla, Augusta, 202-205. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.18 g, 12 h), Rome. PLAVTILLA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Plautilla to right, her hair in horizontal waves and tied up at the back. Rev. PIETAS AVGG Pietas standing right, holding scepter with her right hand and child in her left arm. BMC 422 (Septimius Severus and Caracalla). Cohen 16. RIC 367. Nicely toned and well-struck. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 680
Plautilla, Augusta, 202-205. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.40 g 6), Laodicea ad Mare. PLAVTILLIAE (sic!) AVGVSTAE Draped bust of Plautilla to right, her hair in horizontal waves and tied up at the back. Rev. CONCORDIAE Concordia seated left, holding patera in her right hand and double cornucopiae with her left. BMC 734 (Caracalla). Cohen 7. RIC 370 (Caracalla). Nicely toned and with an interesting legend error. A few minor scratches on obverse, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 681
Geta, as Caesar, 198-209. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.07 g 7), Rome, 200-202. P SEPT GETA CAES PONT Bare-headed and draped bust of Geta to right. Rev. PRINC IVVENT Geta, in military dress, with cloak hanging behind him, standing left, holding branch in his right hand and reversed spear with his left. BMC 229-230. Cohen 159. RIC 15a. Sharp and attractively toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 682
Geta, as Caesar, 198-209. Denarius (Silver, 18mm, 3.36 g 12), Rome, 200-202. P SEPT GETA CAES PONT Bare-headed and draped bust of Geta to right. Rev. PRINC IVVENTVTIS Geta standing left, holding baton in his right hand and scepter in his left; to right, trophy. Cohen 157. RIC 18. Very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
An excellent Denarius of Geta from Laodicea ad Mare
Lot 683
Geta, as Caesar, 198-209. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.53 g, 12 h), Laodicea ad Mare, 202. P SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Rev. MINERV SANCT Minerva, helmeted, standing front, her head turned to left, resting her right hand on shield set on ground and holding reversed spear with her left. BMC 750. Cohen 83 var. (differing bust type). RIC 105a. A beautiful example with old cabinet toning. Well-centered, sharply struck and with particularly good surfaces. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
A rare Indian imitation of a Geta gold Quinarius
Lot 685
Geta (?), as Caesar, 198-209. Quinarius (Gold, 14mm, 3.48 g 1). HHIN - DNINd Bare headed and draped bust to right. Rev. NOSNΛ IΛNOC Draped figure standing left, holding rudder (?). Cohen -. RIC -. Calicó -. Rare. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 686
Geta, as Caesar, 198-209. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.33 g 6), Rome, 200-205. Bare-headed and draped bust of Geta to right. P SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES Rev. PONTIF COS Minerva, helmeted, standing left, holding shield with her right hand and spear with her left. BMC 446. Cohen 104. RIC 34b. Nicely toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 687
Geta, 209-211. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.24 g 1), Rome, 211. P SEPT GETA PIVS AVG BRIT Laureate head of Geta to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P III COS II Felicitas standing left, holding cornucopiae with her right hand and long caduceus with her left. BMC 119. Cohen 149. RIC 78a. Nicely toned and with a particularly attractive portrait. Reverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 688
Geta, 209-211. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 24mm, 13.42 g 12), Rome, 211. P SEPTIMIVS GETA PIVS AVG BRIT Radiate head of Geta to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P III COS II / S C Mars, helmeted, standing left, crowning trophy with his right hand to left, leaning on shield to right; spear leaning against his arm. BMC - (cf. 270A for As). CNG MBS 79, 2008, 1149. Cohen -. RIC -. Very rare and with a lovely dark green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 240 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 689
Macrinus, 217-218. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.17 g, 12 h), Rome, 217. IMP C M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Rev. SALVS PVBLICA Salus seated on throne, partially facing but turned to the left; with her right hand, caressing snake, coiled around an altar to left, and with her left, feeding it from a patera. BMC 26. Cohen 114. RIC 84. Attractive details, well centered. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 690
Macrinus, 217-218. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.11 g, 6 h), Rome, April-December 217. IMP C M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Rev. PONTIF MAX TR P COS P P Jupiter standing left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. BMC 31. Cohen -. RIC 15. Well struck, clear example. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 691
Macrinus, 217-218. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.31 g 12), Rome. IMP C M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Macrinus to right. Rev. FELICITAS TEMPORVM Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus with her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. BMC p. 496, † var., Cohen 15 and RIC 60 var. (differing bust type). Nicely toned and with an elegant portrait. Reverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A virtually as struck Antoninianus of Elagabalus
Lot 693
Elagabalus, 218-222. Antoninianus (Silver, 23mm, 5.12 g 12), Rome, 219-220. IMP ANTONINVS AVG Radiate and draped bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. TEMPORVM FELICITAS Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus with her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. BMC 166. Cohen 280. RIC 149. A sharp and lustrous example. Reverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 694
Elagabalus, 218-222. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 2.37 g 6), Rome, 220-222. IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVG Victory advancing left between two shields, holding open wreath with both hands; in field to left, star. BMC 239. Cohen 300. RIC 161. Beautifully toned and struck. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 695
Julia Maesa, Augusta, 218-224/5. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.30 g 1), Rome, 220-222. IVLIA MAESA AVG Draped bust of Julia Maesa to right, her hair bound in a bun at the back. Rev. SAECVLI FELICITAS Felicitas standing facing, her head turned to left, holding patera over burning altar in her right hand and long caduceus in her left; to right, star of eight rays. BMC 79. Cohen 45. RIC 271. Attractively toned and with a fine portrait. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 696
Julia Soaemias, Augusta, 218-222. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.27 g 7), Rome. IVLIA SOAEMIAS AVG Draped bust of Julia Soaemias to right. Rev. VENVS CAELESTIS Venus, draped and diademed, standing left, holding long scepter in her left hand and apple in her right; in field to right, star. BMC 45 (Elagabalus). Cohen 8. RIC 241 (Elagabalus). Attractive and toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A most attractive Denarius of Julia Paula
Lot 697
Julia Paula, Augusta, 219-220. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.71 g 12), Rome. IVLIA PAVLA AVG Draped bust of Julia Paula to right, her hair in waves and tied up in a bun at the back of her head. Rev. CONCORDIA Concordia seated left on throne, holding a patera in her right hand and resting left arm on throne; to left, star in field. BMC 172. Cohen 6. RIC 211. A perfectly struck example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 698
Julia Paula, Augusta, 219-220. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.41 g 6), Rome. IVLIA PAVLA AVG Draped bust of Julia Paula to right, her hair in waves and tied up in a bun at the back of her head. Rev. CONCORDIA Concordia seated left on throne, holding a patera in her right hand and resting left arm on throne; to left, star in field. BMC 172. Cohen 6. RIC 211. Nicely toned. Reverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 699
Julia Paula, Augusta, 219-220. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.50 g 1), Rome. IVLIA PAVLA AVG Draped bust of Julia Paula to right, her hair in waves and tied up in a bun at the back of her head. Rev. CONCORDIA Concordia seated left on throne, holding a patera in her right hand and resting left arm on throne; to left, star in field. BMC 172. Cohen 6. RIC 211. A lovely example with an elegant portrait. Slightly rough surfaces, and reverse struck from a worn die otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 700
Julia Paula, Augusta, 219-220. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 3.19 g 12), Rome, 219-220. IVLIA PAVLA AVG Draped bust of Julia Paula to right, her hair in waves and tied up in a bun at the back of her head. Rev. VENVS GENETRIX Venus seated left, holding globe in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left. BMC 177. Cohen 21. RIC 222. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 701
Julia Paula, Augusta, 219-220. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.01 g, 6 h), Rome. IVLIA PAVLA AVG Draped bust of Julia Paula to right.Draped bust of Julia Paula to right, her hair in waves and tied up in a bun at the back of her head. Rev. CONCORDIA Julia Paula, veiled, standing left; on the right, facing Elagabalus, togate, standing right, on the left, clasping their right hands together. BMC 319. Cohen 12. RIC 214. Nicely toned. About very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 702
Aquilia Severa, Augusta, 220-221 & 221-222. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.82 g 6), Rome, struck under Elagabalus, 220-222. IVLIA AQVILIA SEVERA AVG Draped bust of Aquilia Severa to right, her hair waved and fastened in queue at back. Rev. CONCORDIA Concordia standing front, her head turned to left, holding patera in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left; in field to left, star. BMC 336 (Elagabalus). Cohen 2. RIC 225 (Elagabalus). Nicely toned and sharply struck. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A most attractively toned Aureus of Severus Alexander
Lot 703
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Aureus (Gold, 20mm, 5.40 g 6), Rome, circa 222. IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. P M TR P COS P P Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing front, his head turned to left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. BMC 12. Calicó 3080a (same reverse die). Cohen 203. RIC 4. Sharply struck and clear. A coin with a beautiful light reddish tone. Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 9000 CHF
Starting Price: 7500 CHF
Lot 705
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.02 g, 12 h), Rome, 226. IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG Laureate and draped bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. PAX AVG Pax advancing left, holding branch in her right hand and long scepter with her left. BMC 363. Cohen 187. RIC 168. Nicely toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 55 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 708
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 21mm, 3.50 g 6), Rome, 232. IMP ALEXANDER PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. SPES PVBLICA Spes advancing left, holding flower in her right hand and raising her skirt with her left. BMC 898. Cohen 546. RIC 254. A lovely example with dark toning. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 709
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Sestertius (Bronze, 29mm, 21.74 g 1), Rome, 231. IMP SEV ALEXANDER AVG Laureate bust of Severus Alexander to right, with slight drapery on left shoulder. Rev. ANNONA AVGVSTI / S - C Annona standing left, holding anchor with her left hand and grain ears over modius in her right. BMC 678-679. Cohen 36. RIC 549. Attractive green patina. Reverse fields smoothed, otherwise, Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 710
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Sestertius (Bronze, 31mm, 18.14 g 12), Rome, 232. IMP ALEXANDER PIVS AVG Laureate head of Severus Alexander to right, with slight drapery on left shoulder. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVG / S - C Providentia standing left, holding grain ears over modius in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. BMC 881. Cohen 503. RIC 642. An excellent piece with a beautiful dark brown patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 712
Julia Mamaea, Augusta, 222-235. Sestertius (Bronze, 28mm, 18.05 g 1), Rome. IVLIA MAMAEA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right. Rev. FELICITAS PVBLICA / S - C Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus in her right hand and leaning on column with her left arm. BMC 487. Cohen 21. RIC 676. Attractive green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 713
Julia Mamaea, Augusta, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 2.53 g 7), Rome, struck under Severus Alexander, 231. IVLIA MAMAEA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right. Rev. VENVS VICTRIX Venus standing left, holding helmet in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left; shield set on ground to left. BMC 716-717 (Severus Alexander). Cohen 76. RIC 358 (Severus Alexander). Nicely toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 714
Orbiana, Augusta, 225-227. Denarius (Silver, 18mm, 2.07 g 12), Rome, 225. SALL BARBIA ORBIANA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Orbiana to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG Concordia seated left on high-backed throne, holding patera in her right hand and double cornucopiae with her left. BMC 287. Cohen 1. RIC 319. Nicely toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 716
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 22mm, 3.25 g 7), Rome, 235. IMP MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. P M TR P P P Maximinus, in military dress, standing left between two standards, raising his right hand in salute and holding spear in his left. BMC 11. Cohen 46. RIC 1. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 717
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 19mm, 2.64 g 1), Rome, 236. IMP MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Maximinus, in military dress, standing left between two standards, raising his right hand in salute and holding spear in his left. BMC 77. Cohen 55. RIC 3. Attractively toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 718
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 3.17 g 1), 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. Some minor deposits, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 719
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 20mm, 2.53 g 12), Rome, 237. MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right. Rev. P M TR P III COS P P Maximinus, in military dress, standing left between two standards, raising his right hand in salute and holding spear in his left. BMC 161. Cohen 64. RIC 5. Beautiful iridescent toning. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 250 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 720
Maximus, Caesar, 235/6-238. Denarius (Silver, 21mm, 2.65 g 11), Rome, 236-238. MAXIMVS CAES GERM Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVG Lituus, knife, jug, simpulum and sprinkler. BMC 201-203. Cohen 3. RIC 2. Attractively toned. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A nicely toned Denarius of Balbinus with an elegant portrait
Lot 721
Balbinus, 238. Denarius (Silver, 21mm, 2.70 g 12), 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. Nicely toned. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
An extremely fine Antoninianus of Balbinus
Lot 722
Balbinus, 238. Antoninianus (Silver, 24mm, 5.36 g 12), Rome. IMP CAES D CAEL BALBINVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG Two clasped right hands. BMC 67. Cohen 3. RIC 10. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 600 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Beautiful light green patina
Lot 723
Balbinus, 238. Sestertius (Bronze, 31mm, 23.13 g 12), Rome. IMP CAES D CAEL BALBINVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus to right. Rev. P M TR P COS II P P Balbinus, togate, standing left, holding branch in his right hand and parazonium in his left. BMC 28. Cohen 21. RIC 16. A lovely example with a beautiful light green patina. Minor metal flaw on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 610 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
Lot 724
Pupienus, 238. Antoninianus (Silver, 24mm, 4.83 g 12), Rome. IMP CAES PVPIEN MAXIMVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus to right. Rev. AMOR MVTVVS AVGG Two clasped right hands. BMC 82. Cohen 2. RIC 9b. A lovely example with fine toning. Die flaw on obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 726
Gordian III, 238-244. Antoninianus (Silver, 24 mm, 4.57 g, 1 h), Rome, 239-240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. AEQVITAS AVG Aequitas standing left, holding scales in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. Cohen 17. RIC 34. Well-centered and struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 56 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 727
Gordian III, 238-244. Denarius (Silver, 21mm, 3.16 g 11), Rome, 240. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. SALVS AVGVSTI Salus standing right, feeding serpent from patera held in her right hand. Cohen 325. RIC 129a. Attractively toned and with an elegant portrait. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 728
Gordian III, 238-244. Antoninianus (Silver, 24mm, 4.28 g 1), Rome, 240-243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LAETITIA AVG N Laetitia standing left, holding wreath in her right hand and anchor set on ground with her left. Cohen 121. RIC 86. Nicely toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 729
Gordian III, 238-244. Antoninianus (Silver, 2022 mm, 4.48 g, 7 h), Rome, 241. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P IIII COS II P P Apollo seated left, holding branch in his right hand and resting his left elbow on lyre. Cohen 250. RIC 88. Lustrous. Reverse struck with a slightly worn die, otherwise. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 730
Gordian III, 238-244. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 29 mm, 16.04 g, 12 h), Rome, 241-243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. IOVI STATORI / S - C Jupiter standing front, his head turned to right, holding long vertical scepter with his right hand and thunderbolt in his left. Cohen 111. RIC 298a. A lovely example with beautiful green patina covered with some light sand deposits. Good very fine.
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Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 737
Philip I, 244-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 20mm, 3.83 g 6), Antioch, 247-248. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Philip to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG Concordia seated left on throne, holding patera in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. Bland 22. Cohen 35. RIC 83 corr. (Concordia holding patera, not scales). Most attractive and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 738
Philip I, 244-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 22mm, 4.34 g 7), Rome, 247-249. IMP PHILIPPVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip to right. Rev. FELI / CITAS / IMP P in three lines within wreath. Cohen 39. RIC 60. Nicely toned and sharp. Very fine.
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A virtually as struck Antoninianus of Philip I
Lot 739
Philip I, 244-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 22mm, 4.23 g 12), Rome, 248. IMP PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVGG / Є Philip I and Philip II on horses galloping right, ; the one in front holding spear. Cohen 241. RIC 10. A beautifully toned and perfectly struck example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 741
Otacilia Severa, Augusta, 244-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 23mm, 4.15 g 6), Rome, 247. M OTACIL SEVERA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Otacilia Severa to right, set on crescent. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG Concordia seated left on high-backed throne, holding patera in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. Cohen 16. RIC 129. An attractive example with some original luster. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 742
Otacilia Severa, Augusta, 244-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 23mm, 3.91 g 6), Rome, 247. M OTACIL SEVERA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Otacilia Severa to right, set on crescent. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG Concordia seated left on high-backed throne, holding patera in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. Cohen 16. RIC 129. Nicely toned and sharply struck. Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 743
Philip II, as Caesar, 244-247. Antoninianus (Silver, 24mm, 4.69 g 12), Rome, 246. M IVL PHILIPPVS CAES Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENT Philip standing left, holding globe in his right hand and reversed spear with his left. Cohen 48. RIC 218d. A particularly attractive piece with lovely toning. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 744
Philip II, 247-249. Antoninianus (Silver, 22mm, 4.12 g 12), Antioch, 247. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip to right. Rev. AEQVITAS AVG Aequitas standing left, holding scales in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. Bland 64. Cohen 1. RIC 240a. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 745
Philip II, 247-249. Sestertius (Bronze, 29mm, 16.71 g 12), Rome. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVGG III Philip I and Philip II seated left on curule chairs, extending their right hands. Cohen 18. RIC 267a. Lovely dark green patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
A rare and attractive Aureus of Trajan Decius
Lot 746
Trajan Decius, 249-251. Aureus (Gold, 20mm, 4.26 g 12), Rome. IMP C M Q TRAIANVS DECIVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVG Victory advancing left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left. Cohen 107. RIC 7a var. (differing bust type). Calicó 3300. Rare. A lovely and well-centered example. Light traces of cleaning, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 4800 CHF
Starting Price: 3000 CHF
Lot 747
Herennia Etruscilla, Augusta, 249-251. Antoninianus (Silver, 22mm, 4.26 g 1), Rome, 250. HER ETRVSCILLA AVG Draped bust of Etruscilla to right, wearing stephane, set on crescent. Rev. PVDICITIA AVG Pudicitia seated left on high-backed throne, raising veil with her right hand and holding scepter with her left. Cohen 19. RIC 59b (Trajan Decius). A lightly toned example. Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 748
Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. Antoninianus (Silver, 22mm, 3.78 g 11), Rome, 252. IMP C C VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus to right. Rev. PAX AETERNA Pax standing left, holding branch in her right hand and scepter with her left. Cohen 76. RIC 71. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 340 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 749
Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. Sestertius (Bronze, 28mm, 14.49 g 12), Rome. IMP CAES C VIBIVS TREBONIANVS GALLVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus to right. Rev. LIBERTAS AVGG / S - C Libertas standing left, holding pileus in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left. Cohen 64 var. (differing obverse legend). RIC 114a. Fields smoothed, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 750
Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. Antoninianus (Silver, 21mm, 3.56 g 6), Antioch. IMP C C VIB TREB GALLVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallus to right. Rev. MARTI PACIFERO Mars, helmeted, advancing left, holding branch in his right hand and spear with his left. RIC 85. 72 var. (scepter instead of spear). A sharply struck and nicely toned piece. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 751
Volusian, 251-253. Antoninianus (Silver, 23mm, 4.15 g 7), Rome. IMP CAE C VIB VOLVSIANO AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Volusian to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVGG Virtus, helmeted, standing left, holding shield set on ground with her right hand and reversed spear with her left. Cohen 135. RIC 186. A lustrous example. Minor metal flaw on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 360 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
An unusually nice Antoninianus of Valerian I on a broad flan
Lot 752
Valerian I, 253-260. Antoninianus (Silver, 23 mm, 5.04 g, 12 h), Rome, 255-256. IMP C P LIC VALERIANVS P F AVG Radiate and draped bust of Valerian to right. Rev. FELICITAS AVGG Felicitas standing left, holding long caduceus and cornucopiae. RIC 87. Well struck on a very broad flan. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A very rare Aureus of Valerian I
Lot 753
Valerian I, 253-260. Aureus (Gold, 21mm, 2.63 g 6), Rome, 254-256. IMP C P LIC VALERIANVS P F AVG Laureate and draped bust of Valerian to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVGG Virtus advancing right, holding spear in his right hand and trophy over his left shoulder. Calicó 3454 (same dies). Cohen -. MIR 84a (same dies). NAC 78, 2014, 1099 (same dies). RIC -. Very rare and nicely struck. Some traces of cleaning, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 5000 CHF
Starting Price: 3000 CHF
Lot 755
Diva Mariniana, died before 253. Antoninianus (Silver, 23mm, 3.77 g 12), Cologne, 254-256. DIVAE MARINIANAE Veiled and draped bust of Mariniana to right, set on crescent. Rev. CONSECRATIO Mariniana, raising her right hand and holding scepter with her left, reclining left on peacock flying upward to the right. Cohen 16. MIR 220b. RIC 6. Obverse struck slightly off center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 756
Gallienus, 253-268. Antoninianus (Silver, 23mm, 4.32 g 6), Cologne, 257-258. GALLIENVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. VICT GERMANICA Victory standing right on globe, holding trophy over her left shoulder and wreath in her right hand; two captives flanking globe. Cohen 1062. MIR 874l. RIC 49. Beautifully toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 757
Gallienus, 253-268. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 4.30 g 12), Antioch, 264-265. GALLIENVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVGVSTI Virtus, naked, standing right, holding lion skin and resting his left hand on club set on rock. Cohen 1321. MIR 1616e var. (without star in field). RIC 672. Intact silvering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 758
Gallienus, 253-268. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.13 g 6), Antioch, 264-265. GALLIENVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. ROMAE AETERNAE Roma seated left on shield, holding Victory in her right hand and spear with her left; in field to left, star. Cohen 920. MIR 1613e. RIC 654. Intact silvering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 759
Gallienus, 253-268. Antoninianus (Billon, 21mm, 3.96 g 6), Antioch, 266-267. GALLIENVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gallienus to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVG / PXV Mars, helmeted, standing right, holding spear with his right hand and shield with his left. Cohen 1245. MIR 1666i. RIC 612. An attractive example with intact silvering. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A very rare Antoninianus of Gallienus
Lot 760
Gallienus, 253-268. Antoninianus (Bronze, 21mm, 3.44 g 6), Siscia, 266-267. GALLIENVS AVG Radiate head of Gallienus to right. Rev. ADVENTVS AVG Gallienus riding on horse to right, raising his right hand; to right, captive on ground. Cohen -. MIR 1422i (3 examples known). RIC 551. Very rare and a with a most attractive green patina. Struck on a slightly short flan, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 700 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 764
Salonina, Augusta, 254-268. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.96 g 6), Antioch, 263. SALONINA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Salonina to right, set on crescent. Rev. IVNO REGINA Juno standing left, holding patera in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left; peacock at her feet to left; in field to left, star. Cohen 67. MIR 1619 var. (without star in field). RIC 92. Beautifully toned and sharply struck. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 765
Divus Valerian II, died 258. Antoninianus (Silver, 21mm, 3.24 g 8), Rome, 258-60. DIVO CAES VALERIANO Radiate head of Verlian to right. Rev. CONSECRATIO / S Eagle standing right, his head turned to left, with open wings. Cohen 7. MIR 265g. RIC 27. A clear and well-struck example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 766
Divus Valerian II, died 258. Antoninianus (Silver, 21mm, 2.85 g 12), Cologne, 258-259. DIVO VALERIANO CAES Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Valerian to right. Rev. CONSECRATIO Valerian II, raising his right hand and holding scepter with his left, seated left on eagle flying upward to right toward heaven. Cohen 5. MIR 911e. RIC 9 (Lugdunum). Nicely toned and with a particularly elegant portrait. Reverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 767
Saloninus, as Caesar, 258-260. Antoninianus (Silver, 21mm, 3.78 g 11), Cologne, 258-259. SALON VALERIANVS CAES Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Saloninus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVG Lituus, secespita, guttus, simpulum, and aspergillum. Cohen 41. MIR 914e. RIC 9. Nicely toned. Obverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 768
Postumus, 260-269. Antoninianus (Silver, 22mm, 3.43 g 1), Cologne, 262. IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Postumus to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVG Virtus, helmeted, standing right, holding spear with his right hand and resting his left on a shield set on ground. AGK 102. Cohen 419. Cunetio 2400. RIC 93. Struck on a broad flan. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 769
Postumus, 260-269. Antoninianus (Silver, 20 mm, 3.43 g, 8 h), Cologne, 266. IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Postumus to right. Rev. SALVS POSTVMI AVG Salus standing right, feeding snake holding in her right hand out of patera. AGK 86. Cohen 350. Cunetio 2423. RIC 328. Well struck, nice details. Good very fine.
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Starting Price: 50 CHF
Struck by Aureolus, general under Valerian and Gallienus
Lot 770
Postumus, 260-269. Antoninianus (Billon, 19mm, 2.13 g 12), Mediolanum, struck by Aureolus 267-268. IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Postumus to right. Rev. VIRTVS EQVITVM / S Hercules, nude, standing right, his right hand resting on hip, left hand holding lion's skin and club which rests on rock. AGK 113. Cunetio 2497. Elmer 619. RIC 389. Sharply struck and detailed. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 771
Postumus, 260-269. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30mm, 17.01 g 12), Cologne, circa 262. IMP C POSTVMVS P F AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Postumus to right. Rev. FELICITAS AVG Trophy with two captives. Bastien 14. Cohen 51. Elmer 194. RIC 120. Rare. Attractive dark green patina. Several metal flaws as usual, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 180 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 772
Marius, 269. Antoninianus (Billon, 19mm, 3.32 g 6), Cologne, 269. IMP C MARIVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Marius to right. Rev. CONCORDIA MILITVM Clasped right hands. AGK (corr.) 3b. Elmer 632. RIC 7. A nice coin with much of its original silvering remaining. Slightly rough surfaces, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 120 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
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