obolos 5
26 June 2016
Webauction
Lot 793
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 4.03 g 6), Serdica, 277. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. VIRTVS PROBI AVG / KAB Probus on horseback, galloping right, spearing enemy, whose shield lies beneath horse. Cohen 914 var. and RIC 880 var. (differing bust type). Well-centered and attractively toned. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 794
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.62 g 6), Siscia, 277. IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA AVG / XXIA Providentia standing left, holding baton in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left; at feet to left, globe. Cohen 498. RIC 726. Intact silvering with some light deposits. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 795
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.80 g 12), Ticinum, 277-278. VIRTVS PROBI AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand and shield. Rev. CONSERVAT AVG / TXXT Sol, radiate, standing front, his body turned slightly to right, his head to left, raising his right hand and holding globe with his left. Cohen 200. RIC 351. Obverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 796
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.30 g 6), Ticinum, 277-278. VIRTVS PROBI AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand and shield. Rev. CONSERVAT AVG / TXXT Sol, radiate, standing front, his body turned slightly to right, his head to left, raising his right hand and holding globe with his left. Cohen 200. RIC 351. Attractively toned and with an elegant bust. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A very rare As of Probus, ex NFA 1987
Lot 797
Probus, 276-282. As (Bronze, 23mm, 6.59 g 1), Rome, 278. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. VICTORIA GERM Victory walking right, holding wreath in her right hand and trophy over her left shoulder, between two bound captives seated on the ground; the one on the left, seated left with his head turned to right; the one on the right, seated right. Cohen 759. Gnecchi III p. 70, 78 and pl. 157, 13 (same obverse die). Pink VI/1, p. 56, 3rd emission. RIC 299. Very rare and in particularly good condition. Fields gently smoothed, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 3200 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
Lot 798
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 24mm, 4.07 g 11), Rome, 278. IMP PROBVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. ROMAE AETER / R*A Roma seated facing, her head turned to left, holding Victory in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left, within hexastyle temple. RIC 185. A lovely example with a fine toning. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 799
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.50 g 12), Rome, 278. IMP PROBVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. ADVENTVS AVG / R*Δ Probus riding on horseback to left, raising his right hand and holding scepter with his left; on ground to left, captive. Cohen 37. RIC 157. Some striking flatness, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 800
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.54 g 5), Rome, 278. IMP PROBVS AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand and shield. Rev. ADVENTVS AVG / R(wreath)ς Probus riding on horseback to left, raising his right hand and holding scepter with his left; on ground to left, captive. Cohen 39. RIC 157. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 801
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 4.70 g 7), Siscia, 278. IMP PROBVS P F AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand and shield. Rev. CONCORDIA MILIT / XXIVI Probus standing right, clasping right hand of Concordia. Cohen 163. RIC 666. Well-centered and struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 150 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 802
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.55 g 6), Ticinum, 278-279. IMP C PROBVS AVG CONS II Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter in his right hand. Rev. CONSERVAT AVG / TXXT Sol, radiate, standing slightly right, his head turned to left, raising his right arm and holding globe in his left. Cohen 191. RIC 352. Some areas of weak striking, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 803
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 24mm, 3.92 g 12), Rome, 279. IMP PROBVS AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter with his right hand. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / R(crescent)B Sol, radiate, driving quadriga left, holding whip and globe in his left hand and raising his right hand. Cohen 644. RIC 202. Sharply struck and with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 804
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 24mm, 2.88 g 12), Ticinum, 280. IMP C PROBVS AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter with his right hand. Rev. PAX AVGVSTI / T / VXXI Pax standing left, holding branch in her right hand and transverse scepter with her left. Cohen 418. RIC 516 var. (without star in field). Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 805
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 24 mm, 4.62 g, 12 h), 280, Ticinum. VIRTVS PROBI AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand and shield. Rev. CONCORD MILIT / E / ✳︎ / PXXI Concordia standing front, her head turned to left, holding two standards. Cohen 126. RIC 481. Reverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 806
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23 mm, 3.82 g, 6 h), Ticinum, 5th officina, 280. VIRTVS PROBI AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand and shield. Rev. SALVS AVG / V / TXXI Salus standing right, feeding serpent in arms. Cohen 584. RIC 500 var. (without star in field). Very fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 807
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.66 g 12), Cyzicus, 280. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter with his right hand. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / C M / XXIP Sol, radiate, standing front in spread quadriga, with his head turned to left, his right arm raised and with whip in his left. Cohen 683. RIC 911. An excellent example with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 60 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 808
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.68 g 12), Cyzicus, 280. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter with his right hand. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / C M / XXIB Sol, radiate, standing front in spread quadriga, with his head turned to left, his right arm raised and with whip in his left. Cohen 683. RIC 911. A lovely example struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 809
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 24mm, 3.12 g 6), Cyzicus, 280. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter with his right hand. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / C M / XXIQ Sol, radiate, standing front in spread quadriga, with his head turned to left, his right arm raised and with whip in his left. Cohen 683. RIC 911. Intact silvering. Good very fine.
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Lot 810
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 24mm, 4.00 g 6), Cyzicus, 280. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter with his right hand. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / C M / XXIQ Sol, radiate, standing front in spread quadriga, with his head turned to left, his right arm raised and with whip in his left. Cohen 683. RIC 911. Slightly rough surfaces, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 811
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22 mm, 4.48 g, 1 h), Cyzicus, 280. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter with his right hand. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / C M / XXIV Sol, radiate, standing front in spread quadriga, with his head turned to left, his right arm raised and with whip in his left. Cohen 683. RIC 911. A well-struck and finely toned piece. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 812
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.57 g 6), Cyzicus, 280. IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. CONCORDIA MILITVM / P / XXIMC Victory standing right, holding palm frond over her left shoulder, presenting wreath to Probus standing left, holding spear with his left. Cohen 172 var. and RIC 908 var. (differing bust type). Sharply struck and with intact silvering. Minor flan crack, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 813
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 4.10 g 6), Lugdunum, 281. IMP C PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. COMITI PROBI AVG / I Minerva standing left, holding branch in her right hand, spear and shield with her left. Cohen 106. RIC 69. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 814
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 21mm, 3.64 g 6), Rome, 281. PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. FIDES MILITVM / RIE Fides standing facing, her head turned to left, holding two signa. Cohen 252. RIC 170. Well-centered and sharply struck. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 815
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.49 g 12), Rome, 281. PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. VICTORIA GERM / R(thunderbolt)A Trophy of arms with two bound captives sitting on the ground. Cohen 766. RIC 223. Minor flan crack and reverse slightly double struck, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 816
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 4.34 g 12), Rome, 281. PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. VICTORIA GERM / R(thunderbolt)A Trophy of arms with two bound captives sitting on the ground. Cohen 766. RIC 223. Nicely toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 70 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 817
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.76 g 1), Lugdunum, 282. IMP C PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. PAX AVG / D Pax standing left, holding branch in her right hand and transverse scepter with her left. Cohen 401. RIC 119. Some striking flatness, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 818
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.84 g 6), Rome, 282. PROBVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. MARTI PACIF / RQΓ Mars advancing to left, holding branch in his right hand, spear and shield with his left. Cohen 350. RIC 177. Some striking flatness, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 819
Carus, 282-283. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.69 g 6), Ticinum, 282. IMP CARVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Carus to right. Rev. SPES PVBLICA / SXXI Spes advancing left, holding flower in her right hand and lifting skirt with her left. Cohen 79. RIC 82. Some striking flatness on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 820
Divus Carus, died 283. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.63 g 12), Rome, 284. DIVO CARO Radiate head of Carus to right. Rev. CONSECRATIO / KAA Eagle standing facing, head turned to left, with open wings. Cohen 15. RIC 47. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 821
Magnia Urbica, Augusta, 283-285. Antoninianus (Bronze, 23mm, 3.63 g 12), Rome, 284. MAGN VRBICA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Magnia Urbica to right. Rev. VENVS VICTIRX / KAς Venus standing left, holding helmet in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left; shield set on ground at side. Cohen 17. RIC 343. Fields smoothed, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 822
Numerian, 283-284. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.21 g 1), Rome, 283. IMP NVMERIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Numerian to right. Rev. ORIENS AVGG / KAς Sol advancing left, raising right hand and holding whip in his left. Cohen 37. RIC 412. Minor cleaning marks on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 823
Carinus, 283-285. Antoninianus (Bronze, 21mm, 3.98 g 6), Lugdunum, 283-284. IMP C M AVR CARINVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Carinus to right. Rev. AEQVITAS AVGG / A Aequitas standing left, holding scales in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. Lyon 533. RIC 212. An attractive and well-struck example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 824
Carinus, 283-285. Antoninianus (Billon, 21mm, 4.01 g 12), Rome. IMP C M AVR CARINVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Carinus to right. Rev. GENIVS EXERCITI / KAA Genius standing left, holding patera in her right hand and cornucopiae with his left. Cohen 39. RIC 254. Sharp and clear. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 825
Carinus, 283-285. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 4.39 g 6), Rome. IMP CARINVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Carinus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVG / KAcrescentΔ Mercury standing left, holding purse in his right hand and caduceus in his left. Cohen 72. RIC 264. Some striking flatness on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 826
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 21mm, 3.89 g 6), Lugdunum, 285. IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. Rev. VICTORIA AVG / A Victory standing left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left. Cohen 466. RIC 91. A nice example with intact silvering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 827
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.62 g 6), Ticinum, 285. IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. Rev. IOVI CONSERVAT / TXXIT Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing slightly left, holding thunderbolt with his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. Cohen 201. RIC 222. A most attractive example with an impressive portrait. Some areas of weak striking, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 828
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.04 g 6), Rome, 285-286. IMP DIOCLETIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. Rev. IOVI CONSERVAT AVGG / XXIB Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing slightly left, holding thunderbolt with his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. Cohen 228. RIC 162. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 829
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.38 g 12), Siscia, 287. IMP C C VAL DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI / Γ / XXI Jupiter standing left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. Cohen 259. RIC 270. Minor cleaning marks on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 830
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 24mm, 4.14 g 6), Lugdunum, 287-289. IMP C DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. Rev. IOVI TVTATORI AVGG / P Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing slightly left, holding Victory on globe in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left; at his feet to left, eagle standing left, his head turned to right. Cohen 297. RIC 53. Minor flan crack at 7 o’clock, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 831
Diocletian, 284-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 23mm, 3.80 g 1), Lugdunum, 287-289. IMP C DIOCLETIANVS P AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to right. Rev. IOVI TVTATORI AVGG / P Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing slightly left, holding Victory on globe in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left; at his feet to left, eagle standing left, his head turned to right. Cohen 296 var. (differing bust type). Lyon 145. RIC 54. Minor metal flaw on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
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Lot 832
Diocletian, 284-305. Follis (Bronze, 27mm, 10.38 g 6), Aquileia, 299. IMP DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / AQP Genius standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left. RIC 25a. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 833
Diocletian, 284-305. Follis (Bronze, 27mm, 10.34 g 12), Aquileia, 301. IMP DIOCLETIANVS P F AVG Laureate head of Diocletian to right. Rev. SACRA MONET AVGG ET CAESS NOSTR / V /AQS Moneta standing left, holding scales in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. RIC 31a. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 834
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.69 g 6), Rome, 285-286. IMP MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. IOVI CONSERVAT AVGG / XXIЄ Jupiter standing left, holding thunderbolt in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. Cohen 355. RIC 506. Minor cleaning marks on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Hercules fighting against the Nemean lion
Lot 835
Maximianus, First reign, 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 4.12 g 1), Lugdunum, 287-289. IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximian to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGG Hercules standing right, strangling the Nemean lion; at his feet to left, club. Lyon 213. RIC V, 454. A beautiful, sharp coin with original silvering. Virtually as struck.
Hammer Price: 450 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 836
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 3.28 g 8), Lugdunum, 287-289. IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGG Hercules standing right, strangling the Nemean lion; at his feet to left, club. Cohen 650. Lyon 214. RIC 454. Reverse struck from a worn die, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 837
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22mm, 4.51 g 1), Lugdunum, 290-291. IMP MAXIMIANVS AVG Radiate bust of Maximianus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter in his right hand. Rev. PAX AVGG / B Pax standing left, holding Victory on globe in her right hand and transverse scepter with her left. Cohen 442. Lyon 387. RIC 399. About extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 838
Maximianus, AD 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 21mm, 3.88 g 7), Lugdunum, 290-291. IMP MAXIMIANVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. PAX AVGG / B Pax standing left, holding Victory on globe in her right hand and transverse scepter with her left. Cohen 438 var. (differing bust type). Lyon 380. RIC 399. Sharply struck and well centered. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 839
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Argenteus (Silver, 19mm, 2.70 g 1), Rome, 295-297. MAXIMIANVS AVG Laureate head of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVS MILITVM / Є Tetrarchs sacrificing before camp with six towers. RIC 41 (R5). Very rare and with a sharp reverse. Obverse struck from a slightly worn die, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 320 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 840
Galerius, as Caesar, 293-305. Follis (Bronze, 28mm, 9.84 g 6), Lugdunum, 301-303. MAXIMIANVS NOB C Laureate and cuirassed bust of Galerius to left, holding scepter over right shoulder. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / A / PLC Genius standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left; to his left, lighted altar. RIC 167b. A lovely example with a particularly nice portrait. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 170 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 841
Galerius, as Caesar, 293-305. Follis (Bronze, 28mm, 10.24 g 1), Serdica, 303/4-305. GAL VAL MAXIMIANVS NOB CAES Laureate head of Galerius to right. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / ? / SMSD Genius standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left. RIC 4b. Some striking flatness on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A rare and unusually nice Follis of Domitius Domitianus
Lot 842
Domitius Domitianus, Usurper, 297-298. Follis (Bronze, 26mm, 8.96 g 12), plated, Alexandria, 298. IMP CL DOMITIVS DOMITIANVS AVG Laureate head of Domitius Domitianus to right. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / Γ / ALE Genius standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left; at his feet to left, eagle standing left, his head turned to right. RIC 20. Rare. An extraordinary example with particularly well-preserved silvering. Minor metal flaws, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 2200 CHF
Starting Price: 750 CHF
Lot 843
Domitius Domitianus, Usurper, 297-298. Follis (Bronze, 26mm, 10.76 g 1), Alexandria, 298. IMP CL DOMITIVS DOMITIANVS AVG Laureate head of Domitius Domitianus to right. Rev. GENIO POPVLI ROMANI / Γ / ALE Genius standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left; at his feet to left, eagle standing left, his head turned to right. RIC 20. Rare. An attractive example with some original silvering. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 1600 CHF
Starting Price: 650 CHF
Lot 844
Constantius I, as Caesar, 293-305. Follis (Bronze, 25 mm, 10.85 g, 12 h), Aquileia, 301. CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES Laureate head of Constantius to right. Rev. SACRA MONET AVGG ET CAESS NOSTR / V /AQΓ Moneta standing left, holding scales in her right hand and cornucopiae with her left. RIC 32a. Well struck and with original silvering. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 845
Maxentius, 307-312. Follis (Bronze, 26 mm, 7.06 g, 1 h), Aquileia, 307-309/10. IMP C MAXENTIVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maxentius to right. Rev. CONSERV VRB SVAE / AQP Roma seated left, holding globe in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left; shield set on ground to right; all within hexastyle temple; knobs as acroteria and star in pediment. RIC VI 121. Some striking flatness, otherwise. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 846
Maxentius, 307-312. Follis (Bronze, 25mm, 6.89 g 12), Rome, 308-311. IMP C MAXENTIVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maxentius to right. Rev. CONSERV VRB SVAE / RBQ Roma seated left, holding globe in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left; shield set on ground to right; all within hexastyle temple; knobs as acroteria and wreath in pediment. Drost 90c. RIC 210. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 847
Maximinus I, 235-238. Follis (Bronze, 24mm, 6.86 g 12), Alexandria, 308-310. IMP C GAL VAL MAXIMINVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maximinus to right. Rev. GENIO IMPERATORIS / K - B P / ALE Genius standing left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his lef. RIC 103. A beautiful example with light green patina and some light deposits. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Sol holding head of Serapis
Lot 848
Maximinus I, 235-238. Follis (Bronze, 21mm, 5.04 g 12), Antioch, 312. IMP C GAL VAL MAXIMINVS P F AVG Laureate head of Maximinus to right. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / ς - * / ANT Sol, radiate, standing left in long robe, raising his right hand, holding head of Serapis in his left. RIC 167b. A spectacular example with beautiful dark green patina and light sand deposits as found. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 190 CHF
Starting Price: 150 CHF
Lot 849
Galeria Valeria, Augusta, 293-311. Follis (Bronze, 25 mm, 6.67 g, 1 h), Cyzicus, 308-309. GAL VALERIA AVG Draped bust of Galeria Valeria to right, wearing stephane. Rev. VENERI VICTRICI / Δ / MKV Venus standing left, holding apple in her right hand and drawing drapery from shoulder with her left. RIC 46. A most attractive example with dark toning. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 850
Divus Romulus, died 309. Follis (Bronze, 23mm, 7.38 g 11), Ostia, 309-312. DIVO ROMVLO NVBIS CONS Bare head of Romulus to right. Rev. AETERNAE MEMORIAE / MOSTT Domed shrine with right door ajar; on dome, eagle standing right, head turned to left. RIC 34. Attractive reddish patina. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 200 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 851
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.25 g 6), Heraclea, 316-317. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to left, holding mappa in his right hand and globe and scepter in his left. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / HTB Campgate with three turrets and no doors. RIC VII 15. A lovely example with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 95 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 852
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.15 g 6), Nicomedia, 317-320. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to left holding mappa in his right hand and globe and scepter in his left. Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI AVGG / palm - Z / SMN Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing front, his head turned to left, holding Victory set on globe in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. RIC VII 24. A lustrous and perfectly struck example. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 75 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 853
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.33 g 6), Nicomedia, 317-320. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to left holding mappa in his right hand and globe and scepter in his left. Rev. IOVI CONSERVATORI AVGG / palm - Є / SMN Jupiter, naked but for cloak, standing front, his head turned to left, holding Victory set on globe in his right hand and long vertical scepter with his left. RIC VII 24. Perfectly struck and very well preserved. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 854
Licinius I, 308-324. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 2.65 g, 12 h), Heraclea, 318-320. IMP LICINIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Licinius to right, holding mappa in his left hand and globe and scepter in his right. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / Λ / SMHB Campgate with three turrets and no doors. RIC VII 48 var. (differing bust type). Most attractive and with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 855
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.35 g 12), Siscia, 318. CONSTANTINVS AVG Cuirassed bust of Constantine with high-crested helmet to right. Rev. VICTORIAE LAETAE PRINC PERP / BSIS* Two Victories standing facing one another, together holding shield inscribed VOT/PR on altar inscribed I. RIC 51 var. (differing bust type). A magnificent example with original silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 856
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 2.99 g 12), Sirmium, 324. CONSTANTINVS AVG Laureate head of Constantine to right. Rev. SARMATIA DEVICTA / SIRM Victory advancing to right, holding trophy in her right hand and palm branch in her left, treading on bound captive to right. RIC VII, 48. A well struck and historically interesting coin. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 857
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 3.52 g 6), Antioch, 325-326. CONSTANTINVS AVG Laureate head of Constantine to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / SMANTZ Campgate with two turrets and no doors; above, star. RIC VII 63 var. (unlisted officina). Scarce variety. A lovely example with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 858
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.79 g 5), Antioch, 329-339. CONSTANTINVS MAX AVG Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE AVGG / SMANTA Campgate with two turrets and no doors; above, star. RIC VII 84. Nicely toned and with intact silvering. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 90 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A rare and particularly nice Solidus of Constantius II
Lot 859
Constantius II, as Caesar, 324-337. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.41 g 12), Nicomedia, 324/5. FL IVL CONSTANTIVS NOB C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS / SMN Constantius, laureate and in military dress, standing front, his head turned to right, holding aquila with his right hand and scepter in his left; to his right, signum. Cohen 160. Depeyrot 34/3. RIC 76. Rare. Minor die flaw in right reverse field, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 3500 CHF
Starting Price: 3000 CHF
Lot 860
Constantine II, as Caesar, 316-337. Follis (Bronze, 19mm, 2.34 g 6), Treveri, 327-328. CONSTANTINVS IVN NOB C Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine to left. Rev. PROVIDENTIAE CAESS / •PTRE Campgate with two turrets and no doors; above, star. RIC VII 505. A beautiful example with a dark green patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 65 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 861
House of Constantine, 330-354. Follis (Bronze, 17mm, 2.21 g 6), Siscia, 334-335. CONSTANTINOPOLIS Helmeted and mantled bust of Constantinople to left, holding scepter with her left hand. Rev. •BSIS• Victory standing left, with her right foot set on prow, holding scepter with her right hand and shield with her left. RIC VII 241. Beautiful dark green patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 862
House of Constantine, 330-354. Follis (Bronze, 18mm, 2.67 g 6), Siscia, 334-335. CONSTANTINOPOLIS Helmeted and mantled bust of Constantinople to left, holding scepter with her left hand. Rev. •BSIS• Victory standing left, with her right foot set on prow, holding scepter with her right hand and shield with her left. RIC VII 241. Lovely dark green patina. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 863
Commemorative Series, 330-354. Follis (Bronze, 18 mm, 2.68 g, 12 h), Siscia, 334-335. CONSTANTINOPOLIS Helmeted and mantled bust of Constantinople to left, holding scepter with her left hand. Rev. •BSIS• Victory standing left, with her right foot set on prow, holding scepter with her right hand and shield with her left. RIC VII 241. Minor striking flatness, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: No Bids
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A rare Follis of Hannibalianus
Lot 864
Hannibalianus, 335-337. Follis (Bronze, 15mm, 1.19 g 6), Constantinople, 336-337. FL HANNIBALLIANO REGI Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Hannibalianus to right. Rev. SECVRITAS PVBLICA / CONSS Euphrates reclining right, leaning on scepter; urn at side and reed in background. RIC 147. Sharply struck and with a most attractive dark patina. Struck slightly off center, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 220 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 865
Constantius II, 337-361. Follis (Bronze, 21mm, 3.42 g 1), Siscia, 348-350. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to left, wearing pearl diadem and holding globe. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATIO / ASISTM Soldier advancing right, head left, holding spear and leading small figure from hut beneath tree. RIC 215. A beautiful piece with a light green patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 85 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
A remarkable Centenionalis of Constantius II
Lot 866
Constantius II, 337-361. Centenionalis (Bronze, 21mm, 4.32 g 12), Nicomedia, 348-351. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to left, holding globe with his right hand. Rev. FEL TEMP REPARATIO / SMNB Constantius standing left, holding labarum with his right hand and shield set on ground with his right; at his feet to left, two bound captives with peaked caps. RIC VIII 67. A perfectly struck and most attractive example with beautiful brown patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 1100 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 867
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 17mm, 1.45 g 6), Lugdunum, 360-361. D N CONSTANTIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to right. Rev. VICTORIA DD NN AVG Victory advancing left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left. RIC VIII 214. Slighty rough surfaces, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 868
Vetranio, 350. Follis (Bronze, 23mm, 4.75 g 7), Siscia. D N VETRANIO P F AVG / A - * Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Vetranio to right. Rev. CONCORDIA MILITVM / A / ·BSIS· Vetranio, diademed and in military dress, standing front, his head turned to left, holding two signa, each with Chi-Rho on the banner; above him, star. RIC 287. With a fine portrait. Minor striking flatness on reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 160 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
Lot 869
Magnentius, 350-353. Follis (Bronze, 23mm, 5.26 g 1), Lugdunum, 351-353. D N MAGNENTIVS P F AVG / A Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. VICT D D N N AVG ET CAES / RSLC Two Victories standing facing each other, holding wreath isncribed VOT / V / MVLT / X in four lines. Bastien -. LRBC -. RIC VIII -. An apparently unrecorded variety with this mint mark. A lovely example with dark patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 50 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Extremely rare and apparently only the third specimen known
Lot 870
Magnentius, 350-353. Solidus (Gold, 23mm, 3.84 g 6), Treveri, 353. D N MAGNENTIVS AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. VICT CAES LIB ROM ORB Victory standing right, holding palm frond over her left shoulder; Libertas standing left, holding transverse scepter with her left; they support between them a plain shaft carrying a trophy. Bastien 76 (same dies, two examples cited). Blätter für Münzfreunde 56, 1921, pl. 246, 14. Depeyrot 13/2. RIC VIII 296. F. Trau Collection, Gilhofer & Ranschburg and A. Hess, 1935, 4288 (same dies). Extremely rare, apparently only the third specimen known. A well-struck and attractive example, much better than the Trau specimen. Some scratches, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 15000 CHF
Starting Price: 7500 CHF
A lovely Follis of Julian II
Lot 871
Julian II, 360-363. Follis (Bronze, 28mm, 9.14 g 1), Sirmium, 361-363. D N FL CL IVLIANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Julian II to right. Rev. SECVRITAS REI PVB / *ASIRMpalm Bull standing right; above, two stars. RIC VIII 107. A most attractive example with an excellent dark patina. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 100 CHF
Lot 872
Jovian, 363-364. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.53 g, 6 h), Antioch, 363. D N IOVIANVS PEP AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Jovian to right. Rev. SECVRITAS REI PVBLICAE / ANTH Roma and Constantinople enthroned, the former facing, the latter turned to left; between them they support a shield inscribed VOT / V / MVL / X; Roma holding spear in her left hand; Constantinople holding scepter in her left hand and resting her right foot on a prow. Cohen 8. Depeyrot 18/2. RIC VIII 223. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 2600 CHF
Starting Price: 1000 CHF
Lot 873
Valentinian I, 364-375. Siliqua (Silver, 18mm, 2.10 g 12), Treveri, 367-375. D N VALENTINIANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Valentinian to right. Rev. VRBS ROMA / TRPS· Roma seated left, holding Victory on globe in her right hand and long vertical scepter with her left. RIC IX 27a. A beautifully toned and sharpy struck example. Minor flan crack, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 140 CHF
Starting Price: 75 CHF
A very rare Contorniate, from the T.O. Mabbott Collection
Lot 874
Nero, 54-68. Hammered contorniate (Bronze, 45mm, 25.90 g 6), Rome, struck in the late 4th century. NERO CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG GER P M TR P IMP P P Laureate head of Nero to right; in field to right, engraved palm branch. Rev. Emperor, pearl-diademed and in military dress, brandishing javelin holding with his right hand on kneeling figure holding oval shield. Very rare and in particularly good condition. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 2800 CHF
Starting Price: 1500 CHF
Lot 875
Gratian, 367-383. Follis (Bronze, 22mm, 4.95 g 6), Siscia, 378-383. D N GRATIANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Gratian to right. Rev. REPARATIO REI PVB / *BSISC· Gratian standing facing, his head turned to left, raising kneeling woman with his right hand and holding Nike on globe in his left. RIC IX 26a.4. A very well-preserved example with a particularly nice reverse. Almost invisible cleaning marks on obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 100 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 876
Aelia Flaccilla, Augusta, 379-386/8. Follis (Bronze, 22 mm, 4.48 g, 11 h), Heraclea, 378-383. AEL FLAC-CILLA AVG Pearl-diademed and draped bust of Flacilla to right, with elaborate head-dress, necklace and mantle. Rev. SALVS REI PVBLICAE Victory seated right, writing Chi-Rho on shield resting on small column. Cohen 4. RIC 13. Particularly well-preserved and nicely toned. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 80 CHF
Starting Price: 50 CHF
Lot 877
Theodosius I, 379-395. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.37 g 6), Constantinople, 388-392. D N THEODO - SIVS P F AVG Draped and cuirassed bust of Theodosius to right, wearing rosette diadem. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGGG Γ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head to right, wearing helmet, holding a spear with her right hand and, with her left, a round shield inscribed VOT/X/MVLT/XV resting on a column, and with her right foot on a prow. Depeyrot 47/1. RIC 71b3. Light graffito in right obverse field, otherwise, very fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 250 CHF
Lot 878
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.36 g 12), Constantinople, 383-388. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Rosette diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Arcadius to right. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGGG / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, head to right and with her right foot on a prow, holding long scepter in her right hand and shield inscribed VOT/V/MVL/X with her left. Depeyrot 46/3. RIC 70a. Minor nick on obverse at 5 o’clock, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 440 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
Lot 879
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.41 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGG Γ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. A brilliant example of particularly nice style. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 850 CHF
Starting Price: 450 CHF
Lot 880
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.35 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGGΔ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 881
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.49 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGGЄ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. Nearly extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 882
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.33 g 7), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGGЄ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 500 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 883
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 19mm, 4.42 g 7), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGG H / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. A most attractive example. Minor nick on obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 884
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.49 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGG H / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. Lustrous and sharp. Minor marks in reverse field, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 420 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
Lot 885
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 20 mm, 4.42 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGGΘ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. Minor nicks in reverse field, otherwise. Very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 200 CHF
Lot 886
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 21mm, 4.44 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGG Z / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/1. RIC 7. A lovely piece struck on a broad flan. Minor marks on obverse, otherwise, extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 480 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 887
Arcadius, 383-408. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.44 g 6), Constantinople, 403-408. D N ARCADI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. NOVA SPES REIPVBLICAE S / CONOB Victory seated right on cuirass, supporting on her left knee a shield, which she inscribes XX/XXX. Depeyrot 54/2. RIC 29. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 350 CHF
A very rare Solidus of Magnus Maximus
Lot 888
Magnus Maximus, 383-388. Solidus (Gold, 21 mm, 4.48 g, 7 h), Treveri. D N MAG MAXIMVS P F AVG Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnus Maximus to right. Rev. RESTITVTOR REI PVBLICAE / SMTR Magnus Maximus standing front, his head turned to right, holding labarum with Christogram in his right hand and Victory on globe in his left; in field to left, star. Cohen 4. Depeyrot 50/1. RIC 76. Very rare. A lovely example with fine toning. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 14000 CHF
Starting Price: 10000 CHF
Lot 889
Honorius, 393-423. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.42 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N HONORI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGG A / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/2. RIC 8. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 550 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 890
Honorius, 393-423. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.43 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N HONORI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, holding spear over his right shoulder and with shield, ornamented with a horseman spearing a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. CONCORDI - A AVGG ϵ / CONOB Constantinopolis seated facing on throne, her head 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. Depeyrot 55/2. RIC 8. A lovely example struck on a broad flan. Extremely fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
Lot 891
Honorius, 393-423. Solidus (Gold, 20mm, 4.46 g 6), Constantinople, 397-402. D N HONORI - VS P F AVG Helmeted, diademed and cuirassed bust of Arcadius facing, 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 globus in her left, and with her right foot on a prow. Depeyrot 55/2. RIC 8. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 460 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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