obolos 17
20. December 2020
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Lot 694
Julia Domna, Augusta, 193-217. Denarius (Silver, 19.5 mm, 2.91 g, 6 h), struck under Septimius Severus, Rome, c. 207-211. IVLIA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Julia Domna to right. Rev. HILARITAS Hilaritas standing left, holding palm frond and cornucopia; child to either side. BMC 34. Cohen 79. RIC 557 (Septimius). Light toning. Minor porosity and light brush marks on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
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Commemorating the Severan British campaigns
Lot 695
Caracalla, 198-217. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 2.03 g, 1 h), Rome, 199-200. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG BRIT Laureate and draped bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. VICTROIA-E BRIT Victory advancing left, holding a trophy with both hands. RIC 102-4. Cohen 629. RIC 231A. Lightly toned. Good very fine.
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Lot 696
Caracalla, AD 198-217. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.51 g, 12 h), Rome, 201-206. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Caracalla to right. Rev. IIII LIBERALITAS AVGG Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus in her outstretched right hand and cornucopiae in her left. BMC 284. RIC 135. RSC 122a. A pleasing example with a beautiful portrait. Lightly toned and well centered. About extremely fine.
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Lot 697
Caracalla, 198-217. As (Bronze, 24 mm, 9.67 g, 1 h), Rome, 202-204. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla right. Rev. AVUVSTI / COS / S C The emperors, Septimius Severus and Caracalla seated to right on curule chairs on low platform; behind them, an officer, togate, standing right, extending right arm; before them, lictor standing right. BMC 823. Cohen 17. RIC 422A. Quite rare - no examples on CoinArchives. Green patina. Light surface roughness. Very fine.
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Lot 698
Caracalla, 198-217. Denarius (Silver, 19.5 mm, 3.25 g, 1 h), Rome, 213. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate head of Caracalla to right. Rev. MARTI PROPVG-NATORI Mars advancing left, holding a spear in his right hand and a trophy with his left. BMC 60-61. Cohen 151. RIC 235. Dark find patina. About extremely fine.
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Lot 699
Plautilla, Augusta, 202-205. Denarius (Silver, 18.5 mm, 2.84 g, 6 h), Rome, 202-203. PLAVTILLA AVGVSTA Draped bust of Plautilla to right, her hair in horizontal waves and folded up at the back. Rev. VENVS VICTRIX Venus, bare to her waist, standing left, holding an apple in her right hand and a palm branch with her left, resting her left elbow on a shield; at her feet to left, Cupid. BMC 429. Cohen 25. Hill 661. RIC 369. Very fine.
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Lot 700
Geta, As Caesar, AD 198-209. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.17 g, 6 h), Rome, 200-202. P SEPT GETA CAES PONT Draped bust of Geta to right. Rev. NOBI-LITAS Nobilitas standing facing, head right, holding sceptre in right hand, palladium in left. BMC 226. Cohen 90. RIC 13a. Toned. Very fine.
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Lot 701
Macrinus, 217-218. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30 mm, 19.98 g, 12 h), Rome, 217. IMP CAES M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Rev. PONTIF MAX TR P COS P P / S C Securitas standing facing, head left, legs crossed and leaning on low column beside her, holding scepter in right hand. Cohen 63. RIC 143. Sandy-brown surfaces. Porous, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 702
Macrinus, 217-218. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 31 mm, 23.53 g, 12 h), Rome, 217. IMP CAES M OPEL SEV MACRINVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Rev. PONTIF MAX TR P II COS P P / S C Felicitas standing facing, head left, holding caduceus in her right hand and a cornucopiae in her left. Cohen 84. RIC 149. Green patina. Minor porosity and details significantly enhanced by tooling, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 703
Diadumenian, as Caesar, 217-218. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 31 mm, 25.66 g, 1 h), Rome. [M] OPEL ANTONINVS DIADVMENIANVS CAES Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Diadumenian to right. Rev. PRINC IVVENTVTIS / S C Diadumenian, as Princeps Iuventutis standing facing, his head turned to right, holding signum in his right hand and scepter with his left; to right, two signa. Banti 4. BMC (Macrinus) 150 var. Cohen 7. RIC 211 var. (differing bust type). Dark brown surfaces. Edge split, details and legends slightly strengthened, otherwise, nearly very fine.
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Lot 704
Elagabalus, 218-222. Denarius (Silver, 19.5 mm, 3.27 g, 1 h), Rome. IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. SVMMVS SACERDOS AVG Emperor in Syrian priestly dress sacrificing left at tripod altar and holding branch; star on the left field. BMCRE 232 var. RIC 146 var. RSC 276 var. An elegant portrait with a well detailed reverse. Good very fine.
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Lot 705
Elagabalus, 218-222. Denarius (Silver, 21 mm, 2.77 g, 6 h), Rome, 218. IMP CAES M AVR ANTONINVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Elagabalus to right. Rev. SALVS ANTONINI AVG Salus standing right, feeding snake held in both arms. BMCRE 28. RIC 140. RSC 256. Lightly toned and well centered. Very fine.
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Lot 706
Elagabalus, 218-222. Antoninianus (Silver, 21.5 mm, 5.41 g, 10 h), 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 164. RIC 149. RSC 281. Lightly toned with an expressive portrait. Good very fine.
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Lot 707
Julia Soaemias, Augusta, 218-222. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.09 g, 6 h), daughter of Julia Maesa and mother of Elagabalus, Rome, 220-222. IVLIA SOAEMIAS AVG Draped bust of Julia Soaemias to right, her hair in waves and tied up in a bun at the back of her head. Rev. VENVS CAELESTIS Venus standing facing, her head turned to left, holding apple in her right hand and scepter with her left; in field to left, star. BMC 49. Cohen 8. RIC 241 (Elagabalus). RSC 8b. Toned. Deposits, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 708
Julia Maesa, Augusta, 218-224/5. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 3.15 g, 7 h), struck under Elagabalus, Rome, 218-220. IVLIA MAESA AVG Draped bust of Julia Maesa to right, her hair bound in a bun at the back. Rev. PVDICITIA Pudicitia seated left, raising her veil with her right hand and holding a scepter in her left. BMC 76 (Elagabalus). Cohen 36. RIC 268 (Elagabalus). Lightly toned. Reverse a bit softly struck, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 709
Julia Maesa, Augusta, 218-224/5. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 2.79 g, 7 h), grandmother of Elagabalus, Rome, 218-220. IVLIA MAESA AVG Draped bust of Julia Maesa to right, her hair bound in a bun at the back. Rev. IVNO Juno, veiled, standing facing, head left, holding patera in right hand, scepter in left. BMC 68 (Elagabalus). Cohen 16. RIC 254 (Elagabalus). Lightly toned and of Maesa's portrait of good style. Very fine.
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Lot 710
Julia Maesa, Augusta, 218-224/5. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 28 mm, 22.50 g, 1 h), struck under her grandson, Elagabalus, Rome, 220-220. IVLIA MA-ESA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Julia Maesa to right, her hair tied in a bun at the back. Rev. S[A]ECVLI FE-LICITAS / S C Felicitas standing facing, head left, sacrificing out of patera held in right hand over lighted altar to left, and holding long caduceus in right; in right field, star. RIC 422; BMC 396. Cohen 47. RIC 421. Dark olive-green and tan patina, nice surfaces. Die-shift on lower reverse, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 711
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30 mm, 21.18 g, 11 h), Rome, 231-235. IMP ALEXANDER PIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. P M TR P X-III COS III P P /S-C Sol advancing left, raising right hand and holding whip in left. BMC 964. Cohen 457. RIC 541. Light reddish-brown and green patina. Very fine.
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Lot 712
Severus Alexander, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 2.22 g, 7 h), Rome, 232. IMP ALEXANDER PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. IOVI PRO-PVGNATORI Jupiter advancing left, his head turned to right, preparing to hurl thunderbolt held in his right hand, extending his left before him holding and eagle. BMC 825. Cohen 84. RIC 239. Extremely fine.
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Lot 713
Julia Mamaea, Augusta, 222-235. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.80 g, 1 h), struck under Severus Alexander, Rome, 231. IVLIA MA-MAEA 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; at her feet to left, shield. BMC 716-717 (Severus Alexander). Cohen 76. RIC 358 (Severus Alexander). Good very fine.
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Lot 714
Maximus, Caesar, 235/6-238. Denarius (Silver, 20.5 mm, 3.30 g, 5 h), struck under his father, Maximinus I, Rome, 235-236. IVL VERVS MAXIMVS CAES Bare-headed and draped bust of Maximus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVG Lituus, knife, jug, simpulum and sprinkler. BMC 118. Cohen 1. RIC 1. Sharply struck and with a fine portrait. Good very fine.
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Lot 715
Maximinus I, 235-238. Denarius (Silver, 20.5 mm, 3.02 g, 12 h), Rome, 236-238. MAXIMINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus to right, seen from behind. Rev. VICT-ORIA GERM Victory standing to left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm frond with her left; at her feet to left, German captive. BMC 186. Cohen 107. RIC 23. Sharp, clear, lightly toned and well-centered. Tiny die break on the reverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 716
Pupienus, 238. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 29 mm, 15.26 g, 12 h), Rome. IMP CAES M CLOD PVPIENVS AVG Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Pupienus to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVGVSTORVM / S C Liberalitas standing facing, head turned to left, holding abacus in right hand and cornucopia in left. Cohen 15. BMC 10. RIC 14. Green patina; fine style portrait. Minor surface roughness and repatinated, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 717
Balbinus, 238. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 30 mm, 17.62 g, 11 h), Rome, April-May 238. IMP CAES D CAEL BALBINVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA DEORVM S C Providentia standing to left, holding cornucopia in her left hand and wand in her right; at her feet to left, globe. Banti 8. BMC 34-5. Cohen 24. RIC 19. An attractive sestertius with a pleasing brown patina. Very fine.
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Rare Gordian III as Caesar
Lot 718
Gordian III, as Caesar, 238. Sestertius (Bronze, 30 mm, 22.41 g, 12 h), Rome, April-July 238. M ANT GORDIANVS CAES Bare-headed and draped bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. PIETAS AVGG / S C Augur's wand, sacrificial knife, patera, sacrificial jug, simpulum and sprinkler. Banti 59. BMC 64. Cohen 183. RIC 3. Greenish-brown patina. Fields smoothed, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 719
Gordian III, 238-244. As (Copper, 23 mm, 9.29 g, 12 h), Rome, 243-244. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III to right. Rev. VICTORIA AETER / S C Victory standing facing, head left, resting right hand on grounded shield set on a mourning captive seated to left, and holding palm in left. Cohen 352. RIC 337b. A rare coin from Gordian's final (fifth) issue at Rome. Nice dark green patina; well struck. Good very fine.
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Lot 720
Philip I, 244-249. Sestertius (Bronze, 26 mm, 16.08 g, 12 h), Secular Games issue, commemorating the 1000th anniversary of Rome, Rome, 249. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Rev. SAECVLVM NOVVM / S C Statue of Roma seated facing within octastyle temple. RIC 164. Two-toned tan and brown patina. Very fine.
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Lot 721
Philip II, as Caesar, 244-247. Sestertius (Bronze, 31 mm, 20.20 g, 12 h), Rome, 245. M IVL PHILIPPVS CAES Bare-headed and draped bust of Philip II to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENT / S-C Philip II, standing to rightin military dress, holding globe in his right hand and spear in his left. Cohen 55. RIC 255a. Green patina. Light deposits and minor corrosion, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 722
Philip II, as Caesar, 244-247. Sestertius (Bronze, 27 mm, 14.10 g, 12 h), Rome, 246. M IVL PHILIPPVS CAES Bare-headed and draped bust of Philip II to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENT / S-C Philip II, standing to left in military dress, holding globe in his right hand and reversed spear in his left. Cohen 49. RIC 256. Green patina. About very fine.
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Lot 723
Herennius Etruscus, as Caesar, 249-251. Antoninianus (Silver, 28 mm, 3.97 g, 6 h), Rome, 250. Q HER ETR MES DECIVS NOB C Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Herennius Etruscus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVGVSTORVM Sacrificial implements: sprinkler, simpulum, jug and lituus. Cohen 14. RIC 143. A nice, lightly toned example. Very fine.
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Lot 724
Trebonianus Gallus, 251-253. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 25 mm, 17.18 g, 11 h), Rome, mid-late 251. [IM]P CAES C VIB[IVS TREBONIANV]S GALLVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. PAX AVGG / S C Paxstanding left, holding branch in her right hand, transverse scepter in her left. Banti 23. Cohen 78. RIC 115a. Coppery brown surfaces. Very fine.
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Lot 725
Valerian II, Caesar, 256-258. Antoninianus (Silver, 21.5 mm, 3.97 g, 6 h), Cologne, 257-258. VALERIANVS CAES Radiate and draped bust of Valerian II to right. Rev. IOVI CRESCENTI Young Jupiter seated facing, head left, raising right hand, riding goat right. Cohen 26. MIR 907e. RIC 3. A lovely example, well centered and lightly toned. About extremely fine.
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Lot 726
Gallienus, 253-268. Aureus (Gold, 22 mm, 5.35 g, 12 h), Rome, 262. GALLIENVS AVG Laureate head of Gallienus to left. Rev. FIDES / MILI / TVM in three lines within wreath. Calicó 3501a (as R4). Cohen -. RIC -. Extremely rare. Some flatness and edge nicks, otherwise, good fine.
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Lot 727
Salonina, Augusta, 254-268. Antoninianus (Silver, 21 mm, 2.81 g), Rome. SALONINA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Salonina to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. Blank, as made. An unusual error with the reverse unstruck. Lightly toned. Very fine.
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Lot 728
Macrianus, usurper, 260-261. Antoninianus (Billon, 22 mm, 3.27 g, 12 h), Samosata. IMP C FVL MACRIANVS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Macrianus to right, slight drapery on his far shoulder. Rev. ROMAE AETERNAE Roma seated left, shield at her side, holding Victory in right hand and spear in left; in left field, star; in exergue, two pellets (only one is visible). Cohen 11. MIR 44, 1739k. RIC 11. Minor porosity, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 729
Aurelian, 270-275. Antoninianus (Bronze, 22 mm, 4.52 g, 5 h), Ticinum, 3rd officina, June-September 274. IMP C AVRELIANVS AVG Radiate amd cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right. Rev. SOLI INVICTO / */TXXT Sol standing left between two bound and seated captives, both in Oriental dress, extending right arm and holding globe in left hand. BN 595-6. RIC 154. Good silvering with a pleasing golden tone. Extremely fine.
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Lot 730
Aurelian, 270-275. Antoninianus (Billon, 22 mm, 4.53 g, 5 h), Mediolanum, 7th officina, spring-autumn 274. IMP AVRELIANVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Aurelian to right. Rev. ORIENS AVG / ZXXI (Z retrograde) Sol standing facing, head turned to left, raising right hand and holding globe in left; at feet at either side, bound captive. BN 161-2. RIC 62. RIC online 1781. Areas of original silvering which has been toned. Nearly extremely fine.
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Extremely rare Zenobia antoninianus
Lot 731
Zenobia, usurper, 268-272. Antoninianus (Billon, 21.5 mm, 3.66 g, 12 h), Antioch, March-May 272. S ZENOBIA AVG Diademed and draped bust of Zenobia to right, resting on a crescent. Rev. IVNO REGINA / ✶ / H Juno standing left, holding patera in her right hand and long scepter with her left; at her feet to left, peacock standing left, head turned back to right. MIR 360. RIC 2. RIC V.1 Online temp. 3129 (9 examples cited). Extremely rare and desirable. Green patina. Cleaning marks, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 732
Tacitus, 275-276. Aureus (Gold, 20x25 mm, 4.45 g, 11 h), Siscia, 276. IMP C M C[L T]ACITVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Tacitus to right. Rev. CONSERVATOR AVG Castor standing left, placing right hand on neck of horse standing to left beside him, and holding spear in left hand. BN pl. 93, 396 = Estiot 28 = RIC V Online temp. 3586. Mounted , otherwise, good fine.
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Lot 733
Tacitus, 275-276. Antoninianus (Bronze, 23 mm, 4.19 g, 11 h), Siscia, 2nd officina, November-December 275. IMP C M CLA TACITVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Tacitus to right. Rev. PROVIDENTIA DEORVM / S Providentia standing left, holding short scepter in right hand and cornucopia in left; at her feet to left, globe. BN 1723-5. RIC 155 corr. Silvered. Nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 734
Probus, 276-282. Aureus (Gold, 21.5 mm, 6.25 g, 6 h), Rome, 281-282. IMP PROB-VS P F AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Probus to left. Rev. VICTORIOS O SEMPER Probus in military dress, standing to left, holding scepter, between four captives, two on the left and two on the right, beseeching him; in exergue, wreath. Calicó 4235 (R4). RIC 143d . Extremely rare, the only example to appear for sale in over 20 years. Evenly water-worn, some scratches and marks, and with a slightly doublestruck reverse, otherwise, good fine.
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Unpublished; Hercules' third labor
Lot 735
Probus, 276-282. Aureus (Gold, 21 mm, 6.50 g, 11 h), Siscia. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Laureate bust of Probus to left, wearing imperial mantle and holding eagle-tipped scepter in his right hand. Rev. HERCVLI ARCADIO Hercules' 3rd labour, the Ceryneian Hind: Hercules to right, kneeling on back of the Ceryneian Hind with his left knee, grasping its antlers with both hands. Cf. Calicó 4155a (obverse legend and bust). Pink VI/1, -. Cf. RIC. 585 (obverse legend and bust). Extremely rare type and an unpublished variety. Well centered with bold types. Plugged and repaired at 1h, otherwise, fine.
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Lot 736
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 25 mm, 3.63 g, 11 h), Serdica, 4th officina, 276. IMP C PROBVS P AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. RESTITVT ORBIS / */ KAΔ Female standing right, presenting wreath to Probus standing left, extending hand and holding scepter. RIC 855. Some silvering. Minor porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 737
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23 mm, 3.65 g, 11 h), Rome, 276. IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. SALVS AVG / XXIΔ Salus standing facing, head left, feeding from patera held in right hand serpent arising from altar at feet to left, holding long scepter in left. Pink VI/1, p. 42, 1. RIC 744 (Siscia). Silvering over brown patina. Very fine.
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Lot 738
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 22 mm, 3.91 g, 11 h), Serdica, 2nd officina, 277. IMP C M AVR PROBVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and helmeted bust of Probus to left, holding spear over right shoulder and shield on left arm. Rev. VIRTVS PROBI AVG / KAB Probus on horseback to right, spearing enemy whose shield lies beneath horse. RIC 878. Brown patina with subtle silvering; well centered with a ccompact military bust. Good very fine.
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Lot 739
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23 mm, 4.74 g, 6 h), Siscia, 1st officina. IMP C M AVR PR-OBVS P F AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Probus to left, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and a shield, decorated with emperor on horseback charging to right, on his left. Rev. ADVEN-TV-S PROBI AVG / XXIP Probus on horseback to left, raising his right hand in salute and holding scepter in his left; below horse's raised hoof, bound captive to left. Cohen 48. RIC 624. Dark green patina. Very fine.
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Lot 740
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Billon, 23 mm, 3.45 g, 1 h), Rome, 2nd officina, 281. PROB-VS P F AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. IOVI CONS PROB AVG / R(thunderbolt)B Jupiter, nude but for cloak over his shoulders, standing left, holding a thunderbolt in his right hand and a scepter in his left. Pink VI/1, p. 58. Cohen 306. RIC 173. Silvered. Well centered and strongly struck. Good very fine.
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Lot 741
Probus, 276-282. Antoninianus (Bronze, 22 mm, 3.38 g, 6 h), Cyzicus, 1st officina, 280. IMP C M AVR PROBVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Probus to right. Rev. CONCORDIA MILITVM / P/XXIMC Victory standing right, holding palm branch over left shoulder, crowning emperor with wreath held in right hand; before her, emperor standing left, holding long scepter in left hand. Pink VI/1 p. 45. RIC 906. A few hard green deposits, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 742
Tetricus I, Usurper in Gaul, 271-274. Antoninianus (Bronze, 18.5 mm, 2.84 g, 12 h), Treveri, 272-273. IMP C TETRICVS P F AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Tetricus I to right. Rev. VIRTVS AVG Virtus standing faing, head left, resting right hand on grounded shield, and holding spear in left. AGK 14a. Cunetio 2618. RIC 148. Brown patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 743
Diocletian, 284-305. Follis (Bronze, 29 mm, 10.98 g, 5 h), Lugdunum, c. 303-305. IMP DIOCLETIANVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Diocletian to left. Rev. GENIO POP-VLI ROMANI / *//PLC Genius, naked but for cloak and wearing mural crown, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left; altar at feet to left. RIC 177a. Well centered; earthen green patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 744
Maximianus, 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 22.5 mm, 3.70 g, 7 h), Lugdunum, 287-289. IMP C MAXIMIANVS P F AVG Radiate, helmeted and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGG Hercules, naked, standing right, grasping with both hand the Nemean lion about the throat; behind him on ground, his club. Lyon 215. RIC 454. Excellent centering and strike, with pristine surfaces and an attractive dark patina. Extremely fine.
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Lot 745
Maximianus, first reign, 286-305. Antoninianus (Billon, 23 mm, 3.64 g, 6 h), Lugdunum, 292. IMP MAXIMIANVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Maximianus to right. Rev. IOVI AVGG / A Jupiter seated left, holding Victory on globe in right hand, and scepter in left. Lyon 439 (3 examples). RIC 386. Sharp strike and subdued silvering. Extremely fine.
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Constantius I with club
Lot 746
Constantius I, As Caesar, AD 293-305. Follis (Bronze, 28 mm, 4.27 g, 12 h), Lugdunum, 1st officina, c. 301-303. CONSTANTIVS NOB CAES Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantius I to left, holding in right hand club over right shoulder, lion's skin draped over left shoulder. Rev. GENIO POP-VLI ROMANI / A//PLC Genius standing facing, head left, holding patera over lighted altar in right hand, cornucopiae in left. RIC 147. Brown patina with some silvering and reddish deposits. Good very fine.
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Lot 747
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 27 mm, 6.56 g, 5 h), Treveri, 1st officina, 307-308. IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to right. Rev. GENIO POP ROM / S-A//PTR Genius standing facing, head left, wearing turreted crown, holding patera in right hand and cornucopiae in left. RIC 770. Well centered and struck. Reddish-brown patina. About extremely fine.
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Lot 748
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 28 mm, 6.54 g, 6 h), Treveri (Trier), 1st officina, 309. IMP CONSTANTINVS P F AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS / T-F//PTR Emperor standing facing, in military dress and turned slightly to right, holding spear in his right hand and globe in his left. RIC 841a. Brown patina. Light porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 749
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Half Follis (Bronze, 21 mm, 3.34 g, 10 h), Rome, 3rd officina (T), 312-313. FL VAL CONSTANTINVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to right. Rev. VIRT EXE-RCIT GALL / X-VI / RT Virtus standing facing, head turned to right, holding inverted spear in his right hand and parazonium in his left. RIC 360. Dark green patina; rare and unusual. Very fine.
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Lot 750
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 21 mm, 2.45 g, 6 h), London, 313-314. IMP CONSTANTINVS AVG Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to left, holding in right hand spear over right shoulder and shield on left arm. Rev. SOLI INVIC-TO COMITI / S-F//PLN Sol standing facing, head left, extending right arm and holding globe in left hand. RIC 11. Brown patina. Light porosity. Good very fine.
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Lot 751
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.05 g, 6 h), Treveri, 1st officina, 321. CONST-ANTINVS AVG Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Constantine I to right. Rev. BEATA TRAN-QVILLITAS / PTR Altar inscribed VOT/IS XX in three lines surmounted by a globe; above, three stars. RIC 303. Well centered and struck, good silvering. Good very fine.
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Lot 752
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19.5 mm, 3.51 g, 1 h), Siscia, 4th officina, 321-324. CONSTAN-TINVS AVG Laureate head of Constantine to right. Rev. D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG / ΔSIS(sunburst) around wreath containing VOT/ XX in two lines. RIC 180. Dark reddish-brown patina. Extremely fine.
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Lot 753
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19 mm, 3.71 g, 12 h), Siscia, 1stofficina, 321-324. CONSTAN-TINVS AVG Laureate head of Constantine to right. Rev. D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG / ASIS(sunburst) around wreath containing VOT XX. RIC 180. Brown patina. Minor encrustations, otherwise, extremely fine.
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Lot 754
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 18.5 mm, 3.05 g, 7 h), Ticinum, 3rd officina, 322-325. CONSTAN-TINVS AVG Laureate head of Constantine to right. Rev. D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG / TT around wreath containing VOT XX and crescent. RIC 167. Brown patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 755
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.65 g, 6 h), Ticinum, 3rd officina, 322-325. CONSTA-NTINVS AVG Laureate and cuirassed bust of Constantine to right. Rev. D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG / TT around wreath containing VOT XX in two lines. RIC 143. Brown patina. Minor roughness on obverse, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 756
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 19 mm, 2.69 g, 7 h), Thessalonika, 5th officina, 324. CONSTAN-TINVS AVG Laureate head of Constantine I to right. Rev. D N CONSTANTINI MAX AVG around wreath containing VOT XX; below, TSEVI. RIC 123. Brown patina. About extremely fine.
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Lot 757
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 17.5 mm, 1.95 g, 11 h), Antioch, 3rd officina, 324-325. Laureate head of Constantine I to right. Rev. CONSTAN/TINVS/ AVG/ SMANTΓ/· in four lines with wreath above. LRBC 1321. RIC VII 57. Well centered with attractive desert patina. A few light cleaning marks, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 758
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 17.5 mm, 2.25 g, 11 h), Antioch, 7th officina, 324-325. Laureate head of Constantine I to right. Rev. CONSTAN/TINVS/ AVG/ SMANTZ/· in four lines with wreath above. LRBC 1321. RIC VII 57. Dark brown patina with earthen deposits. Very fine.
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Lot 759
Constantine I, 307/310-337. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.06 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 7th officina (Z), 328-329. CONSTANTI-NVS MAX AVG Laurel and rosette-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bust of Constantine to right. Rev. CONSTANTINI-ANA DAFNE / Z/CONS Victory seated left on cippus, her head turned to right, holding palm frond with each hand; to left, bound captive seated left, at base of trophy. RIC 35. Speck and Huston Issue 3, 9. Dark green patina; fine portrait. Good very fine.
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Lot 760
Helena, Augusta, 324-328/30. Follis (Bronze, 21.5 mm, 2.85 g, 12 h), Cyzicus, 1st officina, 324-325. FL HELENA AVGVSTA Diademed and mantled bust of Helena to right, wearing necklace of pearls. Rev. SECVRITAS REIPVBLICE / SMKA Securitas standing left, holding branch in right hand, and with left raising robe. LRBC 1205. RIC 28. Heavy earthen patina. An attractive mint error. Double-struck with a 90° turn, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 761
Crispus, Caesar, 316-326. Follis (Bronze, 19 mm, 3.22 g, 6 h), Siscia, 5th officina, 321-324. IVL CRIS-PVS NOB C Laureate head of Crispus to right. Rev. CAESARVM NOSTRORVM / ESIS(palm) around wreath containing VOT X. RIC 175. Olive-green patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 762
Crispus, Caesar, 316-326. Follis (Bronze, 18.5 mm, 3.02 g, 5 h), struck under Constantine I, Aquilia, 2nd officina, 322. CRISPVS NOB CAES Laureate head of Crispus to right. Rev. CAESARVM NOSTRORVM /AQS around wreath containing VOT/ •/ X in three lines, flanked in the lower part by two palm fronds. RIC 106. Dark olive patina. Minor roughness, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 763
Constantine II, as Caesar, 316-337. Follis (Bronze, 21 mm, 2.62 g, 12 h), Treveri, 1st officina, 317. FL CONSTANTINVS IVN N C Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantine II to right. Rev. CLARITAS REIPVBLICAE / T-F/·ATR Radiate Sol standing left with spread chlamys over shoulder, raising right hand, holding globe in left. RIC 147. Scarce issue. Think flan crack, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 764
Constantius II, 337-361. Centenionalis (Bronze, 22.5 mm, 5.72 g, 5 h), Treveri, 2nd officina, 353. D N C[ONSTAN]-TIVS P F AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to right. Rev. SALVS AVG NOSTRI / TRS* Large Christogram between A and ω. LRBC 67. RIC 332. Brown patina. Light porosity and some pitting on reverse, flan a little tight, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 765
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 17 mm, 2.01 g, 6 h), Lugdunum, 360-361. D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to right. Rev. VOTIS / XXX / MVLTIS / XXXX in four lines within laurel wreath; below, LVG. Cohen 342. RIC 216. Nice old toning. good very fine.
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Lot 766
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 17 mm, 2.23 g, 12 h), Lugdunum, 360-361. D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius to right. Rev. VICTORIA DD NN AVG / LVG Victory advancing to left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm branch with her left. Cohen 259. RIC 214. Deeply toned and well centered. Good very fine.
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From the 1887 East Harptee Hoard (IRBCH 1424)
Lot 767
Constantius II, 337-361. Siliqua (Silver, 17 mm, 2.12 g, 12 h), Lugdunum, 360-361. D N CONSTAN-TIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Constantius II to right. Rev. VOTIS / XXX / MVLTIS / XXXX in four lines within laurel wreath; below, LVG. Cohen 342. RIC 216. Excellent centering and strike, portrait of good style, and lovely old toning. Tiny die crack on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 768
Magnentius, 350-353. Centenionalis (Bronze, 23 mm, 5.15 g, 12 h), Lugdunum, 1st officina, 350. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, raped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right; behind, A. Rev. GLORIA ROMANORVM / RPLC Magnentius on horseback to right, with right hand raising spear to strike at enemy crouching to left below, and whose shield and broken weapon lies beneath horse. Bastien 156. LRBC 212. RIC 113. Brown patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 769
Magnentius, 350-353. Centenionalis (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.50 g, 11 h), Lugdunum, 1st officina. D N MAGNENTIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right; behind, A. Rev. GLORIA ROMANORVM / RPLC Magnentius on horseback to right, with right hand raising spear to strike at enemy crouching to left below, and whose shield and broken weapon lies beneath horse. Bastien 156. LRBC 212. RIC 113. Coppery-brown parina with areas of subdued silvering. Good very fine.
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Lot 770
Magnentius, 350-353. Centenionalis (Bronze, 25 mm, 6.13 g, 12 h), Lugdunum, 1st officina, 350. D N MAGNENTIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right; behind, A. Rev. GLORIA ROMANORVM / RPLG Magnentius on horseback to right, with right hand raising spear to strike at enemy crouching to left below, and whose shield and broken weapon lies beneath horse. Bastien 156. LRBC 212. RIC 113. Dark greenish-brown patina. STriking weakness on reverse, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 771
Magnentius, 350-353. Centenionalis (Bronze, 22 mm, 4.55 g, 12 h), Treveri, 1st officina, 352. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right; behind, A. Rev. VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAES / TRP two Victories standing facing one another, holding between them round shield inscribed VOT V MVLT X in four lines. Bastien 64. LRBC 58. RIC 312. Brown patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 772
Magnentius, 350-353. Centenionalis (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.24 g, 6 h), Treveri, 1st officina, 351. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right; behind, A. Rev. VICTORIAE DD NN AVG ET CAE / TRP two Victories standing facing one another, holding between them round shield inscribed VOT V MVLT X in four lines, atop low column. Bastien 39. LRBC 56. RIC 307. Brown patina. A few scattered tiny pits, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 773
Magnentius, 350-353. Centenionalis (Bronze, 23 mm, 5.48 g, 6 h), Arelate, 2nd officina, 351. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. FELICITAS REIPVBLICAE / SAR Emperor standing facing, head left, holding Victory on globe in right hand, labarum in left. Bastien 230-1. LRBC 416. RIC 137. Reddish-brown patina. Good very fine.
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Lot 774
Magnentius, 350-353. Centenionalis (Bronze, 22 mm, 5.61 g, 12 h), Treveri, 2nd officina, 351. IM CAE MAGN-ENTIVS AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. FELICITAS REIPVBLICAE / A//TRS(crescent) Emperor standing facing, head left, holding Victory on globe in right hand, labarum in left. Bastien 28. LRBC 51. RIC 266. Green patina, the details of the emperor's armour clear and distint on the reverse. Nearly extremely fine.
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Lot 775
Magnentius, 350-353. Double Centenionalis (Bronze, 29 mm, 8.27 g, 6 h), Treveri, 2nd officina, 352. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES / TRS Large Christogram between A and ω. Bastien 84. LRBC 62. RIC 318. Dark bron patina. Light porosity on reverse, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 776
Magnentius, 350-353. Double Centenionalis (Bronze, 28 mm, 8.70 g, 6 h), Ambianum, 353. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. SALVVS DD NN AVG ET CAES / AMB Large Christogram between A and ω. Bastien 135. LRBC 19. RIC 34. Brown patina. Porosity, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: 80 CHF
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Lot 777
Magnentius, 350-353. Double Centenionalis (Bronze, 28 mm, 7.13 g, 6 h), Treveri, 1st officina, 352. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES / TRP Large Christogram between A and ω. Bastien 84. LRBC 62. RIC 318. Olive-green patina. Minor porosity, otherwise, good very fine.
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Lot 778
Magnentius, 350-353. Double Centenionalis (Bronze, 27 mm, 7.09 g, 1 h), Ambianum, 353. D N MAGNEN-TIVS P F AVG Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Magnentius to right. Rev. SALVS DD NN AVG ET CAES / AMB(branch) Large Christogram between A and ω. Bastien 138. LRBC 22. RIC 38. Brown patina. Light porosity. Good very fine.
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Lot 779
Julian II, as Caesar, 355-360. Siliqua (Silver, 17 mm, 2.13 g, 5 h), Arelate, 3rd officina, 360. D N IVLIANV-S NOB CAES Bare-headed, draped and curaissed bust of Julian II to right. Rev. VOTIS / V / MVLTIS / X in four lines within wreath; in exergue, TCON. Cohen 154. RIC 264. Toned. Very fine.
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Lot 780
Julian II, 360-363. Solidus (Gold, 21.5 mm, 4.40 g, 11 h), Nicomedia, 361-363. FL CL IVLIA-NVS P P AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Julian to right. Rev. VIRTVS EXERCI-TVS ROMANORVM / NIKI Julian, helmeted and in military dress, standing to right, head turned to left, holding trophy over his left shoulder and placing his right hand on the head of a crouching captive. Cohen 80. RIC 115 (as R4). Very rare. Covered in scratches, lightly bent, scuffed and with traces of repairs, otherwise, about very fine.
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Lot 781
Julian II, 360-363. Siliqua (Silver, 17.5 mm, 2.01 g, 6 h), Arles, 2nd officina, 362-363. D N FL CL IVLI-ANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bearded bust of Julian II to right. Rev. VOTIS/ X/ MVLTIS/ XX / SCONST in four lines within wreath, eagle in medallion in center of wreath. Ferrando 1388. RIC 309. RSC 148†e. Toned. Good very fine.
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Lot 782
Julian II, 360-363. Siliqua (Silver, 18 mm, 1.86 g), Arelate (Arles), 2nd officina, 362-363. D N FL CL IVLI-ANVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped, and cuirassed bearded bust of Julian II to right. Rev. VOT/ X/ MVLT/ XX in four lines within wreath, eagle in medallion in center of wreath; below wreath, SCONST. Cohen 148. RIC 309. Superb dark cabinet tone with blueish-grey iridescence. Small divet or chip on lower edfe beneath bust, otherwise, about extremely fine.
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Lot 783
Procopius, usurper, 365-366. (Bronze, 20 mm, 3.17 g, 6 h), Nicomedia, 3rd officina (Γ). D N PROCO-PIVS P F AVG Pearl-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Procopius to left. Rev. REPARATI-O FEL TEMP / ·SMNΓ Procopius standing facing, his head to right, holding labarum with his right hand and resting his left on a shield set on the ground to right; to upper right, Christogram. LRBC 2333. Cf. RIC 10.4 (officina). Earthen-brown patina. Very fine.
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Lot 784
Gratian, 367-383. Follis (Bronze, 20 mm, 2.09 g, 12 h), Kyzikos, 1st officina, 378-383. D N GRATIA-NVS P F AVG Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Gratian to right. Rev. CONCOR-DIA AVGG / SMKA Roma, helmeted, seated facing, head left, holding globe in right hand, inverted spear in left; cross in the right field. RIC 17a. Dark green patina. Some roughness on the reverse, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 785
Valentinian III, 425-455. Solidus (Gold, 21.5 mm, 4.36 g, 1 h), Ravenna, 430-445. D N PLA VALENTI-NIANVS P F AVG Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Valentinian III to right. Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGG / R - V / COMOB Valentinian III standing facing, his right foot set on a human-headed serpent, holding a long cross in his right hand and Victory on globe with his left. Depeyrot 17/1. RIC 2018. Excellent centering. Dies slightly worn, scrape on reverse, otherwise, about extremely fine.
Current Bid: 400 CHF
Starting Price: 400 CHF
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Extremely rare 1/2 siliqua of Valentinian III
Lot 786
Valentinian III, 425-455. Siliqua (Silver, 14 mm, 1.21 g, 6 h), Ravenna. D N PLA VALENTINIANVS P F AVG Rosette-diademed, draped and cuirassed bust of Valentinian II to right. Rev. VICTOR-IA AVGG / RV Victory advancing left, holding wreath in right hand, palm in left. Cf. Cohen 11 (pearl diadem). RIC 2084. Extremely rare. Toned. Overstruck, flan crack, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 787
Theodosian Period, late 4th-early 5th centuries. (Bronze, 24 mm, 3.43 g, 6 h), a barbarous imitation, possibly from eastern Anatolia. Garbled legend Diademed, draped and cuirassed bust to right. Rev. Garbled legend Emperor standing facing, his head to right, holding labarum and globe. Apparently unpublished. An unusual and uncommon imitation. About very fine.
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Lot 788
2nd-4th centuries. Tessera (Lead, 22 mm, 3.52 g, 12 h). Radiate and draped bust of Sol to right, between star and crescent. Rev. Lion walking right; above, star within crescent. Nice patina. A few cleaning marks, otherwise, very fine.
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Lot 789
Anastasius I, 491-518. Solidus (Gold, 19.5 mm, 4.46 g, 7 h), Constantinople, 8th officina (H), 491-498. D N ANASTA-SIVS P P AVG Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Anastasius facing, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield, embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGG H / CONOB Victory standing to left, holding in right hand a long voided cross; in field to right, star. DOC 3g. MIBE 4a. SB 3. Small area of striking weakness, otherwise, extremely fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
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Lot 790
Anastasius I, 491-518. Solidus (Gold, 19.5 mm, 4.48 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 4th officina (Δ), 491-498. D N ANASTA-SIVS P P AVG Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Anastasius facing, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield, embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGG Δ / CONOB Victory standing to left, holding in right hand a long voided cross; in field to right, star. DOC (3d). MIBE 4a. SB 3. Well-centered and well-struck. Extremely fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
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Lot 791
Anastasius I, 491-518. Solidus (Gold, 20.5 mm, 4.50 g, 6 h), Constantinople, 10th officina, 498. D N ANASTA-SIVS P P AVC Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Anastasius facing, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield, embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGG I / CONOB Victory standing left, holding in right hand a long staff surmounted by reversed christogram; in field to left, star. DOC 6 (officina not listed). MIBE 6a. SB 4. Nearly extremely fine.
Current Bid: 300 CHF
Starting Price: 300 CHF
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Lot 792
Anastasius I, 491-518. Solidus (Gold, 10.5 mm, 4.45 g, 7 h), Constantinople, 6th officina (S retrograde), 498. D N ANASTA-SIVS P P AVC Helmeted and cuirassed bust of Anastasius facing, holding spear with his right hand over his right shoulder and with a shield, embellished with horseman attacking a fallen foe, over his left. Rev. VICTORI-A AVGGG B / CONOB Victory standing left, holding in right hand a long staff surmounted by reversed christogram; in field to left, star. DOC 6 (officina not listed). MIBE 6a. SB 4. Minor flatness on nose, otherwise, extremely fine.
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