obolos 14
15. December 2019
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Lot 361
Starting Price: 125 CHF
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
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PHRYGIA. Julia. Cornelia Supera, wife of Aemilian, 253. Triassarion (Bronze, 28 mm, 9.09 g, 5 h), Philoteimos, archon for the second time. •ΓΑΙ•ΚΟΡ• CΟΥΠΕΡΗΝ /•CE• Diademed and draped bust of Cornelia Supera to right. Rev. ΑΡΧ•Τϕ - ΦΙΛΟΤΕΙΜΩ / ΙΟΥΛΙΕΩΝ Kybele seated left on throne with two lions, holding patera in her right hand. RPC IX, 896. Scarce. With a brown patina and an interesting portrait. Considerable roughness and earthen deposits, otherwise, about very fine.



A very interesting coin: why did the people of the obscure Phrygian town of Julia issue coins in honor of one of the most obscure Roman empresses? .
Current Status
Online bidding closes:
15 Dec 2019 19:00:30 CET
Current Date & Time:
02 Jun 2020 13:01:44 CEST
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Closed
Hammer Price:
300 CHF by unclejohn (Bids: 6)

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Lot 361
Starting Price: 125 CHF
PHRYGIA. Julia. Cornelia Supera, wife of Aemilian, 253. Triassarion (Bronze, 28 mm, 9.09 g, 5 h), Philoteimos, archon for the second time. •ΓΑΙ•ΚΟΡ• CΟΥΠΕΡΗΝ /•CE• Diademed and draped bust of Cornelia Supera to right. Rev. ΑΡΧ•Τϕ - ΦΙΛΟΤΕΙΜΩ / ΙΟΥΛΙΕΩΝ Kybele seated left on throne with two lions, holding patera in her right hand. RPC IX, 896. Scarce. With a brown patina and an interesting portrait. Considerable roughness and earthen deposits, otherwise, about very fine.
Hammer Price: 300 CHF
Lot 362
Starting Price: 50 CHF
PHRYGIA. Laodicea ad Lycum. Nero, 54-68. (Bronze, 19 mm, 6.24 g, 6 h), struck under magistrate Kor. Aineias. ΝΕΡΩΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ Laureate head of Nero to right. Rev. ΚΟΡ ΑΙΝΕΙΑΣ ΛΑΟ-ΔΙΚΕΩΝ Zeus Laodiceus standing to left, holding eagle in his extended right hand and staff with his left. BMC 173. RPC 2926. SNG Copenhagen 563. A clear example. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 110 CHF
Lot 363
Starting Price: 75 CHF
PHRYGIA. Laodicea ad Lycum. Pseudo-autonomous, circa 1st century AD. (Bronze, 16.5 mm, 2.10 g). ΛAOΔIKEΩN Draped bust of Mên on crescent to right, wearing Phrygian cap. Rev. Star of eight rays with pellets between them. Apparently unpublished. Cf. RPC 2907 for a similar obverse. Auctiones (DE) e50 (2016), 124. The best known example of this extremely rare type. Good very fine.
Hammer Price: 380 CHF
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