Leu Numismatik

Web Auction 15

Leu Numismatik, Web Auction 15

Celtic, Greek, Central Asian, Roman, Byzantine, Medieval, Islamic and Modern ...

Part 1: Sa, 27.02.2021, from 10:00 AM CET
Part 2: Su, 28.02.2021, from 10:00 AM CET
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Tacitus, 275-276. Antoninianus (Bronze, 23 mm, 4.16 g, 6 h), Siscia, early-June 276. IMP C M CL TACITVS AVG Radiate and cuirassed bust of Tacitus to right, holding eagle-handed pugio in his left hand; breastplate decorated with aegis. Rev. ROMAE AETERNAE / V Roma seated left on shield, holding Victory in her right hand and long scepter in her left. RIC -. RIC V online 3840. Of the highest rarity, the third known example. A magnificent piece with a spectacular bust type. Extremely fine.

From the Dr. J. V. van Erp Collection, acquired before 1972.

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Price realized 4'000 CHF
Starting price 250 CHF
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