Leu Numismatik

Web Auction 29  –  24 - 26 February 2024

Leu Numismatik, Web Auction 29

Celtic, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Medieval, Islamic and Modern Coins

Part I: Sa, 24.02.2024, from 12:00 PM CET
Part II: Su, 25.02.2024, from 12:00 PM CET
Part III: Mo, 26.02.2024, from 12:00 PM CET
The auction is closed.


★ An excellent portrait of Thorius Flaccus ★

BITHYNIA. Nicaea. Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Assarion (Bronze, 25 mm, 11.47 g, 12 h), Thorius Flaccus, proconsul, circa 25 BC. ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ Bare head of Thorius Flaccus to right. Rev. ΕΠΙ / ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟ[Υ] - ΘΩΡΙΟΥ / ΦΛΑΚΚΟ[Υ] Sella curulis; to left, monogram; to right, monogram above E. RG 21 corr. RPC I 2028. Stumpf 174. Extremely rare. In exceptional condition for the issue, and with an excellent portrait of the proconsul. Some deposits and light cleaning scratches, otherwise, nearly very fine.

From a European collection, formed before 2005.

Thorius Flaccus served as proconsul of the province of Bithynia sometime in the mid 20s BC.

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Price realized 1'300 CHF
Starting price 100 CHF
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