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.


★ A beautiful aureus of Antoninus Pius ★

Antoninus Pius, 138-161. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 7.20 g, 12 h), Rome, 152-153. ANTONINVS AVG PI VS P P TR P XVI Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev. COS IIII Antoninus Pius, togate, standing front, head to left, holding globe in his right hand and volumen in his left. BMC 812. Calicó 1522. Cohen 309 var. (differing bust). RIC 226d. A beautiful piece with a wonderful portrait. Minor traces of mounting and several nicks on the reverse, otherwise, extremely fine.

From an American collection, ex Stack's, 17-18 September 1980, 250.

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Price realized 3'400 CHF
Starting price 1'000 CHF
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