|Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 1540. Estimate $500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 12 September 2007.
Sold For $750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
As Caesar, AD 198-209. Æ As (12.14 g, 11h). Rome mint. Struck AD 208. Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Minerva seated left, holding owl and transverse scepter, leaning elbow on shield. RIC IV 149 var. (bearded). Good VF, dark green patina, earthen gray highlights, traces of red-brown on reverse.
From the Alain Lagrange Collection. Ex Numismatica Ars Classica 2 (21 February 1990), lot 731.