|Sale: Triton XI, Lot: 840. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 January 2008.
Sold For $1300. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
27 BC-AD 14. AR Denarius (3.79 g, 7h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck 15 BC. AVGVSTVS DIVI • F, bare head right / IMP • X across field, ACT • in exergue, Apollo Citharoedus of Actium, wearing long drapery, standing facing, head left, holding plectrum in right hand and lyre in left. RIC I 171a; Lyon 28; RSC 144; BMCRE 461-2 var. = BMCRR Gaul 175-6 var. (no pellet after ACT); BN 1399-401. EF, lightly toned. Rare vareity.
Ex Triton I (2 December 1997). lot 1278.