|Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 821. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 17 September 2008.
Sold For $450. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
206-195 BC. Æ As (36.79 g, 6h). Sextantal standard. Rome mint. Laureate head of bearded Janus; I (mark of value) above / Prow of galley right; I (mark of value) to right; above, sow walking right. Crawford 121/3 (citing only 4 specimens in Paris); Sydenham 254. Good VF, green patina, some roughness and smoothing scratches, small flan flaw on reverse in exergue. Rare.
From Collection V.C.