|Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 466. Estimate $3000.
Closing Date: Monday, 5 January 2009.
Sold For $3500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
211-208 BC. AV 60 Asses (3.37 g, 2h). Rome mint. Bearded head of Mars right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet; LX (mark of value) behind / Eagle standing right, wings spread, on thunderbolt; ROMA below. Crawford 44/2; Bahrfeldt 4a; Sydenham 226; Kestner 285; BMCRR Rome 185-6. EF, underlying luster, slight die shift and light scratch on obverse.
Ex North American Collection (Triton XI, 8 January 2008), lot 581; Sotheby’s New York (9 December 1993), lot 477.