|Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 478. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Monday, 5 January 2009.
Sold For $320. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 86 BC. AR Denarius (3.91 g, 7h). Rome mint. Laureate head of Apollo right; [thunderbolt] below / Jupiter driving galloping quadriga right, hurling thunderbolt with right hand, and holding reins in left. Crawford 350A/2; Sydenham 723; Kestner 3064-8; BMCRR Rome 2622-4; RSC 226. EF, attractive gray and iridescent cabinet toning, short die break in field before chin. Exceptional for issue.