|Sale: Triton XII, Lot: 585. Estimate $500.
Closing Date: Monday, 5 January 2009.
Sold For $800. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
As Caesar, AD 69-81. AR Denarius (3.56 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck under Vespasian, AD 73. CAES AVG F DOMITIAN COS II, laureate head right / Domitian on horseback, rearing left, right hand raised, holding scepter in left. RIC II 539 (Vespasian); RSC 665; BMCRE 122 (Vespasian); BN 105-6 (Vespasian) var. (legend orientation). Good VF, lightly toned. Well centered. Wonderful portrait.
From the White Mountain Collection. Ex Gorny & Mosch 146 (6 March 2006), lot 425.