Antoninus Pius, with Marcus Aurelius as Caesar. AD 138-161.
|Sale: Nomos 2, Lot: 190. Estimate CHF750.
Closing Date: Monday, 17 May 2010.
Sold For CHF1000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Denarius (Silver, 3.53 g 6140), Rome, 140. ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P TR P COS III Laureate head of Antoninus Pius to right. Rev.
AVRELIVS CAESAR AVG PII F COS Bare head of Marcus Aurelius Caesar to right. BMC 156. Cohen 15. RIC 417a. A superb and lustrous piece, with a remarkably elegant portrait of the young Marcus . Good extremely fine.