ILLYRIA, Apollonia. Geta.
|CNG 85, Lot: 580. Estimate $300.
Sold for $1750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AD 209-211. Æ (32mm, 13.55 g, 4h). AY K Π CЄΠT ΓЄTAC CЄB, laureate and cuirassed bust right / AΠOΛΛωNI/ATAN in two lines in exergue, Male figure (Apollo Sauroctonus?) standing right with tree behind, holding bow and Apollo enthroned left, holding Nike and leaning on cithara. SNG Evelpidis 1726 (same dies). Good VF, green and red patina. Only the second specimen known and the first to be offered at auction.