|CNG 85, Lot: 769. Estimate $300.
Sold for $525. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
209-208 BC. Æ As (35mm, 43.59 g, 2h). Sextantal standard. Sicilian mint. Laureate head of bearded Janus; I (mark of value) above / Prow of galley right; dolphin to right; I (mark of value) above. Crawford 80/2 (citing only 5 specimens in Paris); Sydenham 215. VF, green patina, some red and earthen highlights. Rare.