Finest of Three Known
EUBOEA, Chalcis. Septimius Severus.
|CNG 88, Lot: 812. Estimate $500.
Sold for $800. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AD 193-211. Æ Sestertius (27mm, 13.55 g, 9h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Septimius right / Head of Hera right, wearing polos. Picard Em. 101; BCD Euboia 296; SNG Copenhagen 466. Good VF, green patina. Better than the BCD or SNG Copenhagen specimens. Extremely rare.
From Group CEM.