|CNG 88, Lot: 1220. Estimate $2000.
Sold for $5000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Augusta, AD 37 and 41. Æ Dupondius (28mm, 13.46 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck under Claudius, AD 41-42. Draped bust right / Claudius standing left, holding simpulum. RIC I 92; von Kaenel Type 59. Good VF, attractive tan-brown patina, a couple of small scratches on the neck. Bold portrait.
From the Sierra Collection. Ex New York Sale XIV (10 January 2007), lot 246.