Sear Plate Coin
|Triton XV, Lot: 1502. Estimate $15000.
Sold for $15000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
AD 69. Æ Sestertius (36mm, 25.96 g, 6h). Rome mint. A VITELLIVS GERMANICVS IMP AVG P M TR P, laureate and draped bust right / Mars, helmeted and nude but for flowing cloak, advancing right, holding spear in right hand and legionary aquila over left shoulder; S C across field. RIC I 121; BMCRE 60; BN 95; S 2208 var. (this coin). Good VF, brown surfaces, flan crack.
Ex Michael Weller Collection (Triton VIII, 11 January 2005), lot 1006; Kovacs FPL 28 (Spring 1995), no. 53; Numismatic Fine Arts XXVI (14 August 1991), lot 224.