Diva Domitilla Senior.
|Triton XV, Lot: 1508. Estimate $7500.
Sold for $6000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Died before AD 69. AR Denarius (20mm, 3.52 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck under Domitian, AD 82-83. DIVA DOMITILLA AVGVSTA, draped bust right, hair in long plait at back / FORTVNA AVGVST, Fortuna, draped, standing left, holding rudder set on ground in right hand and cornucopia in left. RIC II 157 (Domitian); RSC 3; BMCRE 137 (Titus); BN 102 (Titus). Near EF, lightly toned, light scratch on neck, a few minor marks. Very rare.
From the Sierra Collection. Ex Triton VII (13 January 2004), lot 896.