Seleucia ad Calycadnum, Cilicia. Macrinus. 217-218.
|Sale: Nomos 6, Lot: 182. Estimate CHF875.
Closing Date: Monday, 7 May 2012.
Sold For CHF750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Triassarion (Bronze, 27mm, 14.24 g 7). ΑΥ Κ Μ ΟΠ CΕΟΥΗΡ ΜΑΚΡΙΝΟ Laureate and cuirassed bust of Macrinus to right. Rev.
CΕΛΕΥΚΕΩΝ ΚΑΛΥΚΑΔΝΩ On the left, the Tyche of Seleucia standing left, turreted, holding rudder and cornucopiae, and being crowned by Macrinus, on the right, standing left in military dress, holding a wreath in his right hand and a spear in his left. SNG Levante 753. SNG Paris 989. Rare. With an attractive portrait. Dark green patina with some sandy deposits. Nearly extremely fine.
From the M Collection, ex Gorny & Mosch 155, 5 March 2007, 223.