|279, Lot: 191. Estimate $100.
Sold for $190. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Circa 280 BC. Æ Aes Graves Sextans (34mm, 41.16 g, 12h). Libral standard. Rome mint. Cockle shell; •• (mark of value) below / Caduceus; •• (mark of value) across field. Crawford 14/5; Thurlow & Vecchi 5a; Haeberlin pl. 40, 9-11, 15; HN Italy 272. Fine, green patina, some red, deposits.
From the Bruce R. Brace Collection.