C. Vibius C.f. Pansa.
|Sale: Triton VI, Lot: 660. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Monday, 13 January 2003.
Sold For $375. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
90 BC. AR Denarius (3.89 gm). Laureate head of Apollo right; PANSA behind / Minerva in quadriga right; C. VIBIVS. [C. F] in exergue. Crawford 342/5b var. (control mark); Sydenham 685b var. (quadriga left); Vibia 3b var. (same). EF, softly struck. Unpublished variety. ($300)
On page 348, note 1, Crawford remarks that there is one known die without a control mark. Sydenham and RSC have this die only paired to reverse types with quadriga left.