OSTROGOTHS. Theodoric, in the name of Zeno.
|Sale: Triton VI, Lot: 1186. Estimate $2500.
Closing Date: Monday, 13 January 2003.
Sold For $2500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
493-526 AD. AV Solidus (4.47 gm). Bononia mint. D N ZENO PERP AVG, diademed, helmeted, and cuirassed three-quarter facing bust, holding spear and shield decorated with horseman / VICTOR-I-A AVGGG, Victory standing left holding long voided cross; star in right field; E/CONOR. Lacam 32 var. (officina). Superb EF. Rare. ($2500)
Ex Dreesmann Collection, Part I (Spink, 13 April 2000), lot 372; Numismatic Fine Arts XVIII (31 March-1 April 1987), lot 635; Lacam Collection.