|Sale: CNG 67, Lot: 3170. Estimate $30.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 22 September 2004.
Sold For $60. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Giacosa, Giorgio. (R. Ross Holloway, trans.) Woman of the Caesars, Their Lives and Portraits on Coins.
(Milan, 1977 English translation of the 1974 Italian edition). 127 pages, with 71 photographic plates, some in color. More than a list of portraits of imperial women, this book discusses the dynastic politics of the empire from Augustus to Theodosius II. Blue cloth covers with pictorial dust jacket. Very Fine condition. ($30)