MYSIA, Pergamum. Commodus.
|Sale: CNG 69, Lot: 985. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 8 June 2005.
Sold For $200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
As Caesar, 166-177 AD. Æ 34mm (21.85 gm, 7h). Claudius Nikomedes, strategus. Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right / EP
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at base of throne, NEOKORW(N)/B
in two lines in exergue, Athena Nicephorus seated left. SNG France 2151 var. (reverse legend); SNG Copenhagen -; SNG von Aulock Supp. 7507 var. (same). Near VF, black-brown patina, struck with rusty dies. ($200)From the Garth R. Drewry Collection. Purchased from Spink, 24 June 1983 (includes ticket).