MOESIA INFERIOR, Nicopolis ad Istrum. Elagabalus.
|Sale: CNG 70, Lot: 537. Estimate $300.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 21 September 2005.
Sold For $500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
218-222 AD. Æ 27mm (15.94 g, 7h). Novius Rufus, magistrate. Radiate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Local mountain god Haimos reclining against tree; stag behind him, bear emerging from cave below. AMNG I 1953 (same rev. die as plate coin); SNG Copenhagen -; Varbanov 3084. Good VF, slightly rough brown patina. Rare reverse type. ($300)