PHOENICIA, Byblus. Macrinus.
|Sale: CNG 70, Lot: 600. Estimate $1500.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 21 September 2005.
Sold For $1900. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
217-218 AD. Æ 30mm (22.23 g, 7h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Temple precinct of Aphrodite, viewed in aerial perspective. SNG Copenhagen -; BMC Phoenicia 37-38 var. (bust type); Price & Trell 713. Good VF, green and brick-red patina. Rare and desirable architectural type. ($1500)Ex Spink 155 (3 October 2001), lot 199.