|Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 1598. Estimate $2000.
Closing Date: Monday, 9 January 2006.
Sold For $2600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Caesar, 351-354 AD. AV Solidus (4.41 g, 11h). Thessalonica mint. D N CONSTANTI-VS NOB CAES, bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right / GLORIA REI-PVBLICAE, Roma, seated facing, holding spear in left hand, and Constantinopolis, seated left, holding sceptre and resting right foot on prow, both supporting between them a wreath inscribed VOT/x V x/MVLT/x X x in four lines; *TES*. RIC VIII 149 var. (legend on shield); Depeyrot 8/4 var. (same); DOC -; Cohen 25 var. (same). Good VF. Rare, and unpublished variety. ($2000)Ex Gorny & Mosch 133 (11 October 2004), lot 533.