MOESIA SUPERIOR, Viminacium. Hostilian.
|Sale: CNG 72, Lot: 1132. Estimate $150.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 14 June 2006.
Sold For $220. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
As Caesar, AD 251. Æ 28mm (13.72 g, 2h). Dated CY 12 (AD 250/1). C VL
I HOST M QVINTVS C, Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Moesia standing facing, head left, holding branch and globe in outstretched hands to bull and lion standing at feet on either side; AN XII in exergue. Boric-Brescovic 1365; AMNG I 150 var. (obv. legend); SNG Copenhagen 166 var. (same). VF, green patina, minor pitting on obverse.
From the Douglas O. Rosenberg Collection.