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432, Lot: 239. Estimate $100.
Sold for $90. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

Anonymous. 128 BC. Æ Semis (23mm, 7.10 g, 11h). Anonymous series with elephant’s head. Rome mint. Laureate head of Saturn right; S (mark of value) to left / Prow of galley right; elephant’s head right above, S (mark of value) to right. Crawford 262/2; Sydenham 497; Type as RBW 1061. Near VF, dark green patina with touches of red, some roughness and minor smoothing. Rare.

From the Andrew McCabe Collection. Ex Dix Noonan Webb (5 October 2009), lot 5761 (where it was mistakenly cataloged as Crawford 182/3, griffin series).