Search in Feature Auction


CNG Bidding Platform

Information

Products and Services


Feature Auction
Triton XXIII – Session Two – Greek Coinage Part II through Roman Imperial Coinage Part I

Lot nuber 598

Faustus Cornelius Sulla. 56 BC. AR Denarius (18.5mm, 4.06 g, 7h). Rome mint.


Triton XXIII – Session Two – Greek Coinage Part II through Roman Imperial Coinage Part I
Lot: 598.
 Estimated: $ 1 500

Roman Republican, Silver

Sold For $ 1 200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

Go to Live

Faustus Cornelius Sulla. 56 BC. AR Denarius (18.5mm, 4.06 g, 7h). Rome mint. Diademed and draped bust of Diana right, wearing cruciform earring, necklace of pendants, and her hair collected into a knot at back of head, which is decorated with jewels; lituus to left, FAVSTVS downward to right / Sulla, togate, seated left on raised seat; on left, Bocchus, king of Mauretania, kneeling right, offering an olive branch; to right, Jugurtha, king of Numidia, kneeling left, his hands tied behind him; FELIX downward to upper right. Crawford 426/1; Sydenham 879; Cornelia 59; BMCRR Rome 3824; Kestner 3455; RBW 1525. Lightly toned with a hint of iridescence. Near EF.

From the Jack A. Frazer Collection. Ex Numismatica Ars Classica 21 (17 May 2001), lot 258.


The final winners of all Triton XXIII lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 14-15 January 2020. Triton XXIII – Session Two – Greek Coinage Part II through Roman Imperial Coinage Part I will be held Tuesday afternoon, 14 January 2020 beginning at 2:00 PM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and in person at the public auction, 22.50% for all others.