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CNG Feature Auction 115

Lot nuber 626

Nero. AD 54-68. Æ Sestertius (35.5mm, 22.22 g, 6h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck circa AD 65.

CNG Feature Auction 115
Lot: 626.
 Estimated: $ 2 000

Roman Imperial, Bronze

Sold For $ 2 250. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Nero. AD 54-68. Æ Sestertius (35.5mm, 22.22 g, 6h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck circa AD 65. Laureate head right, globe at point of neck / Annona standing right, holding cornucopia, facing Ceres seated left, holding grain ears and torch; between them, modius on garlanded altar, ship’s stern in background. RIC I 430; WCN 416; Lyon 106. Glossy green patina, some smoothing, patina chipped in areas. Good VF.

Ex Dix Noonan Webb 139 (15 February 2017), lot 25 (hammer £5000); Sir Arthur J. Evans Collection (Ars Classica XVII, 3 October 1934), lot 1271, purchased in 1911.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 115 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 16-17 September 2020. This lot is in Session 2, which begins 16 September 2020 at 2 PM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and 22.50% for all others.

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