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Triton XXIII – Session Three – Roman Imperial Coinage Part II through World Coinage Part I

Lot nuber 1012

LOMBARDS, Beneventum. Romoald II. 706-731. AV Solidus (19mm, 3.80 g, 6h). Type 2.


Triton XXIII – Session Three – Roman Imperial Coinage Part II through World Coinage Part I
Lot: 1012.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Early Medieval, Gold

Sold For $ 4 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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LOMBARDS, Beneventum. Romoald II. 706-731. AV Solidus (19mm, 3.80 g, 6h). Type 2. D N IЧST INIAИЧS P P Є, crowned, draped, and cuirassed bust facing, holding globus cruciger / VICTORIA AVGVST, cross potent on globe set on four steps; R to left; CONOB; pellet-in-annulet above B. Cf. Grierson, Coins of Medieval Europe 70 (for type, but issue of Grimoald III); Oddy –; CNI XVIII –; BMC Vandals –; Arslan –; MEC 1, 1087 var. ( after B). Lightly toned, hairline die break on reverse. EF. Extremely rare variety.

From the Richard A. Jourdan Collection of Medieval European Coins. Ex CNG Inventory 893519 (August 2011); Classical Numismatic Review XXII.2 (Spring-Summer 1997), no. 67. Numismatica Ars Classica 10 (9 April 1997), lot 773.


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 Three – Roman Imperial Coinage Part II through World Coinage Part II will be held Wednesday morning, 15 January 2020 beginning at 9:00 AM 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.