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Triton XXIV

Lot nuber 172

Trajan. AD 98-117. AV Aureus (19mm, 7.02 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck 20 February-circa autumn AD 116.

Triton XXIV
Lot: 172.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Merani Collection – Roman Imperial, Coin-in-Hand Video, Gold

Sold For $ 5 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Trajan. AD 98-117. AV Aureus (19mm, 7.02 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck 20 February-circa autumn AD 116. IMP CAES NER TRAIAN OPTIM ΛVG GER DΛC PΛRTHICO, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / REG NA • AD SIGNATA, Trajan, bareheaded and in military dress, seated left on sella castrensis set on platform on right, holding out right hand; officer standing to left and right, the one on left holding spear; below, on the ground to left stand three kings, facing Trajan, the foremost holding out his right hand to receive a diadem. RIC II 367; Woytek 564f; Strack 250β; Calicó 1079; BMCRE –; BN –; Hunter 197; Adda –; Biaggi –; Jameson –; Mazzini –. Light scratches on obverse, traces of deposits. Near VF. Rare. Missing from most major collections.

From the Peter J. Merani Collection. Ex Edward J. Waddell Inventory 46317; Auctiones AG 17 (7 June 1988), lot 592.

The final winners of all Triton XXIV lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 19-20 January 2021. This lot is in Session One, which begins 19 January 2021 at 9 AM 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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