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Triton XXIV

Lot nuber 184

Lucius Verus. AD 161-169. AV Aureus (18mm, 7.26 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck AD 164.

Triton XXIV
Lot: 184.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

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

Sold For $ 5 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Lucius Verus. AD 161-169. AV Aureus (18mm, 7.26 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck AD 164. • L • VERVS ΛVG ΛRMENIΛCVS, bare head right / TR P IIII • IMP II COS II, Victory, winged, naked to waist, standing right, setting round shield inscribed VIC/ΛVG in two lines on palm tree. RIC III 522 (Aurelius); MIR 18, 94-12/10 (same obv. die as illustration); Calicó 2174 (same obv. die as illustration); BMCRE 294 (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus; same obv. die); Adda 345 (same obv. die); Biaggi 961 (same obv. die); Jameson 142 var. (bust type); Mazzini 248 (same obv. die); Künker 304, lot 1200 (same rev. die). Toned. VF.

From the Peter J. Merani Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 61 (25 September 2002), lot 1822.

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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