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CNG Feature Auction 117

Lot nuber 497

Nero. AD 54-68. Æ Sestertius (35mm, 23.98 g, 6h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck circa AD 66.

CNG Feature Auction 117
Lot: 497.
 Estimated: $ 2 000

Roman Imperial, Bronze

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

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Nero. AD 54-68. Æ Sestertius (35mm, 23.98 g, 6h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck circa AD 66. Laureate head left, globe at point of neck / Nero on horseback riding right, holding spear; behind him, soldier on horseback riding right, holding vexillum. RIC I 508; WCN 448; Lyon 187. Dark green patina, earthen deposits, a hint of smoothing. Good VF. Reverse struck in high relief.

Ex Classical Numismatic Group 94 (18 September 2013), lot 1146; Classical Numismatic Group 90 (23 May 2012), lot 1467; Numismatica Ars Classica N (26 June 2003), lot 1788.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 117 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 19-20 May 2021. This lot is in Session 2, which begins 19 May 2021 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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