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CNG Feature Auction 118

Lot nuber 1108

Caracalla. AD 198-217. Æ Sestertius (32mm, 25.90 g, 1h). Rome mint. Struck AD 215.

CNG Feature Auction 118
Lot: 1108.
 Estimated: $ 500

Roman Imperial, Bronze, Coin-in-Hand Video

Sold For $ 1 100. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Caracalla. AD 198-217. Æ Sestertius (32mm, 25.90 g, 1h). Rome mint. Struck AD 215. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / Aesculapius standing left, leaning on serpent-entwined staff; to left, Telesphorus standing facing; globe on ground to right. RIC IV 538a; Banti 67; Ophthalmologia XIV.32 (this coin). Dark green patina, patina broken in a few spots on the obverse, minor roughness. Good VF.

From the Dr. Jay M. Galst Collection. Ex Numismatic Fine Arts XVI (2 December 1985), lot 492; Leu 22 (8 May 1979), lot 305.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 118 lots will be determined at the live public sale that will be held on 13-14 September 2021. CNG Feature Auction 118 – Session Four – Roman Imperial Coinage Part 2 through Antiquities will be held Tuesday afternoon, 14 September 2021 beginning at 2:00 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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