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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 589

M. Plaetorius M.f. Cestianus. 57 BC. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.83 g, 6h). Rome mint.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 589.
 Estimated: $ 300

Roman Republican, Silver

Sold For $ 475. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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M. Plaetorius M.f. Cestianus. 57 BC. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.83 g, 6h). Rome mint. Young male head (Bonus Eventus) right with flowing hair; uncertain symbol behind / Winged caduceus. Crawford 405/5; Sydenham 807; CNR Plaetoria 8/–; Plaetoria 5; RBW 1453 var. (control symbol). Attractive iridescent toning, obverse metal flaws. Near EF.

From the Benito Collection. Ex Künker 52 (29 September 1999), lot 3223; Numismatica Ars Classica I (19 May 1999), lot 1478.

The final winners of all CNG Feature Auction 114 lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 13-14 May 2020. This lot is in Session 2, which begins 13 May 2020 at 2 PM ET.

UPDATE: As the CNG staff and many of our clients remain under social distancing and other restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CNG 114 will be held as an internet only auction. The sale will take place as scheduled on 13-14 May 2020.

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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