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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 697

The Triumvirs. Mark Antony. Autumn 32-spring 31 BC. AR Denarius (16.5mm, 3.64 g, 6h). Legionary issue. Patrae(?) mint.


CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 697.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Roman Republican, Silver

Sold For $ 20 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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The Triumvirs. Mark Antony. Autumn 32-spring 31 BC. AR Denarius (16.5mm, 3.64 g, 6h). Legionary issue. Patrae(?) mint. Crawford 544/34; CRI 379; Sydenham 1241; RSC 54; RBW –. Toned, slightly granular surfaces, bankers’ marks on both sides, a shallow edge test cut. VF. An extremely rare type, as opposed to the more frequently encountered LEG XIX issue.

From the collection of Professor David R. Beatty, C.M., O.B.E. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 76 (12 September 2007), lot 1317.

Not to be confused with a similar legion under the command of Octavian, this Antonian legion was either disbanded or incorporated into another legion after Actium.

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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