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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 717

Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. AR Denarius (19mm, 3.80 g, 5h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck 15 BC.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 717.
 Estimated: $ 1 500

Roman Imperial, Silver

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

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Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. AR Denarius (19mm, 3.80 g, 5h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck 15 BC. Bare head right / Apollo Citharoedus of Actium, standing left, holding plectrum and lyre. RIC I 171a; Lyon 28; RSC 144. Lightly toned, underlying luster. Near EF.

From the Benito Collection. Ex Property of Princeton Economics acquired by Martin Armstrong (Classical Numismatic Group 90, 23 May 2012), lot 1423; Numismatica Ars Classica 15 (18 May 1999), lot 266.

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 3, which begins 14 May 2020 at 9 AM 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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