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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 723

Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. AR Cistophorus (26mm, 12.03 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. Struck circa 25-20 BC.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 723.
 Estimated: $ 1 500

Roman Imperial, Silver

Sold For $ 6 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. AR Cistophorus (26mm, 12.03 g, 12h). Ephesus mint. Struck circa 25-20 BC. Bare head right / Capricorn right, head left, bearing cornucopia on back; all within laurel wreath. RIC I 480; Sutherland Group VIα, 241 (O35/R45 – this coin); RPC I 2213; RSC 16. Handsome old cabinet tone. Good VF.

From the Benito Collection. Ex Triton VII (13 January 2004), lot 847; Sternberg XI (20 November 1981), lot 566; Frederick S. Knobloch Collection (Stack’s, 1 May 1980), lot 4; Prof. Dr. Karl Hahn (Cahn 61, 3 December 1928), lot 630; Sigmund Krausz Collection (Cahn 54, 9 September 1925), lot 23.

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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