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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 744

Gaius (Caligula). AD 37-41. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.68 g, 12h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck AD 40.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 744.
 Estimated: $ 2 000

360 Photo, Roman Imperial, Silver

Sold For $ 4 250. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Gaius (Caligula). AD 37-41. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.68 g, 12h). Lugdunum (Lyon) mint. Struck AD 40. Laureate head right / S • P • Q • R •/P • P/OB • C • S • in three lines within oak wreath. RIC I 28 (Rome); Lyon 183 (unlisted dies); RSC 21. Toned, obverse slightly struck off center. VF. Rare.

From the John L. Cowan Collection, purchased from Dr. Arnold Saslow, 11 September 1997.

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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