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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 777

Otho. AD 69. AV Aureus (17mm, 6.81 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck 15 January-8 March.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 777.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Roman Imperial, Gold

Sold For $ 7 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Otho. AD 69. AV Aureus (17mm, 6.81 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck 15 January-8 March. IMP M OTHO CAESAR AVG TR P, bare head right / PAX ORB IS TERRARVM, Pax, draped, standing left, holding olive branch in right hand and cradling caduceus in left arm. RIC I 3 (same rev. die as illustration); Muona Group 1, Type 5A, Portrait Type A; Calicó 524; BMCRE 1 (same dies); BN 2; Biaggi 270. Struck on a compact flan, hairlines, edge smoothed all the way around. Fine.

From the John L. Cowan Collection, purchased from Pegasi, 30 January 2014.

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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