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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 821

Domitian. AD 81-96. AV Aureus (20mm, 7.43 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck AD 86.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 821.
 Estimated: $ 15 000

Roman Imperial, Gold

Sold For $ 13 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Domitian. AD 81-96. AV Aureus (20mm, 7.43 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck AD 86. IMP CΛES DOMIT ΛVG GERM P M TR P V, laureate head right / IMP XI COS XII CENS P P P, Minerva, helmeted and draped, advancing right, brandishing spear in right hand and holding round shield in left. RIC II.1 424; Calicó 870 (this coin illustrated); BMCRE 88 note (this coin referenced); BN –; Biaggi 417 (this coin). Underlying luster. Near EF.

From the John L. Cowan Collection. Ex CNG Inventory 828481 (January 2009); Leo Biaggi de Blasys Collection (Numismatica Ars Classica 49, 21 October 2008), lot 171; Münzen und Medaillen AG XIX (5 June 1959), lot 203; Cugnot Collection (Bourgey, 18 December 1912), lot 109.

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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