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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 852

Hadrian. AD 117-138. AV Aureus (19mm, 7.17 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck circa AD 129-130.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 852.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Roman Imperial, Gold

Sold For $ 3 750. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Hadrian. AD 117-138. AV Aureus (19mm, 7.17 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck circa AD 129-130. HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS, bareheaded bust right, wearing aegis, rejuvenated portrait / COS III • P • P, Hadrian, bareheaded, in military dress, standing left, raising right hand and holding vertical spear in left; two signa to left, one signum to right. RIC II.3 1062 (same dies as illustration); Strack 331Δο; Calicó 1239 (same dies as illustration); BMCRE 530, pl. 57, 13 (same dies); Biaggi 601 (same dies); Jameson 103 (same obv. die); Mazzini 485 (same obv. die). A few light scratches. Near VF. Rare.

From the Jonathan P. Rosen Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Group 102 (18 May 2016), lot 958.

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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