Search in Feature Auction

CNG Bidding Platform


Products and Services

Use Old Home Page

Feature Auction
CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 891

Antoninus Pius. AD 138-161. Æ Sestertius (32mm, 24.64 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck AD 147-148.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 891.
 Estimated: $ 750

Roman Imperial, Bronze

Sold For $ 650. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

Go to Live

Antoninus Pius. AD 138-161. Æ Sestertius (32mm, 24.64 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck AD 147-148. Laureate head right / Antoninus Pius, veiled and togate (in sacerdotal dress), sacrificing out of patera in right hand over lighted tripod-altar, left hand at side. RIC III 844; Banti 518. Brown and green patina, some red on obverse, edge split. Near EF. Wonderful portrait.

From the Jack A. Frazer Collection. Ex Classical Numismatic Auctions XX (25 March 1992), lot 739; Lanz 36 (21 April 1986), lot 687.

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.

We recognize that our users may have various Internet Browsers and Operating Systems. We like our visitors to have the best possible experience when using our bidding platform. However, we do recognize that it is impossible to develop applications that work identically, efficiently and effectively on all web browsers The CNG bidding platform supports Mozilla Firefox (version 60+) and Chrome (version 67+).