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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 893

Antoninus Pius. AD 138-161. AV Aureus (17.5mm, 7.14 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck AD 158.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 893.
 Estimated: $ 3 000

Roman Imperial, Gold

Sold For $ 3 000. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Antoninus Pius. AD 138-161. AV Aureus (17.5mm, 7.14 g, 6h). Rome mint. Struck AD 158. ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P IMP II, laureate bust right, slight drapery / TR POT XXI COS IIII, Salus standing right, feeding serpent she cradles in her right arm from a patera that she holds in her left hand. RIC III 279 var. (bust type); Strack 327 var. (same); Calicó 1684a; BMCRE 905 var. (same); Cohen 1042 var. (same); Triton X, lot 637 (same dies). Scratches on obverse, a few tiny marks on reverse. Near EF.

Lot includes an old Numismatic Fine Arts certificate of authenticity.

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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