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CNG Feature Auction 114

Lot nuber 894

Antoninus Pius. AD 138-161. AV Aureus (20mm, 6.78 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck AD 158-159.

CNG Feature Auction 114
Lot: 894.
 Estimated: $ 5 000

Roman Imperial, Gold

Sold For $ 4 500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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Antoninus Pius. AD 138-161. AV Aureus (20mm, 6.78 g, 12h). Rome mint. Struck AD 158-159. ΛNTONINVS ΛVG PIVS P P TR P XXII, laureate head right / VOTΛ SVSCE PTΛ DEC III, COS IIII in exergue, Antoninus Pius, veiled and togate, standing left, dropping incense onto lighted tripod with right hand, and holding volumen in left. RIC III 294ad; Strack 342δ; Calicó 1714; BMCRE 953; Biaggi 782; Mazzini 1119. Lustrous. EF.

From the Provence Collection. Ex Kirk Davis FPL 24 (Fall 1998), no. 116; Vecchi 10 (24 March 1998), lot 906.

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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