Roman Empire. Galba, 68-69. Aureus Jul 68-Jan 69, AV 7.29g.
Category:Coins & Paper Money / Coins: Ancient
Start Price:28,000.00 CHF
Estimated At:35,000.00 - 35,000.00 CHF
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SOLD at 2010 Mar 24 @ 05:38UTC+1
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The Roman Empire. Galba, 68-69. Aureus July 68-January 69, AV 7.29g. IMP SER GALBA–CAESAR AVG Laureate and draped bust r. Rev. DIVA–AVGVSTA Livia, draped, standing l., holding patera in extended r. hand and vertical sceptre in l. C 54. Kent-Hirmer pl. 59, 207. BMC 3. RIC 188. CBN 82. Calicó 472 (this coin). Very rare. A bold portrait and a magnificent reddish tone, minor nick on obverse field behind head and a few minor marks in field and on edge, otherwise about extremely fine. From the Boscoreale hoard of 1895.