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Estimate: 2'000 CHF   |   Starting price: 1'600 CHF Price realized: 2'000 CHF
THE OSTROGOTHS
Theoderic, 493-526
Pseudo-Imperial Coinage. In the name of Zeno, 474-491. Solidus, uncertain mint 493-526, AV 4.44 g. DN ZENO – PERP AVC Pearl-diademed, helmeted and cuirassed bust facing, three-quarters r., holding spear and decorated shield with horseman and fallen enemy motif. Rev. VICTORI – A AVCCC H Victory standing l., holding long jewelled cross; in r. field, star, and in exergue, CONOBR (BR ligate). BMC Vandals –. Kraus –. Lacam pl. 54, 12 (this coin) (Ticinum). MEC I, –. RIC –.
Very rare. Minor marks, otherwise about extremely fine
Ex M. Dürr - R. Michel sale 8 November 1999, Lacam, 245.

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