The Roman Republic
Estimate: 2'000 CHF
Starting price: 1'600 CHF
Price realized: 7'500 CHF
Marcus Antonius. Denarius, mint moving with M. Antony 32-31, AR 3.78 g. ANT AVG – III·VIR·R·P·C Galley r., with sceptre tied with fillet on prow. Rev. LEG – VII Aquila between two standards. Babelon Antonia 113. C 34. Sydenham 1224. Sear Imperators 357. Crawford 544/20.
Well struck and centred on a full flan and with a lovely old
cabinet tone, good extremely fine
Privately purchased from Freeman & Sear.
About as nice as any legionary denarii that I have ever seen. Perfectly centered and virtually as struck. MSG.