The Roman Empire
Estimate: 4'000 CHF
Starting price: 3'200 CHF
Price realized: 13'000 CHF
Octavian, 32 – 29 BC
Denarius, Brundisium or Roma 29-27 BC, AR 3.65 g. Bare head r. Rev. IMP – CAESAR Trophy set on prow; at base, prow and anchor in saltire. C 119. BMC 625. RIC 265a. Sear Imperators 419. CBN 57.
Wonderful old cabinet tone and good extremely fine
Ex Tkalec sale February 2002, 120.
A neat coin related to the battle of Actium where Octavian and Agrippa defeated Antony and Cleopatra. MSG.