The Roman Empire
Estimate: 3'500 CHF
Starting price: 2'800 CHF
Price realized: 5'500 CHF
Tiberius, 14 – 37
Denarius, Lugdunum 15-16, AR 3.78 g. TI CAESAR DIVI – AVG F AVGVSTVS Laureate head r. Rev. TR POT XVII Tiberius in triumphal quadriga r., holding laurel branch and eagle-tipped sceptre; the horses’ heads are all turned r. In exergue, IMP VII. C 48. BMC 8. RIC 4. CBN 5.
Rare and exceptionally large and complete for this issue.
Extremely fine / good extremely fine
Ex NAC sale 29, 2005, 461.
A very nice example of the much rarer type of denarius for Tiberius. MSG.