The Roman Empire
Estimate: 5'000 CHF
Starting price: 4'000 CHF
Price realized: 7'500 CHF
Galba, 68 – 69
Denarius, Gaul April to late Autumn 68, AR 3.67 g. SER GALBA – IMPERATOR Laureate head r. Rev. VICTORIA – P R Draped Victory standing facing on globe, head l., holding wreath and palm branch. C 322. BMC 227. RIC 111. CBN –.
Rare and in exceptional condition for the issue, possibly the finest specimen known. A
strong portrait and a magnificent iridescent tone, virtually as struck and almost Fdc
Privately purchased from CNG.