The Roman Empire
Estimate: 3'500 CHF
Starting price: 2'800 CHF
Price realized: 5'500 CHF
Matidia, daughter of Marciana
Denarius circa 112-117, AR 3.33 g. MATIDIA AVG DIVAE – MARCIANAE F Draped bust r., hair arranged in coils with jewels on crown of head. Rev. PIETAS AVG Matidia as Pietas, veiled, standing l., sacrificing over altar decorated with garlands. C 8. BMC Trajan 658. RIC Trajan 758. CBN Trajan –. Woytek 7272 (these dies).
Very rare. Light iridescent tone and good very fine
Ex Gorny & Mosch sale 138, 2005, 238.