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Lot 92

Estimate: 7'500 CHF   |   Starting price: 6'000 CHF Price realized: 6'000 CHF
IMPERIAL COINAGE. CALIGULA, 37-41. Sestertius with his sisters, 37-38. AE 28.03 g. C.CAESAR.AVG.GERMANICVS. PON.M.TR.POT Laureate head l. Rev. AGRIPPINA -DRVSILLA - IVLIA The three sisters of Caligula standing facing, wearing long dress and mantle: on l., Agrippina the J., holding with her r. hand cornucopiae resting on column, placing her l. arm on the shoulder of Drusilla, who holds cornucopiae and patera, on r., Julia, holding cornucopiae with her l. hand, rudder with her r. hand. BN II, 66, 47. RIC 110, 33. C. 4.
Very rare. Dark, brownish green patina, surfaces slightly smoothed. Close to extremely fine

By their attributes the three sisters of Caligula are characterized as Securitas Concordia and Fortuna

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