THE CIVIL WARS. THE GALBA COLLECTION. GALBA, AD 68-69. Denarius, Spain (Tarraco ?), April - late 68. AR 3.47 g. GALBA IMP Galba, in military attire, on horse prancing l., holding reins with his l. hand, his r. arm raised. Rev. HISPANIA Draped bust r. of Hispania, two spears over l. shoulder, in front, two ears of corn; below truncation, small round shield. RIC 232, 2. BMC 336, 162. C. 77. BN III, 33, 3.
Estimate: 500 CHF
Starting price: 400 CHF
Price realized: 2'000 CHF
Rare. Toned. Good very fine
The Galba Collection.
Auction Frank Sternberg AG 21 (Zurich November 1988), 364
Auction NAC 5 (Zurich February 1992), 427
Auction Bank Leu AG 71 (Zurich October 1997), 318