L. Cestius and C. Norbanus. Aureus circa 43 BC, AV 8.04 g. Draped bust of Africa r., wearing elephant-skin headdress. Rev. L·CESTIVS / S C – PR Curule chair with legs decorated with eagles, on top, Corinthian helmet; in exergue, C·NORBA. Babelon Cestia and Norbana 3. Sydenham 1153. Bahrfeldt 24. Sear Imperators 195. RBW 1716. Crawford 491/1a. Calicó 3.
Estimate: 8'000 CHF
Starting price: 6'400 CHF
Price realized: 16'000 CHF
Rare and in exceptional condition for the issue. Unusually
well struck and extremely fine / good extremely fine
Privately sold by Robert Kokotailo – Calgary Coin Gallery.