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Session A, Lot 20100

Estimate: 8'000 USD   |   Starting price: 4'800 USD Online bidding closed
Augustus, 27 B.C.- A.D. 14

AUGUSTUS, 27 B.C.- A.D. 14. AV Aureus (7.94 gms), Lugdunum Mint, ca. 2 B.C.-A.D. 14.
RIC-206; Calico-176b. "CAESAR AVGVSTVS DIVI F PATER PATRIAE" Laureate head of Augustus facing right; Reverse: "AVGVSTI F COS DESIG PRINC IVVENT" Togate figures of Gaius and Lucius standing facing with shields and scepters between, simpulum and lituus above, "C L CAESARES" in exergue. A gorgeous example with a terrific strike that is well centered, allowing for a nearly full beaded border on the obverse.
NGC Ch EF, Strike: 5/5 Surface: 4/5.

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