An exceptional quinarius of Brutus
Lot 583
Brutus, † 42 BC. Quinarius (Silver, 15 mm, 1.88 g, 12 h), military mint traveling with Brutus in southwestern Asia Minor, spring-summer 42. L•SESTI / PRO Q Sella against which rests staff; below, modius. Rev. Q CAEPIO BRVTVS PRO COS Tripod with securis to left and simpulum to right. Babelon (Junia) 39 and (Sestia) 4. Crawford 502/4. RBW 1770. Sydenham 1292. Very rare and in exceptional condition for the issue. A sharply struck and beautifully toned example and undoubtedly among the finest known. Good extremely fine.
Estimate:
3500 CHF
Starting price:
2800 CHF
Hammer price:
8000 CHF
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Closing time: 25-May-19, 05:00:00 CEST
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