A splendid sestertius of Livia with a superb 'Tiber' patina
Lot 604
Julia Augusta (Livia), Augusta, 14-29. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 35 mm, 30.52 g, 1 h), Rome, struck under Tiberius, 36-37. Empty horse-drawn quadriga to right, decorated, on its sides, with Victory hurrying right with captive at her feet to left between two trophys. Rev. TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVST P M TR POT XXXIIX around large S C. BMC 130. Cohen 67. RIC 66. A splendid coin, very sharply struck and with a superb golden 'Tiber' patina. Nearly extremely fine.
Estimate:
2500 CHF
Starting price:
2000 CHF
Hammer price:
4600 CHF
Bid increment:
Closed
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Closing time: 25-May-19, 05:00:00 CEST
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