An extremely rare aureus of Caracalla
Lot 1212
Caracalla, 198-217. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 6.37 g, 7 h), Rome, 215. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG GERM Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right, seen from behind. Rev. P M TR P XVIII COS IIII P P Sol, radiate, standing front, head to left, raising his right hand in salute and holding globe in his left. BMC 134 note corr. = Cohen 286 corr. (bust type). Calicó 2721. RIC 264d. Extremely rare. A very sharp and attractive example. Minor discolorations on the obverse, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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3500 CHF
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9500 CHF
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Closing time: 30-Jun-19, 18:00:00 CEST
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