A very rare denarius of Geta
Lot 1217
Geta, as Caesar, 198-209. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.23 g, 2 h), Rome, 200-202. P SEPT GETA CAES PONT Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Rev. SECVRIT IMPERII Securitas seated left, holding globe in her right hand and leaning with her left elbow on throne. BMC -. Cohen 183 var. RIC 20b var. (both with bust seen from behind). Very rare. The reverse a bit weak, otherwise, about extremely fine.


This bust type, draped, cuirassed and seen from the front, is usually restricted to Geta's gold coinage and only very rarely found on his silver.
Starting price:
75 CHF
Hammer price:
500 CHF
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Closing time: 30-Jun-19, 18:02:30 CEST
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