A very rare denarius of Pescennius Niger with a bold portrait
Lot 1152
Pescennius Niger, 193-194. Denarius (Silver, 18 mm, 3.80 g, 12 h), Antiochia. IMP CAES C PESCE NIGER IVS AVG Laureate head of Pescennius Niger to right. Rev. MINER VICT Minerva standing front, head to left, holding Victory in her right hand and spear in her left; behind her, shield on ground to right. BMC -. Cohen -. RIC -. Very rare and with a bold and attractive portrait. Struck from a slightly worn obverse die, otherwise, nearly extremely fine.
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500 CHF
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1800 CHF
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Closing time: 31-May-20, 15:06:30 CEST
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