A splendid denarius of Pescennius Niger
Lot 2620
Pescennius Niger, 193-194. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 2.75 g, 12 h), Caesaraea in Cappadocia. IMP CAES C PESC NIGER IVST AVG Laureate head of Pescennius Niger to right. Rev. SALVTI AVG Salus standing front, head to right, holding serpent in her arms and feeding it from a patera; to right, lighted altar. BMC p. 80, ‡ note = RIC 75b. Cohen 66 var. (differing obverse legend). Lightly toned and with a really fine portrait. Slightly porous, otherwise, extremely fine.
Starting price:
500 CHF
Current bid:
600 CHF
Bid increment:
50 CHF
Minimum bid:
650 CHF
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Time left:
Closing time: 15-Aug-21, 19:52:30 CEST
All winning bids are subject to an 18.5% buyer's fee.