A very rare and highly interesting dynastic Severan 'sestertius' from Apameia
Lot 1986
PHRYGIA. Apameia. Caracalla, 198-217. 'Sestertius' (Bronze, 31 mm, 23.54 g, 1 h). IMP C M AURELIVS• •ANTONINVS Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Caracalla to right, seen from behind. Rev. COL IVL•CON C•AVG / APAM•D D Septimius Severus, Caracalla and Geta, all togate and laureate, seated to left on garlanded and decorated platform; to left, official standing left, holding rod. Leu Web Auction 18 (2021), 2016 (same dies). RG 82. Very rare. An exceptional example of this highly interesting dynastic issue. Somewhat smoothed, otherwise, very fine.


From the collection of Peter Weiss, Gorny & Mosch 276, 19 April 2021, 335.
Starting price:
500 CHF
Current bid:
550 CHF
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50 CHF
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600 CHF
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Closing time: 17-Jul-22, 17:38:00 CEST
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