A very rare denarius of Diva Julia Domna pedigreed to 1914
Lot 1249
Diva Julia Domna, died 217. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 4.00 g, 12 h), struck under Elagabalus, Rome, 218-219. DIVA IVLIA AVGVSTA Veiled and draped bust of Diva Julia Domna to right. Rev. CONSECRATIO Peacock, with tail in splendor, standing left. BMC 9 (Elagabalus). Cohen 24. RIC 396 (Caracalla) and 715 (Severus Alexander). Thirion 503. Very rare and with a very impressive pedigree. Light porosity and with tiny marks on the obverse, otherwise, good very fine.


From the collection of Dipl.-Ing. Adrian Lang and from the Imagines Imperatorum Collection, Aureo & Calicó, 8 February 2012, 159 (but without further pedigree), from the collections of Cornelius C. Vermeule III, Classical Numismatic Group 50, 23 June 1999, 1595 and R. Laughlin, Hess, 18 December 1933, 713 ex Ratto, 8 February 1928, 3355, and from the Garucci Collection, Hirsch XXXIV, 5 May 1914, 1266.
Estimate:
1500 CHF
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1200 CHF
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3800 CHF
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