An exceptional sestertius of Balbinus from the Leo Benz Collection
Lot 1361
Balbinus, 238. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 32 mm, 25.11 g, 12 h), Rome, circa April-June 238. IMP CAES D CAEL BALBINVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Balbinus to right. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG / S C Concordia seated left on throne, holding patera in her right hand and double cornucopiae in her left. BMC 18. Cohen 4. RIC 22. A wonderful coin with a beautiful portrait and a delightful brown patina. Flan crack and with very light doubling, otherwise, about extremely fine.


From the collection of Dipl.-Ing. Adrian Lang, Eex Cayón, 16 May 2012, 5176, Lanz 109, 27 May 2002, 712, and from the collection of Leo Benz, Lanz 100, 20 November 2000, 226.
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2000 CHF
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1600 CHF
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2400 CHF
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