A beautiful cistophorus of Augustus with a splendid portrait
Lot 210
Augustus, 27 BC-AD 14. Cistophorus (Silver, 26 mm, 11.96 g, 1 h), Ephesus, circa 25-20 BC. IMP•CAESAR Bare head of Augustus to right. Rev. AVGVSTVS Capricorn to right, head to left, bearing cornucopiae on its back; all within laurel wreath. RIC 480. RPC I 2213. Sutherland Group VI, - (O64/R-). A lovely piece struck on sound metal and with a splendid portrait. Extremely fine.
Estimate:
1500 CHF
Starting price:
1200 CHF
Hammer price:
1800 CHF
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Closing time: 27-Oct-18, 06:00:00 CET
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