Ancient Gold Coins - Roman

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Lot 4145    Session 16 (9:30am Friday)    Ancient Gold Coins - Roman

Estimate $9,000
Current Bid No bids
Bidding Closes 24 Nov 07:30

GALBA, (A.D. 68-69), gold aureus, issued July - August 68, Rome mint, (7.13 g), obv. laureate head to right of Galba, around IMP SER GALBA CAESAR AVG P M, rev. SALVS GEN HVMANI around, Salus or Fortuna standing to left holding a patera and rudder, right foot on globe, in front an altar, (cf.S.2092, RIC 231, Cal.505, C. 239). Traces of mint bloom, off centred obverse, very fine and very rare.

Ex Dr. V.J.A. Flynn Collection and previously from Noble Numismatics Sale 107 (lot 3205).

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