Important Ancient Coins (14 March 2007)

Date of Auction: 14th March 2007

Sold for £4,500

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

ROMAN IMPERIAL COINS, Carinus (283-285), Aureus, c. 283-4, Siscia, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right, imp c carinvs p f avg, rev. victoria avg, Victory advancing left, holding wreath and palm, 4.30g/5h (RIC 312; C 133). Light scuffing in field by chin, otherwise extremely fine, rare (£3,500-4,500)