Ancient Coins and Numismatic Books (22 June 2011)

Date of Auction: 22nd June 2011

Sold for £120

Estimate: £40 - £50

Roman Imperial coins, Faustina Minor (Augusta 156-176), Sestertius, Rome, 148-52, draped bust right, rev. Venus standing left, holding apple and rudder around which a dolphin is entwined, 27.58g/12h (RIC 1388b; Sear 4720). Flan crack, otherwise about very fine £40-50