A Distinguished Collection of Roman Bronze Coins, the Property of a Gentleman (15 February 2017)

Date of Auction: 15th February 2017

Sold for £2,400

Estimate: £500 - £700

Roman Imperial Coinage, Claudius, Sestertius, Rome, 41-2, laureate bust right, ti clavdivs caesar avg pm tr p imp, rev. ex s c ob cives servatos in four lines within oak wreath, 26.68g (RIC 96; C 39; Sear 1849). Good very fine, dark green patina £500-700


Provenance: H.C. Levis Collection, Naville Auction XI (Lucerne), 18-20 June 1925, lot 343; R. Laughlin Collection, Adolph Hess Auction 221 (Lucerne), 18 December 1933, lot 375; bt Spink December 1939