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

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Date of Auction: 15th February 2017

Sold for £4,000

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Roman Imperial Coinage, Galba, Sestertius, Rome, August-September 68, laureate and draped bust right, imp ser galba caes avg tr p, rev. Roma standing left holding Victory and spear, s c in field, roma in lower field, 26.51g (RIC 358; BMC p.321; C 189). Nearly extremely fine, dark patina, very rare £1,500-2,000

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Provenance: Bt Baldwin March 1937