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 £7,500

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Roman Imperial Coinage, Valens, Double Maiorina, Antioch, 364-5, diademed and cuirassed bust right, d n valens p f avg, rev. restitvtor reipvblicae, Emperor standing right, holding labarum and Victory, anti in exergue, 13.37g (cf. C 39; Sear 19711). Extremely fine, green-brown patina, very rare £1,000-1,500


Provenance: V.M. Brand Collection; Seaby List M315, August 1940 (68414)