The North Yorkshire Moors Collection of British Coins formed by Marvin Lessen Part I (25 April 2018)

Date of Auction: 25th April 2018

Sold for £95

Estimate: £80 - £100

Antoninus Pius (138-161), As, Rome [or perhaps Britain], 154-5, laureate bust right, rev. britannia cos iiii, Britannia seated left on rock, shield and eagle-tipped sceptre at left, s c in exergue, 13.91g (RIC 934; C 117; Sear 4296; S 646). Edge flaw and some surface defects on reverse, otherwise fine to very fine £80-100

Footnote

Provenance: Vecchi/Bonham Auction 2, 23 September 1980, lot 269