A Collection of the Coins of Damascus

Date of Auction: 29th September 2008

Unsold

Estimate: £80 - £100

Roman Empire, Roman Empire, MARCUS AURELIUS (as Caesar, 139-61), Æ, draped bust right, rev. river-god Chrysoroas reclining left, holding reeds and leaning on overturned vase, 6.19g/12h (Lindgren III, 1256 [Commodus]). Very fine, dark green patina (£80-100)