A Collection of the Coins of Damascus

Date of Auction: 29th September 2008


Estimate: £40 - £60

Roman Empire, Roman Empire, SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS, Æ, laureate bust right, rev. river-god Chrysoroas reclining left, holding reeds and leaning on overturned vase, 4.64g/12h (de Saulcy –). Fine to very fine, dark green patina; unpublished in the standard references (£40-60)