A Distinguished Collection of Roman Bronze Coins, the Property of a Gentleman

Date of Auction: 15th February 2017

Sold for £1,600

Estimate: £600 - £800

Roman Imperial Coinage, Agrippa, As, restitution issue under Gaius (Caligula), Rome, c. 37-41, bust left, wearing rostral crown, m agrippa l f cos iii, rev. Neptune standing left, wearing drapery over arms, holding dolphin and trident, s c in field, 11.34g (RIC Gaius 58; BMC Tiberius 161; MIR 24; C 3; Sear 1812). Fine style and well-struck, nearly extremely fine, dark green patina £600-800

Footnote

Provenance: Seaby List M228, July 1934 (17358)