The Chris Rudd Collection of Bronze Age and Roman Coins

Date of Auction: 13th September 2017

Sold for £90

Estimate: £120 - £150

Claudius, Dupondius, rev. Ceres seated left on ornamental throne, holding stalks of grain and long torch, 6.01g; As, Minerva advancing right, 12.65g (cf. RIC 94, 100; Sear 1855, 1861) [2]. Both contemporary imitations probably struck in Britain, good fine, first on a small light flan £120-150


Provenance: First Vecchi Auction 11, 8 October 1984, lot 270; second J. Joyner Collection [from C.J. Martin 1980]