Pegasi Numismatics

Closes Tuesday, May 22, 2018 11:00 AM CDT

Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 328  -  Triskeles Auctions
Lot Number: 12

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Lot 12.  Britain, North Thames Region. Catuvellauni & Trinovantes. Cunobelinus. Ca. A.D. 8-41. AV 1/4 stater (11 mm, 1.35 g, 10 h). Cunobelinus Plastic type. Camulodunum. CA-M[V], grain ear lacking central stalk / CVN, horse with dashes for mane rearing right; above, branch and pellet. ABC 2816; Van Arsdell 2015; BMC 1846-8; SCBC 294. Scarce. Good very fine.

From the KJG Collection of British Celtic Coins. Ex Rudd 127 (January 2013), 51.

Cuobelinus was the greatest of all late Iron Age kings of Britain, and united the tribes of the Catuvellauni and Trinovantes after conquering the latter. He seems to have conquered Camulodunum and been quite proud of the achievement: no fewer than 44 of the 75 coin types he issued have the name inscribed on them, as does the coin offered here.

Estimate: US$ 300 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 261 
Closing DateFriday, December 15, 2017
11:03:40 AM CDT