Lucernae Prima

Closes Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:00 AM CDT

Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 347  -  Pars Coins
Lot Number: 220

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Lot 220.  BITHYNIA, Nicomedia. Vespasian. AD 69-79. (19.56 gm; 34 mm). Marcus Salvidenus Asprenas, proconsul. Laureate head right / Legend in five lines within wreath. RPC II -, but cf. 648 for a nearly identical coin naming the proconsul Marcus Plancius Varus. Seemingly unpublished. Lovely strike on a nice broad flan. Some minor smoothing on the obverse field. Lovely elegant style. Original green patina. Choice EF. Extremely rare.

Estimate: US$ 2,000 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceNot Available
Closing DateMonday, April 20, 2020
12:13:00 PM CDT