E-Auction 43 Aftersale Lot 83

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E-Auction 43 Aftersale Lot 83

MOESIA INFERIOR. Marcianopolis. Caracalla. A.D. 198-217. Æ. 11.11 gm. 26 mm. Julius Faustinianus, governor circa A.D. 205-211. Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust of Caracalla as a boy right; AVK M AVP - ANTΩNINOC / Eagle standing facing, head left, holding a wreath in its beak; VI ΦAVCTINIANOV MAPKIANOΠOΛITΩN. AMNG I 613. Cf. BMC Thrace 11 obverse, BMC Thrace 8 reverse (Sept. Severus). Cf. BMC Munich 280. Extremely Fine; glossy dark green patina; charming youthful portrait; fine style. Rare and choice.

Ex Davissons Auction 30 (11 October 2011) lot 124. Ex Freeman & Sear Mail Bid Sale 5.


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