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A.K.Collection: Lot no. 1010

    ID A01:

Clodius Albinus as Caesar AD 193-195. Denarius (AR; 17-18mm; 3.11g; 12h) 193. D - CLOD SEPT – ALBIN CAES Bare head of Clodius Albinus to right. Rev. MINER – PA-CIF COS II Minerva, helmeted, draped to feet, standing front, head left, holding branch up in right hand and resting left on oval shield, set on ground; spear, almost vertical, rests again left arm. Rare.

BMCRE V p. 37, 96; C. 48; RIC IV, 1 p. 45, 7corr (a) and pl. 2.11.

From the Mueller collection 1977.


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    ID A02:

Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Denarius (AR; 18-19mm; 2.88g; 11h) Emesa, 194-195. IMP CAE L SEP SEV P-ERT AVG COS II Laureate and bearded head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. INVICTO – IMP Trophy in centre, consisting of helmet, cuirass, spears, and shields; at foot, left, spear and crested helmet, right, two oblong shields and two spears. Very rare.

BMCRE V p. 94, 365 and pl. 16.6; C. 232; RIC IV, 1 p. 143, 389.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A03:

Septimius Severus AD 193-211. Denarius (AR; 17-18mm; 3.56g; 4h) Emesa, 194-195. IMP CAE L SEP [SEV] - PERT AVC COS II Laureate and bearded head of Septimius Severus to right. Rev. SPQR OPTIM-O PRINCIPI Septimius, in military dress, on horse prancing left, holding vertical spear in right hand and reins in left. Rare.

BMCRE V p. 97, 389 and pl. 16.20; C. 652; mt 6, 2008, p. 136f. and pl. 22 (this coin illustrated); RIC IV, 1 p. 147, 415.

From the stock of Pilartz Cologne 1967.


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    ID A04:

Julia Domna, Augusta AD 193-217. Denarius (AR; 15-18mm; 2.98g; 12h) Alexandria, 193-194 (?). IVLIA DO-MNA AVG Draped bust of Julia Domna to right; hair waved and coiled at back. Rev. BONI – EVENTVS Bonus Eventus standing left, holding plate of fruit in right hand and corn-ears in left. Very rare.

Alexandria p. 29, and p. 117 pl. 3 (this coin illustrated); BMCRE V p. 86, ++; C. cf. 10; RIC IV, 1 p. 174, 608.

Ex Münzen- und Medaillenhandlung Brandt + Sonntag list 5, Stuttgart 1987, 99.


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    ID A05:

Caracalla 198-217 AD. Denarius (AR; 17-18mm; 3.21g; 12h) 213. ANTONINVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate head of Caracalla to right. Rev. P M TR P XVI COS IIII P P Hercules, naked, standing front, head left, holding branch in right hand and club, sloped slightly to right, in left; lion-skin over left arm.

BMCRE V p. 440, *; C. 221; RIC IV, 1 p. 241, 206b.

From the stock of G. Hirsch Munich 1959.


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    ID A06:

Caracalla AD 198-217. Denarius (AR; 18-19mm; 3.63g; 12h) 210-213. ANTONINVS - PIVS AVG BRIT Laureate head of Caracalla to right. Rev. FIDEI EXERCITVS Fides, draped, fold of drapery falling over left arm, standing front, head left, holding standard, nearly vertical, in right hand and legionary eagle, sloped slightly upwards to right, in left; to right, standard, erect, in ground.

BMCRE V p. 370, 71 and pl. 55.2; C. 76var; RIC IV, I p. 243, 213.

Ex Münchner Münzhandlung K. Kress 122, Munich 30 Mai 1962, 1238.


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    ID A07:

Geta as Caesar AD 197-209. Denarius (AR; 18-20mm; 3.35g; 6h) 200-202. P SEPT GETA CAES PONT Draped bust of Geta to right. Rev. PRI-NC IVVENTV-[TI]S Geta, in military dress, with cloak hanging behind him, standing front, head left, holding baton in right hand and sceptre in left; to right, trophy.

BMCRE V p. 198, 234var (spear and branch); C. 157var; RIC IV, I p. 316, 18var.

From the stock Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1966.


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    ID A08:

Geta as Caesar AD 197-209. Denarius (AR; 18-19mm; 2.53g; 12h) Laodicea ad mare, 203. P SEPTIMIVS GETA CAES Bare-headed, draped and cuirassed bust of Geta to right. Rev. SEVERI PII AVG FIL Priesterly emblems; from left to right, lituus, axe, jug, simpulum, sprinkler.

BMCRE V p. 303, 754; C. 189; RIC IV, I p. 329, 107.


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    ID A09:

Macrinus AD 217-218. Denarius (AR; 19-20mm; 3.19g; 5h) 217-218. IMP C M OPEL SEV - MACRINVS AVG Laureate, cuirassed and draped bust of Macrinus to right, seen half from back. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVG Liberalitas, draped, standing front, head left, holding abacus up in right hand and cornucopiae in left; fold of drapery over left arm.

BMCRE V p. 506, 69 and pl. 80.8; C. 41; RIC IV, II p.11, 78.

Ex F. Sternberg XIII, Zurich 17-18 Nov 1983 lot 834.


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    ID A10:

Elagabalus AD 218-222. Denarius (AR; 18-19mm; 3.03g; 6h) Antioch, 219-222. IMP ANTONINVS PIVS AVG Laureate and draped bust of Elagabal to right. Rev. SVMMVS SACERDOS AVG Elagabalus, draped, standing front, head left, sacrifing out of patera in right hand, over garlanded and lighted altar left, and holding branch in left hand; in field to left, large star.

BMCRE V p. 565, 230var; C. 276var; RIC IV, II p. 44, 200var (club).

From the Niggeler collection, and from the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1968.


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    ID A11:

Julia Maesa, Augusta AD 218-224/5. Denarius (AR; 17-18mm; 2.61g; 4h) 219-222. IVLIA MAESA AVG Bust of Julia Maesa, draped, head bare, to right; hair in vertical waves and fastened in queue and bun at back. Rev. PIE-T-AS AVG Pietas, draped, standing front, head left, raises both hands in prayer; on left, altar.

BMCRE V p. 541, 75; C. - cf 34 Antoninian; RIC IV, II p. 50, 266.

From the stock of Frankfurter Münzhandlung E. Button Frankfurt 1960.


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    ID A12:

Severus Alexander AD 222-235. Denarius (AR; 19-20mm; 2.68g; 5h) 222. IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. P M TR P - C-OS P P Jupiter, naked except for cloak hanging behind him over both arms, standing front, head left, holding thunderbolt in right hand and vertical spear in left.

BMCRE VI p. 116, 14; C. 204; RIC IV, II p. 71, 5.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1969.


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    ID A13:

Severus Alexander AD 222-235. Denarius (AR; 18mm; 3.39g; 12h) 222-228. IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG Laureate and draped bust of Severus Alexander to right, seen from the back. Rev. PAX AETERNA AVG Pax draped, standing front, head left, holding branch up in right hand and vertical sceptre in left; fold of drapery over left arm.

BMCRE VI p. 126, 132; C. 183; RIC IV, II p. 83, 165.

Ex list Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel FPL 198, Mar 1960, 267.


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    ID A14:

Severus Alexander AD 222-235. Denarius (AR; 18-20mm;3.26 g; 7h) 228-231. IMP SEV ALE-XAND AVG Laureate head of Severus Alexander to right, slight drapery on left shoulder. Rev. VIRTVS - AVG Severus Alexander, in military dress, standing left, right foot on helmet, holding globe in right hand and vertical spear, reversed, in left.

BMCRE VI p. 178, 648; C. 586var (no drapery); RIC IV, II p. 87, 226b.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1965.


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    ID A15:

Severus Alexander AD 222-235. Denarius (AR; 17-19mm; 3.13g; 6h) Antioch, undated. IMP C M AVR SEV ALEXAND AVG Laureate, cuirassed and draped bust of Severus Alexander to right. Rev. PIETAS AVG Pietas draped, standing front, head left, with right hand dropping incense on lighted altar and holding box in left; fold of drapery over left arm.

BMCRE VI p. 218, 1059 and pl. 32; C.196; RIC IV, II p. 93, 293.

Ex G. Hirsch Nachf. 177, Munich 10 Feb 1993, 1106.


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    ID A16:

Julia Mamaea, Augusta AD 222-235. Denarius (AR; 19-21mm; 2.71g; 12h) IVLIA MA-MAEA AVG Draped bust of Julia Mamaea to right, wearing diadem. Rev. FELICITAS – PVBLICA Felicitas draped, seated left on chair, holding up caduceus in right hand and cornucopiae in left.

BMCRE VI p. 179, 659 and pl. 22; C. 24; RIC IV, II p. 98, 338.

From the stock of A. Hess, Luzern 1965.


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    ID A17:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 5.64g; 12h) 1st issue, end of July 238 – end of July 239. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right. Rev. PAX - A-VGVSTI Pax standing front, head left, holding branch up in right hand and transverse sceptre in left.

C. 173var; RIC IV, III p. 16, 3.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1961.


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    ID A18:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 4.38g; 12h) 2nd issue, late July 239 – end of year (?). IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right. Rev. P M TR P II COS P P Jupiter standing front, head left, holding thunderbolt in right hand over Gordian standing left and vertical sceptre in left hand.

C. 189; RIC IV, III p. 17, 16 and pl.1.8.


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    ID A19:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.27g; 5h) 3rd issue, January 1st to March (?) 240. IMP CAES M ANT GORDIANVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian to right. Rev. ROMAE AETERNAE Roma, helmeted, in military dress, seated left on shield, holding Victory and spear.

C. 312; RIC IV, III p. 19, 38 and pl.1.15.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.


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    ID A20:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 21mm; 4.32g; 6h) 4th issue, 241-243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right; slightly bearded. Rev. LAETITIA AVG N Laetitia standing left, holding wreath in right hand and anchor in left.

C. 121; RIC IV, III p. 25, 86 and pl. 2.9.

Ex Lanz list 27, 3756 (ref. not checked).


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    ID A21:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 3.67g; 8h) 4th issue, 241-243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right. Rev. VIRTVTI AVGVSTI Hercules, naked, standing right, resting right hand on hip and resting left on club set on rock; lion-skin beside club.

C. 404; RIC IV, III p. 25, 95 and pl. 3.1.

From the stock of M. Brugger Zug 1995.


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    ID A22:

Gordian III AD 238-244. Denarius (AR; 19-21mm; 3.05g; 10h) 4th issue, 241-243. IMP GORDIANVS PIVS FEL AVG Laureate, cuirassed and draped bust of Gordian to right. Rev. LAETITIA AVG N Laetitia standing left, holding wreath in right hand and anchor in left.

C. 120; RIC IV, III p. 26, 113.

Ex G. Neider list 1, Stadtbergen bei Augsburg 1967, 134.


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    ID A23:

Philip I AD 244-249. Antoninianus (AR; 23-24mm; 5.44g; 6h) 246. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Philip I to right. Rev. P M TR - P III COS P P Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus in right and cornucopiae in left hand.

C. 124; RIC IV, III p. 68, 3.

From the stock of E. Beckenbauer Munich 1960.


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    ID A24:

Philip I AD 244-249. Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.35g; 6h) 247. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Philip I to right. Rev. P M TR P - IIII COS P P Felicitas standing left, holding caduceus in right hand and cornucopiae in left.

C. 136; RIC IV, III p. 69, 4 and pl. 5.17.

From the Perron collection 1960.


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    ID A25:

Philip I AD 244-249. Antoninianus (AR; 22-23mm; 3.83g; 7h) 244-247. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Philip to right. Rev. AEQVITAS AVGG Aequitas standing left, holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left.

C. 9var (AVG); mt 11, 2008 p. 152 and pl. 16 (this coin illustrated); RIC IV, III p. 71, 27b.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1967.


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    ID A26:

Philip I AD 244-249. Antoninianus (AR; 21-23mm; 4.65g; 12h) 244-247. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Philip to right. Rev. ANNONA AVGG Annona standing left, holding corn-ears in right hand over modius and cornucopiae in left.

C. 25; RIC IV, III p. 71, 28c and pl. 5.13.

From the stock of M. Brugger Zug 1995.


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    ID A27:

Philip I AD 244-249. Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.73g; 12h) 244-247. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Philip to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVGG II Liberalitas standing left, holding abacus (with five dots) and cornucopiae.

C. 87; RIC IV, III p. 72, 38b and pl. 5.15.

From the Rosche collection 1994.


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    ID A28:

Otacilia Severa, Augusta AD 244-249. Antoninianus (AR; 21-24mm; 4.28g; 1h) 246-248. M OTACIL SEVERA AVG Diademed, draped bust of Otacilia Severa to right, on crescent. Rev. CONCORDIA AVGG Concordia seated left, holding patera in right hand and double cornucopiae in left.

C. 4; RIC IV, III p. 83, 125c.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1971.


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    ID A29:

Philip II as Augustus AD 247-249 Antoninianus (AR; 22mm; 3.95g; 6h) 247-249. IMP PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate and draped bust of Philip II to right. Rev. LIBERALITAS AVGG III Philip I and Philip II seated left on curule chairs: Philip I, nearer spectator, holds short sceptre.

C. 17; RIC IV, III p. 97, 230 and pl. 8.15.

From the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1966.


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    ID A30:

Philip II as Augustus AD 247-249 Antoninianus (AR; 21-22mm; 4.23g; 6h) Antioch, 247-249. IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Philip II to right. Rev. AEQVITAS AVG Aequitas standing left, holding scales in right hand and cornucopiae in left. Rare.

C. -cf. 1; RIC IV, III p. 99, 240a.

From the stock of D. Rauch Wien 1997.


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    ID A31:

Trajan Decius AD 249-251 Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 4.22g; 5h) Group II, 249-251. IMP C M Q TRAIANVS DECIVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Trajan Decius to right. Rev. VICT-ORIA AV-G Victory running left, holding wreath in right hand and palm in left.

C. -; RIC IV, III p. 123, 29c.


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    ID A32:

Herennius Etruscus as Caesar AD 249-251. Antoninianus (AR; 19-20mm; 3.52g; 12h) 250-251. Q HER ETR MES DECIVS NOB C Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Herennius Etruscus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVGVSTORVM Sprinkler, simpulum, jug and lituus. Rare.

C. 14; RIC IV, III p.139, 143 and pl. 11.11.

Ex Münchner Münzhandlung K. Kress 120 Munich 30 Nov 1961, 914.


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    ID A33:

Hostilian as Caesar AD 250-251 Antoninianus (AR; 19-21mm; 4.03g; 6h) undated, 251 (?) C VALENS HOSTIL MES QVINTVS N C Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Hostilian to right. Rev. PRINCIPI IVVENTVTIS Hostilian standing left, holding standard in right hand and spear reversed in left hand. Rare.

C. 34; RIC IV, III p. 144, 181d (Trajan Decius).

From the Niggeler collection and from the stock of Münzen und Medaillen AG Basel 1970.


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    ID A34:

Trebonianus Gallus AD 251-253 Antoninianus (AR; 21mm; 3.81g; 12h) 251-253. IMP CAEC VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVG-G Pietas, veiled, standing left, raising both hands; in field to right, star. Rare.

C. 84; RIC IV, III p. 163, 42 (Revers proper to Trebonianus Gallus).

From the stock of Maison Platt Paris 1964.


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    ID A35:

Trebonianus Gallus AD 251-253 Antoninianus (AR; 20-23mm; 3.69g; 12h) Milan, 251-253 . IMP C C VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. IVNO MARTIALIS Juno seated left, holding corn-ears in right hand and sceptre in left.

C. 46; RIC IV, III p. 166, 69 and pl. 13.15 (Revers proper to Trebonianus Gallus).

From the Vögele collection 1970.


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    ID A36:

Trebonianus Gallus AD 251-253 Antoninianus (AR; 20-22mm; 3.80g; 12h) Milan, 251-253 . IMP C C VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. PAX - AETERNA Pax standing left, holding branch in right hand and transverse sceptre in left.

C. 76; RIC IV, III p. 166, 71 (Revers proper to Trebonianus Gallus).

From the Rosen collection and from the stock of F. Sternberg Zurich 1999.


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    ID A37:

Trebonianus Gallus AD 251-253 Antoninianus (AR; 22-24mm; 3.60g; h) Milan, 251-253. IMP C C VIB TREB GALLVS AVG Radiate, cuirassed and draped bust of Trebonianus Gallus to right. Rev. PIETAS AVGG Pietas, veiled, standing left, raising both hands; to left, altar.

C. 88; RIC IV, III p. 166, 72 and pl. 13.16.

From the stock of E. Beckenbauer Munich 1963.


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