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18'500 CHF

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Caracalla Aureus, Mars reverse, ex Rashleigh collection

Caracalla (AD 198-217), AV Aureus (20 mm, 7.03 g), Rome, 205 AD.
Obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right.
Rev. PONTIF TR P VIII COS II, Mars, naked but for cloak over shoulder, standing left, right foot on helmet, holding olive-branch and spear.
RIC 80a; BMC 476; C. 419.

Rare. With a wonderful portrait of the young emperor. Lustrous and good extremely fine.

From the collection of J.C.S. Rashleigh and ex Glendining & Co. Sale January 14th 1953, lot 63; there stated to be from "the Burrage cabinet".

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2018-06-13 17:39:17 Description
Caracalla Aureus, Mars reverse, ex Rashleigh collection Caracalla (AD 198-217), AV Aureus (20 mm, 7.03 g), Rome, 205 AD. Obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P VIII COS II, Mars, naked but for cloak over shoulder, standing left, right foot on helmet, holding olive-branch and spear. RIC 80a; BMC 476; C. 419. Rare. With a wonderful portrait of the young emperor. Lustrous and good extremely fine. From the collection of J.C.S. Rashleigh and ex Glending & Co. Sale January 14th 1953, lot 63; there stated to be from "the Burrage cabinet".
Description
Caracalla Aureus, Mars reverse, ex Rashleigh collection Caracalla (AD 198-217), AV Aureus (20 mm, 7.03 g), Rome, 205 AD. Obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P VIII COS II, Mars, naked but for cloak over shoulder, standing left, right foot on helmet, holding olive-branch and spear. RIC 80a; BMC 476; C. 419. Rare. With a wonderful portrait of the young emperor. Lustrous and good extremely fine. From the collection of J.C.S. Rashleigh and ex Glendining & Co. Sale January 14th 1953, lot 63; there stated to be from "the Burrage cabinet".
2018-06-13 17:12:58 Description
Caracalla Aureus, Mars reverse, ex Rashleigh collection Caracalla (AD 198-217), AV Aureus (20 mm, 7.03 g), Rome, 205 AD. Obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P VIII COS II, Mars, naked but for cloak over shoulder, standing left, right foot on helmet, holding olive-branch and spear. RIC 80a; BMC 476; C. 419. Rare. With a wonderful portrait of the young emperor. Lustrous and good extremely fine. From the collection of J.C.S. Rashleigh and ex Glending & Co. Sale January 14th 1953, lot 63.
Description
Caracalla Aureus, Mars reverse, ex Rashleigh collection Caracalla (AD 198-217), AV Aureus (20 mm, 7.03 g), Rome, 205 AD. Obv. ANTONINVS PIVS AVG, Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust to right. Rev. PONTIF TR P VIII COS II, Mars, naked but for cloak over shoulder, standing left, right foot on helmet, holding olive-branch and spear. RIC 80a; BMC 476; C. 419. Rare. With a wonderful portrait of the young emperor. Lustrous and good extremely fine. From the collection of J.C.S. Rashleigh and ex Glending & Co. Sale January 14th 1953, lot 63; there stated to be from "the Burrage cabinet".
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