Sabina, wife of Hadrian. Aureus 129, AV 7.45 g. SABINA AVGVSTA – HADRIANI AVG P P Draped bust r., hair in stephane and in long tail at back. Rev. CONCOR – DIA AVG Concordia seated l., holding patera and leaning l. elbow on statue of Spes. C 13 var. (cornucopiae below throne). BMC Hadrian 894. RIC Hadrian 398 var. (cornucopiae below throne). Calicó 1429 (this coin). Biaggi 675 (this coin).
Rare. An attractive portrait of high style struck on large flan,
good very fine / about extremely fine
Ex NAC sale 49, 2008, B.d.B, 231. Privately purchased in 1950. From the Biaggi collection. From the collection of a retired banker.
|Price realized||8'000 CHF|
|Starting price||8'000 CHF|