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DESCRIPTION; (ref; Sear or New Sear = Roman Coins & Their Values); H = Hendin; Guide to Biblical Coins

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CAT.

£

 

Judean; AE Prutah: 1st Jewish Revolt against Rome 66-70 AD; Obv: שנת שלוש (Year 3) Amphora with broad rim; Rev: חר[ו]ת ציון - Vine Leaf: These prutah are the last type minted by the Kingdom of Israel before the destruction of the second commonwealth (Hendin 1363) 15mm: Historical Coin!

AF

RB3127

20.00

Judean; AE Prutah: 1st Jewish Revolt against Rome 66-70 AD; OBV: Amphora with broad rim; Rev: Vine Leaf: These prutah´s are the last type minted by the Kingdom of Israel before the destruction of the second commonwealth (Hendin 661) Historical Coin! Clipped planchet

VG

RB3238

7.00

 

Judean; AE Prutah: 1st Jewish Revolt against Rome 66-70 AD; Obv: שנת שלוש (Year 3) Amphora with broad rim; Rev: חר[ו]ת ציון - Vine Leaf: These prutah are the last type minted by the Kingdom of Israel before the destruction of the second commonwealth (Hendin 1363) 15mm: Historical Coin!

Fine

 

RB3119

 

28.00

Judean; AE Prutah: Procurator Valerius Gratus under Tiberius 15 – 26AD; Obv: TIB KAI CAP (Tiberius Caesar) in a wreath tied at base; Rev: Palm branch curved to right with inscription & date (year 3); (Hendin-1340)

Fine

RB3122

16.00

Judean; AE Prutah: Roman Procurator, Antoninus Felix under Claudius; 52 - 59 AD; OBV; NEP / ΩNO / C - crossed palm branches- date below (LIDelta = Yr 14 = 54AD -; Rev. LE KAICAPOC - 3 lines within a wreath

Fair

RB2971

4.00

Judean; AE Prutah: Roman Procurator. Porcius Festus, under Nero – 59-62 AD; OBV: Legend in wreath tied at the bottom with an X, NEP WNO C (Nero) Rev: C KAI APOC  - Palm branch: (Hendin 653)

VG

RB3239

6.00

Claudius; 41-54 A.D., AE As; standard type with patchy patina; English find of lower grade. OBV: ´TI.CLAVDIVS CAESAR AVG.P.M.TR.P.IMP.´; REV: ´S.C.´; Minerva with spear & shield; (Sear 639)

 

Good

 

RB3224

 

9.95

Vespasian; 69-79 A.D., AE As; old collection; rough surfaces with very patchy patina; reasonable portrait with parts legends; gap-filler. OBV: ´CAESAR VESPASIANVS AVG.´; REV: ´FORTVNAE REDVCI S.C.´; Fortune with rudder; (Sim. New Sear 2348)

 

VG

 

RB3188

 

8.95

Vespasian; 69-79 A.D., AE Sestertius; rare denomination; from specialist collector with ticket; chunky coin with intact legend; some remaining patina. OBV: ´IMP.CAES.VESPAS.AVG.P.M.TR.P.P.P.COS.III.´; REV: ´S.C.´; Mars advancing right; (New Sear 2335)

 

F/GF

 

RB3236

 

75.00

Vespasian; 69-79 A.D., AE As; old collection; rough surfaces with patchy patina; reasonable portrait with parts legends. OBV: ´IMP.CAES.VESPASIAN.AVG.COS.III.´; REV: ´AEQVITAS AVG.S.C.´; Aequitas standing left; (New Sear 2356)

 

F/VG

 

RB3196

 

9.95

Trajan; 98-117 A.D., AE As; green patina with slight earthy deposits mostly to legends; decent grade &bold reverse. OBV: ´IMP.CAES.NERVAE TRAIANO AVG.GER.DAC.P.M.TR.P.COS.V.P.P.´; REV: ´S.P.Q.R.OPTIMO PRINCIPI S.C.´; Dacian seated before trophy; scarce; (New Sear 3230)

 

GF+/

VF

 

RB3185

 

75.00

Trajan; 98-117 A.D., AE Sestertius; from specialist collector; brassy colour with some obverse toning; reasonable features with weak strike bottom left. OBV: 'IMP.CAES.NER.TRAIANO OPTIMO AVG.GER.DAC.P.M.TR.P.COS.VI.P.P.'; REV: 'SENATVS POPVLVSQVE ROMANVS S.C.'; Felicitas standing left; (New Sear 3192)

 

NF

 

RB3074

 

40.00

Trajan; 98-117 A.D., AE Sestertius; from specialist collector; fairly worn detail with part legends visible; very scarce reverse type. OBV: 'IMP.CAES.NERVAE TRAIANO AVG.GER.DAC.P.M.TR.P COS.V.P.P.'; REV: 'S.P/Q.R.OPTIMO PRINCIPI S.C.'; Dacian seated on shields before trophy; (N/Sear 3196)

 

Good

 

RB3250

 

25.00

Hadrian; 117-138 A.D., AE As; ticket as bought in the 1970-2000s (£12); green-brown patina; smaller flan but with decent features. OBV: 'HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS'; REV: 'COS.III.S.C.'; Salus feeding snake from patera; (N/Sear 3681)

 

F+

 

RB3355

 

17.50

Hadrian; 117-138 A.D., AE cast As; cast copy found on Roman site in Oxfordshire; detail visible but doesn´t scan well. OBV: ´HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS´; REV: ´COS.III.S.C.´; Minerva or Mars with shield right.

 

VG

 

RB3061

 

6.95

Antoninus Pius; 138-161 A.D., AE Sestertius; old collection; very patchy patina; visible detail with parts legends; scarce type. OBV: ´ANTONINVS AVG.PIVS P.P.TR.P.XVII. ´; REV: ´TEMPLVM DIV.AVG.REST. COS.IIII (in ex) S.C. ´; temple of Augustus; (New Sear 4235); Lincs.

 

Good/

VG

 

RB3189

 

12.95

Antoninus Pius; 138-161 A.D., AE Dupondius; obverse legend & patina mostly intact with patchy reverse but visible. OBV: ´ANTONINVS AVG.PIVS P.P.TR.P.COS.IIII.´; REV: ´FELICITAS AVG.S.C.´; Felicitas holding Capricorn & caduceus; (New Sear 4271); scarce

 

GF/

VG

 

RB3157

 

11.95

Antoninus Pius; 138-161 A.D., AE Sestertius; from specialist collector; good obverse with mostly clear legend; reverse very weak but identified. OBV: 'ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P.P.TR.P.COS.III.'; REV: 'IMPERATOR II S.C.'; Victory right with trophy; (N/Sear 4182)

 

Good

 

RB3257

 

18.50

Antoninus Pius; 138-161 A.D., AE Sestertius; much original patina but fairly pitted obverse; mostly clear obverse legend. OBV: 'ANTONINVS AVG.PIVS P.P.TR.P.COS.III.'; REV: 'IMPERATOR II.S.C.'; Victory holding trophy; (N/Sear 4182)

 

F/VG

 

RB3265

 

19.95

Marcus Aurelius; 161-180 A.D., AE Sestertius; from specialist collector; brassy tony with part legend visible; very scarce reverse. OBV: ´M.ANTONINVS AVG.TR.P.XXVII.´;  REV: ´GERMANICO AVG.IMP.VI.COS.III.S.C.´; trophy with Germania as captive seated left & bound male captive right; (New Sear 4974)

 

NF

 

RB3105

 

40.00

Marcus Aurelius; 161-180 A.D., AE Sestertius; from specialist collector; brown tone with fairly clear legends; good detail & attractive; rare. OBV: 'M.ANTONINVS AVG.TR.P.XXVII.'; REV: 'GERMANICO AVG.IMP.VI.COS.III.S.C.'; Germania seated beneath trophy, bound German male in front; (N/Sear 4974)

 

F+

 

RB3263

 

45.00

Faustina II; c.160 A.D., AE Sestertius; uncleaned detecting find; mostly smooth green patina with some flaking at edges. OBV: 'FAVSTINA AVGVSTA'; REV: 'IVNO S.C.'; Juno standing left with peacock; (N/Sear 5276); Northants.

 

VG

 

RB3266

 

14.95

Lucius Verus; 161-169 A.D., AE Sestertius; from specialist collector; mostly brassy tone with much of legends visible; rare reverse. OBV: ´L.VERVS AVG.ARM.PARTH.MAX. ´; REV: ´TR.POT.VI.IMP.III.COS.II.S.C´; captive Parthia seated in front of trophy; (New Sear 5383)

 

NF

 

RB3104

 

60.00

Septimius Severus; 193-211 A.D., AE Sestertius; much scarcer denomination from specialist collector; corroded obverse with fragments of legend; better reverse with fairly clear features. OBV: 'L.SEPT.SEV.PERT.AVG.IMP.V.'; REV: 'PART. ARAB.PART.ADIAB.COS.II.P.P.S.C.'; two captives seated beneath trophy; (N/Sear 6418)

 

Good/VG

 

RB3273

 

19.95

Severus Alexander; 222-235 A.D., AE Sestertius; ticket as bought in the 1970-2000s (£38); bold portrait with clear obverse legend; possibly once laminated; clear reverse legend. OBV: 'IMP.ALEXANDER PIVS AVG. '; REV: MARS VLTOR'; Mars with shield right; (N/Sear 7979)

 

GF

 

RB3341

 

30.00

Philip II; 247-249 A.D., AR Antoninianus; ticket as bought in the 1970-2000s (£50); very light toning started but with clear detail & legends. OBV: 'M.IVL.PHILIPPVS CAES.'; REV: 'PRINCIPI IVVENT.'; Emperor holding spear & globe; (N/Sear 9242)

 

GF

 

RB3364

 

27.50

Herennius Etruscus; 251 A.D., AR Antoninianus; scarce; ex-Format Coins; attractive toning with clear detail & legends. OBV: 'Q.HER.ETR.MES.DECIVS NOB.C. '; REV: 'SPES PVBLICA'; Spes holding flower; (N/Sear 9526)

 

NVF

 

RB3282

 

50.00

Hostilian; 251 A.D., AR Antoninianus; rare Emperor; old collection with ticket for £150; slight porosity but of good weight; good detail with majority of legends intact. OBV: ´C.OVAL.OSTIL.MES.COVINTVS AVG. ´; REV: ´ROMAE AETERNAE´; Roma seated left; (New Sear 9583)

 

NVF/VF

 

RB3198

 

Sold

Aemilian; 253 A.D., AR Antoninianus; old collection with ticket for £350; slightly on dull side but good weight with clear legends & softer reverse; rare Emperor. OBV: ´IMP.AEMILIANVS PIVS FEL.AVG.´; REV: ´VICTORIA AVG.´; Victory left; (New Sear 9846)

 

NVF/GF

 

RB3181

 

150.00

Claudius II; 268-270 A.D., AE Antoninianus; some original silvering with bold detail & clear legends. OBV: ´IMP.C.CLAVDIVS AVG. ´; REV: ´SPES PVBLICA´; Spes advancing left; (Sear 3220)

 

GF

 

RB3101

 

9.95

Quintillus; 270 A.D., AE Antoninianus; scarce; quite chunky with green patina; usual smaller flan with much of legends. OBV: 'IMP.C.M.AVR.CL.QVINTILLVS AVG. '; REV: 'AETERNIT.AVG. '; Sol left, raising hand; (N/Sear 11433)

 

F+

 

RB3307

 

11.95

Quintillus; 270 A.D., AE Antoninianus; light green patina with some brown infill; almost clear legends & scarce. OBV: 'IMP.C.M.AVR.CL.QVINTILLVS AVG.'; REV: 'PAX AVGVSTI'; Pax holding branch; (N/Sear 11449)

F+/

GF+

 

RB3308

 

12.95

Allectus; 293-296 A.D., AE Antoninianus; nice portrait, green patina with flan break as struck; scarce. OBV: 'IMP.C.ALLECTVS P.F.AVG.'; REV: 'PAX AVG. ML'; (N/Sear 13818); Northants.

 

NVF/F

 

RB3302

 

25.00




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