Coins and Antiquities Consignment Shop
  Welcome Guest. Please login or register. All items are guaranteed authentic for eternity! Please call us if you have questions 252-646-1958. Thanks for your business! Welcome Guest. Please login or register. Internet challenged? We are happy to take your order over the phone. Please call if you have questions 252-646-1958. Thanks for your business!

Catalog Main Menu
Fine Coins Showcase

Antiquities Showcase
Recent Additions
Recent Price Reductions

Show empty categories
Shop Search
Shopping Cart
Contact Us
About Forum
Shopping at Forum
Our Guarantee
Payment Options
Shipping Options & Fees
Privacy & Security
Forum Staff
Selling Your Coins
Identifying Your Coin
FAQs

Home > Catalog > Roman Coins > The Twelve Caesars > Augustus > SH84731
Augustus, 16 January 27 B.C. - 19 August 14 A.D.
Strabo wrote, "The Romans possess Lugdunum, founded below a ridge at the confluence of the Arar and the Rhone. It is the most populous of all the other cities except Narbo; for it is a center of commerce, and the Roman emperors strike their silver and gold coinage there." (4.3.2)
SH84731. Silver denarius, RIC I 167a, BMCRE I 451, RSC I 137, BnF I 1373, Hunter I 197, SRCV I 1610, Choice Mint State, lustrous, nice portrait, fantastic bull, slight obverse die wear, small closed die crack, Lugdunum (Lyon, France) mint, weight 3.770g, maximum diameter 19.1mm, die axis 225o, 15 - 13 B.C.; obverse AVGVSTVS DIVIēF, bare head right, border of dots; reverse bull butting right, left foreleg raised, lashing tail, IMPēX in exergue, linear border; from the Marcelo Leal Collection; SOLD











Catalog current as of Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
Page created in 0.468 seconds
Roman Coins