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NEW Clementia was the goddess of forgiveness and mercy, which the Romans considered good traits for a caesar or emperor. In 44 B.C., a temple was consecrated to her by the Roman Senate, possibly at Julius Caesar's instigation. She was deified as a celebrated virtue of Julius Caesar, who was famed for his forbearance, especially following his civil war with Pompey from 49 B.C.RS94582. Silver denarius, RIC II-3 1066 (S), BMCRE III 536, RSC II 218, Hunter II 182, SRCV II 3464 var. (bare head left), aVF/F, nice portrait, flow lines, toning, porous, small edge cracks, weight 2.828 g, maximum diameter 18.1 mm, die axis 180o, Rome mint, 129 - 130 A.D.; obverse HADRIANVS AVGVSTVS, bare head right; reverse CLEMENTIA AVG COS III P P, Clementia (mercy) standing slightly left, head left, patera in extended right hand, long scepter vertical in left hand; from the Ray Nouri Collection; scarce; $120.00 SALE |PRICE| $108.00
Lot of 20 Venetian Silver Grossi, 1193 - 1471, F - VF, Clipped
When the Venetian grosso (plural Grossi) was first introduced under doge Enrico Dandolo in 1193, it weighed 2.18 grams of 98.5% silver, and was valued at 26 dinarii. Its name is from the same root as groschen and the English groat, all derived from the denaro grosso. Its value was allowed to float relative to other Venetian coins until it was pegged to 4 soldini in 1332. In 1332, 1 grosso was the equivalent of 4 soldini, or 48 dinarii. From 1340 to 1370, the increased price of silver forced most doges to stop issuing grossi, and the others to issue only a few. When Doge Andrea Contarini resumed production of grossi their weight began to fall and continued falling until Cristoforo Moro struck the last Venetian grossi with a weight of 0.45 grams.LT79656. Silver Lot, Lot of 20 Venice, Italy, silver grosso, F - VF, clipped, possibly some imitatives, unattributed, no flips or tags, bulk lot; as-is, no returns; SOLD
Lot of 93 Medieval and Modern Coins
When we take photos of bulk lots the coins on top are completely random. We don't pick the best or most interesting and put them on top. The best coin(s) might be on the bottom.LT85396. Bronze Lot, 93 medieval and modern coins, some holed, some bent, unattributed to type, no tags or flips, actual coins in the photographs, as-is, no returns, only $2.58 each; SOLD