Roman Empire, Anthemius, 467-472, Solidus 468, Rome, very rare

ZRORY

Sign In

Description

Roman Empire. Anthemius, 467-472. Solidus 468, Rome. Gold 4.42 g.; 21 mm.
Obverse: Helmeted, pearl-diademed and draped bust facing three-quarters right, holding spear over right shoulder. Obverse caption: D N ANTHE – MIVS P F AVG //
Reverse: Two emperors, in military attire, standing facing, holding spears and supporting between them a globe surmounted by cross; in centre field, ROMA in monogram. In exergue, COMOB.
Reverse caption: SALVS R – EI P – VBLICAE

RIC: 2831.

An amazing and very rare piece, virtually as struck!
Mint state MS 63

Provenance Details

Ex. Sotheby's 2 November 1998, lot 38.

NumisCorner

CDMA - 118B rue royale
59800 Lille - France
+33 328 14 42 36
See inventory

Payment

Bankwire accepted
Paypal accepted

Shipping

  • Free shipping