Lot 2667: Ancient Roman Imperial Coins - Augustus - Victory Quinarius
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 25-23 BC. Emerita, Spain mint. Obv: AVGVST legend behind bare head left. Rev: P CARISI LEG legend with Victory standing right, crowning trophy. RIC 1b; RSC 386; BMC 295. 1.53 grams. . In 23 BC, Carisius completed the construction of the city of Augusta Emerita in Lusitania, begun by Augustus for the veterans (emeriti) of the legions V and VII.
Condition Report: Very fine.