Lot 2758: Ancient Roman Imperial Coins - Commodus - Victory Sestertius
December 10, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 183 AD. Rome mint. Obv: M COMMODVS ANTONINVS AVG legend with laureate head right. Rev: TR P VIII (IMP V) COS IIII PP legend with Victory walking left, holding a trophy with both hands; S-C across fields. Obverse legend variant of RIC 352 and Cohen 862 (both listing obverse legend ending with AVG PIVS); Sear 5821 variant (obverse legend and Victory walking right); not in BMC; other coins of this issuing period have legends with and without PIVS, this legend should be added to RIC 352. See Wildwinds.com (this coin). 24.14 grams. .
Condition Report: Near extremely fine. Very rare.