Orbiana, wife of Severus Alexander, (m.A.D.225), AE sestertius, special marriage issue of Alexander, Rome Mint, 225 A.D., (21.59 g), obv. SALL BARBIA ORBIANA AVG around, diademed bust draped to right, rev. around CONCORDIA AVGVSTORVM, Concordia seated to left, holding patera and double cornucopiae, SC in exergue, (S.8193, RIC 655, C.4, BMC 293). Attractive dark patina, evidence of cleaning, otherwise very fine or better and rare.
Ex Brian Bolton Collection and previously CNG Triton XVIII, lot 1180 with tickets.