A very rare aureus of Trajan Decius
Lot 2636
Trajan Decius, 249-251. Aureus (Gold, 20 mm, 4.56 g, 6 h), Rome, 249. IMP TRAIANVS DECIVS AVG Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trajan Decius to right, seen from behind. Rev. GENIVS EXERCITVS ILLYRICIANI Genius standing front, head to left, holding patera in his right hand and cornucopiae with his left; to right, signum. Calicó 3292. Cohen 62. RIC 4a. A very rare coin with an attractive early portrait. Plugged hole at 12 o'clock on the obverse and with a flan crack and faint scratches, otherwise, extremely fine.


Ex Leu Web Auction 18, 18-20 December 2021, 3060.
Starting price:
1000 CHF
Current bid:
2200 CHF
Bid increment:
200 CHF
Minimum bid:
2400 CHF
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Closing time: 18-Jul-22, 12:14:00 CEST
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