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Lot 227 - Auction 52 - Greek and Roman Coins

Estimate:
14.000,00 GBP
Starting price:
10.000,00 GBP
Current bid:
38.000,00 GBP
Bids:
35


C. Numonius Vaala, Denarius, Rome, 41 BC
AR (g 3,82; mm 21; h 10)
Male head r.; around, C NVMONIVS - VAALA, Rv. Soldier rushing l., attacking wall defended by two soldiers; in ex. VAALA. Crawford 514/2; Numonia 2; Sydenham 1087.
Very rare and among the finest specimen known of this difficult issue. A magnificent
portrait struck on a very broad flan, toned and good extremely fine.

Ex Numismatica Ars Classica, Auction 45 (The Barry Feirstein Collection), lot 45; Triton, Auction VI (2003), lot 792.


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