+ Filters
New Search
Available Exact wording Only in the title

Live auction - brm_577871 - EGNATIA Denier

You must signin and be an approved bidder to bid, LOGIN TO BID. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register. Clicking on "BID" constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of cgb.fr private live auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information check the Live auction FAQ

All winning bids are subject to a 18% buyer’s fee.
Estimate : 650 €
Price : 415 €
Maximum bid : 660 €
End of the sale : 16 June 2020 14:33:00
bidders : 3 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 75 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 19 mm
Orientation dies : 9 h.
Weight : 3,99 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Flan ovale avec un très beau buste de Cupidon au droit. Petite faiblesse de frappe au revers. Belle monnaie pour ce type rare et recherché ! Patine grise
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant de la collection Jean-Christophe Payen


Obverse legend : MAXSVMVS.
Obverse description : Buste nu et ailé de Cupidon à droite avec l’arc et la carquois sur l’épaule.
Obverse translation : “Maxsumus”, (Maxsumus).


Reverse legend : C. EGN(AT)IVS CN./ F./ CN. N.
Reverse description : Jupiter et Liber debout de face dans un temple distyle ; dans le champ à gauche, XXIIII (24).
Reverse translation : “Caius Egnatius Cnæi Filius Cnæi Nepos”, (Caius Egnatius fils de Cneius petit-fils de Cneius).


Pour ce type, M. Crawford a relevé une estimation de vingt coins de droit et de vingt-deux coins de revers.

Historical background


(75 BC)

The Gens Egnatia is a Roman plebeian family of equestrian order.

cgb.fr uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
To remove the banner, you must accept or refuse their use by clicking on the corresponding buttons.