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Live auction - brm_618214 - NONIA Denier

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Estimate : 250 €
Price : 200 €
Maximum bid : 200 €
End of the sale : 27 April 2021 14:58:02
bidders : 3 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 59 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 11 h.
Weight : 3,88 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Monnaie légèrement décentrée. Joli portrait. Revers à l’usure régulière. Patine grise de collection
Catalogue references :
Predigree :
Exemplaire provenant de la collection J. H


Obverse legend : S. C - SVFENAS.
Obverse description : Tête barbue de Saturne à droite ; derrière, tête de harpon et pierre conique.
Obverse translation : “Senatus Consulto/ Sufenas”, (avec l’accord du Sénat/ Sufenas).


Reverse legend : SEX. NONI À L'EXERGUE ; PR. L. - .V. P. F.
Reverse description : Rome assise à gauche sur un monceau d'armes, tenant une haste de la main droite, couronnée par la Victoire debout derrière elle, tenant une couronne de la main droite et une palme de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Sextus Nonius prætor ludos Victoriæ primus fecit”, (Sextus Nonius a institué les premiers jeux de la Victoire).


Pour ce type, M. Crawford a relevé une estimation de 56 coins de droit et de 62 coins de revers.

Historical background


(59 BC)

The gens Nonia is a plebeian family of Rome. Sextus Nonius instituted in 81 BC the "ludi Victoriae Sullanae" in order to commemorate the victory of his uncle at the Porte Colline in 82 BC..

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