+ Filters
New Search
Available Exact wording Only in the title

Live auction - brm_466371 - PINARIA Denier

You must sign-in 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 ckeck the Live auction FAQ

All winning bids are subject to a 12% buyer’s fee.
Estimate : 350 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 06 March 2018 14:56:33
Type : Denier
Date: 149 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 17,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 3,78 g.
Rarity : R1
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un petit flan bien centré des deux côtés, légèrement fendu à 1à heures au droit. Très belle tête de Rome. Revers bien venu à la frappe. Jolie patine de collection ancienne avec des reflets dorés
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire a été acquis en 2006 et provient de la collection C. Oliva


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête casquée de Rome à droite ; derrière X.


Reverse legend : NAT(TA)// ROMA.
Reverse description : Victoria (la Victoire) dans un bige allant à droite, tenant un fouet de la main droite et les rênes de la gauche.
Reverse translation : “Natta// Roma", (Natta// Rome).


Pour ce denier, M. Crawford donne une estimation de 91 coins de droit et de 116 coins de revers.

Historical background


(149 BC) Pinarius Natta

This year marked the beginning of the third and final Punic War. Utica joined the Roman alliance with Masinissa, king of Numidia who also died this year. Cato, the great or the censor, who had so often wished the destruction of Carthage died before seeing his wish come true. L. Marcius Censorinus and consuls are M. Manilius.

By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies to enhance your experience.