Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 21Auction date: 19 July 2022
Lot number: 4069

Price realized: 700 CHF   (Approx. 719 USD / 705 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba, 68-69. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 27 mm, 10.47 g, 6 h), Rome, late summer 68. IMP SER SVLP GALBA CAES AVG TR P Laureate head of Galba to right. Rev. CERES AVGVSTA / S C Ceres seated to left, holding grain ear and poppy in her right hand and winged caduceus in her left. BMC 141. Cohen 155. RIC 324. An attractive example with a particularly individual portrait. Somewhat rough on the obverse, otherwise, very fine.


From the collection of Dipl.-Ing. Adrian Lang.

Starting price: 100 CHF

Match 1:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 21Auction date: 19 July 2022
Lot number: 4068

Price realized: 1,600 CHF   (Approx. 1,643 USD / 1,612 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba, 68-69. Sestertius (Orichalcum, 35 mm, 27.74 g, 7 h), Rome, circa July 68-January 69. IMP SER GALBA AVG TR P Laureate head of Galba to right. Rev. S - C Victory advancing to left, holding palladium in her right hand palm frond in her left. BMC, p. 326 note. Cohen 258. RIC 254. Very rare and with a bold potrait. Minor deposits, otherwise, very fine.


From the collection of Dipl.-Ing. Adrian Lang and the collection of Monsieur Note (1910-1982), Roma E-Auction 47, 28 June 2018, 632.

Starting price: 200 CHF

Match 2:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 23Auction date: 22 August 2022
Lot number: 3759

Price realized: 320 CHF   (Approx. 334 USD / 332 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Otho, 69. Denarius (Silver, 20 mm, 2.86 g, 6 h), Rome, 15 January-16 April 69. IMP OTHO CAESAR AVG TR P Bare head of Otho to right. Rev. PONT MAX Aequitas standing front, head to left, holding scales in her right hand and scepter in her left. BMC 6. Cohen 9. RIC 19. Scrapes, otherwise, good fine.

Starting price: 25 CHF

Match 3:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 20Auction date: 16 July 2022
Lot number: 2385

Price realized: 1,600 CHF   (Approx. 1,634 USD / 1,621 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba, 68-69. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 29 mm, 15.58 g, 6 h), Rome, October 68. IMP•SER•GALBA CAE AVG TR P Laureate and draped bust of Galba to right. Rev. PAX AVGVST / S - C Pax standing front, head to left, holding olive branch in her right hand and cornucopiae in her left. BMC -. Cohen -. RIC -. Apparently unpublished with this bust type. A beautiful coin with a lovely brown and red patina. Light doubling, otherwise, good very fine.


Ex Leu Web Auction 16, 22-24 May 2021, 3409, previously from an old Swiss collection and ex Schweizerische Kreditanstalt Monetarium FPL 38, autumn 1982, 125 (with original dealer's ticket).

Starting price: 200 CHF

Match 4:
Leu Numismatik AG > Auction 12Auction date: 15 May 2022
Lot number: 1064

Price realized: 2,600 CHF   (Approx. 2,605 USD / 2,501 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba, 68-69. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 30 mm, 14.06 g, 6 h), Rome, June-August 68. IMP SER GALBA AVG TR P Laureate head of Galba to right. Rev. LIBERTAS PVBLICA / S - C Libertas standing front, head to left, holding pileus in her right hand and long scepter in her left. BMC 121. CBN 125. Cohen 120. RIC 275. Pleasant orichalcum surfaces and with a bold portrait. Very minor corrosion, otherwise, good very fine.


From the collections of Dipl.-Ing. Adrian Lang and Mike Gasvoda, Numismatica Ars Classica 86, 8 October 2015, 144, ex Classical Numismatic Group 81, 20 May 2009, 1006, Classical Numismatic Group 63, 21 May 2003, 1257, Sotheby's ('Highly Important Greek and Roman Coins'), 8 July 1996, 97 and Münzen & Medaillen AG 66, 23-24 October 1984, 564.

Estimate: 1500 CHF

Match 5:
Leu Numismatik AG > Web Auction 20Auction date: 16 July 2022
Lot number: 2370

Price realized: 440 CHF   (Approx. 449 USD / 446 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Claudius, 41-54. Dupondius (Orichalcum, 27 mm, 12.88 g, 6 h), Rome, 41-42. TI•CLAVDIVS•CAESAR•AVG•P•M•TR•P•IMP Bare head of Claudius to left. Rev. CERES AVGVSTA / S C Ceres, veiled and draped, seated left on ornamented throne, holding two grain ears in her right hand and long torch in her left. BMC 136. Cohen 1. RIC 94. A beautiful piece with lovely orichalcum surfaces. Minor corrosion on the obverse, otherwise, very fine.


From the collection of J. Schmit.

Starting price: 75 CHF