Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 557Auction date: 6 March 2024
Lot number: 367

Price realized: 500 USD   (Approx. 460 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba. AD 68-69. Æ Sestertius (34.5mm, 24.60 g, 6h). Rome mint, 3rd officina. Struck circa October AD 68. Laureate head right / S P Q R/ OB/ CIV SER in three lines within wreath. RIC I 404; ACG 157 (A53/P60). Dark gray-brown patina. Good Fine.

Ex Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 485 (10 February 2021), lot 440.


Estimate: 300 USD

Match 1:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 563Auction date: 5 June 2024
Lot number: 774

Price realized: This lot is for sale in an upcoming auction - Bid on this lot
Lot description:


Galba. AD 68-69. Æ Sestertius (32.5mm, 24.41 g, 6h). Rome mint, 3rd officina. Struck circa October AD 68. Laureate head right / Concordia seated left, holding branch and transverse scepter. RIC I 380; ACG – (A60/P146). Brown patina, some green, areas of roughness. VF.

Ex Classical Numismatic Group Electronic Auction 486 (24 February 2021), lot 559; Frederick Sydney Clark Collection (Toovey's, 1 November 2017), lot 734, purchased 1960s-1970s.


Estimate: 500 USD

Match 2:
Classical Numismatic Group > Triton XXVII Online SessionsAuction date: 17 January 2024
Lot number: 6074

Price realized: 275 USD   (Approx. 253 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba. AD 68-69. Æ Sestertius (33.5mm, 24.87 g, 6h). Rome mint, 3rd officina. Struck circa October AD 68. Laureate head left / S [P] Q R/ O [B]/ CIVES/ SERVATOS in four lines within oak wreath. RIC I 408; ACG 129 (A12/P –[unlisted rev. die]). Brown surfaces, cleaning marks, reverse softly struck. Fine.

From the Lionel Tenby Collection. Ex Lepczyk 39 (24 April 1981), lot 553.


Estimate: 200 USD

Match 3:
Classical Numismatic Group > Electronic Auction 563Auction date: 5 June 2024
Lot number: 772

Price realized: This lot is for sale in an upcoming auction - Bid on this lot
Lot description:


Galba. AD 68-69. Æ Sestertius (34.5mm, 25.00 g, 6h). Rome mint, 1st officina. Struck circa November AD 68. Laureate head right / Victory advancing left, holding palladium and palm frond. RIC I 456; ACG 38 (A35/P112). Tan-brown patina, light roughness. VF.

From the Collection of a Gentleman, Kent, England. Ex Spink 233 (2 December 2015), lot 574, purchased from BA Seaby in the 1970s.


Estimate: 500 USD

Match 4:
Classical Numismatic Group > Triton XXVIIAuction date: 9 January 2024
Lot number: 699

Price realized: 13,000 USD   (Approx. 11,907 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba. AD 68-69. Æ Sestertius (35.5mm, 26.31 g, 6h). Rome mint, 1st officina. Struck circa November AD 68. SER • GALBA • IMP • CAES • AVG • TR • P •, laureate head right / EX • S C/ OB/ CIVES/ SER in four lines within oak wreath. RIC I 434; ACG 42 (A57/P71); BMCRE 62; BN –. Brown patina, areas of roughness. EF. Outstanding portrait struck in high relief.

From the Wayne Scheible Collection. Ex Numismatic Fine Arts XII (23 March 1983), lot 207.


Estimate: 3000 USD

Match 5:
Classical Numismatic Group > Triton XXVII Online SessionsAuction date: 17 January 2024
Lot number: 6075

Price realized: 650 USD   (Approx. 597 EUR)   Note: Prices do not include buyer's fees.
Lot description:


Galba. AD 68-69. Æ Sestertius (34.5mm, 26.07 g, 6h). Rome mint, 5th officina. Struck circa August-October AD 68. Laureate and draped bust right / Libertas standing left, holding pileus and cradling vindicta. RIC I 309; ACG (A–/P231 [unlisted obv. die]). Patchy brown patina, areas of roughness. VF.

Purchased by the consignor from Nilus Coins, inventory 23435.


Estimate: 500 USD