|Numismatik Naumann (formerly Gitbud & Naumann) > Auction 62||Auction date: 4 February 2018|
|Lot number: 479|
IONIA. Magnesia ad Maeandrum. Julia I (the Elder) (Wife of Tiberius, 11 BC-14 AD). Ae.
Obv: IOVΛIA CЄBACTH.
Draped bust right.
Facing statue of Artemis Leukophrys, with supports; monogram to upper right.
RPC I 2699; Numismatik Naumann 58, lot 295 (which realized a hammer of €625).
The portrait style of this extremely rare issue shares a distinct similarity to the more caricatured portraits of Tiberius which appear on his later 'tribute pennies.'
Condition: Very fine.
Weight: 3.39 g.
Diameter: 15 mm.
Estimate: 50 EUR