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Lot 1980    Session 6 (9.30am Thursday)    Roman Silver & Bronze

Estimate $250
SOLD $160

MARCUS AURELIUS, (A.D. 161-180), AE sestertius, issue struck at Rome in A.D.161, (25.0 grams), obv. IMP CAES M AVREL ANTONINVS AVG P M, head laureate to right, rev. around CONCORD AVGVSTOR TR P [XV COS III], S C in field, M.Aurelius and L.Verus standing with clasped hands, (S.1425, RIC 797, C.47). Legend weak in places, attractive portrait with attractive dark patina, otherwise Good very fine/good fine and rare.

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