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Lot # 209 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$3000 / Unsold: Available at opening bid of US$ + Buyers Fee
Philip I. Sestertius
Philip I. 244-249 AD. Sestertius, 20.81g. (1h). Rome, 248 AD. Obv: IMP M IVL PHILIPPVS AVG Bust laureate, draped, cuirassed right. Rx: MILIARIVM SAECVLVM S - C Cippus inscribed COS / III. RIC 157a (R). Cohen 95 (15 Fr.). Our coin seems to be from the same dies as the specimen illustrated by Cohen (Dardel engraving). Exceptionally powerful portrait. Near Mint State.

Ex CNG 93, 22 May 2013, lot 1217.
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