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Lot # 301 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$150 / Price Realized: US$200
Antoninus Pius, Divus. Antoninianus
Antoninus Pius, Divus. . Antoninianus, 4.64g. (7h). Rome, restored by Trajan Decius, 250-1 AD. Obv: DIVO - PIO Radiate head of Divus Antoninus Pius right. Rx: CONSECRATIO Eagle with raised wings standing right, head left. RIC 89 (S). Cohen (Ant. Pius) 1188. VF.

Purchased from Bill Kalmbach, Nilus Coins, CICF, 30 March 1996; with earlier Frank Kovacs ticket.

The rarer reverse type for Divus Antoninus Pius: only three specimens with Eagle reverse in Dorchester hoard, compared to 21 specimens with reverse Altar.
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