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Lot # 376 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$700 / Unsold: Available at opening bid of US$ 500 + Buyers Fee
Agrippa II for Vespasian . AE 28
Agrippa II for Vespasian . 69-79 AD. AE 28, 18.26g. (11h). . , Agrippa's year 14 = 73/4 AD. Obv: AVTOKPA OVECA - CI KAICAPI CBACT. (sic) Head of Vespasian laureate right. Rx: ET I - BA / API - A ("Year 14 of King Agrippa") in two lines across field, Tyche standing left holding two wheat ears and cornucopia. RPC 2243 (5 spec.). Hendin 1301 corr. Sofaer Coll. 184, pl. 214. Bold Fine.

From the Bill Behnen Collection, exceptionally not reign of Decius; acquired from Holyland Numismatics on an unrecorded date.

E omitted from CEBACT in obverse legend by engraver's error. Very rare with this type and date. RPC lists just five examples, and reports that all five come from the same obverse die, illustrated on pl. 97. Two additional specimens, ours and Sofaer 184, were also struck from that same obverse die.
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