Galba

5,200.00

1 in stock

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Description

Rome, October 68 AD. Æ sestertius, 24,71 gr., 35 mm.

Obv: IMP SER GALBA CAES AUG TR P; oak wreathed head of Galba to the right.

Rev: LIBERTAS PUBLICA; Libertas standing to the left, holding pileus and vindicta; across fields: S C.

Ref: RIC 347 var. (laureate head); BMC 68 note var. (obv. legend).

An expressive portrait of Galba. Beautiful emerald green patina. Very rare. Extremely fine.