Claudius II Gothicus

125.00

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Description

Milan, 268 AD. Æ antoninianus, 2.13 gr.

Obv: IMP CLAUDIUS PF AUG; radiate, draped and cuirassed bust of Claudius II to the right.

Rev: SALUS AUG; Aesculapius standing to the left, leaning on snake-entwined staff; in exergue: P.

Ref: RIC 165; Pflaum/Bastien, Pl. 12, 2045 (this coin). Ex M&M 45 (2017), lot 920.

Artistic portrait of the emperor. Rare. Very fine.

From the Canakkale-hoard; Pflaum/Bastien, Pl. 12, 2045 (this coin).