Pescennius Niger.

2,000.00

1 in stock

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Description

Antioch, 193-194 AD. AR denarius, 2.68 gr., 19 mm.

Obv: IMP CAES C PESCE NIGER IVST AVG; laureate head of Pescennius Niger to the right.

Rev: VICTOR IVST AVG; Victory advancing left, holding wreath in her right hand and palm over her left shoulder.

Ref: RIC 81c; BMC 314 var. Ex Gorny & Mosch 212 (2013), lot 2852.

Very rare. Nearly extremely fine.