Trebonianus Gallus

400.00

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Description

Rome, 251 – 253 AD. Æ sestertius, 12.60 gr.

Obv: IMP CAES C VIB TREBONIANUS GALLUS AUG; laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Trebonianus Gallus to the right.

Rev: AETERNITAS AUGG; Aeternitas standing to the left, holding Phoenix on a globe in her right hand and raising her skirt with her left; in fields: S C.

Ref: RIC 102; Banti 3. Ex M&M 25 (2007), lot 2191.

Very fine.

An impressive, individual portrait of the emperor.