ANTONINUS PIUS GOLD AUREUS – VOTA SUSCEPTA DECENALLIA ISSUE – CHOICE MINT STATE NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN (Inv. 12176)

$24,750.00

ROMAN EMPIRE. ANTONINUS PIUS, AD 138-161
Gold Aureus, 7.23 g., 20 mm., struck at Rome, AD 158.
Obv. ΛNTONINVS ΛVG PIVS P P TR P XXII, laureate head of Antoninus right.
Rev. VOTΛ SVSCEPΛ DEC III, COS IIII, Antoninus Pius togate, holding volumen and standing left, sacrificing at altar.
RIC III 294a(d); Strack 342δ; Calicó 1714; BMCRE 953; Biaggi 782.
NGC graded CHOICE MINT STATE, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5. A spectacular high grade specimen commemorating the third vota decennalia, a festival marking the beginning of Antoninus’ third decade in power.