CLAUDIUS GOLD AUREUS – EXCEPTIONAL SPECIMEN FROM 1903 EX STROEHLIN COLLECTION AND PUBLISHED IN VON KAENEL – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN OF THE TWELVE CAESARS (Inv. 13673)

$26,500.00

ROMAN EMPIRE. CLAUDIUS, AD 41-54.
Gold Aureus, 7.59 g., 19 mm, AD 50-54.
Obv. TI CLAVD CAESAR AVG GERM P M TRIB POT P P, laureate head of Claudius right.
Rev. AGRIPPINAE AVGVSTAE, laureate and draped bust of Agrippina the Younger right.
Calico 396; RIC 80.
PUBLISHED: H.-M. von Kaenel, Münzprägung und Münzbildnis des Claudius (AMUGS XI), Berlin, 1986, no. 958 (this coin).
Ex Coin Galleries, 11/13/1991, 3; Helbing 63, 4/29/1931, 442; Glendining’s 12/3/1929, 826; Sotheby, Wilkinson, & Hodge, 12/2/1924, 56; Paul Charles Stroehlin Collection sold by Sotheby, Wilkinson, & Hodge, 5/25/1903, 10.
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5, a coin with a history stretching over a century, and a piece published in the standard reference of Claudius’ coinage.