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LUCIUS VERUS GOLD AUREUS – EXCEPTIONAL SPECIMEN WITH VICTORY INSCRIBING VIC AVG ON SHIELD – CHOICE AU FINE STYLE NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN (Inv. 11967)

$19,750.00

ROMAN EMPIRE. LUCIUS VERUS, AD 161-169.
Gold Aureus, 7.23 g., 19 mm., struck in Rome AD 164.
Obv. L VERVS AVG ARMENIACVS, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus right.
Rev. TR P IIII IMP II COS II, Victory standing right, inscribing VIC AVG on a shield suspended on a palm tree.
RIC III 525 (Aurelius); MIR 18, 94-12/37; Calicó 2177 (same dies as specimen illustrated)
NGC graded CHOICE AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, FINE STYLE, a spectacular specimen with an exceptional imperial portrait.