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Coin ID #8197

Pergamon (AD 209-211) AE 44 - Geta

Geta, 209-211 AD. AE44 - Medallion (52.42g, 6h). Menogenes, strategus. Struck 209-211 AD. • AVTOKPA • KAI • ΠOΠΛIOC CЄΠTI ΓЄTAC •, laureate and cuirassed bust right, slight drapery on shoulder; cuirass decorated with aegis / Geta right on horseback, preparing to hurl javelin at bound captive below horse’s raised front hooves; captive running right with head reverted; round shield below horse. Near EF, dark green patina patina with earthen overtones in devices, some smoothing. Very rare. From Group CEM. Ex Tkalec (2/2001), lot 320.

File information
City/Mint name:Pergamon
Keywords:roman / bronze
References:SNG France 2217 corr. (attributed to Caracalla); SNG von Aulock -
Valuation:CNG Auc. 88 (9/2011), lot 883 ($5,000 + comm)
Photo courtesy of:Classical Numismatic Group -
Filesize:96 KiB
Date added:Oct 29, 2011
Dimensions:800 x 392 pixels
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