Estimate: 500 CHF
Price realized: 1100 CHF
C. Hosidius C.f. Geta, 64 BC. Denarius (Silver, 17 mm, 4.00 g, 7 h), Rome. GETA / III VIR Diademed and draped bust of Diana to right, with bow and quiver over her shoulder. Rev. C HOSIDI [C F] Boar advancing right, wounded by a spear and attacked by a hunting dog. Babelon (Hosidia) 1. Crawford 407/2. RBW 1456. Sydenham 903. Lightly toned and perfectly centered, a splendid piece. Very minor die break on the obverse, otherwise, good extremely fine.
From the collection of Dr. P. Tan, Goldberg 98, 6 June 2017, 2201 and ex Numismatica Genevensis 7, 27 November 2012, 307.