ROMAN AND BYZANTINE COINS
Augustus. 27 BC-AD 14. Aureus (Gold, 18mm, 7.85 g 6), Lugdunum, 11-10 BC. AVGVSTVS DIVI F Laureate head of Augustus to right. Rev. IMP - XII Apollo Citharoedus standing right, holding lyre in his left hand and plectrum in his right; below, ACT. BMC 481, Calicó 229a. Cohen 162. RIC 192a. Very attractively toned and nicely centered. Good very fine.
From a Swiss collection, ex Hess-Leu (19), 12 April 1962, 415.