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Lot 1027 of 217: Roman, a silver denarius struck for Tiberius (AD 14-37) dating to c. AD 14-37. Obverse: TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVSTVS, laureate bust right. Reverse: PONTIF MAXIM, Pax seated right holding long sceptre and palm. Mint of Lugdunum (Lyon). About Very Fine. Diameter: 19mm. Weight: 3.9g. RIC vol. I, no. 30. Discussion: this coin is often quoted as being the famous Biblical 'tribute penny' mentioned in the Gospel of Matthew (Chapter 22, verses 17-21). However, it is only one option out of several pot

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Lot closed - Winning bid:£130
Estimate: £150 - £200

Historica & Metal Detecting Finds 3% Surcharge(#184)  25/11/2019 10:00 AM GMT  CLOSED!