Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    'Star' Torches with Serpents

    MYSIA. Cyzicus. Gallienus (AD 253-268). AE (24mm, 7.97 gm, 7h). NGC Choice AU★ 4/5 - 5/5. Lucius Severus, strategos. AYT K Π ΛIK•-ΓAΛΛIHNOC, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, right hand raised, shield decorated with aegis in left / CTPA ΛOK CEBHPOY KVZIKH/NΩN, ΔIC NЄOKO/PΩN, two flaming torches, both entwined by serpent facing inward; flaming altar between. Cf. SNG France 5, 881 and 883-884.

    View Certification Details from NGC

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2020
    11th-12th Wednesday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 17
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 187

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold on Nov 12, 2020 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 16 days left to consign to the 2021 June 24 - 25 HKINF World Coins Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    Due completely to Heritage's thoroughly diligent and professional management and promotion of the collection, the faraday Collection stirred national attention among numismatists and the auction results brought a gross value greater than that last estimated by the experienced collector.
    The Estate of David M. Faraday ,
    San Rafael, CA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search