Always the "sucker" for the emerald green bronzes I am Paid perhaps a bit more than I normally would (60€) But it is a very lovely green and ...... What price happiness ?
Æ28 Thrace Philippopolis Emperor Geta AD 209-11 Obv. AVT K Π CEΠTI ΓETAC Laureate Draped and Cuirassed Bust of Emperor Geta right Rv. ΦIΛIΠΠOΠO - Λ - EITΩN Homonia seated left holding patera and cornucopia 17.23 grams 28-9mm Varbanov 1634
I rather liked the style of the portrait too So before purchase I investigated the Philippopolis types of Geta to compare Notice any similarities ? And each one with a different reverse ! Now that is remarkable