Sex. Pompeius Fostlus.
|Sale: CNG 76, Lot: 1167. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 12 September 2007.
Sold For $275. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
137 BC. AR Denarius (3.92 g, 8h). Rome mint. Helmeted head of Roma right; jug behind / She-wolf standing right, head reverted, suckling the Twins; to left, shepherd (Faustulus) standing right; birds in fig tree behind. Crawford 235/1c; Sydenham 461a; Pompeia 1a. Good VF, toned, slightly porous surfaces, tiny scrape on reverse near edge at 12 o’clock, small area of edge smoothing.