|Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 977. Estimate $750.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 17 September 2008.
Sold For $735. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
49-48 BC. AR Denarius (3.90 g, 1h). Military mint traveling with Caesar. Elephant advancing right, trampling on horned serpent / Simpulum, sprinkler, axe (surmounted by a wolf's head), and apex (priest's hat). Crawford 443/1; CRI 9; Sydenham 1006; RSC 49. Near EF, lightly toned, traces of deposits. Well centered on both sides.