C. Cassius Longinus.
|CNG 85, Lot: 828. Estimate $2000.
Sold for $2200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Early 42 BC. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.96 g, 6h). Military mint, probably at Smyrna. P. Cornelius Lentulus Spinther, legate. Tripod surmounted by cortina and two laurel branches, fillet hanging on either side / Capis and lituus. Crawford 500/1; CRI 219; Sydenham 1308; RSC 7. EF, bright surfaces. Well centered and struck from fresh dies.