The Republicans. C. Cassius Longinus.
|CNG 88, Lot: 1196. Estimate $1500.
Sold for $1500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Spring 42 BC. AR Denarius (16mm, 3.94 g, 6h). Military mint, probably at Smyrna. P. Cornelius Lentulus Spinther, legate. Filleted tripod surmounted by cortina
(cauldron) and two laurel branches / Capis and lituus. Crawford 500/1; CRI 219; Sydenham 1308; RSC 7. EF, bright surfaces, struck slightly off center.
Ex Classical Numismatic Group E-Auction 211 (3 June 2009), lot 352.