The Caesarians. Julius Caesar.
|Triton XV, Lot: 1479. Estimate $2000.
Sold for $2500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
April-August 49 BC. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.95 g, 1h). Military mint traveling with Caesar. Elephant advancing right, trampling on horned serpent; CAESAR in exergue / Emblems of the pontificate: simpulum, aspergillum, securis, and apex. Crawford 443/1; CRI 9; Sydenham 1006; Kestner 3515-20; BMCRR Gaul 27-30;RSC 49. Superb EF, toned.
From the Sierra Collection.