The Caesarians. Julius Caesar.
|280, Lot: 91. Estimate $300.
Sold for $500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
April-August 49 BC. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.63 g, 1h). Military mint traveling with Caesar. Elephant advancing right, trampling on horned serpent / Emblems of the pontificate: simpulum, aspergillum, securis, and apex. Crawford 443/1; CRI 9; Sydenham 1006; RSC 49. Near VF, minor porosity, a couple of faint scratches above elephant.