The Caesarians. Julius Caesar.
|280, Lot: 92. Estimate $400.
Sold for $600. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
Late spring-early summer 48 BC. AR Denarius (18mm, 3.86 g, 12h). Military mint traveling with Caesar. Wreathed and diademed female head (Clementia?) right; LII (= 52, Caesar’s age) behind / Gallic trophy, with oval shield and carnyx; securis to right. Crawford 452/2; CRI 11; Sydenham 1009; RSC 18. VF, light scratches, a couple of scuffs on reverse.