C. Terentius Lucanus.
|Triton XX, Lot: 501. Estimate $500.
Sold for $500. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
147 BC. AR Denarius (19mm, 3.97 g, 6h). Rome mint. Head of Roma right, wearing winged helmet, ornamented with griffin’s head; the visor in three pieces and peaked; wearing single-drop earring and pearl necklace, hair arranged in three symmetrical locks; to left, Victory, crowning her with wreath, standing right above X (mark of value) / Dioscuri on horseback riding right, each holding spear in right hand; C • (TE)R • LVC below; ROMA on tablet in exergue. Crawford 217/1; Sydenham 425; Terentia 10; Kestner 2060-1; BMCRR Rome 775; RBW 932. EF, deep iridescent toning.
From the Archer M. Huntington Collection, ANS 1001.1.25423.