C. Naevius Balbus.
|Sale: CNG 73, Lot: 789. Estimate $200.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 13 September 2006.
Sold For $200. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.
79 BC. AR Serrate Denarius (3.83 g, 11h). Rome mint. Diademed head of Venus right / Victory driving galloping triga right; XVI above. Crawford 382/1b; Sydenham 769b; Naevia 6. Near EF, handsome light gray and gold toning.
From the Harry Strickhausen Collection.
One of the few appearances of a triga on a Roman coin.