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Triton XXIV

Lot nuber 955

P. Fonteius P.f. Capito. 55 BC. AR Denarius (17.5mm, 3.81 g, 12h). Rome mint.

Triton XXIV
Lot: 955.
 Estimated: $ 500

Roman Republican, Coin-in-Hand Video, Silver

Sold For $ 400. This amount does not include the buyer’s fee.

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P. Fonteius P.f. Capito. 55 BC. AR Denarius (17.5mm, 3.81 g, 12h). Rome mint. Helmeted and draped bust of Mars right, with trophy over shoulder; P • FONTEIVS • P • F • CAPITO • III • VIR around / Warrior on horseback galloping right, thrusting spear at kneeling enemy in Gallic helmet, who holds sword in right hand and shield in left; to lower left, a second enemy warrior kneeling right; Gallic helmet and shield to lower right; (MN) • FO(NT) • TR • MIL around from lower left. Crawford 429/1; Sydenham 900; Fonteia 17; BMCRR Rome 3851-5; RBW 1536. Attractively toned with some iridescence, struck from a slightly worn reverse die. EF.

Ex Nomos 19 (17 November 2019), lot 236; Nomisma 58 (6 November 2018), lot 103.

The final winners of all Triton XXIV lots will be determined during the live online sale that will be held on 19-20 January 2021. This lot is in Session Three, which begins 20 January 2021 at 9 AM ET.

Winning bids are subject to a 20% buyer's fee for bids placed on this website and 22.50% for all others.

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