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Roman silver denarius of Julius Caesar
ROMAN SILVER DENARIUS OF JULIUS CAESAR, LATE 48-47 B.C.

Julius Caesar, silver denarius
Military mint traveling with Julius Caesar in North Africa, late 48-47 B.C.
Diameter: 18.5 mm.; Weight: 3.86 grams

Obverse: Diademed head of Venus right

Reverse: Aeneas advancing left, holding palladium and bearing Anchises on his shoulder; CAESAR to right

Very fine condition, lovely toning.

Reference: M. Crawford. Roman Republican Coinage. 2 Vols. Cambridge. 1974. No. 458/1.

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