|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.