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Denarius of Postumia 7

Silver denarius, 19mm, 3.89gm, issued 81 BC. Rome mint.

Obv: Head of Diana draped right, bucranium above, bow and quiver over shoulder.

Rev: A POST A F S N ALBIN, Togate figure holding sprinkler over bull, altar between, on rock.

References: Sear 296, Cr 372/1.

Cut on obverse.

Reverse alludes to sacrifice to Diana which made Rome 'caput rerum' (head of things, the capital).

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