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Denarius of Calpurnia 11

Silver denarius, 18mm, 4.00gm, issued 90 BC. Rome mint.

Obv: Laureate head of Apollo right.

Rev: L PISO FRVG CXVIIII, Horseman galloping right holding palm.

References: Sear 235, Cr 340/1.

Reverse off centre.

Reverse alludes to the Ludi Apollinares initiated by the moneyer's ancestor C Calpurnius Piso in 211.

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