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Denarius of Pompeia 5

Silver denarius, 17mm, 3.91gm, issued 54 BC. Rome mint.

Obv: [Q] POMPEI Q F RVFVS, Curule chair between arrow and branch, COS below.

Rev: SVLLA COS, Curule chair between lituus and wreath, Q POMPEI RVF below.

References: Sear 400, Cr 434/2.

Obverse off centre.

This coin celebrates the joint consulship in 88 BC of both the moneyers grandfathers: Q Pompeius Rufus and L. Cornelius Sulla (later the Dictator).

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