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Denarius of Rubria 3

Silver denarius, 17mm, 3.3gm, issued 87 BC. Rome mint.

Obv: DOS, Helmeted bust of Minerva wearing aegis, right.

Rev: [L RVBRI], Small Victory in biga on top of triumphal chariot.

References: Sear 260, Cr 348/3.


All of this group of denarii refer to the divinities of the Capitol. The triumphal quadrigas refer to the hopes of the Government to triumph over the Marians.

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