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Semis of Lucania, Poseidonia/Paestum

Bronze semis, 13mm, 3.5gm, issued c. 55 BC.

Obv: PAE, Draped bust right, wearing Corinthian helmet..

Rev: [LF AD L] SAT, Clasped hands.

References: HNI 1250.

Heavy green patina, scarce.

First century BC. An early example of the clasped hands; for a similar image see BMC 4162 (Aemilius Buca - Aemilia 18).

1901HP04   |   Fine-Very Fine   |   AUD 140   |   currently unavailable