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Denarius of Calpurnia 12

Silver denarius, 20mm, 3.76gm, issued 90 BC. Rome mint.

Obv: Laureate head of Apollo right.

Rev: L PISO FRVGI, Horseman galloping right, A B below.

References: Sear 235, Cr 340/1.

Off centre, bright, scarce sub type.

The reverse alludes to the sacred games of Apollo, Ludi Apollinares, instigated by the moneyer's ancestor.

2007NBL3163   |   Nearly Extremely Fine   |   AUD 220    Add to Cart