Augustus

1,700.00

1 in stock

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Description

Uncertain Spanish mint (Colonia Patricia?), circa 20-19 BC. AR denarius, 3.81 gr., 19.4 mm.

Obv: laureate head of Augustus to the right.

Rev. FORT RED CAES AUG S·P·Q·R in three lines inscribed on rectangular altar.

Ref: RIC 54a; BMC 359a. Ex Aureo & Calicó 339 “Alba Longa” (2019), lot 81.
Very rare. Light iridescent tone. Choice very fine.