C. Hosidius C. f. Geta

350.00

1 in stock

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Description

Rome, 68 BC. AR denarius, 3.81 gr., 17.4 mm.

Obv: draped bust of Diana with bow and quiver over shoulder to the right, wearing stephane, earring

and necklace; in left field: III VIR, in right field: GETA.

Rev: the Calydonian boar standing to the right, pierced by a spear and harried by a hound below; in exergue: C•HOSIDI•C•F.

Ref: Crawford 407/2; Sydenham 903.

Good very fine.

Ex Wendell de Joode collection.