Fufius Calenus.

775.00

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Description

With Mucius Cordus. Rome, 70 BC. AR denarius serratus, 4.08 gr.

Obv: jugate heads of Honos and Virtus to the right; in left field: HO, in right field: VIRT, below: KALENI.

Rev: ITAL RO; Italia, holding cornucopia, and Roma, holding fasces and placing right foot on globe, clasping their hands; at side: winged caduceus, in exergue: CORDI.

Ref: Crawford 403/1; Sydenham 797.
Struck on a very broad flan and with a superb old cabinet tone. Extremely fine.