Rome, 56 BC. AR denarius, 3.93 gr., 18 mm.
Obv: laureate head of Quirinus to the right; before: C•MEMMI•C•F, behind: QUIRINUS.
Rev: Ceres seated to the right, holding torch and corn-ears, before: serpent; around: MEMMIUS AED•CERIALIA•PREIMUS•FECIT.
Ref: Crawford 427/2; Sydenham 921. Ex Nomos 14 (2017), lot 260.
Partly blue iridescent patina. Choice very fine.
Ex Stoecklin collection