Memmius C. f.

950.00

1 in stock

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Description

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