Ancient and World Coins

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Description

SEXTUS POMPEIUS MAGNUS PIUS. Denarius (37/6 BC). Uncertain Sicilian mint.

Obv: MAG PIVS IMP ITER.
Bare head right; jug to left, lituus to right.
Rev: PRAEF / CLAS ET ORAE / MARIT EX S C.
Neptune standing left, foot set on prow, holding aplustre; Catanean brothers to left and right, each bearing one of their parents on their shoulders.

Crawford 511/3a; CRI 334.

Highly expressive and impressive portrait.

Condition: Good very fine.

Weight: 3.9 g.
Diameter: 18 mm.

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Price realized 1'300 EUR (19 bids)
Starting price 400 EUR
Estimate 500 EUR
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