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E-auction 352-265271 - CALPURNIUS Denier

CALPURNIUS Denier AU
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Estimate : 195 €
Price : 135 €
Maximum bid : 140 €
End of the sale : 13 January 2020 14:17:30
bidders : 7 bidders
Type : Denier
Date: 90 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 19,5 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 3,87 g.
Rarity : R2
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large et irrégulier bien centré avec les grènetis visibles. Belle tête d’Apollon. Joli revers de style fin. Patine de collection ancienne avec des reflets dorés
Predigree :
Cet exemplaire provient du stock de Jean Elsen (Bruxelles)

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête laurée d'Apollon à droite ; symbole de contrôle derrière le portrait.
Obverse legend : D/D.

Reverse


Reverse legend : L. PISO FRVGI.
Reverse description : Cavalier nu galopant à droite, tenant une palme de la main droite ; marque de contrôle au-dessous XXXVI (36).
Reverse translation : “Lucius Piso Frugi”, (Lucius Piso Frugi).

Commentary


M. Crawford a relevé une estimation totale de 864 coins de droit et de 1080 coins de revers correspondant à une production globale comprise entre deux et quatre millions de deniers pour l’ensemble des variétés.

Historical background


Calpurnia

(90 BC) Lucius Calpurnius Piso Frugi

This year, Lucius Julius Caesar and Publius Rutilius Lupus were consuls. "Lex Julia" gave Roman citizenship to all communities that had not revolted under the Social War (91-88 BC).

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