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brm_787955 - CASSIA Denier

CASSIA Denier AU
380.00 €(Approx. 414.20$ | 338.20£)
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Type : Denier
Date: 78 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 5 h.
Rarity : R2
Slab
slab NGC
NGC :
Predigree :
Exemplaire sous coque NGC Ch VF (Scuff)

Obverse


Obverse legend : ANÉPIGRAPHE.
Obverse description : Tête imberbe de Bacchus (Liber) à droite, coiffée de la couronne de vigne avec un thyrse transversal sur l’épaule.

Reverse


Reverse legend : L. CASSI. Q. F.
Reverse description : Tête de Proserpine (Libera) à gauche, coiffée de la couronne de vigne.
Reverse translation : “Lucius Cassius Quinti Filius”, (Lucius Cassius fils de Quintus).

Historical background


CASSIA

(78 BC)

It seems that Lucius Cassius Longinus was a member of the gens Cassia who was praetor in 66 BC Candidate consulate for 63 BC, he was included in the conspiracy of Catiline denounced by Cicero and which he was executed in 60 BC.

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