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Live auction - brm_496154 - VARGUNTEIA Denier

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Estimate : 180 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 31 July 2018 14:19:11
Type : Denier
Date: 130 AC.
Mint name / Town : Roma
Metal : silver
Millesimal fineness : 950 ‰
Diameter : 21 mm
Orientation dies : 3 h.
Weight : 3,90 g.
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large bien centré avec les grènetis visibles. Belle tête de Rome. Frappe un peu molle au revers. Patine de collection avec des reflets dorés


Obverse legend : M. (VAR)G.
Obverse description : Tête casquée de Rome à droite ; sous le menton, marque de valeur (XVI) en monogramme.
Obverse translation : “Marcus Vargunteius”, (Marc Vargunteius).


Reverse legend : ROMA À L'EXERGUE.
Reverse description : Jupiter, nu debout dans un quadrige au pas à droite, tenant une branche de la main droite, les rênes et un foudre de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Roma”, (Rome).


Pour ce type, M. Crawford a relevé une estimation de 107 coins de droit et de 134 coins de revers.

Historical background


(130 BC) Marcus Vargunteius

In 130 BC, Lucius Cornelius Lentulus and Marcus Perpena were consuls. Appius Claudius Pulcher was consul suffect.

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