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Lot 31

Estimate: 18'000 CHF   |   Starting price: 14'400 CHF Price realized: 20'000 CHF
The Roman Republic
Imperatorial Issues
T. Sempronius Graccus. Denarius 40 or later, AR 3.81 g. Laureate head of J. Caesar r. Rev. TI·SEMPRONIVS Vexillum, aquila, plough and decempeda; in field, S – C. To l., [Q·DESIG] and below, GRACCVS. Babelon Julia 126 and Sempronia 11. C 48. Sydenham 1128. Sear Imperators 327. RBW –. Crawford 525/3.
Very rare and in exceptional condition for the issue. A very attractive portrait
struck on a very broad flan, good extremely fine
Ex NAC sale 78, 2014, 765.

A great coin that I let get away when NAC 78 came up. I didn’t let it pass a second time. Really a stunning portrait type for Julius Caesar. MSG.

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