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Lot 42

Estimate: 2'500 CHF   |   Starting price: 2'000 CHF Price realized: 3'250 CHF
C. Caesar Octavianus. Denarius, mint moving with Octavian 36, AR 3.96 g. IMP·CAESAR·DIVI·F·III· VIR·ITER·R·P·C Head of Octavian r., slightly bearded. Rev. COS·ITER ·[ET]·TER·DESIG Tetrastyle temple within which veiled figure stands facing and holding lituus; on architrave, DIVO·IVL and within pediment, star. Babelon 139. C 90. Sydenham 1338. Sear Imperators 315. RBW 1829. Crawford 540/2.
Very rare and in unusually fine condition for the issue. Old cabinet tone,
unobtrusive areas of weakness, otherwise extremely fine
Ex LHS sale 103, 2009, 216.

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