L. Hostilius Saserna, 48 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 4.08 g, 6 h), Rome. Bare head of a Gallic woman to right, with long disheveled hair; behind, carnyx; in field to right, 3 test cuts. Rev. L.HOSTILIVS / SASERNA Artemis (Diana) standing facing, holding stag with her right hand and spear with her left. Babelon (Hostilia) 4. Crawford 448/3. CRI 19. Sydenham 953. Nicely toned and well struck. Three minor pock marks on the obverse. Good very fine.
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Starting price: 75 CHF
Price realized: 220 CHF
From the collection of W. F. Stoecklin, Amriswil, Switzerland, acquired prior to 1975.