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Lot 63069

Estimate: 300 USD   |   Starting price: 150 USD Price realized: 312 USD
Marc Antony, as Triumvir and Imperator (43-31 BC). AR denarius (3.56 gm). NGC Choice VF 5/5 - 3/5, bankers marks. Legionary issue, mint moving with Antony in Greece (Aegae or Patrae), 32-31 BC. ANT • AVG-III • VIR • R • P • C, war galley under oar right with triple ram prow and scepter tied with fillet; LI bankers mark in center field / LEG-II, aquila between two signa; LI bankers mark in right field. Crawford 544/14. CRI 349. RSC 27. Legio Secunda Augusta swore allegiance to Octavian after the Battle at Philippi in 42 BC and remained through the Battle at Actium against Marc Antony in 31 BC, after which it was dissolved until 14 BC, when it was reformed.HID05401242017

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