Roman Republic - Denier, Fonteia, Manius Fonteius, 85 avant J.-C. Rome - Génie ailé (Jupiter enfant) - Silver

Description
Roman Republic - Denier, Fonteia, Manius Fonteius, 85 avant J.-C. Rome - Génie ailé (Jupiter enfant) - Silver
Very fine

Denarius, Fonteia, Manius Fonteius, 85 BC. Rome.
Obverse title: MN. FONTEI. - C. F.
Obverse description: Laureate head of Vejovis facing right; below, a thunderbolt.
Obverse translation: 'Manius Fonteius Caii Filius' (Manius Fonteius, Son of Caius).
Reverse title: Anepigraphic
Reverse description: Winged genie (child Jupiter) seated on the right on a goat (Almathea), with the starry hats of the Disocuri on each side; in exergue, a thyrsus lying down; all within a laurel wreath.
Ref.: B.11 (Fonteia) - BMC/RR.2481 - CRR.724 b - RRC.353 /1d - RSC.11

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Lot details
Country
Roman Republic
Currency
Denier,
Year/Period and Variation
Fonteia, Manius Fonteius, 85 avant J.-C. Rome - Génie ailé (Jupiter enfant)
Precious metals
Silver
Condition
Very fine
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