Roman Republic - AR Denarius - Julius Caesar. 49-48 B.C. Military mint. CAESAR / Elephant trampling on serpent. - Silver

Description
Roman Republic - AR Denarius - Julius Caesar. 49-48 B.C. Military mint. CAESAR / Elephant trampling on serpent. - Silver
Near extremely fine

Roman Republic
Julius Caesar denarius (3.77 g, 19 mm) 49-48 B.C. Military mint traveling with Caesar.

Elephant advancing right, trampling on serpent; CAESAR in exergue.

Emblems of the pontificate: simpulum, aspergillum, securis (surmounted by wolf's head), and apex.

Crawford 443/1; CRI 9; RSC 49.

Near extremely fine condition. Lightly toned. Excellent example!

Please see the photos for a better impression.

8482

Lot details
Culture/region
Roman Republic
Metal
Silver
Denomination
Denarius
Year/Period and Variation
- Julius Caesar. 49-48 B.C. Military mint. CAESAR / Elephant trampling on serpent.
Condition
Near extremely fine
AR
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