Mn. Fonteius, Silver Denarius
Mn. Fonteius (85 B.C.), Silver Denarius. MN FONTEI – C F (MN and NT in monogram), laureate head of Apollo facing right, a thunderbolt below, rev. Cupid on goat right, pilei of the Dioscuri above, thyrsus of Bacchus in exergue; all within a laurel-wreath, 3.86g., 6h (Cr 353/1c; RBW 1351; Syd 724a; RCV 271).
Broad flan, cabinet tone, several small old scrapes on reverse otherwise about extremely fine.