L. Hostilius Saserna, Silver Denarius, Vercingetorix?

Item Reference: C212006277 Sold Share
Roman Republic. L. Hostilius Saserna (48 BC). Silver Denarius, mint of Rome. Obverse: Bearded and draped male bust (Vercingetorix?) facing right, Gallic shield behind. Reverse: L HOSTILIVS / SASERN, biga…
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Description

Roman Republic.

L. Hostilius Saserna (48 BC).

Silver Denarius, mint of Rome.

Obverse: Bearded and draped male bust (Vercingetorix?) facing right, Gallic shield behind.
Reverse: L HOSTILIVS / SASERN, biga right, driven by charioteer holding whip and reins, warrior holding shield and spear riding the biga.

(Crawford 448/2a; Sydenham 952).

Good Very Fine.

3.58g.

Specification

Date 48 BC
Coin Group

Ancient Rome

Denomination

Denarius

Country

Republican

Metal

Silver

Mint Mark

Rome

References Crawford 448/2a; Sydenham 952
Weight 3.58 g

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