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Roman Denarii [19 known issues]

RRC 421 - SVFENAS
Mint: Rome, 59 B.C.

Moneyer: M. Nonius Sufenas, Praetor in 55 B.C.

Obv.: Head of Saturn facing right. Behind, a harpa and round object. A border of dots. Legends - S C; SVFENAS.

Rev.: Roma seated to left on pile of armor. Behind her, Victory. A border of dots. Legends - PR L V P F; SEX NONI.

Est. #/Dies: 56 obv./62 rev.


RRC 422 - M. SCAVR, P.HVPSAEVS AED. CVR
Mint: Rome, 58 B.C.

Moneyer: M. Aemilius Scaurus, Praetor in 56 B.C.; P. Hypsaeus, Praetor in 55? B.C.

Obv.: Camel facing right. Before it, a kneeling figure, holding reins in left hand and an olive branch tied with fillet in its right hand. A border of dots. Legend - M SCAVR; EX S C; AED CVR.

Rev.: Jupiter in quadriga. A border of dots. Legend - P HVPSAEVS, C HVPSAE COS; AED CVR; PREIVER.

Est. #/Dies: 20 obv./22 rev.


RRC 423 - C SERVEIL C. F. [sic]
Mint: Rome, 57 B.C.

Moneyer: C. Servilius C. f.

Obv.: Head of Flora facing right. Behind, a lituus. A border of dots. Legend - FLORA; PRIMVS.

Rev.: Two soldiers facing each other and presenting swords. A border of dots. Legend - C SERVEIL C F.

Est. #/Dies: 99 obv./110 rev.


RRC 424 - C. CONSIDI NONIANI
Mint: Rome, 57 B.C.

Moneyer: C. Considius Nonianus.

Obv.: Bust of Venus facing right. A border of dots. Legend - C CONSIDI NONIANI; S C.

Rev.: Mountain, on which stands temple, surrounded by wall with gate. A border of dots. Legend - E R V C.

Est. #/Dies: Less than 10 obv./less than 11 rev.


RRC 425 - PHILIPPVS
Mint: Rome, 56 B.C.

Moneyer: L. Marcius Philippus, Consul in 38 B.C., or alternatively, Q. Marcius Philippus, Praetor in 48 B.C.

Obv.: Head of Ancus Marcus facing right. Behind, a lituus. A border of dots. Legend - ANCVS.

Rev.: An equestrian statue atop an aqueduct, with flowers at the horse's feet. A border of dots. Legend - AQVAMARC (and other variations).

Est. #/Dies: 447 obv./497 rev.

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RRC 426.1-4 FAVTVS
Mint: Rome, 56 B.C.

Moneyer: Faustus Cornelius Sulla.

426.1 Obv.: Bust of Diana facing right. Above, crescent. Behind, a lituus. A border of dots. Legend - FAVSTVS.

426.1 Rev.: Sulla seated. On left, Bocchus kneels and grasps an olive-branch. On right, Jugurtha, hands tied behind his back. A border of dots. Legend - FELIX.

426.1 Est. #/Dies: Less than 30 obv./less than 33 rev.


426.2 Obv.: Bust of Hercules facing right, wearing crown and lionskin. A border of dots. Legend - FEELIX [sic].

426.2 Rev.: Diana in a biga, holding reins and lituus in her hands. Crescent rises above her, a horses and stars below. A border of dots. Legend - FAVTVS.

426.2 Est. #/Dies: Less than 30 obv./less than 33 rev.


426.3 Obv.: Bust of Venus facing right. Behind her, a scepter. A border of dots. Legend - S C.

426.3 Rev.: Three trophies. On left, a jug. On right, a lituus. A border of dots.

426.3 Est. #/Dies: Less than 30 obv./less than 33 rev.


4>26.4 Obv.: Head of Hercules facing right, wearing lionskin. A border of dots. Legend - S C.

426.4 Rev.: Three wreaths and one large wreath encircle a globe. On left, apulstre. Below to right, a an ear of wheat. A border of dots.

426.4 Est. #/Dies: Less than 33 obv./less than 37 rev.


RRC 427.1-2 - C. MEMMI C. F.
Mint: Rome, 56 B.C.
Moneyer: C. Memmius, Tribunus Plebis in 54 B.C.


427.1 Obv.: Head of Ceres facing right. A border of dots. Legend - C MEMMI C F.

427.1 Rev.: A trophy with a captive kneeling before it, his hands bound behind his back. A border of dots. Legend - C MEMMIVS / IMPERATOR

427.1 Est. #/Dies: 33 obv./37 rev.


427.2 Obv.: Laureate head of Quirinus facing right. A border of dots. Legend - QVIRINVS / C MEMMI C F.

427.2 Obv.: Ceres seated, holding torch and wheat-ears. Snakes before her. A border of dots. Legend - C MEMMIVS AED CERIALIA PREIMVS FECIT [sic].

427.2 Est. #/Dies: 39 obv./43 rev.


RRC 428.1-3 - Q. CASSIVS
Mint: Rome, 55 B.C.

Moneyer: Q. Cassius Longinus, Quaestor in 52 B.C.


428.1 Obv.: Head of Vesta, wearing veil. A border of dots. Legend - VEST / Q CASSIVS.

428.1 Rev.: Temple of Vesta; within, a curule chair. To left, an urn. To right, a tablet inscribed A C. A border of dots.

428.1 Est. #/Dies: 36 obv./40 rev.


428. 2 Obv.: Head of Liberatas. A border of dots. Legend - LIBERT / Q CASSIVS.

428. 2 Rev.: Same as 428.1

428.2 Est. #/Dies: 60 obv./67 rev.


428.3 Obv.: Head of Genius populi Romani, with scepter over his shoulder. A border of dots.

428.3 Rev.: Eagle on thunderbolt. To left, a lituus. To right, a jug. A border of dots. Legend - Q CASSIVS.

428.3 Est. #/Dies: 126 obv./140 rev.


RRC 429.1-2 - P. FONTEIVS P. F. CAPITO
Mint: Rome, 55 B.C.

Moneyer: P. Fonteius P.f. Capito, perhaps the adoptive father of P. Clodius.



429.1 Obv.: Bust of Mars facing right, with trophy over right shoulder. A border of dots. Legend - P FONTEIVS P F CAPTIO IIIVIR.

429.1 Rev.: Horseman, holding reins in left hand and thrusting spear held in right hand at warrior, who is readying his sword against a captive. A border of dots. Legend - FONT T R MIL.

429. 1 Est. #/Dies: 96 obv./107 rev.

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429.2 Obv.: Head of Concordia. A border of dots. Legend - P FONT CAPITO IIIVIR CONCORDIA.

429.2 Rev.: Villa Publica. A border of dots. Legend - T DIDI / IMP / VIL PVB.

429. 2 Est. #/Dies: 39 obv./43 rev.


RRC 430 - P. CRASSVS M. F.
Mint: Rome, 55 B.C.

Moneyer: P. Licinius Crassus, son of Marcus Licinius Crassus, Consul in 70 and 55 B.C.

Obv.: Bust of Venus, draped, laureate, and wearing a diadem. A border of dots. Legend - S C.

Rev.: Female figure leading horse by right hand, while holding spear with left hand. At feet of figure, a cuirass and shield. A border of dots. Legend - P CRASSVS M F.

Est. #/Dies: 63 obv./70 rev.


RRC 431 - A. PLAVTIVS AED. CVR.
Mint: Rome, 55 B.C.

Moneyer: A. Plautius, Tribunus Plebis in 56 B.C., CuAedile

Obv.: Head of Cybele. A border of dots. Legend - A PLAVTIVS / AED CVR S C.

Rev.: Figure kneeling before a camel and holding its reins in right hand, an olive-branch in the left. A border of dots. Legend - BACCHIVS / IVDAEVS.

Est. #/Dies: 135 obv./150 rev.


RRC 432 - CN. PLANCIVS AED. CVR.
Mint: Rome, 55 B.C.

Moneyer: Cn. Plancius, Curule Aedile in 55 B.C.

Obv.: Female head, wearing causia. A border of dots. Legend - CN PLANCIVS / AED CVR S C.

Rev.: Cretan goat facing right. Behind, a bow and quiver. A border of dots.

Est. #/Dies: 99 obv./110 rev.


RRC 433 - BRVTVS
Mint: Rome, 54 B.C.

Moneyer: M. Iunius Brutus [also known as Q. Servilius Caepio Brutus through adoption.]

Obv.: Head of Libertas facing right. A border of dots. Legend - LIBERTAS.

Rev.: L. Iunius Brutus, Consul in 509 B.C., walking between two lictors and preceded by an accensus. A border of dots. Legend - BRVTVS.

Est. #/Dies: 150 obv./167 rev.


RRC 434.1-2 - Q. POMPEI RVFI
Mint: Rome, 54 B.C.

Moneyer: Q. Pompeius Rufus, Tribunus Plebis in 52 B.C.

434.1 Obv.: Head of Sulla facing right. A border of dots. Legend - SVLLA COS.

434.1 Rev.: Head of Q. Pompeius Rufus, Cos. 88 facing right. A border of dots. Legend - RVFVS COS / Q POMP RVFI.

434.1 Est. #/Dies: Less than 10 obv./Less than 11 rev.


434.2 Obv.: Curule chair to left. Arrow to right. Laurel branch above. A border of dots. Legend - Q POMPEI Q F / RVFVS.

434.2 Rev.: Curule chair to left. A lituus to right. Wreath above. A border of dots. Legend - SVLLA COS / Q POMPEI RVF.

434.2 Est. #/Dies: 111 obv./123 rev.


RRC 435 - MESSAL F.
Mint: Rome, 53 B.C.

Moneyer: M. Valerius Messalla(?), Consul Suffectus in 32 B.C.

Obv.: Helmeted bust of Roma facing right. A border of dots. Legend - MESSA F.

Rev.: Curule chair. Below, a scepter with a wreath. A border of dots. Legend - PATR COS.

Est. #/Dies: Less than 10 obv./Less than 11 rev.


RRC 436 - L. VINICI
Mint: Rome, 52 B.C.

Moneyer: L. Vinicius, Consul Suffectus in 33 B.C.

Obv.: Laureate head of Concordia. A border of dots. Legend - CONCORDIAE

Rev.: Victory walking to right. She carries a palm-branched with four wreaths. A border of dots. Legend - L VINICI

Est. #/Dies: Less than 10 obv./less than 11 rev.


RRC 437 - CALDVS IIIVIR
Mint: Rome, 51 B.C.

Moneyer: C. Coelius Caldus, Quaestor in 50 B.C.

Obv.: Head of C. Coelius Caldus, Consul in 94 B.C. A border of dots. Legend - C COEL CALDVS / COS / L D [inscribed on tablet].

Rev.: Head of Sol facing right. Behind, an oval shield with thunderbolts. Before, a Macedonian shield. A border of dots. Legend - CALDVS IIIIVIR
Est. #/Dies: 33 obv./37 rev.


RRC 438 - SER. SVLP.
Mint: Rome, 51 B.C.

Moneyer: Servius Sulpicius Rufus, Senator by 49 B.C., and son of Servius Sulpicius Rufus, Consul in 51 B.C.

Obv.: Laureate male head facing right. Behind head, SER running down. Before head, SVP running upwards. Border of dots.

Rev.: Naval trophy; To right, naked, bound prisoner; To left, clothed figure. Border of dots.

Est. #/Dies: Less than 10 obv./less than 11 rev.


RRC 439 - MARCELLINVS
Mint: Rome, 50 B.C.

Moneyer: P. Cornelius Lentulus Marcellinus, Quaetor in 48 B.C.

Obv.: Head of M. Claudius Marcellus, Consul in 222 B.C.; Behind, triskeles. A border of dots. Legend - MARCELLINVS.

Rev.: Male figure representing M. Claudius Marcellus, Consul in 222 B.C. as he carries trophy into a temple. A border of dots. Legend - MARCELLVS / COS QUINQ.

Est. #/Dies: 30 obv./33 rev.
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