Moneyer issues of Imperatorial Rome. L. Mussidius Longus. Rome, 42 BC

Moneyer issues of Imperatorial Rome. L. Mussidius Longus. Rome, 42 BC

2,150.00

AR Denarius, 3.93g (18.5mm, 11h). Diademed and veiled head of Concordia right; star below chin / Shrine of Venus Cloacina: Circular platform surmounted by two statues of the goddess, each resting right hand on cippus, the platform inscribed CLOACIN and ornamented with trellis-pattern balustrade, flight of steps and portico on left.

Pedigree: From the Andrew McCabe Collection. Ex Numismatica Ars Classica 78 (26 May 2014), lot 748

References: Crawford 494/42b; CRI 188a; Sydenham 1093a; Mussidia 6; Type as RBW 1745

Grade: Lovely iridescent toning and well struck which is difficult for this issue, particularly on the reverse. EF (rr1151 )

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