A very attractive denarius of L. Hostilius Saserna
Lot 926
L. Hostilius Saserna, 48 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.72 g, 9 h), Rome. Bearded male head with wild hair and long plaited beard to right; cloak around neck and Gallic shield behind. Rev. L•HOSTILIVS - SASERN Nude Gallic warrior, holding shield with his left hand and hurling spear with his right, standing left in a galloping biga being driven to right by a seated charioteer holding a whip. Babelon (Hostilia) 2. Crawford 448/2a. RBW 1569. Sydenham 952. Bright and clear. Struck from somewhat worn dies, otherwise, good very fine.
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250 CHF
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1800 CHF
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Closing time: 30-Jun-19, 15:37:00 CEST
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