A splendid denariuf of Sextus Pompey
Lot 941
Sextus Pompey, † 35 BC. Denarius (Silver, 19 mm, 3.70 g, 5 h), military mint in Sicily, 37-36. MAG PIVS IMP ITER Bare head of Cn. Pompeius Magnus to right; behind, jug and before, lituus. Rev. PRAEF / CLAS•ET•ORAE / [MAR IT•EX•S•C] Neptune standing left, his foot on prow, between the brothers Anapias and Amphinomus, with their parents on their shoulders. Babelon (Pompeia) 27. Crawford 511/3a. RBW 1785. Sydenham 1344. A most attractive example with beautiful iridescent toning and an excellent portrait. The reverse struck somewhat off center, otherwise, good extremely fine.
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