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Perfect Marcus Iunius Brutus Denarius

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Object number
AR2294
Magistrate      Lucius Sestius Albanianus Quirinalis
Sestius served as proquaestor to Brutus in Macedonia, and it was during this proquaestorship that he struck coins.

Value: Denarius

Material: Silver

Details: Diameter: 18 mm, weight: 3.83 g.
Military mint traveling with Brutus in the East, 42 BC

Avers: Veiled and draped bust of Libertas right in wreath of dots
L SESTI PRO Q

Revers: Tripod between ax and simpulum
Q CAEPIO BRVTVS PRO COS

Condition Extremely fine, attractive piece with beautiful patina.

References: Sear 201, BMC 41, Syd. 1290, Bab. 37; Crawford 502/2;

Provenance: Acquired 2017 from Fritz Rudolf Kuenker. Ex Muenzenhandlung Hans Linnartz, Cologne, Germany, acquired 1995.

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