Roman Republic Denarius 82 BC

Ancient Coins - Roman Republic Denarius 82 BC
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3.84g

Light bend in the flan

Obv: Bust of Apollo right

Rev: "[L C]ENSOR" the satyr Marsysa standing left with a wine skin over his shoulder and a column behind.

This reverse type refers to a musical contest between Apollo and Marsysa.  The results were disastrous for Marsysa.

Marcia 24

Price SKU: 020513
US$ 65.00
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