BRUTUS IMPERATOR AR silver denarius. Autumn, 42 BC, shortly before Philippi. Struck by Pedanius Costa, Legate. IMP BRUTUS with military trophy.

Ancient Coins - BRUTUS IMPERATOR AR silver denarius. Autumn, 42 BC, shortly before Philippi. Struck by Pedanius Costa, Legate. IMP BRUTUS with military trophy.
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Marcus Junius BRUTUS AR silver denarius. Imperatorial period following the assassination of Caesar. Struck Summer-Autumn, 42 BC, at a military mint traveling with Brutus and Cassius in Western Asia Minor or Northern Greece. COSTA LEG, laureate head of Apollo right. Reverse - IMP BRVTVS, trophy of arms. Junia 42, Syd 1296, Cr506/2, RCV 1436. 17mm, 3.2g. Rare.

The battle at Philippi a few months after this coin was issued would end disastrously for Brutus and the tyrannicides. Brutus committed suicide shortly after his second, and final, defeat on October 23rd by Marcus Antonius.
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