Julius Caesar AR Denarius "War Elephant & Pontifical Tools" Italy 49 BC gVF
Julius Caesar AR Denarius. Military Mint Traveling With Caesar in Northern Italy 49 BC. Obverse: Elephant advancing right, trampling horned serpent; CAESAR in exergue. Reverse: Pontifical implements: simpulum sprinkler, axe and priest's hat. References: Crawford: 443/1, Sydenham 1006, RSC 49. Size: 18mm, 3.65g. Numismatic Notes: Good VF and an exceptional example of the most popular type for the most famous of all Romans, Julius Caesar! Nice old-collection tone and more appealing in hand!