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Octavian 43-27 B.C. Dupondius (?) Southern Italian mint (?) Fair

Ancient Coins - Octavian 43-27 B.C. Dupondius (?) Southern Italian mint (?) Fair
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AE Dupondius (?) 12.20g. 30mm. 38 B.C. Southern Italian mint (?)

Bare head of Octavian, r., CAESAR before, DIVI F behind.

Wreathed head of Julius Caesar, r., DIVOS before, IVLIVS behind.

CRI 308; Crawford 535/2

Glossy, chocolate-brown patina.

Porous. Some smoothing and strengthening of details.

The portrayal of Julius Caesar on this series had tremendous propaganda value for Octavian, showing him as the son and heir of the popular Caesar, while he campaigned against Pompey.


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Prix SKU: AC82177
US$ 129.00
  • € 117.54
  • £ 104.46
  • AUD 194.40
  • CHF 124.59
  • CAD 178.47

Cotation au: 05/27/20

Envoi depuis: United States