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ID:     79000855
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     Q. Marcius Libo
Date Ruled:     148 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     As
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     25.51 g
Die Axis:     10 h
Obverse Legend:     I
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of bearded Janus; I (mark of value) above
Reverse Legend:     Q. MARC / LIBO / ROMA
Reverse Description:     Prow of galley right
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 215/2a (citing 32 specimens of all varieties in Paris)
Reference2:     Sydenham 396
Reference3:     BMCRR 702
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, green patina, traces of deposits.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 855 From Collection V.C.