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ID:     711338
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     L. Papius Celsus
Date Ruled:     45 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 45
Weight:     4.15 g
Die Axis:     3 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Juno Sospita right, wearing goat's skin headdress
Reverse Legend:     L. PAPIVS / CELSVS III V[IR]
Reverse Description:     She-wolf standing right, dropping stick on incipient fire while eagle, standing left, fans flames with wings
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 472/1
Reference2:     CRI 82
Reference3:     Sydenham 964
Reference4:     Kestner 3649-3650; BMCRR Rome 4018-4022; Papia 2
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Notes:     Sale: Triton IX, Lot: 1338 ( )