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ID:     75000922
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     L. Papius Celsus
Date Ruled:     45 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     3.91 g
Die Axis:     4 h
Obverse Legend:     TR[IVMPVS]
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Triumphus right; trophy over shoulder
Reverse Legend:     L PAPIVS / CELSVS III VIR
Reverse Description:     She-wolf standing right, placing stick on fire; on right, eagle standing left, fanning the flames
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 472/2
Reference2:     Sydenham 965
Reference3:     Papia 3
Reference4:     CRI 83
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, gold-gray toning, hints of iridescence, faint scratch under tone, eagle flatly struck.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 922