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ID:     25-0317
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     L. Cornelius Lentulus and C. Claudius Marcellus
Date Ruled:     49 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     49 BC
Diameter:     21 mm
Weight:     4.09 g
Obverse Description:     Triskeles with winged head of Medusa in centre and corn-ears in the corners.
Reverse Legend:     LENT – MAR – C[OS]
Reverse Description:     Jupiter standing facing, holding thunderbolt in right hand and eagle in left.
Mint:     Apollonia and Asia
Primary Reference:     Crawford 445/1b
Reference3:     Syd 1029a
Reference4:     FFC 645; B. Cornelia 64 and Claudia 9
Photograph Credit:     Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG
Grade:     EF
Notes:     NAC Auction 25 (2003), lot 317. Ex Auctiones sale 13, 1983, 618.