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ID:     59-795
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     P. Plautius Hypsaeus
Date Ruled:     60 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     60 BC
Weight:     4.10 g
Obverse Legend:     P.YPSAE.S.C
Obverse Description:     P.YPSAE·S·C Draped bust of Leuconoe r.; behind, dolphin swimming downwards
Reverse Legend:     C.YPSAE.COS / PRIV / CEPIT
Reverse Description:     Jupiter in quadriga l., holding reins and hurling thunderbolt; in exergue and in field r., C·YPSAE ·COS / PRIV – CEPIT
Primary Reference:     Crawford 420/2a
Reference2:     Plautia 12
Reference3:     Syd 911
Reference4:     SRCV 376
Photograph Credit:     Numismatica Ars Classica
Grade:     EF
Notes:     Minor areas of weakness, otherwise extremely fine