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ID:     17368
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     P. Licinius Crassus M.F.
Date Ruled:     55 BC
Metal:     Fourrée
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     B.C. c. 55 - 50
Diameter:     11.1 mm
Weight:     2.93 g
Die Axis:     9 h
Obverse Legend:     SÂ ·C
Obverse Description:     Laureate and diademed head of Venus right, SA ·C behind
Reverse Legend:     PA ·CRASSVSA ·MA ·F
Reverse Description:     Female (Roma?) standing facing holding spear, leading horse by bridal left, cuirass and shield at feet
Mint:     illegal
Primary Reference:     Crawford 430/1
Reference2:     Sydenham 929
Reference3:     RSC Licinia 18 (Rome mint 55 B.C.)
Reference4:     cf. SRCV 394
Photograph Credit:     FORUM ANCIENT COINS
Grade:     aF