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ID:     r8
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     L. Rubrius Dossenus [DOSSEN]
Date Ruled:     87 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Quinarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     87 BC
Diameter:     15 mm
Weight:     1.75 g
Die Axis:     4.5 h
Obverse Legend:     DOSSEN
Obverse Description:     Laureate bust of Neptune right, with trident over the shoulder. Behind DOSSEN downwards. Border of dots
Reverse Legend:     L. RVBRI
Reverse Description:     Victory standing right, holding wreath and palm leaf in left hand, raising the right hand. Before, garlanded altar with snake coiled around. Behind, L. RVBI downwards, border of dots.
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 348/4
Photograph Credit:     GC Stevens
Source:     private collection
Grade:     VF/VF