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ID:     74000528
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     C. Calpurnius Piso L.F. Frugi
Date Ruled:     61 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 61
Weight:     3.96 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Apollo right; cornucopia behind
Reverse Legend:     C. PISO L F. FRV
Reverse Description:     Naked male figure on horse galloping right, holding whip in right hand, reins in left; strigil above
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 408/1a (O28/R28)
Reference2:     RSC Calpurnia 24h
Reference3:     Sydenham 865c
Reference4:     Kestner - (O3327/R3323; unlisted die combination); BMCRR Rome 3800; Hersh, Piso 70 (O25/R1026)
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     EF, light gray and gold toning
Notes:     Sale: Triton X, Lot: 528 Bold strike in high relief. Ex Leu 77 (11 May 2000), lot 450.