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ID:     79001013
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     L. Papius Celsus
Date Ruled:     45 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Weight:     3.56 g
Die Axis:     2 h
Obverse Description:     Head of Juno Sospita right, wearing goat skin headdress
Reverse Legend:     CELSVS III VIR / L. PAPIVS
Reverse Description:     She-wolf standing right, placing stick on fire; on right, eagle standing left, fanning the flames
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 472/1
Reference2:     Sydenham 964
Reference3:     Papia 2
Reference4:     CRI 82
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=127524
Grade:     Good VF, lightly toned, underlying luster, bankersU+2019 mark on obverse
Notes:     Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 1013 Well struck for issue.