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ID:     79000871
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     L. Aurelius Cotta
Date Ruled:     105 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Serrate Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 105
Weight:     3.82 g
Die Axis:     8 h
Obverse Legend:     *
Obverse Description:     Draped bust of Vulcan right, wearing laureate pileus; behind, mark of value above tongs; all within wreath
Reverse Legend:     L┬ĚCOT / M
Reverse Description:     Eagle standing on thunderbolt, head left; M in right field; all within laurel wreath
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 314/1c
Reference2:     Aurelia 21b
Reference3:     Sydenham 577a
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 871