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ID:     79000844
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     A. Terentius Varo [VARO]
Date Ruled:     169-158 BC
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     As
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 169-158
Weight:     28.09 g
Die Axis:     9 h
Obverse Legend:     I
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of bearded Janus; I (mark of value) above
Reverse Legend:     I / VARO
Reverse Description:     Prow of galley right; I (mark of value) to right, VARO monogram above
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 185/1
Reference2:     Sydenham 364
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/Coin.aspx?CoinID=127355
Grade:     Good VF, green patina, some red and earthen highlights, areas of minor roughness and smoothing.
Notes:     Sale: CNG 79, Lot: 844 From Collection V.C.