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ID:     75000899
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     A. Postumius A.F. Sp.N. Albinus
Date Ruled:     96 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 96
Weight:     3.92 g
Die Axis:     8 h
Obverse Legend:     * / ROMA / X
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Apollo right; star of six rays behind, mark of value below chin
Reverse Legend:     A. ALBINVS. S. F
Reverse Description:     The Dioscuri standing left beside their horses, which are standing left, drinking from fountain; crescent to left
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 335/10a
Reference2:     RSC Postumia 5a
Reference3:     Syd 612a
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, toned, old scrapes and cleaning marks, minor edge smoothing
Notes:     Sale: CNG 75, Lot: 899 Rare.