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ID:     27-0224
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     Opeimius (OPEIMI in monogram)
Date Ruled:     131 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     circa 131 BC
Diameter:     18 mm
Weight:     3.97 g
Obverse Legend:     *
Obverse Description:     Helmeted head of Roma right; * below chin, tripod behind.
Reverse Legend:     M·OPEIM[I] / ROMA
Reverse Description:     Apollo in biga right, holding bow with arrow and reins with quiver over shoulder; M·OPEIM[I] below, ROMA in exergue.
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 254/1
Reference3:     Syd 475
Reference4:     B. Opeimia 16
Photograph Credit:     Numismatica Ars Classica NAC AG
Grade:     EF
Notes:     NAC Auction 27 (2004), lot 224.