JULIUS CAESAR SILVER DENARIUS – POSTHUMOUS ISSUE OF Q VOCONIUS VITULUS WITH VERISTIC PORTRAIT OF CAESAR – XF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERATORIAL COIN (Inv. 14984)
ROMAN IMPERATORIAL. Julius Caesar, died 44 BC. Posthumous issue in the name of JULIUS CAESAR, 40 BC.
Silver Denarius, 3.91 g., posthumous issue struck by Q. Voconius Vitulus, 40 BC
Obv. DIVI IVLI, laureate head of Caesar right, lituus at left, all within dotted border.
Rev. [Q] VOCONIVS VITVLVS, calf to left, within dotted border.
Cr. 526/2; Syd. 1132; BMC 4308; Sear 329.
NGC graded as XF, Strike 4/5, Surface 3/5, “lt. graffiti”, with an expressive portrait head of Caesar, executed in the Roman “veristic” style popular at that time.