JULIUS CAESAR SILVER DENARIUS – LIFETIME ISSUE OF MACER ILLUSTRATED IN ALFOELDI’S BOOK – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERATORIAL COIN OF THE 12 CAESARS (Inv. 16689)
ROMAN IMPERATORIAL. JULIUS CAESAR, d. 44 BC.
Silver Denarius, 3.95 g, 20 mm. Issue of P. Sepullius Macer minted in Rome Jan-Feb 44 BC, during Caesar’s lifetime.
Obv. [CAE]SAR IMP, laureate head of Caesar right, star at left.
Rev. P SEPVLLIVS MACER, Venus standing left, holding Victoria and scepter with star at bottom.
Crawford 480/5b; Sydenham 1071.
Published: Alföldi, Caesar in 44 v. Chr. Band 2: Das Zeugnis der Münzen, Type V, 33 (this coin listed and illustrated).
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 3/5, Surface 4/5, an issue from Caesar’s lifetime illustrated in Alföldi’s monograph.
Published: Vilmar Numismatics, Fixed Price List I, lot 96.