CASSIUS AND SERVILIUS SILVER DENARIUS – SUPER RARE EMISSION WITH CRAB STRUCK IN SUPPORT OF BRUTUS – FINE ROMAN IMPERATORIAL COIN (Inv. 18566)
ROMAN IMPERATORIAL. C. CASSIUS AND M. SERVILIUS.
Silver denarius, 3.43 g, 18 mm. Issue of military mint moving with Brutus and Cassius, 43-42 BC.
Obv. C CASSEI IMP, laureate head of Libertas.
Rev. M SERVILIVS – LEG, crab holding aplustre in its claws, rose and diadem below.
Crawford 505/3; Sydenham, 1313.
Ex Peter Erikson Collection, acquired from Tom Cederlind FPL 141.
Fine, banker’s marks, a substantially worn specimen of a major rarity in the imperatorial series.