M VOLTEIUS SILVER DENARIUS – ISSUE DEPICTING THE CAPITOLINE TEMPLE OF JUPITER OPTIMUS MAXIMUS – AU NGC GRADED ROMAN REPUBLICAN COIN (Inv. 12541)

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ROMAN REPUBLIC. M. VOLTEIUS, 78/75 BC.
Silver AR Denarius, 3.98 g., 17 mm.
Obv. Head of Jupiter right.
Rev. Tetrastyle facade of the Capitoline Temple.
Sydenham 774, Crawford 385/1.
NGC graded AU, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, a great architectural type depicting the most important temple in Rome, that of Jupiter Optimus Maximus on the Capitoline Hill. Today, remnants of the temple’s podium can be seen in the Capitoline Museum in Rome.

 

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