MARC ANTONY AND OCTAVIAN SILVER DENARIUS – DUAL PORTRAIT ISSUE OF M BARBATIUS POLLIO – CHOICE VF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERATORIAL COIN (Inv. 18419)
ROMAN IMPERATORIAL. MARC ANTONY AND OCTAVIAN.
Silver Denarius, 3.89 g, 18 mm. Issue of M. Barbatius Pollio from Ephesus, 41 BC.
Obv. M ANT IMP AVG IIIVIR R P C M BARBAT Q P, bare head of Marc Antony right. Rev: CAESAR IMP PONT IIIVIR R P C, bare head of Octavian right.
Crawford 517/2; Sydenham 1181.
NGC graded CHOICE VF, Strike 4/5, Surface 4/5, “marks”, light gray toning, a historic coin depicting portraits of Antony and Octavian, the final two great adversaries in the Roman Civil War that created the Empire.