Denarius - Gnaeus Pompeius M•POBLICI•LEG PRO•PR / CN•MAGNVS•IMP

Features

Country Roman Republic (ancient) (Rome)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 46 BC - 45 BC
Value Denarius (1)
Currency Denarius of 16 Asses (141 – 27 BC)
Composition Silver
Weight 3.97 g
Diameter 19 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 66851
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References RCV I# 1384,
David R. Sear; 2000. Roman Coins and Their Values / Volume 1. The Republic and the Twelve Caesars 280 BC-AD 96. Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
RSC# 1,
Herbert A. Seaby, David R. Sear, Robert Loosley; 1978. Roman Silver Coins / Volume 1. The Republic to Augustus (3rd edition). Numismatic Fine Arts Intl, London, United Kingdom.
And 4 more volumes.
BMC RR# 72
Herbert Appold Grueber; 1910. Coins of the Roman Republic in the British Museum / Volume 1. Aes Rude, Aes Signatum, Aes Grave, and Coinage of Rome from B.C. 268. British Museum, London, United Kingdom.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Head of Roma right, wearing Corinthian helmet; before and behind, inscription.
Bead and reel border.

Lettering: M•POBLICI•LEG PRO•PR

Translation:
Marcus Poblicius Legatus Pro Praetor
(Marcus Poblicius, Legate Propraetor)

Reverse

Hispania standing right, with shield slung on back, holding two spears in left hand and with right hand giving palm-branch to Pompeian soldier standing left on prow of galley; below and on right, inscription.
Border of dots.

Lettering: CN•MAGNVS•IMP

Translation:
Gnaeus Magnus Imperator
(Emperor Gnaeus Magnus)

Edge

Gross

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (46 BC - 45 BC)  Spain, probably Corduba mint - RRC#469/1a, CRR#1035a

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