Discover the exquisite allure of history and numismatics with this captivating NGC-certified AU Roman Republic denarius. Immerse yourself in the legacy of ancient Rome as you behold the artistry of this remarkable coin. Feel the weight of the past in your hands. This coin bore witness to the Roman Republic. With its exceptional condition and esteemed certification, this denarius speaks about the prosperity and cultural significance of the Roman Republic.
ROMAN REPUBLIC: L. Calpurnius Piso Frugi, c. 90 BC, AR Denarius (19mm, 4h). NGC AU, brushed. Rome.
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right; XXVIIII behind.
Reverse: L•PISO•FRVGI; horseman galloping right, whip in left hand, reins in right; XXIII above, ROMA monogram below.
Crawford 340/1. Sydenham 660. Calpurnia 12.
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